Phillies Grab 3-1 Lead on 9th-Inning Rally

Rollins' two-run double brings home tying, winning runs against LA closer Broxton
By Will McCahill,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 19, 2009 11:06 PM CDT
Los Angeles Dodgers' Jonathan Broxton pitches against the Philadelphia Phillies in the eighth inning of tonight's Game 4.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Jimmy Rollins doubled with two out in the ninth inning to drive home the tying and winning runs as the Philadelphia Phillies stunned the Los Angeles Dodgers, 5-4, to take a 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven National League Championship Series. The visiting Dodgers had clawed out of an early 2-0 hole, but closer Jonathan Broxton couldn’t make their 4-3 lead hold.