The Philadelphia Phillies gave their home crowd plenty to cheer about on Tuesday night.
Philadelphia’s Ranger Suárez pitched five shutout innings, while Bryce Harper and Kyle Schwarber each homered and added two RBIs in an impressive 7-0 victory over the Houston Astros in Game 3 of the 2022 World Series.
‘The fans believe in us and we believe in them’ – Bryce Harper
Phillies DH Bryce Harper shouts out the fans for making it out after the game was postponed yesterday and says the team believes in the fans.
Here are the top plays from Game 3!
Nick not stopping
Bryce says bye–bye baseball
Harper opened up the scoring in Game 3 by taking Lance McCullers yard for a two-run home run. It’s Harpers first World Series home run in his illustrious career.
Alec Bohm took the first pitch he saw from McCullers and drove it out of the park to extend the Phillies’ lead to 3-0 in the second. It’s Bohm’s first postseason home run and the 1,000th home run in World Series history.
Brandon Marsh crushed a deep fly ball to right that barely escaped the field to give the Phillies an early a 4-0 lead.
Schwarber says see ya!
Schwarber launched a deep fly ball out of the park to center field, giving the Phillies a 6-0 lead in the fifth.
Hoskins sends McCullers home
Rhys Hoskins got in on the action, too. He hit a solo shot right after Schwarber, giving the Phillies their fifth home run of the night to chase McCullers out of the game as Philadelphia held a 7-0 lead in the fifth.
Wrong side of history
The five home runs McCullers gave up in Game 3 were the most ever given up by a pitcher in a World Series game.
Brogdon has them bouncing
Close the door
Andrew Bellatti shut down the Astros 1-2-3 in the ninth to secure a 7-0 win for the Phillies.
Get more from Major League Baseball Follow your favorites to get information about games, news and more