Win: Jonathan Papelbon (1-0) - 1 IP, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K
Loss: Fernando Abad (0-2) - 0.2 IP - 1 R, 1 ER, 3 H, 0 BB,1 K
X-Factor: Ryan Howard - Howard had himself a game. He hit a towering home run in the second inning to tie the game for the Phillies as he deposited the ball into the second deck in right field. He went 3-for-3 with a run scored, two RBI, and a walk. The home run was his first since May 29th against the Boston Red Sox. Entering tonight, he was hitting .306/.400/.449 in the month of June.
- Jonathan Papelbon blew his first save of the season as Chad Tracy hit a game-tying home run with two-outs, two-strikes in the ninth.
- Domonic Brown knocked home Ben Revere for the game winning run in the bottom of the ninth.
- Michael Young hit his third triple of the season.
- Delmon Young hit his sixth double of the season which drove in two Phillies.
- Jimmy Rollins stole two bases while Ben Revere stole a base of his own.
- Former Phillies OF Jayson Werth threw Ryan Howard out at third base after he rounded third too aggressively.
Cliff Lee is on the mound tomorrow night for the Phillies as they take on the Nationals at 7:05 pm at Citizens Bank Park.
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