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Phillies 6, Astros 5

Phillies 6, Astros 5

PHILADELPHIA — Ryan Howard's two-out grand slam capped a five-run rally in the eighth that lifted the Phillies. Carlos Ruiz opened the inning with a double and was immediately singled home by Cody Asche. Ben Revere and Jimmy Rollins singled to load the bases, and Howard sent a 3-and-2 pitch over the wall in center. Chris Carter hit two homers and drove in four for Houston, which lost its eighth straight in Philadelphia.

Phillies 6, Astros 5 08/07/14 [Last modified: Thursday, August 7, 2014 10:30pm]
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