Heyward busts out of slump, Braves win (The SportsXchange)

ATLANTA — Jason Heyward jump-started the previously slumping Atlanta offense Thursday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, just like the Braves hope he will in the upcoming postseason.

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Braves 7, Phillies 1 (The SportsXchange)

ATLANTA — Jason Heyward jump-started the previously slumping Atlanta offense Thursday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, just like the Braves hope he will in the upcoming postseason.

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Phillies-Marlins Preview (The Associated Press)

Ryne Sandberg will be back with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2014, but Roy Halladay may not.

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Tovar’s RBI single in debut helps Mets top Phils (The Associated Press)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wilfredo Tovar produced the winning hit in his major-league debut and the New York Mets swept the Philadelphia Phillies with a 4-3 win on Sunday.

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Mets 4, Phillies 3 (The SportsXchange)

PHILADELPHIA – Wilfredo Tovar’s first big-league hit lifted the New York Mets to a 4-3 victory and a three-game sweep over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.

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Today’s Lineup: Kevin Frandsen at first base (Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia)

The Phillies will play their final game at Citizens Bank Park this season when they take on the New York Mets on Sunday afternoon. Ryne Sandberg has made just one change to his lineup card for the Phils’ series finale against the Mets. Kevin Frandsen has been re-inserted into the lineup at first base and will bat eighth. With Frandsen taking over duties at first, Darin Ruf has been moved to left field in place of John Mayberry. Cliff Lee gets the start for the Phils, who have lost their last three games. Lee (14-6, 2.95 ERA) is 4-0 with a 2. …

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Mets-Phillies Preview (The Associated Press)

David Wright’s return has helped give the New York Mets a chance to do something they haven’t done against the Philadelphia Phillies in more than five years.

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Cloyd struggles as Phillies fall in the rain (Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia)

If the Phillies want to avoid finishing the home portion of their 2014 schedule with a four-game losing streak, they will need to beat the New York Mets on Sunday afternoon.The Phils lost their penultimate home game of the season, 5-4, on Saturday night (see Instant Replay). The game was ended in the top of the seventh inning after a one hour, 28-minute rain delay.“Tough way to take a loss,” interim manager Ryne Sandberg said.Sandberg won’t be the interim manager for long. He could be named manager for 2014 any day now.The Phillies are 18-16 under Sandberg. …

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Wright, Murphy HR, Mets beat Phillies in rain (The Associated Press)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — David Wright and Daniel Murphy hit solo home runs and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 in a game called in the top of the seventh inning because of rain.

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Mets 5, Phillies 4 (6) (The SportsXchange)

PHILADELPHIA — A soggy night at Citizens Bank Park ended after six innings on Saturday with the New York Mets beating the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 in a rain-shortened game.

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