Ronald Acuna Jr. had four hits, including two home runs, and drove in three runs as the visiting Atlanta Braves completed a doubleheader sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday, 8-0.
The Braves won the opening game 5-2.
It was Acuna’s first career four-hit game.
Freddie Freeman homered, doubled, tripled and knocked in three runs while Travis d’Arnaud and Marcell Ozuna contributed two hits each in the seven-inning contest for the Braves.
Braves starter Max Fried tossed five scoreless innings and allowed four hits. Fried, who improved to 3-0, struck out six and walked one.
Rhys Hoskins had two hits for the Phillies, who managed only four as a team. The Phillies left six runners on base.
Phillies starter Spencer Howard made his Major League debut and lasted 4 2/3 innings. Howard (0-1) gave up seven hits — two home runs — and four runs with four strikeouts and one walk.
Freeman slammed a two-run homer to left to give the Braves an early 2-0 lead in the third inning.