Google Data Shows Phillies Gaining on Eagles in Popularity

Plus a puppy rescue in Chester County, trashy Jersey Shore (not the TV show) and more of what Philly's talking about this morning

Phillies vs. Eagles. Google marketing metrics that track what people search for show that the Phillies could overtake the Eagles when it comes to digital love from locals. The NFL lockout is giving the baseball team an edge. [Fox 29]

Flyers Lead Sabres With Win Last Night. Brian Boucher is a rock star, and Nik Zherdev scores a goal. Game 4 is Wednesday. [700 Level, Inquirer]

Charles Ramsey at Today’s White House Meeting? He’s invited, along with Arnold Schwarzenegger and Michael Bloomberg, for a discussion about immigration. [AP]

Puppy Rescue in Malvern. More than 50 puppies were taken from a Chester County woman who could be charged with running an illegal kennel. She says she was not cruel to the animals. [CBS 3]

Jersey Shore or Country’s Largest Flea Market? According to Clean Ocean Action, volunteers collected a half million pieces of trash from NJ beaches in 2010. Among the items: a beer keg and a duck caller. [Fox 29]

The Stink Bugs Are Coming. The National Wildlife Federation says there’s going to be a big invasion soon. Says one local exterminator, “”Some people get a few stinkbugs. Some people get them in the thousands.” [] If that’s not enough to make your skin itch, check out our special report on all things crawly here.