Phillies Top Braves In 10

Philadelphia Phillies Aaron Altherr (23) celebrates scoring a run with manager Gabe Kapler in the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves, Friday, March 30, 2018, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Todd Kirkland)

ATLANTA (AP) — Gabe Kapler keeps saying he loves the Phillies’ bullpen.

The first-year manager proved it by again pulling his starter early. This time, the strategy worked.

Carlos Santana drove in J.P. Crawford with a sacrifice fly in the 11th inning, and Kapler went through nine pitchers for his first win as the Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 5-4 on Friday night.

“Pretty exhilarating,” Kapler said. READ MORE>