The Phillies won their final game of the Major League Baseball first half, knocking off the the Mets in New York, 8-3. The Pirates also got a win, besting the visiting Milwaukee Brewers, 6-5.
Tonight, Bucs first baseman Josh Bell will participate in MLB’s Home Run Derby. Other sluggers taking part include Oakland’s Matt Chapman, Houston’s Alex Bregman, Toronto rookie Vladimir Guerrero, Jr., Cleveland’s Carlos Santana, Atlanta’s Ronald Acuna, Jr and New York Mets first baseman Peter Alonso.
The United States won its second straight FIFA Women’s World Cup with a 2-0 win over The Netherlands. The win was the fourth overall for the Americans.
Justin Haley took the weather-shortened checkered flag at NASCAR’S Coke Zero Sugar 400 in Daytona yesterday. William Byron ran second, Jimmie Johnson third.
And 20-year-old Matthew Wolff drained a 26-foot eagle on the final hole to take a one-stroke win in just his third pro tournament, weeks after winning the NCAA championship with Oklahoma State. Wolff shot -21 to take the 3M Open title.