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Braves sweep Reds out of NL playoffs

Atlanta completes a 2 game sweep of Cincinnati in their NL Playoff series
Braves sweep Reds in NL Playoffs
Braves sweep Reds in NL Playoffs(WKYT)
Published: Oct. 1, 2020 at 10:17 PM EDT
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ATLANTA (AP) - Ian Anderson dazzled in another shutout performance for Atlanta, and the Braves won a playoff series for the first time in almost two decades by sweeping the light-hitting Cincinnati Reds with a 5-0 victory.

Ronald Acuna Jr. had three hits for the NL East champions, including a run-scoring double in the fifth.

After winning Wednesday’s series opener 1-0 in 13 innings, Atlanta broke open Game 2 on two-run homers by Marcell Ozuna and Adam Duvall off Raisel Iglesias in the eighth.

Atlanta will face Miami or the Chicago Cubs in the NL Division Series in Houston.

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