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Tracy juggled his lineup, benching Hawpe, his All-Star right fielder who has slumped over the second half of the season, and replacing him with Ryan Spilborghs. He also moved catcher Yorvit Torrealba up two spots to fifth in the order to put his hottest bat behind Helton and Tulowitzki.
Torrealba had only a dozen career at-bats from the No. 5 spot, where he looked lost on this night, striking out three times and going 0-for-4.
Carlos Ruiz, a .255 hitter with 43 RBIs during the season, broke a 4-all tie in the 6th with his second run-scoring single, this one off Jose Contreras, who walked the two batters ahead of him. Ruiz sent a groundball up the middle to score Raul Ibanez from second base.
The Rockies struck back in the bottom half.
Gonzalez led off the seventh with a double -- his third hit of the night and eighth of the series -- and Fowler reached on an infield single when left-hander Scott Eyre injured an ankle coming off the mound to field the ball.
Right-hander Ryan Madson came in with runners at the corners and struck out Helton for the first out, but Tulowitzki's high fly to deep left that might have easily gone out on a warmer night settled into Ibanez's glove and Gonzalez raced home with the tying run. Madson then struck out Torrealba looking.
The Phillies put runners at second and third with one out in the eighth but right-hander Rafael Betancourt struck out Ruiz and left-handed pinch-hitter Matt Stairs, sending the shivering and towel-waving crowd of 50,109 into a frenzy.
Chad Durbin threw a 1-2-3 eighth to quiet the crowd.
Hammel retired nine of the first 10 hitters he faced, then had a blowup in the fourth, when he allowed three singles, three walks and three runs.
Utley put Philadelphia ahead 1-0 in the first when he sent a 93 mph fastball from Hammel into the Rockies' bullpen in right-center.
Gonzalez's shot into the second deck in right field off Joe Blanton tied it at 4 in the fourth.
NOTES: Yorvit Torrealba Jr., 12, who was kidnapped in Venezuela this summer along with a couple of older relatives before being released unharmed, threw out the ceremonial first pitch to his father, who embraced his boy afterward. ... The wild-card Rockies went 44-17 at Coors Field under Tracy, who replaced Clint Hurdle on May 29.
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