Spike This! Hoskins, Harper homer, Phils rout Braves in NLDS

Discussion in 'National League East' started by truebluefan, Oct 15, 2022.

  1. truebluefan

    truebluefan Administrator Staff Member Administrator

    Apr 15, 2010
    Likes Received:
    Trophy Points:
    Rhys Hoskins raised his arms in triumph, and then spiked his bat in celebration - a raw, emotional moment destined for Philadelphia's rich sports history.

    Hoskins then trotted around the bases in front of a rabid crowd of 45,538 fans already in a tizzy over the Phillies' first home playoff game in 11 years. The whole thing felt like an out-of-body experience for the veteran slugger.

    ''It's just the moment, man,'' he said. ''I didn't know what I did until a couple innings later, really.''

    Hoskins burst out of his postseason malaise with a three-run homer and slammed his bat in celebration, and Bryce Harper hit a two-run shot that sent Philadelphia to a 9-1 win over the Atlanta Braves in Game 3 of their NL Division Series on Friday night.

    read https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/gametracker/recap/MLB_20221014_ATL@PHI/

Share This Page