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Former Eagles coach Ryan dies at 82

Former Eagles coach Buddy Ryan dies at 82

Buddy Ryan, who coached the Eagles for five seasons and is considered one of the greatest defensive masterminds in NFL history, has died at the age of 82.

Russell pitches well IronPigs still lose 1-0

James Russell pitches well, but IronPigs lose second-straight game

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs (45-34) dropped a 1-0 heartbreaker to the Columbus Clippers (42-37) on Tuesday night at Coca-Cola Park.

Marciniak remembers Pat Summitt

Local hoops legend Michelle Marciniak remembers Pat Summitt

Former Central Catholic standout Michelle Marciniak talked to 69 News on Tuesday about the passing of her college coach - women's basketball icon Pat Summitt.

Reading high school basketball preparing for Global Academy

Reading High Basketball preparing for Global Academy

Reading is known for playing top-notch competition and that will continue when they welcome an international All-Star team named Global Academy.

Cozens helping pace Fightin Phils offense

Cozens, Pinto selected to MLB Futures Game

A pair of Reading Fightin Phils have been selected to play in next month's MLB All-Star Futures Game.

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Reading blows late lead, Portland avoids sweep

Reading Fightin Phils

The Reading Fightin Phils (53-23) lost Sunday’s finale to the Portland Sea Dogs (27-47) by a score of 9-8. A three-run home run by Nate Freiman in the bottom of the eighth gave Portland the lead and eventual win. Reading leads the season-series 10-6 despite losing on Sunday.

IronPigs rally for sweep at Durham and share of first place

IronPigs rally to sweep of Durham and share of first place

Nick Williams tied the game with two outs in the ninth inning. The IronPigs scored two runs in the 10th and Lehigh Valley completed a sweep at Durham, 3-2, on Sunday night.

Nola struggles again, Giants walk-off against Phillies

Bruce Bochy's 800th victory as Giants manager was anything but typical.

Three blown leads, four hit batters, a rare shaky outing from Johnny Cueto, and back-to-back doubles in the ninth inning by two seldom-used players that provided the winning run.

Velasquez to start for Phillies Monday

Velasquez to start for Phillies Monday

After making a rehab start in Reading last week, that's all Vince Velasquez needed in his recovery from a biceps strain.

Temple basketball icon Hal Lear dies at 81

Temple University basketball legend Hal Lear died at the age of 81 Saturday.

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