The Fightin Phils (86-49) rallied back after trailing 5-2 to the Portland Sea Dogs (53-80) to win 7-6 on Tuesday night. Reading scored three runs in the bottom of the seventh after Portland took a 6-4 lead in the top of the seventh. The Fightins magic number is five to clinch the Eastern Division.
Former All-Pro linebacker Jeremiah Trotter and longtime play-by-play announcer Merrill Reese will be inducted into the Eagles Hall of Fame on November 28, when the team hosts the Green Bay Packers on Monday Night Football. Eagles Chairman/CEO Jeffrey Lurie made the announcement at tonight’s Taking Flight for Autism event at Lincoln Financial Field.