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m dvr service for 2 years. all with a 2-year agreement. switch now at fiosgigabit.com. jeff skversky has a check on sports. and the phillies win two in a row. has to be a typo. >> it actually happened. >> really? >> yeah. >> it's been a while. >> first time since the end of april. five and a half weeks. unbelievable. finally. a giant wakeup call for the phillys. win back-to-back games for the first time in five and a half weeks thanks to odubel herrera who looks wide awake following his benching. tied the career high yesterday with 3 rbis. does it again today. in the fifth, takes a swing.
like a bull. solo homer. giants come back to take the lead. not for long. next up in the seventh, herrera again, has the most doubles among center fielders in baseball. more than mike trout. high fives all around. and then maikel franco, to right center and gone. just his second homer over the last month. the solo shot puts the phills back on top. and later in the evening, freddy galvis, his second of the game. and he does it from both sides of the plate. hasn't happened in six years. a round of applause for the phillys. they win 9-7. they've won two in a row for the first time since the end of april. >> hopefully this is the -- winning this series is what we needed to, you know, give us a spark and take it into atlanta. >> i think the team is doing much better. i think the offense, we are putting stuff together right now. and the pitching, they have been pitching good the last couple of days. we have to keep doing it and try
to play like a team and stay together. >> if lebron james has a weakness, it's game one of the nba finals. but the guy, yes, he knows how to rebound. lost three-straight game ones only to go on to win the nba title. a win in game two tonight would go a long way. lebron and the cavs looking to get even in game two against the warriors. ties a finals record with his eighth triple double. he puts up 29 points. cavs drop as many as six. but check out steph curry stepping around lebron. unreal. in the third. look at this? curry with a triple double as well. including 32 points. warriors win 132-113. they have outscored the cavs by 41 so far, taking a 2-0 series lead. golden state is 14-0 in the playoffs. that is a record. game three wednesday on 6abc. hey, eagles fans, do you want jeremy maclin back on your team? lesean mccoy does.
he wants to team up with maclin again and he told him just that. mccoy is taking a swing at recruiting maclin at buffalo. he said today at his charity softball tournament in upstate new york, he has been talking to maclin since he was cut on friday. and the bills back says don't be surprised if it happens. they played six years together in philly. >> not to brag, but i was the first guy he talked to when the news broke. and i kind of understand. i have been there. i mean, he was hurt. but i played with him, man. i know the guys in the locker room. i know he could help us out tremendously. so i have done my recruiting already. don't be surprised if it happens. >> could the eagles use him? should they bring back j-mac? tonight on sports sunday, mike joins me live in studio at 11:45. an absolute monster. jimmie johnson is so dominant, not even a last second last
place start can keep the nascar star from driving away from the checkered flag in dover. johnson makes an an approved gear change this morning, bumped to the back. david regan's car catches fire, three to go. go is into caution and overtime. come out in ot, johnson passes kyle larson from the lead. and a monster mess behind the leaders. unreal, jimmie johnson awarded the win. a record 11th w in dover. it's hard to play and win down the shore, but ikyung with the eye of the tiger. three birdies keeps anna nordqvist from becoming the first three peat chance. the former rookie of the year wins in galloway township. and winning the division ii national championship, beating
university of california san diego. it's west chester's second national championship in school history. both have come within the last six years. how did they celebrate? well, the golden rams jumped in the stadium pool and went nuts. >> why not? >> why not? cool off. up next on action news, stories of heroism and heart ache. learning today how people came together to help others during the london terror attack. also, a long life well-lived. the birthday celebration for the area's newest goldman sachs was one of those companies whose illegal activity helped destroy our economy...
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returning to one of our top stories tonight, the london terror attack. amid the horrific brutality, we saw the worst of humanity, but also the best as many people came together just to help. we get that part of the story from abc's eva pilgrim. >> reporter: tonight, chilling stories of survival and selflessness. >> all i could see was one man at the front with a pool of blood forming. >> reporter: mark trying to help a man caught in the cross fire as police try to take down the suspects. >> i took off my belt and myself and the other man put the belt around sort of his head to apply pressure and stop the bleeding. >> reporter: and the man who took this video of terrorists inching closer to packed bars
and restaurants, british journalist jeff huff, trying to fend out of the terrorists attacking a bouncer. stabbed in the neck, but recovering tonight coordinate his colleagues at the sunday express who are calling him our hero. survivors recalling moments of bravery. >> get under whatever they can. get low. and opposite, there's this guy who is throwing a table at somebody. heroic guy that saw what was happening and just bombarded these terrible, cowardly people. >> reporter: among the dozens injured, marie and her boyfriend, oliver. brett freeman stabbed four times, posting this photo. and a waitress stabbed in the neck amid the chaos. londoners rushing to help. what was that response like? >> i think within 20 seconds you had at least ten people around him. >> reporter: taxi drivers turned heroes. >> i said, look, i'm going to try to hit him. i'm going to try to knock him down. he was just randomly stabbing people. >> the taxi driver came toward
finally tonight, we want to wish a very happy birthday to a man from wilmington celebrating his 100th birthday. al popec celebrated surrounded by family and friends. he was a veteran of world war ii. his actual birthday is june 6th, the anniversary of d-day. which according to the family stood for daddy day in the family home. he is a loyal viewer who is on avid fan of meteorologist cecily tynan. from us here at action news, including cecily, happy birthday, al. action news sports sunday is next. action news continues at 4:30 tomorrow morning with david murphy, tamala edwards. now from melissa mcgee, jeff skversky, sarah bloomquist and the entire action news, i'm walter perez. have a great week ahead.
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♪ tonight on sports sunday: the phillies have been a giant mess until the little bulls big weekend. >> that is the third extra base hit of the day for odubel herrera, fifth in two games. >> should the eagles catch a familiar face on the free agent market? jeremy maclin is available. plus the sixers would have a ball come draft night. sports sunday starts right here, right now. >> this is action news sports sunday. sponsored by audi. >> finally, a series win. the phillies have been a giant disappointment until the last two days. i'm jeff skversky with mike. things have been so