Final: Braves 3 - Phillies 2
Losing Pitcher: David Buchanan (4-4) - 5.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 5 BB, 4 K
Save: Craig Kimbrel (24)
- Marlon Byrd was the Phillies offense today going 2-for-4 with two solo home runs.
- Ben Revere went 3-for-5 and was caught stealing for the third time this season.
- Jimmy Rollins had a good day at the plate going 3-for-5 with a double and his 14th stolen base of the season.
- Domonic Brown has a surprising strong day at the plate going 2-for-3 with a walk.
- Chase Utley recorded his 1,500th career hit.
- Cody Asche and Koyie Hill both went 1-for-4 on the day.
- The Phillies went 0-for-7 with runners in scoring position and left 10 men on base.
- Gerald Laird posted the only multi-hit game of the day for Atlanta going 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
- Tommy La Stella continued to have a strong series going 1-for-3 with a walk, a double and two runs scored.
- B.J. Upton went 1-for-4 with a walk, a triple and two RBIs.
- Jason Heyward reached base safely with a walk today make it 44 out of 48 games in which he has reached base safely.
- Freddie Freeman and Andrelton Simmons both went 1-for-4.
- The Braves went 2-for-11 with runners in scoring position and left eight runners on base.
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