Found July 18, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
WASHINGTON - Bryce Harper's triple drove home the tying run in the 10th inning and Ryan Zimmerman scored the game-winner on a wild pitch later in the 10th as the Washington Nationals rallied twice after blowing a ninth-inning lead for a 5-4 win over the New York Mets on Tuesday night. Owners of the best record in the National league, the Nationals (52-36) have alternated wins and losses over their last eight games. They also have defeated their division rival in five of seven games this season. The Mets (46-44) have lost a season-high five straight games and fell seven games behind the NL East leaders. What began as a pitcher's duel through seven innings turned into a messy bullpen affair as both teams lost leads in the ninth inning and traded advantages in the final frame. Mets pinch-hitter Jordany Valdespin's three-run homer in the ninth turned a two-run deficit into a 3-2 lead, but Danny Espinosa's two-out single in the bottom of the inning tied the score. ...
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