Originally posted on Macho Row  |  Last updated 5/30/13
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the 1993 Philadelphia Phillies going from worst to first and winning the National League pennant. All season long we will take a look back at each game of the 1993 season. The Phillies pounded the expansion Colorado Rockies in the thin mountain air, easily sending Tommy Greene to a 7-0 start with plenty of run support. The Phillies wrapped up their first road trip in franchise history to Colorado with an 18-1 shelling of the Rockies. The game was scoreless after four innings in the books, but catcher Darren Daulton led off the fifth inning with a solo home run. Later in the inning it was the starting pitcher swinging the big stick when Greene smacked a two-run home run to left field for a 3-0 lead. It was Greene's third career home run, with two hit in the 1991 season, and it would be the first of two home runs hit by Greene during the 1993 season (he would later hit one in Cincinnati in September). Mariano Duncan would join the home...
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