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Carlos Ruiz set the Phillies record for RBI in a game by a catcher with 7. Photo (AP)The Phillies struck early and often, scoring 4 off of Tommy Hanson and 2 off of Cristhian Martinez, and looked to have a comfortable 6-0 cushion headed into the bottom of the 5th. But Doc Halladay could not hold off a series of dinks and dunks until he was done in on a breaking ball gone bad to let the Braves tie the game on a 2-out Brian McCann grand slam. Jason Heyward’s 1-out, 2-run 6th inning single put the Braves ahead 8-6 and chased Halladay out of the game.Fans and beat-writers, myself included, joked throughout the night that they could turn their televisions off. Six runs would surely be enough for Halladay who had been a perfect 107-0 when given a lead of 4 runs or more. But a sweaty and exhausted Doc exited the field after surrendering 8 runs and 12 hits for the first time since August 24, 2009 against the Rays and 8 earned for the first time since May 5, 2007 against the Rangers. With ru...
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