"We encourage everyone to take the appropriate precautions to minimize the risk of exposure to West Nile virus through the bite of an infected mosquito".
There were 39 confirmed cases of West Nile in humans in 2018 and 40 positive mosquito tests reported to Public Health. Public Health says the first human case of virus in the city past year was reported on July 27. Those who get sick develop symptoms two to 15 days later.
Charlie Manuel has replaced John Mallee as hitting coach
Manager Gabe Kapler, who is under contract through next season, appears safe, though he will come under review after the season. Jim Salisbury of NBCS Philadelphia hinted at a major coaching change coming to the Phillies after a 2-5 west coast trip.
Mike Perry in hospital after UFC Uruguay fight
It was a lengthy surgery since Perry had previous fractures in his nose that needed to be taken care of, ESPN reported. Perry underwent successful nose surgery in Uruguay on Sunday, his manager Abraham Kawa told ESPN .
Perseid Meteor Show Peaks Tonight
According to AMS, the shower will be at its strongest intensity during the Monday night, into the early hours of Tuesday. Perseids are named after the son of Perseus from the Greek mythology as they hail from the constellation of Perseus.