Lee tosses another gem, shuts out Braves

Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz, left, and starting pitcher Cliff Lee meet on the mound after defeating the Atlanta Braves 9-0 in a baseball game, Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, in Philadelphia. Lee won his seventh straight start, Ruiz had a two-run homer in the fifth inning. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek)

September 5, 2011 6:58:00 PM PDT
Cliff Lee tossed a five-hitter for his sixth shutout of the season, helping the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies beat the second-place Atlanta Braves 9-0 on Monday night.