In Braves history, John Smoltz's dominant performance against the Phillies is highlighted, as the Braves secure an 11-0 victory backed by 18 hits, with Javy Lopez contributing four hits to the win.

By the Numbers
  • Braves came back from an 8-1 deficit against the Phillies to win 9-8 in 15 innings.
  • Mike Mordecai’s three-run home run was pivotal in the Braves' seven-run rally in the ninth inning.
  • Atlanta clinched victory in the 15th inning with a bunt single by Mike Stanton that scored Deion Sanders.
State of Play
  • Historic moments in Braves franchise history from 1929 to 1996 are recounted, showcasing milestones, acquisitions, and notable games.
  • MLB history snippets from 1913 to 2015 highlight key achievements and records in baseball.
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Bottom Line

John Smoltz's remarkable performance and the Braves' historic comeback against the Phillies underscore the team's resilience and memorable moments in baseball history.