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Fried, Riley power Braves past Phils; magic number down to 1

Sep. 29, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — With the Braves closing in on a division title, Max Fried wanted to pick up where Charlie Morton left off the night before. “I think it just kind of alleviated any kind of stress or anxiety coming into it, just knowing that he went out there and laid...

LEADING OFF: Yanks' Cole faces Jays with wild card in sight

Sep. 29, 2021 01:56 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WILD, WILD EAST Yankees ace Gerrit Cole makes what might be his final start of the regular season in a critical showdown against Toronto. New York took...

LEADING OFF: Yanks' Cole faces Jays in potential last start

Sep. 28, 2021 23:50 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Wednesday: ___ WILD, WILD EAST Yankees ace Gerrit Cole makes what might be his final start of the regular season in a critical showdown against Toronto. New York...

Braves survive scary ninth inning, hold off Phillies 2-1

Sep. 28, 2021 23:20 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A dominant late-September performance by Charlie Morton left the Atlanta Braves hoping it was a preview of October postseason starts to come. Morton threw seven scoreless innings, Jorge Soler hit a two-run single and the Braves escaped a ninth-inning jam...

Phillies rally from 6 down, beat Bucs 12-6 to gain on Braves

Sep. 23, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto homered and drove in four, Ronald Torreyes hit a go-ahead, three-run home run in the sixth inning and the Philadelphia Phillies erased a six-run deficit to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 12-6 Thursday night and pick up ground in the NL East. ...

Harper's throw to plate saves Phillies' 4-3 win over O's

Sep. 22, 2021 23:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper won games for the Phillies this year with one swing, one slide, one daring dash around the bases. Now add this save to the highlight reel: Harper fired a heater on the fly from right field that nailed a runner at home — and gave the...

Segura, Nola lead surging Phils past Mets, tighten NL East

Sep. 19, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jean Segura had his first multi-homer game in almost five years, Aaron Nola snapped a nine-start winless streak and the surging Philadelphia Phillies tightened the NL East race, beating the New York Mets 5-3 Saturday night. Bryce Harper drove in two runs...

LEADING OFF: Scherzer unbeaten with Dodgers, faces Reds

Sep. 18, 2021 03:17 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MAX EFFORT Max Scherzer has dominated since being traded to the Dodgers, and tries to extend his streak of success when he pitches at Cincinnati in a matchup with playoff...

Wheeler, Phillies hold off Mets 4-3 to boost playoff hopes

Sep. 18, 2021 02:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Cy Young Award candidate Zack Wheeler wore down early, MVP contender Bryce Harper was mostly quiet at the plate and still the Philadelphia Phillies found a way. “If you want to win four, five games in a row, you want to win series, it has to come from...

LEADING OFF: Scherzer unbeaten with Dodgers, faces Reds

Sep. 17, 2021 20:09 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Saturday: ___ MAX EFFORT Max Scherzer has dominated since being traded to the Dodgers, and tries to extend his success streak when he pitches at Cincinnati in a matchup with playoff...