Originally posted on Macho Row  |  Last updated 6/1/13
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 let one slip away in the series opener in Cincinnati, but the bats would not allow that to happen this time, as the calendar flipped form May to June. A day after Larry Andersen took the loss after struggling on the mound, it was the veteran reliever who picked up the win as the offense came through in the late innings for a 6-3 victory. Of course, the Reds played some sloppy baseball late in the game as well to help give the game away. The Phillies got off on the right foot for a second game in a row by providing their starting pitcher with some run support. Darren Daulton hit a bases-loaded double to score Lenny Dykstra and Mariano Duncan for a 2-0 lead against Reds starter Jose Rijo. Phillies starter Danny Jackson was given a 3-0 lead the next innin...
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