ON THIS DATE: SIXERS DOC’S 30,000TH POINT, PHILS SCHMIDT’S 4 HR’S!

On this date in Philly sports: Mike Schmidt hits four homers; Dr. J reaches 30,000 points — Bs.Mari has joined the Gunners from Flamengo on loan for the rest of the season.He had previously been with Manchester City before moving to Brazil, but made zero first- target for Arsenal.Arsenal are looking to Matviyenko to shore … Read more ON THIS DATE: SIXERS DOC’S 30,000TH POINT, PHILS SCHMIDT’S 4 HR’S!

JAHLIL OKAFOR MAY BE AN EX-SIXER BY END OF BUSINESS TODAY!

The Sixers are trying to get a deal done to trade center Jahlil Okafor by tonight. The Sixers on Saturday acknowledged engaging in trade talks — Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype reported the team informed Okafor that they’ts Napoli can win the Serie A title this season.The defender left Roma for Napoli earlier this month.Manolas said, “II … Read more JAHLIL OKAFOR MAY BE AN EX-SIXER BY END OF BUSINESS TODAY!

I’M NOT DEFENSIVE — HINKIE EXECUTED HIS VISION IN THE DRAFT

By Art Beitchman, DOCBLOG As the dust begins to settle on the 2014 NBA draft — and with Daily News columnist Ed Rendell still dreaming about Doug McDermott and his DN colleague Dick Jerardi pissingth SER Catalunya, Arteta was asked about almost leaving City – first to take the Arsenal job in 2018 and second … Read more I’M NOT DEFENSIVE — HINKIE EXECUTED HIS VISION IN THE DRAFT

OLD FRIEND SAYS SO LONG TO PHILS GREAT JIM BUNNING, DEAD AT 85

Jim Bunning’s old Phillies manager Gene Mauch called him 200 pounds of pride. He was proud that over an 11-season stretch, he never missed a start. “They wrote down my name and I went to the post,” Bunning said. And he once struck out Ted Williams three times in one game! Alas, even legends must … Read more OLD FRIEND SAYS SO LONG TO PHILS GREAT JIM BUNNING, DEAD AT 85

WHY PHILS SHOULD MAKE SERIOUS OFFER TO FA STEPHEN STRASBURG!

Stephen Strasburg has tormented the Phillies for years (14-2, 2.58 ERA). Now, he's available. It will take much more advics City’s top brass have met with Juventus sporting director Fabio Paratici in London to discuss the signing of Joao Cancelo. City and Juve have mulled over a £44million deal for Cancelo, which could see Danilo … Read more WHY PHILS SHOULD MAKE SERIOUS OFFER TO FA STEPHEN STRASBURG!

HELLICKSON COUGHS UP 4-0 LEAD AS BRAVES BEAT PHILLIES 8-4

Freddie Freeman hit a tie-breaking RBI double in the ninth, Matt Kemp the pressure at Old Trafford.Mata has spoken to the Telegraph about the added pressure and expectation that comes with players for United.“You journalists speak more about United than other clubs, right?” he said.“That’s something I realised frohad four RBIs and the Braves beat … Read more HELLICKSON COUGHS UP 4-0 LEAD AS BRAVES BEAT PHILLIES 8-4

MACHADO’S 2019 GLOVES ARE BLACK AND WHITE: CHISOX-BOUND?

Check out Manny Machado&#39ted Barcelona failed to come up with a firm offer for Rodrigo Moreno last week.Rodrigo was Barca’s top target for the January market as they sought cover to 2023.The Dutch international was linked with a number of Europe’s top clubs this summer, with Bayern Munich and Manchester United among those reportedly interested … Read more MACHADO’S 2019 GLOVES ARE BLACK AND WHITE: CHISOX-BOUND?