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Dodgers' Josh Beckett pitches no-hitter against Phillies

...Cincinnati on Oct. 6, 2010.In 1988, Pascual Perez of the Expos held the Phillies hitless for five innings at Veterans Stadium before the game was stopped because of rain. A Major League Baseball committee later ruled that no-hitters of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-05-25/dodgers-josh-beckett-pit
Army looking to end skid vs. Navy

...stretches back to 1890. It only seems like the Black Knights haven't won in 122 years. Army last beat Navy in 2001 at Veterans Stadium. The Vet has since been toppled.? There will be an Army-Navy tailgate party beginning at 10:30 this morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2012-12-07/army-looking-end-skid-vs-
Vick vows to become part of solution

...injured his neck and had to be carried off the field in 1999. They behaved so badly that a courtroom was set up at old Veterans Stadium to handle arrests. But the City of Brotherly Love is where Vick will make his comeback attempt. "I think everybody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/15/pro_544546.shtml
NFL
Rain may delay 45-year-old's Series debut

...World Series is in Philadelphia for the first time since Game 5 in 1993. Curt Schilling shut out the Blue Jays at Veterans Stadium that night, but Toronto took the title in Game 6 on Joe Carter's ninth-inning homer off Mitch "Wild Thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/25/bas_480799.shtml
Baseball
Red Sox, Cubs highlight All-Star rosters

...All-Star game will get home-field advantage in the World Series. The AL has not lost an All-Star game since 1996 at Veterans Stadium. Since then, the AL has won 10 and tied one. "It's not so much getting everyone in the game anymore. This...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/07/bas_464766.shtml
Baseball
Yankee Stadium to see red

...found a winning formula lately, going 10-0-1 since the National League last won in 1996 at Philadelphia's old Veterans Stadium. "We're making sure we're doing our homework," said NL manager Clint Hurdle, of the Colorado Rockies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/06/bas_464658.shtml
Baseball
'Invincible' is real charmer, thanks to good story, actors

...Having lost the last game of the previous dismal season, 31-0, to the Cincinnati Bengals in a dreary, snowy Veterans Stadium, they had nothing left to lose, right? Hundreds showed up. One guy made it: Vince Papale, a lifelong Eagles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/24/mov_93655.shtml
Movies
Phillies top Reds

...his first against the Phillies since he started for the New York Yankees on July 16, 2001, at now-demolished Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia.... Reds right-hander David Weathers celebrated his 36th birthday and rookie catcher Miguel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/26/bas_6194.shtml
Baseball
Eagles fans earned their Boo Birds rep

...even Gov. Ed Rendell played a role in the misbehavior when he bet fellow fans in the rambunctious 700 level of Veterans Stadium that they couldn't reach the field with snowballs. Rendell, then the city's district attorney, made good on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/30/pro_441375.shtml
NFL
Vick can't do it alone in NFC title game loss

...years ago, the Falcons' surprising postseason run also ended in Philadelphia with a 20-6 loss in now-demolished Veterans Stadium. In that one, Vick threw two interceptions and the Falcons failed to score a touchdown. Fast forward two years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/24/pro_440848.shtml
NFL