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MLB: Philadelphia 3, Colorado 1

PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 6 (UPI) -- Paul Bako had two hits, including a solo home run, Thursday to help Philadelphia post a 3-1 win over Colorado.

Bako's homer, his first this season, broke a 1-1 tie with no outs in the bottom of the fifth.

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Chase Utley and Shane Victorino had one RBI apiece, while Jimmy Rollins added three hits for the Phillies, who have split their last six games.

Winner Cliff Lee (2-0) gave up a run and six hits in seven innings with a walk and nine strikeouts.

He was a winner a second straight time since being acquired from Cleveland.

Closer Brad Lidge earned his 21st save with a scoreless ninth.

Colorado's run scored on Todd Helton's first-inning sacrifice fly.

Seth Smith had two of the eight hits for the Rockies, who lost twice in the three-game series.

Losing pitcher Aaron Cook (10-4) surrendered three runs and seven hits in five innings.

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