Errors are costly to Atlanta Braves in loss to Philadelphia Phillies

...Freeman mishandled Ben Revere's ground ball to first, allowing Freddy Galvis to score in the ninth to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 1-0 win over the Atlanta Braves on Friday night.Galvis led off with a single to center against Jim Johnson...

Braves end losing streak with win over Philadelphia

...behind them, too.Simmons led off the seventh inning with a homer, sparking a rally that helped Atlanta beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Saturday night.The Braves scored three runs in the seventh and chased David Buchanan (0-4) while...

Charlie Manuel fired as manager of Philadelphia Phillies

PHILADELPHIA - Charlie Manuel was fired as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, with his team way out of the pennant race and in a tailspin since the All-Star break.Manuel, the winningest manager...

Alex Rodriguez reaches base twice in return

...Yankees' lineup after an absence of 524 days. He went 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday, another step forward as he tries to resume his drug-scarred career.A-Rod was greeted by a...

Braves fend off Phillies

...Simmons had three hits, including a homer, Freeman drove in three runs with three hits and the Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 7-5 on Wednesday night.Including leadoff hitter Nick Markakis, who had two hits and drove in two runs, the...

Former Braves have big night to lift Phillies

ATLANTA - Jeff Francoeur had four hits and drove in two runs, Aaron Harang allowed one run over six innings and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-2.

Shelby Miller, Braves rout Phillies

...hit homers to spoil Chad Billingsley's first start in more than two years, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-0 on Tuesday night.Miller (4-1) needed only 99 pitches as he allowed only three hits with one walk with...

Homers lead Phillies over Braves

...contenders has them headed home looking for relief.Ryan Howard hit his second homer in two games, leading the Philadelphia Phillies past the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Sunday."We missed opportunities," first baseman Freddie Freeman said.The...

Phillies duo could learn from ex-teammate Roy Halladay

...for a chance to win somewhere.Only two years ago, Hal laday, Lee and Hamels were the three aces in the same Philadelphia Phillies' rotation. Four years ago, Roy Oswalt joined them to form one of the best starting staffs in decades.Things...

Next start is uncertain for Tigers' Verlander

...reported some general improvement."He felt better today," Ausmus said before the Tigers' game Sunday with the Philadelphia Phillies. "Not completely better, but he feels better than he did yesterday."Asked whether that meant better or...