The Daily Numbers for Friday, April 25

The Daily Numbers: 2 more shootings in the city of Chester, 1 of them fatal.

22, age of man shot as he drove his Dodge Durango in Sun Village.

21, age of man critically wounded in shooting in West End Thursday afternoon.

200 people who showed up at the City Council session Wednesday night to protest violence in the city.

16 homicides in the county so far in 2014.

9 of them have occurred in Chester; and all of those have been committed with a gun.

4 incidents of sexual assault probed on campus of West Chester University.

2 dugouts at DCCC named for Denny Ryan and Rick Armes, 2 members of original baseball team from 1971.

0 change in the stock market yesterday. It closed at the exact same number, 16,501.65.

480 million dollar profit posted by American Airlines.

329,000 people now receiving jobless benefits.

2 popes who will be canonized on Sunday.

3 of 4 wins in Los Angeles for the Phillies.

7-3 win last night for Phils, who again rallied in 9th inning for win.

2 run double by Carlos Ruiz the key hit.

11-11 mark for the Phils, who scratched back to .500 mark.

2 runs on 10 hits given up by Kyle Kendrick, who went 5 and 2/3 innings.

5.64 ERA for Phils bullpen going into last night’s game. Not good.

7:15, that is the last 7 minutes, 15 seconds of Game 3 played by Flyers goalie Steve Mason. He’ll be between the pipes tonight for Game 4.

2-1 Rangers advantage in the series.

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No, it’s not a must game tonight for the Flyers. But if they lose and go down 3-1, the next game will be. I Don’t Get It: Just hours after a huge public demonstration again violence in city, 2 more shootings rocked the city, one of them fatal.

Today’s Upper: Kudos to the Villanova women, who captured the women’s distance medley at the Penn Relays yesterday.

Quote Box:
“We are in turmoil. We need leadership to come in here to help curb the violence.” - George Benson, father of a murder victim in Chester whose case remains unsolved.