Marlins even series with Mets
The Florida Marlins scored seven runs in the fifth inning en route to a 9-6 win over the New York Mets Saturday night at Land Shark Stadium.
Florida won the game as -150 favorites, while the 15 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (9).
Jorge Cantu went 3-for-4 at the plate with one RBI, while Cameron Maybin belted a pinch-hit three-run homer for the Marlins. Sean West tossed five innings for the victory, and Brendan Donnelly collected his first save with the Marlins.
Fernando Tatis went 2-for-4 at the plate with a two-run homer for the Mets. John Maine suffered the loss after giving up seven runs in just 4 2-3 innings of work.