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Atlanta Braves Knocked Out of Playoff Race with Loss to Philadelphia Phillies
September 29th, 2011 at 12:02 AM
The Atlanta Braves, playing for a wild card berth in the playoffs, dropped their final game of the 2011 season as the Philadelphia Phillies scored the game-winning run in the 13th inning to down the Braves 4-3 on Wednesday night in Atlanta. ***PHOTO1*** The Braves, who once held an 8.5 game lead...

Atlanta Braves Fall to Philadelphia Phillies, Wild Card Lead Stands at One
September 27th, 2011 at 8:08 AM
  Though the Atlanta Braves got to Cliff Lee and the Philadelphia Phillies early, the NL East champions shut down the Wild Card leaders after the second inning of Monday night's game. Though Lee gave up a solo homer to Chipper Jones in the first inning and an RBI double to Alex...

Brandon Beachy Issues Walks, Atlanta Braves’ Wild Card Lead Down to Two Games
September 24th, 2011 at 7:33 PM
Brandon Beachy had trouble with his control again Saturday as the Washington Nationals shut down the Atlanta Braves. The crucial second game of the series shrank the Braves' Wild Card lead over the St. Louis Cardinals to two games with four games left. ***PHOTO1*** Though Beachy fanned nine batters in his six...