Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/19/14
WASHINGTON --What started as a pitcher's duel turned into dual bullpen fiascos for the Nationals and Mets before including the latest entry in the growing lore of Bryce Harper. The 19-year-old Harper's hustling triple drove home the tying run in the 10th inning and Ryan Zimmerman eventually scored the game-winner on a wild pitch in the same inning as Washington Nationals rallied twice after blowing a ninth-inning lead for a 5-4 win over the New York Mets on Tuesday night. "You live for those kinds of games. Playing at a young age, you always dream about playing in a close game like that," said Harper. "You're just trying to battle to the end with all your guys and that's what our team does." This specific game zipped along over the first eight innings before the final two took nearly as long to complete. Both teams lost leads in the ninth inning and traded advantages in the final frame as the running time crawled past the three-hour mark. For those from the crowd 26,342 tha...
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