• Braves top Cubs, reduce magic number to 1

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Sep 21, 2013
    The Braves' 9-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs reduced their magic number to one and assured them of at least a tie in the NL East. If not, the Braves simply will look to take care of things during their next opportunity. After blowing a four-run lead against the Cubs on Friday afternoon, the Braves scored four runs with two outs in the ninth inning to claim a 9-5 win that guaranteed they will at least be tied with the Nationals atop the National League East standings when this season is complete. Travis W...
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    • Cubs rally in 8th to keep Braves on brink

      Dioner Navarro hit a tiebreaking single in a three-run eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat Atlanta 3-1 Saturday to keep the Braves on the brink of the NL East championship.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Cubs rally late, push back Braves' clincher

      The Cubs came from behind again on Saturday, this time finishing the job and delaying -- if for only a few hours -- a National League East title for Atlanta in a 3-1 win at Wrigley Field.
      Source: MLB.com

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