Phillies defy the odds -- again
Carlos Ruiz and Raul Ibanez deliver big blows, bullpen hangs on
LOS ANGELES -- In October, they must burn all the history books. In October, the insane turns sane. In October, "The Twilight Zone" is always on the air.
For your approval, we submit Game 1 of the National League Championship Series as irrefutable proof.
Along the 4-hour-and-2-minute trail that led to Phillies 8, Dodgers 6, on a wild Thursday night at Chavez Ravine, what exactly made sense out there, anyway?
Stuff happened that never happened all year. Home runs flew through ...
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NLCS GAME 1: PHILLIES 8, DODGERS 6
The Phillies opened their National League Championship Series rematch with the Dodgers by winning an 8-6 slugfest at Dodger Stadium.