Kemp puts Dodgers ahead with homer in Game 4
Howard already held the record of seven straight games with an RBI in one postseason.
Philadelphia cut it to 4-3 on
Blanton ran into trouble in the fourth when
Kemp hit a shot to center over the 401-foot sign for a 3-2 lead in the fifth.
After an off day, Philadelphia’s
Wolf was an All-Star with the
He settled down after a shaky first, retiring the next 12 batters after Howard’s homer before
It was another cool night in Philadelphia, with the first-pitch temperature at 48 degrees. No pitcher has cooled off Howard in October.
“He’s seeing the ball good. He looks real relaxed at the plate,”
Howard came out for a curtain call demanded from another raucous crowd that would love to see the
Howard has a hit and an RBI in every playoff game this year. His six career postseason homers to match Mike Schmidt for most in team history.
Blanton went 12-8 in 31 starts for the
Including the postseason, Blanton is 1-0 with a 3.30 ERA in five career starts against the