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Ryan Howard’s first inning sac fly started the scoring for the Phils. (Photo: AP) It’s June 6, and the Phillies are finally over .500. Soak that in for a little while. It’s the first time the Phils are above water this season, and it took five straight wins to get there. It feels good. A win streak like this is exactly what this teams needs, and they continued to roll tonight, knocking off the Brewers 5-1. They had it all working, getting runs early and leaning on another positive start from Tyler Cloyd. NEW LINEUP, SAME RESULTS - Charlie Manuel raised some eyebrows when he tabbed Michael Young to be the leadoff man. The adjustment, as puzzling as it seemed to some people before the game, wouldn’t slow down a team that had scored at least six runs in their last four games, and at least five in five of their last six before tonight. Now you can make it six of their last seven. - The bats got off to a fast start, scoring two in the first, one in the second and one in the third. Their...
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