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Apr 16, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) throws a pitch against the Atlanta Braves.
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September 23, 2018 - 5:48 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Lane Adams homered and drove in two runs, Anibal Sanchez won for the first time in nine starts and the Atlanta Braves used a lineup of reserves to win their fifth straight game, 2-1 over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. The loss dropped Philadelphia from postseason contention...
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September 22, 2018 - 5:04 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves capped a most surprising season by clinching their first NL East crown since 2013, with Mike Foltynewicz taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning Saturday in a 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. A year after going 70-92, manager Brian Snitker and his Baby...
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Atlanta Braves' Dansby Swanson slides into second base with a double during the seventh inning of the team's baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, in Atlanta.
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September 21, 2018 - 6:44 am
By Charles Odum, AP Sports Writer ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves moved closer to the playoffs by taking an important win over their closest pursuer. Even better, some players who could play key roles on Atlanta's postseason roster looked playoff-ready. Luca Duda's pinch-hit double drove in the...
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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Sean Newcomb works in the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Sunday, July 29, 2018, in Atlanta.
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July 30, 2018 - 9:36 am
By George Henry, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Braves pitcher Sean Newcomb apologized Sunday for racist, homophobic and sexist tweets he sent as a teenager, calling them "some stupid stuff." "I definitely regret it, for sure," he said. The 25-year-old Newcomb spoke less than an hour after...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Vince Velasquez pitches during the third inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves.
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May 22, 2018 - 10:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ozzie Albies hit his 14th homer, Brandon McCarthy tossed 5 2/3 sharp innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 Tuesday night. McCarthy (5-2) allowed one run and four hits with five strikeouts. He is 4-0 with a 2.08 ERA against Philadelphia this season and...
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May 21, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Nick Pivetta (43) pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park
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May 21, 2018 - 10:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Pivetta struck out seven over seven innings, and Nick Williams and Aaron Altherr each homered to lead the Phillies to a 3-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night. The Phillies took the opener of the three-game series and moved a half game behind Atlanta for first...
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Baltimore, MD, USA; Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Nick Pivetta (43) throws a pitch in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards
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May 21, 2018 - 3:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The top two teams in the National League East will square off Monday at Citizens Bank Park as the Phillies welcome the Atlanta Braves back to town. The Braves lead the NL East with a record of 28-17 (the best record in the National League). The Phillies are currently...
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Apr 29, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Maikel Franco (7) strikes out during the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park. Mandatory Credit: Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
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April 29, 2018 - 7:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ronald Acuna Jr. doubled twice and reached base four times to cap a successful first week in the majors, and the Atlanta Braves cruised with a new lineup to a 10-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday. Acuna, at 20 the youngest player in the big leagues, hit second...
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Apr 28, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies left fielder Rhys Hoskins (17) reacts after striking out during the eighth inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park. Mandatory Credit: Gregory J. Fisher-USA TODAY Sports
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April 28, 2018 - 11:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Like everyone else, Freddie Freeman marveled at Odubel Herrera's amazing catch . But the Atlanta star doesn't want to see a repeat performance — at least not while he's batting. Herrera reached way into the bushes beyond the center field wall to rob Freeman of a home run, but...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera hits a three-run home run off Atlanta Braves' Julio Teheran during the first inning of a baseball game.
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April 27, 2018 - 10:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Odubel Herrera hit two homers, Jorge Alfaro also went deep and Aaron Nola pitched seven innings to help the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 7-3 Friday night. Braves right-hander Julio Teheran left after three innings because of tightness in his right upper...
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