Aug 20, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki (2) tags out Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley (26) at second base during the eighth inning at Citizens Bank Park. The Rockies defeated the Phillies 5-3. Mandatory Credit: Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Michael Young hit the winning single with one out in the ninth inning after Carlos Ruiz tied the game with a double, pushing the Philadelphia Phillies past the Colorado Rockies 4-3 on Wednesday night.
Erik Kratz opened the ninth with a double off Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt (2-4). Pinch runner Casper Wells advanced to third on a grounder and scored the tying run on Ruiz's pinch-hit double to left. Jimmy Rollins was walked intentionally and Young followed with the winning single to left.
Jake Diekman (1-3) tossed a scoreless ninth for the win.
The Phillies stormed out of the dugout and mobbed Young for the biggest celebration yet in six games under interim manager Ryne Sandberg.
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