Tagged: ‘Brandon Phillips’

Walk-Off Deja Vu: Phillips Shines Again In 9th For Braves
June 18th, 2017 at 7:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange ATLANTA â?? Brandon Phillips enjoys playing the role of late-game hero, even if it means occasionally having a cooler of energy drink dumped on his head. Phillips, an Atlanta native who joined the club this spring, responded with the game-winning walk-off hit for the second straight...

Braves notch second consecutive walk-off victory on Brandon Phillips single
June 18th, 2017 at 4:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images For the second consecutive game, the Atlanta Braves played the role of walk-off winners, knocking off the Miami Marlins, 5-4, on Sunday afternoon at SunTrust Park. With a tie game in the bottom of the ninth,...

Phillips’ Plays Hero With Walk-Off Single In 10th
June 17th, 2017 at 10:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** By The Sports Xchange ATLANTA â?? The Atlanta Braves rallied from four down against the Miami Marlins to force extra innings with a tying run in the ninth, then celebrated their fourth walk-off victory of the season in the 10th as Brandon Phillips played hero. Phillips singled to center field...

Despite faulty fifth frame, Braves fight back to win via walk-off
June 17th, 2017 at 9:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports Despite an uncharacteristically rough fifth inning from Jaime Garcia, the Braves were able to mount a comeback that eventually ended with Brandon Phillips hitting a walk-off single to send the Marlins to defeat. The first four innings...

Braves rally falls just short in 3-2 loss to Nationals
May 21st, 2017 at 5:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports The Atlanta Braves rallied in the eighth but fell just short of a series sweep in a 3-2 loss to the Washington Nationals. The Nationals jumped out to an early lead when Daniel Murphy jumped on...