SAN DIEGO — The San Diego Padres lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 10-6 in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series on Saturday. The Phillies now lead the series 3-1.
A first inning recap
Manny Machado of the Padres hit a solo home run at the the top of the first inning. This was his fourth homer of the playoffs, tying the franchise’s single-post season record.
Brandon Drury of the Padres hit a two-run double at the top of first inning.
Rhys Hoskins of the Phillies hit a two-run homer at the bottom of the first inning.
Bryce Harper of the Phillies hit a RBI double at the bottoming of the first inning.
NLCS Game 4 marks the second game in postseason history in which both starting pitchers were unable to get through the first inning.
The Phillies’ Bryson Stott hit a tying single at the bottom of the fourth.
The Padres’ Juan Soto hit a two-run homer at the top of the fifth.
The Phillies’ Hoskins hit a second home run at the bottom of the fifth, making him he sixth player in the Phillies history with a multi-homer postseason game.
The Phillies’ Harper hit a RBI knock at the bottom of the fifth, allowing J.T. Realmuto to score. Then Harper scored following a single to center by Nick Castellanos.
The Phillies’ Kyle Schwarber hit a homer to the center at the bottom of the sixth, taking the lead 9-6 over the Padres.
J.T. Realmuto of the Phillies homered to the left at the bottom of the seventh inning, advancing the lead to 10-6.
The Padres and the Phillies will face off at 11:37 a.m. on Sunday in Philadelphia, marking Game 5 of the NLCS.