Phi 0 5 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 10
Atl 6 2 3 1 2 0 1 2 X 17
Date of game: 3/18/2013

Recap: Atlanta vs. Philadelphia

Lake Buena Vista, FL (Sports Network) - Justin Upton hit a pair of home runs, part of a 3-for-3, three-run, six-RBI performance in Atlanta's 17-10 win over Philadelphia in Grapefruit League play.

Ben Francisco went 3-for-5 with a solo blast and drove in three, while Freddie Freeman hit a two-run shot and scored twice for the Braves, who struck for 12 runs in the first three innings.

Kris Medlen lasted five innings, and despite giving up 14 hits and nine runs, fanned four for the victory.

Rodrigo Lopez bore the brunt of the Braves' attack, lit up for eight hits and eight runs -- seven earned -- with two walks in just two full frames.

Domonic Brown slugged a two-run homer among his three hits, Yuniesky Betancourt totaled four hits and knocked in a pair, and Ben Revere added two hits with two RBI for the Phillies.

Game Notes

Youngstown State's Ruiz in midseason form

Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Peavy put on DL with back strain

Jake Peavy's lingering back issues forced the struggling San Francisco Giants to place the veteran pitcher on the 15-day disabled list Saturday.

Flames head coach Hartley fined $50K

Calgary Flames head coach Bob Hartley was fined $50,000 by the NHL for the post-whistle melee that occurred late in Game 2 of Friday's Western Conference quarterfinal game against the Vancouver Canucks.

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