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Harper homers, rallies Phils from 7 down in 17-8 win vs Cubs

Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper plays during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs,...
Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper plays during a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs, Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)(Matt Slocum | AP)
Published: Sep. 16, 2021 at 11:55 PM EDT
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Bryce Harper had three hits, drove a three-run homer and had four RBIs to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 17-8 win over the Chicago Cubs.

Harper doubled to start a seven-run, game-tying rally in the fourth inning, brought in the go-ahead run in the sixth and sealed the win with a homer in the seventh.

Each team scored seven runs in an inning.

The Cubs took a 7-0 lead in the third inning against a pair of relievers in a bullpen game.

Patrick Wisdom had a two-run double and Matt Duffy hit a three-run homer for the Cubs.

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