Cities split NFL-Series double dip
Eagles rout New York Giants before Phils fall to Yanks
PHILADELPHIA -- Sunday figured to be one of the most memorable days in Philadelphia sports history. With both the Eagles and Phillies hosting rivals from New York -- the latter in the World Series -- the range of possibilities was wider than the distance separating these two northeastern meccas.In the end, Philadelphia fans had to settle for a split, and probably not the one they would have chosen.
Tim Britton is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.