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Phillies clinch crown
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Phillies 4, Nationals 3
Ryan Howard (left) and Pat Burrell celebrate another division championship.  (Tom Mihalek/AP)
For the first time since they won the NL East from 1976-78, the Phillies are back-to-back division champions, with Jamie Moyer notching the clinching win for the second straight year. Jimmy Rollins started a game-ending double play with a dazzling diving stop.
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Series at a glance:
WSH
Washington (59-101)
Lost 3
Philadelphia 4, Washington 3   PHI
Philadelphia (91-70)
Won 2
September 27, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Washington
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1   3 11 0
Philadelphia
0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 X   4 9 0
Standings thru 9/27/08  |  Recap: WSH | PHI  |  Gameday  |  Nationals stats  |  Phillies stats
Washington AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Hernandez, A, 2B 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 .321
Guzman, C, SS 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .316
Zimmerman, 3B 5 0 2 0 0 0 5 .283
Milledge, CF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .268
Dukes, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .264
Boone, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .242
Nieves, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .261
  b-Bonifacio, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .244
Bernadina, LF 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .219
Lannan, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .022
  Shell, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Casto, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .214
  Hinckley, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Mock, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Langerhans, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .234
Totals 34 3 11 3 3 3 16  

a-Walked for Shell in the 7th. b-Struck out for Nieves in the 9th. c-Walked for Mock in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hernandez, A (3, Moyer), Zimmerman (24, Madson).
TB: Zimmerman 3; Guzman, C 3; Hernandez, A 4; Milledge; Bernadina 2.
RBI: Hernandez, A 2 (17), Milledge (61).
2-out RBI: Hernandez, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Zimmerman; Guzman, C; Nieves; Boone.
SAC: Lannan.
SF: Milledge.
GIDP: Hernandez, A, Zimmerman.
Team RISP: 3-for-11.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
DP: (Guzman, C-Hernandez, A).

 
Philadelphia AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Rollins, SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .277
Werth, RF 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .271
Utley, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 .292
Howard, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .250
Burrell, LF 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 .250
  Bruntlett, LF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .213
Victorino, CF 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 .293
Feliz, 3B 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 .249
Ruiz, C 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .219
Moyer, P 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .078
  a-Stairs, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
  Durbin, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
  Madson, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Lidge, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 4 9 4 3 6 8  

a-Popped out for Moyer in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Rollins (38, Lannan), Feliz (19, Mock).
HR: Werth (24, 5th inning off Lannan, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Howard; Victorino 3; Rollins 2; Feliz 2; Burrell; Werth 4; Utley.
RBI: Burrell (86), Ruiz (31), Werth (67), Feliz (58).
2-out RBI: Feliz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Werth; Rollins 2; Ruiz.
SF: Burrell; Ruiz.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Utley-Howard, Rollins-Utley-Howard).

 
Washington IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lannan (L, 9-15) 5.0 7 3 3 3 5 1 3.91
Shell 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.16
Hinckley 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Mock 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 4.17
 
Philadelphia IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Moyer (W, 16-7) 6.0 6 1 1 1 1 0 3.71
Durbin (H, 17) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.87
Madson (H, 17) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 3.05
Lidge (S, 41) 1.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 1.95

Pitches-strikes: Lannan 100-62, Shell 13-9, Hinckley 10-6, Mock 13-9, Moyer 86-59, Durbin 11-7, Madson 20-14, Lidge 24-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lannan 2-3, Shell 1-1, Hinckley 1-3, Mock 1-0, Moyer 9-6, Durbin 1-0, Madson 1-0, Lidge 1-0.
Batters faced: Lannan 24, Shell 3, Hinckley 4, Mock 4, Moyer 25, Durbin 3, Madson 5, Lidge 6.
Umpires: HP: Bob Davidson. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Mike Reilly. 3B: Andy Fletcher.
Weather: 74 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, R to L.
T: 2:44.
Att: 45,177.
Venue: Citizens Bank Park.
September 27, 2008
September 27, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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