Originally written on Five Tool Tool  |  Last updated 6/24/14
In the sixth inning of tonight's NLDS Game One, the hometown Phils were down 3-1 to the visiting Cardinals. A 3-run home run by Matt Holliday in the first inning staked the Cardinals to an early lead against Roy Halladay, and Cardinals starter Kyle Lohse sailed through the early innings with little trouble. After a double by Chase Utley and a single by the lucky Shane Victorino (extra life from an error by the iron gloved David Freese on a pop up) got them off the deck, two men got on for Ryan Howard.Lohse was able to gets strikes with the change up, missed with the fastball, and the count went deep. The TBS telecast went into the double play data, and had that happened, you had to think that the next best chance for the home team would have been late, against the suspect Cardinals bullpen. No matter how you tell that story, the chance for the home team winning aren't good. Which is when Lohse missed, and Howard absolutely crushed it, dropping the bat with confidence as the ball sta...
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