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Rays rally with walkoff stunner to level World Series against Dodgers

Brett Phillips celebrates after hitting a ninth-inning two-run walkoff single in the Tampa Bay Rays 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles dodgers that evened the World Series at two games apiece.

ARLINGTON: Brett Phillips’s single scored two runs and the Tampa Bay Rays walked off with a stunning 8-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday that knotted the World Series at two games apiece.

The Rays became the first team in post-season history to homer in four straight innings, but they trailed 7-6 heading into the bottom of the ninth.

With two out and two on, Phillips — who entered the game in the eighth as a pinch runner — was down to his last strike in the ninth when he singled to right center field off Dodgers closing pitcher Kenley Jansen and Kevin Kiermaier scored from second base.

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