Brown hits game-winning RBI in the 9th to lift the Phils
Domonic Brown hit a game-ending RBI single to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 5-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Thursday night.
The Phillies scored twice in the eighth and ninth for their second come-from-behind win in as many days, They have won four of five to improve to 4-3 under interim manager Ryne Sandberg.
Sandberg replaced Charlie Manuel when the winningest manager in club history was fired on Friday.
Colorado carried a 4-3 lead into the ninth, but Rafael Betancourt (2-5) blew a save opportunity for the second straight game and the third time in 19 chances.
Cesar Jimenez (1-0) pitched a scoreless ninth for the win.
Copyright © Aug 31, 2014, WDEL/Delmarva Broadcasting Company. All Rights Reserved.
Advanced permission from Delmarva Broadcasting Company required for publication or rebroadcast.