Phillies starter Hans Crouse gave up a home run to Cole Tucker on his first major league pitch and Philadelphia's playoff hopes took a hit Sunday with a 6-0 loss to Max Kranick and the Pittsburgh Pirates. The Phillies, who had won five in a row, began the day trailing NL East-leading Atlanta by 1 1/2 games. Philadelphia visits the Braves for a three-game series starting Tuesday night.
SNY NFL Insider Ralph Vacchiano says the untimely mistakes by the New York Giants cost them a win against the Falcons, which does not bode well for New York when you look at the difficulty of their upcoming schedule.
The Biden administration still has billions available in other pandemic relief.