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Saturday is the early favorite for worst Philly sports day of the year.

Upon waking up, we were treated to news that Chase Utley received a cortisone shot in his knee, an action that firmly cemented his tendinitis as an injury we should worry about.

A few hours later, the Flyers lost (at home) their third game in a row.

Shortly after that, while Villanova was hanging tough in a must win game against Pitt, news broke that Domonic Brown, the biggest wild card for the 2011 Phillies season, broke his hand.

An hour later, Villanova completed their late season collapse, losing to Pitt, 60-50.

Some day.

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