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October 22, 2018 - 8:09 pm
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — Ex-Major League Baseball player Lenny Dykstra pleaded not guilty Monday to drug and terroristic threat charges stemming from an altercation with an Uber driver. The three-time All-Star, who played 12 seasons in the majors and was a member of the New York Mets' 1986...
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October 02, 2018 - 9:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It has been a roller coaster ride for Phillies fans this season. The same up-and-down journey was felt by the powers that be in the front office. After watching the team crash and burn over the final month and a half of the season, the Phillies are now on the outside...
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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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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Aaron Nola (27) throws in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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September 29, 2018 - 10:20 pm
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola pitched seven shutout innings and Cesar Hernandez had a two-run single in the seventh inning to help the Philadelphia Phillies snap a nine-game losing streak with a 3-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Nola (17-6) was...
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Colorado Rockies starting pitcher German Marquez works against the Philadelphia Phillies in the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018, in Denver.
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September 27, 2018 - 8:51 am
By Pat Graham, AP Sports Writer DENVER (AP) — The start of the game could not have gone much better for German Marquez. And the end was a pleasure, too, for to the Colorado Rockies, who moved back into the NL West lead. The hard-throwing Marquez started with eight straight strikeouts to match a...
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Colorado Rockies' David Dahl (26) is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a three run home run against the Philadelphia Phillies.
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September 26, 2018 - 6:31 am
By Pat Graham, AP Sports Writer DENVER (AP) — David Dahl went 3 for 5 on the night. Now, he's thinking 5 for 5 the rest of the way — wins to close out the regular season. That would guarantee the Colorado Rockies a playoff spot. Dahl homered for a second straight game, a three-run shot in the third...
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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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New York Mets center fielder Austin Jackson dives to catch a line-out by Philadelphia Phillies' Odubel Herrera during the third inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 17, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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September 18, 2018 - 7:31 am
By Aaron Bracy, Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — If this was it for Zack Wheeler, he finished strong and — probably most importantly — healthy. Wheeler pitched seven solid innings for his career-best 12th win in what may have been his final start of the season, Michael Conforto had a career-...
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