Marlins Sweep the Devil Rays
A see-saw game resulted in a Marlins 11-6 win over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, sweeping the series. It is the Marlins 5th consecutive win, a first since the 1997 season. Once again, the lineup produced huge numbers. Bruce Aven’s grand slam gave him the team lead in RBIs despite his temporary role. Tim Hyers’ four hits included two home runs. Mark Kotsay extended his hitting streak to 5 games. Craig Counsell got a start and had 3 hits. Box Score.