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Uptons savor victorious debut as teammates
MLB.com Updated Apr 2, 2013
As Justin Upton marked his Braves debut with an impressive home run in the fifth inning of Monday night's 7-5 Opening Day win over the Phillies at Turner Field, B.J. Upton was proudly enjoying the thrill of experiencing life with his little brother as h…Share Tweet
MLB.com Apr 2, 2013In seasons past, if the Phillies had Roy Halladay pitching the next game after losing the season opener, there would've been confidence back home in the Delaware Valley. But confidence is not exactly overflowing among Phils fans entering Wednesday's gam…Share Tweet
Preseason pitching problems persist in openerATLANTA - It is a long season, as the Phillies vividly reminded us with a long night here Monday. It is impossible to reach reasonable conclusions after just one game, but that's what opening day is for. For more than a month, we've been told every roug…Share TweetATLANTA - It was more than two hours before game time, and the first player to emerge in the visitors dugout at Turner Field was Chase Utley.Share Tweet
More positives than negatives in Phillies' loss to BravesPhillies lose opener in Atlanta, but there are more good signs than bad.Share Tweet