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Rockies make all the right moves

Colorado evens series by beating Phils in game dominated by strategy

Originally Published: October 8, 2009
By Jayson Stark | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- It was the kind of October baseball game only Anatoly Karpov, Garry Kasparov and the late, great Bobby Fischer could have truly appreciated.

It wasn't just a baseball game. It was one part chess match, one part October classic and one part very crazy episode of "Dancing With The Starters."

To tell you the Rockies won this madcap, 3-hour-and-41-minute adventure 5-4 doesn't begin to describe it. To tell you they've evened their National League Division Series with the ...

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