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    Phillips’ Ninth-Inning Homer Caps Another Wild Red Sox Comeback Win

    Boston's 97th win of the season was likely their best, with six runs in the eighth and two in the ninth to stun the Braves.

    Sep 5, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Boston Red Sox second baseman Brandon Phillips (0) hits a two run home run against the Atlanta Braves during the ninth inning at SunTrust Park. Mandatory Credit: Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

    Brandon Phillips mashed a no-doubt homer in the top of the ninth inning in his team debut, as Boston scored eight times in the final two innings for a 9-8 win over the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday afternoon.  Boston trailed 7-1 entering the eighth, making them the first team this season to win when facing a deficit of at least six runs in the final two innings of play.