Denver, CO (Sports Network) - Donovan Solano capped a four-run ninth inning
with a two-run homer and the Miami Marlins held off the Colorado Rockies, 5-3,
in the finale of a four-game series at Coors Field.
Giancarlo Stanton smacked an RBI double and Ed Lucas knocked in a run after
Rob Brantly crossed the plate in the eighth to break a scoreless tie as the
Marlins captured three games of this four-game set.
Dan Jennings (1-1) pitched a perfect seventh in relief of Nathan Eovaldi, who
tossed six innings of scoreless ball. Kevin Slowey surrendered three runs --
two earned -- in the ninth, but Steve Cishek closed the door to pick up his
The Rockies only had three hits until the ninth. Michael Cuddyer, Wilin
Rosario and Nolan Arenado each drove in a run during the final frame, but
Jonathan Herrera hit into a game-ending double play.
Adam Ottavino (0-2) was tagged with the loss after allowing the go-ahead run
to score in the eighth on a wild pitch.
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