Marlins stop Phillies; take series

Marlins stop Phillies; take series

The Florida Marlins claimed their three-game series with Philadelphia in a 6-2 win over the Phillies in the rubber match at Citizens Bank Park Wednesday night.

Florida won the game as +180 underdogs, while the eight runs fell UNDER the posted over/under (10).

Dan Uggla went 3-for-4 at the plate with a solo home run and two RBIs for the Marlins. Burke Badenhop allowed just one run over five innings for the win.

Carlos Ruiz homered in a losing effort for the Phillies. Brett Myers gave up five runs over 5 2-3 innings on the mound.