ATLANTA, May 1 (UPI) -- Cole Hamels worked into the eighth inning Tuesday as the Philadelphia Phillies posted a 6-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves.
Hamels (3-1) allowed three runs on five hits in the first inning, but finished with four runs on nine hits, three walks and six strikeouts in 7 1/3 innings.
Mark Redman (0-4) gave up four runs on five hits in just 1 2/3 innings for Atlanta. The left-hander also walked three batters as his ERA skyrocketed to 10.62 over five starts this season.
Chipper Jones hit two home runs and had three RBI for the Braves.