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Phils go down swinging to game’s ‘best pitcher’

Aaron Harang called Max Scherzer “the best pitcher in baseball right now,” and that thought seemed to be on the Phillies’ minds in a 5-2 loss to the Nationals on Friday. But Freddy Galvis broke up a no-hit bid with a double in the sixth and Ben Revere took Scherzer deep in the eighth.