Miami, FL (Sports Network) - Brandon Phillips drove in the go-ahead run as
part of a three-run rally in the 10th inning and the Cincinnati Reds swept
the Miami Marlins with a 5-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Thursday.
With one out and the bases loaded, Phillips hit a sacrifice fly off Steve
Cishek (1-4) to left, allowing Daniel Lutz to reach home. Jay Bruce followed
with a double, scoring Shin-Soo Choo and Joey Votto.
J.J. Hoover gave up a run in the home half, but was able to notch his third
Reds starter Mat Latos, who was looking to win his fifth consecutive start,
allowed two runs on four hits and a walk in 8 1/3 innings. However, Aroldis
Chapman (3-1) allowed the Marlins to tie the game when he gave up an RBI
triple to Marcell Ozuna in the ninth inning.
The Reds have won six straight and 10 of their last 12 games.
Juan Pierre homered for the first time since June 23, 2012, while Matt Diaz
drove in one run for the Marlins, who have lost five straight. Starter Jose
Fernandez allowed two runs on five hits and three walks in a no-decision.
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