Found June 22, 2013 on Philliedelphia:
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Phillies bats woke up this afternoon and gave Pettibone a 6 run lead before leaving with a hurt back. Ryan Howard hit two homers and Michael Young hit one. The bullpen nearly gave that lead up when they allowed 4 runs in the 7th inning. Jon Pettibone pitched 6 innings,...
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