Phils avoid sweep with 6-4 win over Nats in 11

Philadelphia Phillies closer Brad Lidge, right, high-fives catcher Carlos Ruiz after picking up the save during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals, Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010, in Washington. The Phillies beat the Nationals 6-4 in 11 innings. (AP Photo/Drew Angerer)

August 1, 2010 3:53:30 PM PDT
Placido Polanco and Jayson Werth each drove in a run in the 11th inning, helping the Philadelphia Phillies avoid a series sweep with a 6-4 win over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.

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