How do the Marlins react to a 4 game losing streak? They explode for 11 runs on 18 hits to beat the New York Mets 11-4. Brian Meadows earns his second win in as many starts. The Marlins’ previous win was in Meadows’ last outing. Luis Castillo went 3-3 with 3 walks. Preston Wilson hit his second home run of the year. Bruce Aven hit a two run shot. Mark Kotsay, now hitting .355, went 2-5 with 3 RBI. The Marlins never trailed, blowing the game open with 5 runs in the 6th and 7th innings. Alex Fernandez is on the Disabled List with an inflammation in his pitching shoulder. Kirt Ojala will pitch Fernandez’s next start. Archie Corbin was called up to fill the slot open in the bullpen.