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It's good to beat the Braves

Regardless of the record or time of year, it’s always good to beat Atlanta. While there is disappointment in Philly over this year’s team (really, many are not surprised), the angst in Hotlanta is much more palpable as most thought the Braves were a lock for the postseason with a wild card spot at worst. 187 more words

Phillies Beat Braves 5-4 In First Game Of Final Series

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jonathan Papelbon made his first appearance in Philadelphia since he made a lewd gesture as he left the field, closing out the Phillies’ 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night with a scoreless ninth inning. 196 more words

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B.J. Upton claims Braves' single-season strikeouts record

B.J. Upton’s second-inning strikeout against Phillies starter Jerome Williams marked number 172 on the season, breaking a tie with Dan Uggla for the Braves’ single-season record. 137 more words

Ken Giles era sneak preview

The Oakland A’s offensive woes continued Saturday afternoon as Jerome Williams shut them down for 7 innings with Bastardo (of course he walked one) and Giles closing it out for a 3-0 Phillies win in Oakland.  243 more words

Jerome Williams becomes first to beat one opponent with three different teams in the same season

Jerome Williams dominated the slumping Athletics on Saturday afternoon, tossing seven shutout innings to lower his ERA with the Phillies to 2.45 over eight starts. The Royals lost to the Tigers earlier and the Mariners are just underway against the Astros, to the Athletics maintain a narrow 0.5-game lead for the first of two AL Wild Card spots. 63 more words

Williams Beats A's For Third Time With Third Team

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Jerome Williams glanced at Philadelphia’s schedule and realized he would be facing the Oakland Athletics yet again, with another new team. 753 more words

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Cashner dominates listless Phillies

A 2 hit shutout by Andrew Cashner (only 5th start of season after being injured) took only 2:09 to complete as the Phillies offense was left on the East coast. 160 more words