Buddy Carlyle's ERA jumped to 5.21 following Tuesday's tough outing. (Gregory Smith/AP)
By Mark Bowman / MLB.com
The margin for error got smaller for the Braves on Tuesday after a tough loss to the Phillies. Buddy Carlyle allowed three runs on four hits before Bobby Cox pulled him after 1 2/3 innings. Chipper Jones had both RBIs, with a homer and bases-loaded walk.
a-Singled for Reyes in the 5th. b-Lined out for Yates in the 7th. c-Grounded out for Acosta in the 9th.
BATTING HR: Jones, C (23, 4th inning off Lohse, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Johnson; Jones, C 4; McCann 2; Jones, A 3; Escobar; Thorman. RBI: Jones, C 2 (81). 2-out RBI: Jones, C. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Teixeira 2; Harris. Team LOB: 8.
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