Carlos Villanueva vs Ricky Nolasco Tilt Ends in Miami 6-4 Win
Miami used a 2-HR day from Mike Stanton on Sunday at Marlins Park as the Marlins defeated Chicago 6-4 in baseball action.
The Marlins were a +101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Ricky Nolasco earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Mike Stanton in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
Steve Cishek pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face San Diego.