Simply put, Phillies found a way to win
After being stymied for most of first eight innings, Phils came alive offensively in ninth
PHILADELPHIA -- They spent eight innings doing their best to turn Opening Day euphoria into panic on the Broad Street Subway.
They fell four runs down to a pitcher they'd once booted out of their very own door. They forgot to score a run while Cy Young was on the mound. The middle-inning underbelly of their bullpen turned a one-run game into a four-run game. And let's just say all this wasn't exactly unfolding in the middle of a meteorological paradise.
But then an amazing thing happened ...
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