Hamels goes 8 strong, Phillies beat Braves

Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Wilson Valdez, top, leaps over Atlanta Braves' Matt Diaz while turning a double play in the second inning of a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 20, 2010, in Philadelphia. Atlanta's Melky Cabrera was out at first. ( (AP Photo/Matt Slocum))

September 20, 2010 7:03:25 PM PDT
Cole Hamels had another outstanding outing, and the Philadelphia Phillies took advantage of an error by Jason Heyward to beat the Atlanta Braves 3-1 on Monday night, increasing their lead in the NL East to four games.