Cantu, Marlins take down Mets

Cantu, Marlins take down Mets

Jorge Cantu went 3-for-3 with two dingers and five runs batted in to lead the Florida Marlins over the New York Mets 7-4 on Tuesday night.

Florida cashed as +115 road underdogs as the game played over the 9.5-run total set by oddsmakers.

Cameron Maybin drove in a run for the Marlins, while Burke Badenhop picked up the win in relief of starter Ricky Nolasco for Florida.

Gary Sheffield had two RBIs for New York, as Sean Green took the loss after coming into the game for Mets starter Livan Hernandez.