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Foltynewicz pitches into 8th, Braves beat Brewers 2-1

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ATLANTA, Ga (AP) - - Rookie Mike Foltynewicz pitched three-hit ball for 7 2-3 innings, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 Sunday. Foltynewicz (3-1) allowed one run in his longest start in the majors. He struck out seven.

Jason Grilli struck out three in the ninth for his 13th save.

Jimmy Nelson (2-5) matched Foltynewicz through five scoreless innings before allowing two runs on two walks and two hits, including Andrelton Simmons' RBI single, in the sixth.

The Braves (22-21) won three of four in the series to move over .500 for the first time since April 27.

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