The Red Bulls managed to tie the New England Revolution 2-2 after falling behind 2-0 in the first half. But even though they avoided a loss, the team is still fighting for a playoff spot. Forward Thierry Henry didn't play due to a "balky Achilles."
Sure, the Mets had a 9-7 lead going into the eighth inning against the Brewers. But in the ninth, as the NY Times reports, Mets reliever Jason Isringhausen promptly loaded the bases and walked in a run. Manny Acosta replaced Isringhausen and gave up a run-scoring single to Prince Fielder and another single to Casey McGehee, resulting in two more runs for Milwaukee." Milwaukee won 11-9.
What? Another A.J. Burnett implosion? Colored us not shocked. In one-and-two-thirds innings, Burnett gave up seven runs to the Twins. The Yankees lost to Minnesota 9-4.
The Seattle Storm beat the New York Liberty 63-62, and the Liberty are complaining about the refereeing. Coach John Whisenant said of a Storm player stripping a ball from Essence Carson and not getting called out, "The official choked the last play. They were trying to foul and he choked. There is not a whole lot you can do about that."