Final: Marlins 5 - Phillies 4
Losing Pitcher: Jonathan Papelbon (2-3) - 1.0 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 1 K
Save: Steve Cishek (35)
- Chase Utley put up the only extra-base hit for the Phillies today going 1-for-5 with a double, an RBI and a run scored.
- Ben Revere added two hits on the day to raise his batting average to .309. Revere also scored a run and stole his 44th and 45th bases of the season.
- Ryan Howard had a solid day at the plate going 2-for-3 with a walk and a run scored.
- Maikel Franco drove in his fifth career run with an RBI single in the third inning.
- Freddy Galvis had a strong game in place of Jimmy Rollins going 1-for-3 at the plate with a walk and a run scored.
- Jonathan Papelbon blew his first save since July 22nd.
- The Phillies went 3-for-17 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base.
- Enrique Hernandez had a strong game for the Marlins going 1-for-3 with a walk, a home run, an RBI and two runs scored.
- Christian Yelich added two hits at the top of the Marlins order going 2-for-4 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored.
- Jarrod Saltalamacchia went 2-for-4 with a double, the only extra-base hit for Miami.
- The Marlins scored four runs in the top of the ninth to take a 5-4 lead.
- The Marlins went 3-for-9 with runners in scoring position and left eight runners on base.
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