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First baseman Ryan Howard #6 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits in the go-ahead run while catcher Gerald Laird #11 of the Atlanta Braves and Marlon Byrd #3 (right) look on during the game at Turner Field on June 16, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Phillies Score 5 In 13th Inning, Beat Braves 6-1

Ryan Howard homered and drove in the go-ahead run in Philadelphia’s five-run 13th inning, and the Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 on Monday night.


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Musicians + Sports: Cole Swindell on Representing All Things (and Teams) Atlanta, Georgia

The diehard Atlanta Braves fan gets a special thrill from the team’s third baseman, Chris Johnson, using his song, “Chillin’ It,” as walk-up music.


Starting pitcher Cliff Lee of the Philadelphia Phillies throws a pitch in the first inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on April 16, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Phillies Waste Lee’s Effort, Lose 1-0 To Braves

Philadelphia wasted an excellent outing by Cliff Lee (2-2). The ace left-hander struck out 13 and pitched around 11 hits, throwing a career-high 128 pitches.


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Tuesday’s Phillies vs. Braves Game Postponed Due To Inclement Weather

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Phillies have announced that Tuesday’s 7:05 p.m. game against the Atlanta Braves has been postponed due to inclement weather. The Phillies say the game will not be rescheduled for this week. […]


Jacob Diekman #63 of the Philadelphia Phillies and the infielders meet on the mound in the ninth inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citizens Bank Park on April 14, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Braves won 9-6. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)

Phillies Lose To Braves, 9-6

Dan Uggla hit two home runs, including a grand slam in the ninth inning Monday night that lifted the Atlanta Braves to a wild 9-6 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.


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Phillies Open Four Game Set With Braves Behind Hernandez

After sweeping a weekend series from Miami to get back to .500 (6-6), the Phillies welcome the Atlanta Braves to town for a four game set, starting Monday night with Roberto Hernandez.


CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 22: Julio Teheran #49 of the Atlanta Braves pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on September 22, 2013 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.

Braves Hope Julio Teheran Lives Up To Big New Contract

The Braves rewarded Julio Teheran for a strong 2013 season. Can he be their No. 3 starter?


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Minor Leads Braves Past Dodgers 4-3, Series Tied

Atlanta got the win it had to have before heading to Los Angeles.


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Phils Lose Season Finale 12-5 To Braves

Ryne Sandberg sees the Phillies’ final loss of a disappointing season as a reminder that improved pitching depth should be a goal for 2014.


Catcher Cameron Rupp #29 of the Philadelphia Phillies connects for a two-run RBI single in the first inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field. (Credit: Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Phils Hold Off Late Braves Rally In 5-4 Win

The Phillies gave up three runs in the 9th, but held on to beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 Saturday.


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Medlen Beats Lee As Braves Blank Phillies, 1-0

Chris Johnson led off the eighth inning with a homer to spoil an otherwise dominant start by Cliff Lee, Kris Medlen allowed only two hits in eight innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0 on Friday night.


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Cloyd Struggles, Phillies Fall To Braves 7-1

Phillies rookie Tyler Cloyd (2-7) had been struggling, surrendering 17 runs in 13 innings in his previous three September starts, and the right-hander did not see a turnaround against the Braves.


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Phils Complete Sweep Of Braves With 3-2 win

The Phillies got a strong outing by Cole Hamels, leading them to a 3-2 victory and three-game sweep over the Atlanta Braves Sunday.


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Asche, Lee Lead Phillies Over Braves

After surrendering a homer to Andrelton Simmons leading off the third inning, Lee (12-6) didn’t allow a hit through eight innings. He finished with 10 strikeouts without a walk, giving up just two hits.


Tyler Pastornicky #1 of the Atlanta Braves outruns John Lannan #27 of the Philadelphia Phillies to first base for an infield hit at Turner Field on August 14, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Phillies Fall To Braves, 6-3

Philadelphia, which has lost seven of eight series since All-Star break, has dropped 19 of 23. The Phillies have lost 14 of 15 on the road.