Braves' Teheran loses perfect game, no-hitter against Phils

ATLANTA (AP) Julio Teheran of the Atlanta Braves has a perfect game through six innings against the Philadelphia Phillies.

Teheran has struck out six with no walks and no hits.

The 24-year-old right-hander was helped by strong defense in the first inning Sunday. Atlanta second baseman Jace Peterson made a leaping catch of a liner hit by Odubel Herrera to end the inning.

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