Tampa Bay scored twice in the seventh off Phillies’ reliever Archie Bradley, going on to win it, 3-1. Philadelphia remains 4.5 games in back of Atlanta in the National League East and five games out in the wild card race.
After winning just two times in their first 17 August games, the Pirates have now won four of five, beating Arizona yesterday, 4-2. The Bucs go for the series sweep tonight at seven.
In area minor league action, Harrisburg knocked off Hartford, 6-1, while Altoona hammered Richmond, 16-5.
And Tyrone’s girl’s tennis team shut out Huntingdon yesterday, 7-0.