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Aaron Nola, Rhys Hoskins lift Phillies over Pirates

Phillies right-hander Aaron Nola began his latest gem Saturday at Citizens Bank Park by giving up a titanic opposite-field home run to Pittsburgh Pirates leadoff man Sean Rodriguez on the second pitch of the game. He ended it by striking out Jordy Mercer on a wicked changeup 101 pitches later to complete the seventh inning.

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Molina, Hicks lift Cardinals to 4-3 win over Reds

Batting second mainly because of Tommy Pham's nagging groin injury, Yadier Molina homered with one out in the seventh, lifting the Cardinals to a 4-3 victory over the visiting Cincinnati Reds before a crowd of 42,382, Saturday afternoon at Busch Stadium.

Looking back: Russell County's Tony Rasmus, Jackson Huguley react to latest victory

Russell County head coach Tony Rasmus and freshman Jackson Huguley share their thoughts after the Warriors' 8–3 victory over Valley on Friday, March 17, 2017.
Jordan D. Hill jhill@ledger-enquirer.com