Dodgers are glad to face Phillies instead of Eagles

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You’d expect the Philadelphia Phillies crowds to be enthusiastic when the Dodgers come to town for Games 1 and 2 or the National League Championship Series Thursday and Friday.

Philadelphia fans always are.

But the hearts of most Philadelphians truly lie with the Eagles.

According to television ratings, almost twice as many people in the Philadelphia market watched the Eagles’ NFL regular-season game Sunday that went up against the Phillies’ playoff game against Milwaukee.

-- Randy Harvey