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Eduardo Escobar's homer lifts Brewers past Phillies 4-3

Sep. 09, 2021 17:40 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eduardo Escobar hit a tiebreaking solo homer in the sixth inning, and the Milwaukee Brewers topped the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Wednesday night. Milwaukee, which won the final two games of the series after dropping the opener, extended its lead to...

Segura's single in 11th lifts Phillies over Diamondbacks 7-6

Aug. 28, 2021 00:30 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jean Segura singled with one out in the 11th inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 7-6 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night in a game with a number of late-inning twists. Brad Miller hit a tying two-run homer in the 10th, and...

LEADING OFF: COVID-19 sidelines more players, Webb on a roll

Aug. 27, 2021 20:27 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: ___ NEGATIVE NEWS Red Sox infielder Kiké Hernández tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday and will be sidelined indefinitely. Manager Alex Cora said...

Start of Dbacks-Phillies game delayed due to virus tracing

Aug. 27, 2021 19:40 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The start of the game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Philadelphia on Friday night was delayed 26 minutes due to contact tracing after the Phillies put three players on the COVID-19 injured list. The game was scheduled to start at 7:05 p.m., but...

Diamondbacks a perfect 4-0 against Phillies after 8-7 win

Aug. 27, 2021 00:23 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Carson Kelly hit a two run-homer and drove in three runs, Nick Ahmed added a two-run blast, Christian Walker had a career-high four hits and Zac Gallen pitched five strong innings in his first start in his hometown, leading the Arizona Diamondbacks to an 8-7 win over the...

Mejia's 3-run homer in 9th leads Rays past skidding Phillies

Aug. 25, 2021 23:22 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Francisco Mejia hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the ninth inning, Brandon Lowe connected for his 30th of the season and the AL-East leading Tampa Bay Rays beat the slumping Philadelphia Phillies 7-4 on Wednesday night. Rookie Wander Franco had...

Cruz leads Rays past Phillies with bat and, yes, mitt

Aug. 24, 2021 23:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nelson Cruz returned from the COVID-19 list, played first base for the first time in his career and hit a tiebreaking two-run double in the eighth inning for the Tampa Bay Rays, who beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-1 on Tuesday night. The 41-year-old...

Wild pitch in 10th inning sends Padres past Phillies 4-3

Aug. 22, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Adam Frazier scored the winning run on a wild pitch by Philadelphia's Connor Brogdon in the 10th inning and the San Diego Padres overcame a strong outing by Aaron Nola and beat the Phillies 4-3 on Saturday night. “I'm so proud of the guys. Everything...

Phillies lose no-hit bid, capitalize on Reds blunders, 6-1

Aug. 14, 2021 19:41 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Moore and the Phillies bullpen took a no-hitter into the eighth inning, Bryce Harper hit a Little League homer and Philadelphia two-hit the Cincinnati Reds 6-1 Saturday. Moore (2-3) threw six scoreless innings but was pulled after 76 pitches....

Phils win 6th straight, beat Mets to take over NL East lead

Aug. 06, 2021 23:35 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered, Kyle Gibson pitched six strong innings and drove in the go-ahead run, and the streaking Philadelphia Phillies won their sixth straight game to take over first place in the NL East with a 4-2 victory over the slumping New York Mets on Friday night. ...