Bryce Harper homered and drove in three runs, and the Philadelphia Phillies scored twice in the ninth inning after blowing a six-run lead Thursday to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 9-7.

The Phillies saw their 7-1 lead evaporate when the Dodgers scored four times in the eighth to even the score at 7-7.

In the ninth, the Phillies got to the plate on a wild pitch from reliever Daniel Hudson with the bases loaded. Harper then hit a sacrifice fly that gave the visitors a two-run lead. Hudson (1-3) took the loss.

In the bottom of the ninth inning, Los Angeles loaded the bases against former pitcher Corey Knebel, who overcame the situation by eliminating Austin Barnes, Cody Bellinger and Chris Taylor for his seventh save of the season.

The victory went to Andrew Bellatti (1-0) after two-thirds of an inning.

For the Phillies, Dominican Jean Segura 4-2, with two runs scored. Panamanian Johan Camargo 3-1, with one run scored and three RBIs. The Venezuelan Odúbel Herrera 1-1, with a scored.

For the Dodgers, Puerto Rican Edwin Ríos 3-0. The Dominican Hanser Alberto 1-0.


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