Phillies 3, Braves 2
Game 111 - Wednesday Night, August 9th in Atlanta
Record - 42-69, 5th place, 24 1/2 games behind the Nationals
One Sentence Summary: Odubel Herrera's hot bat and a fine outing from Jerad Eickhoff contributed to this 3-2 win over the Braves.
What It Means: After the nice two-game sweep of the Braves, the Phillies head home for a four-game alumni weekend series against the Mets.
What Happened: Eickhoff gave up just the two Braves runs in his 6 2/3 innings. The bullpen held the Braves scoreless through 2 1/3 innings and Hector Neris recorded his 13th save.
Featured Card: Herrera had two triples in this game to raise his average to .284.