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La Stella, Wood lead Braves’ win over Phillies

Atlanta Braves' Tommy La Stella, right, follows through on a three-run double as Philadelphia Phillies catcher Koyie Hill, left,  looks on in the third inning of a baseball game  in Atlanta, Sunday, July 20, 2014.(AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Tommy La Stella drove in three runs and Chris Johnson hit a two-run homer to back a strong start by Alex Wood and help the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-2 Sunday.

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Hamels, Rollins power Phillies past Braves 2-1

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta,Saturday, July 19, 2014.(AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Cole Hamels felt as well as he has all season, and it showed.

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Hamels, Rollins power Phillies past Braves 2-1

RETRANSMISSION TO CORRECT DAY AND DATE - Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels (35) works in the first inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves in Atlanta, Saturday, July 19, 2014.(AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — Cole Hamels held the Braves to four hits through seven innings, Jimmy Rollins hit a two-run homer, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Atlanta 2-1 on Saturday night.

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Braves part ways with struggling 2B Dan Uggla

In this April 22, 2014, photo Atlanta Braves' Dan Uggla tosses his helmet after striking out to end the second inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins in Atlanta. Uggla's future in Atlanta was in question Sunday, July 12, 2014, after the Braves suspended the struggling second baseman for their final game before the All-Star break. The team announced the suspension on its Twitter feed, with no further explanation. Manager Fredi Gonzalez also declined to elaborate when asked about the punishment before the Braves' game against the Chicago Cubs. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves did everything they could over the last year to find a team willing to trade for struggling second baseman Dan Uggla.

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Lee ready to return to Phillies’ rotation

ATLANTA (AP) — Cliff Lee says he’s ready to reclaim his spot in Philadelphia’s starting rotation after missing the past nine weeks with a strained left elbow.

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