Brad Lidge, who notched his 39th save in 39 chances, celebrates with Carlos Ruiz. (AP)
By Ken Mandel / MLB.com
With the game tied in the sixth, Greg Dobbs poked a two-out RBI bloop single, lifting the Phillies over the Marlins and back into first place, as the Mets lost to the Braves. Joe Blanton fanned nine over five effective innings to pick up the victory.
a-Batted for Hendrickson in the 7th. b-Walked for Hermida in the 7th. c-Struck out for Nelson, J in the 9th. 1-Ran for
Lo Duca in the 7th. 2-Ran for Jacobs in the 8th.
BATTING 2B: Baker, Jo (12, Blanton), Jacobs (26, Madson). TB: Maybin; Baker, Jo 2; Cantu; Jacobs
2; Amezaga 3. RBI: Baker, Jo 2 (30). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Jacobs; Cantu; Baker,
Jo 2; Ross, C 2. GIDP: Ross, C. Team RISP: 1-for-12. Team LOB: 9.
Amezaga 2 (8, 2nd base off Lidge/Ruiz, 2nd base off Blanton/Ruiz). PO: Willingham (1st base by Ruiz).
Cantu (21, throw), Sanchez, An (4, throw).
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