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Chipper's walk-off blast caps Braves' stirring rally

Chipper's walk-off blast caps Braves' stirring rally

MLB.com Updated Sep 2, 2012
Facing a four-run deficit entering the ninth inning, the Braves staged a furious rally, with Chipper Jones' walk-off three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon sending Atlanta to an 8-7 win over the Phillies on Sunday at Turner Field.
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  • Chipper's 3-run shot walks off Papelbon, Phils

    Chipper's 3-run shot walks off Papelbon, Phils

    ESPN.com Sep 2, 2012
    Chipper Jones hit a three-run homer off Jonathan Papelbon with two outs in the ninth inning, capping a five-run rally that sent the Atlanta Braves over the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Sunday.
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  • Inside the Phillies: Phillies' Rollins has capacity to thrill a…

    Inside the Phillies: Phillies' Rollins has capacity to thrill and to infuriate

    philly.com Sep 2, 2012
    Jimmy Rollins may be the most fascinating athlete in Philadelphia history. Consider Wilt Chamberlain's biographical claims and the long list of other superstars and characters to come through this town, and that really is saying something.
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  • Video - Chipper's HR Lifts Braves To Walk-Off Win 00:31

    Chipper's HR Lifts Braves To Walk-Off Win

    Sep 2
    Chipper Jones' three-run homer caps off Braves' 8-7 rally over Phillies.

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    Sep 2
    The youth movement at quarterback has extended to backups, John Clayton writes in his latest mailbag.