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Philadelphia Phillies' Aaron Nola pitches during the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in Philadelphia.
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September 10, 2019 - 7:17 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Sports Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Mike Foltynewicz is almost back to his All-Star form of a year ago. Foltynewicz threw seven impressive innings, Josh Donaldson and Ronald Acuna Jr. hit homers and the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-2 on Monday...
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Philadelphia Phillies' J.T. Realmuto hits a grand slam during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Sunday, July 28, 2019, in Philadelphia. Phillies won 9-4.
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July 28, 2019 - 6:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — No matter how bad things looked the previous two days, the Phillies still feel good about their playoff chances. A little power and Aaron Nola can do that. J.T. Realmuto hit a grand slam, three other Phillies went deep and Philadelphia avoided a three-game sweep with a 9-4...
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Jul 26, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Atlanta Braves center fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. (13) slides past the tag attempt of Philadelphia Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto (10) for a run during the fifth inning at Citizens Bank Park.
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July 27, 2019 - 12:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Losing Nick Markakis to injury left the Atlanta Braves in a somber mood after a big win. Ronald Acuña Jr. had two hits and three RBIs, Brian McCann hit a solo homer and the Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-2 on Friday night. But the team might be without Markakis for a...
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Jun 16, 2019; Atlanta, GA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Vince Velasquez (21) leaves the field during the third inning after being removed from a game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park.
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June 16, 2019 - 5:27 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — Josh Donaldson homered for the third straight game, Mike Foltynewicz allowed only one run in six innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 15-1 on Sunday to win the three-game series and solidify their NL East lead. Donaldson's two-run homer in the third off Cole...
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March 31, 2019 - 11:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered for the second straight game to cap a fantastic debut weekend and the Philadelphia Phillies completed a three-game sweep of the Atlanta Braves with a 5-1 win on Sunday night. Harper connected on a solo shot to right off Shane Carle in the seventh inning that...
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Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper celebrates after hitting a home run off Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Jesse Biddle during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Phillies' Bryce Harper celebrates after hitting a home run off Atlanta Braves relief pitcher Jesse Biddle during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Saturday, March 30, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
March 30, 2019 - 7:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered deep into the second deck in right-center field for his first hit with Philadelphia and celebrated with an emphatic curtain call, highlighting the Phillies' 8-6 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday. Hitless over five at-bats this season after signing a $...
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September 30, 2018 - 9:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freddie Freeman, Nick Markakis and the NL East champion Atlanta Braves are set to open the playoffs on the road. All they need is an NL West champion to play. Needing at least a win to have a shot at home field in the NLDS, the Braves lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on...
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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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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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