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Phillies Run Winning Streak To 10-1

Last updated on Tuesday, July 21, 2009

(PHILADELPHIA, PA) - The Philadelphia Phillies ran their winning streak to nine with a 10-1 pounding of the Chicago Cubs.

Raul Ibanez hit a three-run home run, his 25th of the season while Carlos Ruiz hammered a two-run shot and drove in three.

Ryan Howard would add a solo blast, his 24th of the year.

Rodrigo Lopez pitched six innings of one-run, five-hit ball to improve to 2 and 0.

Cubs starter Ted Lilly allowed seven earned runs in four innings of work to take the loss, falling to 9 and 7.

Ryan Theriot drove in Chicago's lone run with a fifth inning single as the cubs see a four-game winning streak come to an end.

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