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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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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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