Heading to the dish for his fifth plate appearance Monday evening at the South Philadelphia super site, 10th and Bigler streets, Dylan Edmonds-Carty had figured the attempt would end like its predecessors, all bases on balls.
Knowing he will always encounter talented foes, Albert Baur decided long ago never to make himself an additional adversary through excessive worry.
Ss. Neumann-Goretti High School senior Todd Townsend finished seventh among 17 participants in the High School Boys' 400 m Hurdles Championship at the Penn Relays on Saturday with a time of 54.56.
Left-handed pitcher Jesse Biddle, a former Philadelphia Senator, set a Reading Phillies record Monday night by striking out 16 Harrisburg National batters.