Marlins get by Nationals in seven innings

Marlins get by Nationals in seven innings

Hanley Ramirez was 2-for-4 with a two-run drive and four runs batted in to lead the Florida Marlins past the Washington Nationals 7-5 in a game that was called in the seventh inning because of rain.

Florida won as -185 home favorites as the game played OVER the 9.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Jorge Cantu went 3-for-4 with an RBI for the Marlins, while Renyel Pinto picked up the win in relief of starter Sean West for Florida.

Adam Dunn was 2-for-4 with a two-run jack and three RBIs for Washington, as Joe Beimel was handed the loss after coming into the game for Nationals starter Craig Stammen.