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Florida falls in opener
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Pirates 8, Marlins 0
Andrew Miller hands the ball to manager Fredi Gonzalez in the fifth. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Andrew Miller gave up four runs on five hits, four walks and two wild pitches over 4 2/3 innings as the Marlins' win streak was halted at seven games. Emilio Bonifacio and Hanley Ramirez had Florida's two hits.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (11-2)
Lost 1
Pittsburgh 8, Florida 0   PIT
Pittsburgh (7-6)
Won 1
April 20, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 2 0
Pittsburgh
1 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 X   8 11 1
Standings thru 4/20/09  |  Recap: FLA | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Marlins stats  |  Pirates stats
Florida AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bonifacio, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .316
Baker, Jo, C 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .297
Ramirez, H, SS 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 .255
Cantu, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .341
Uggla, 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .229
Hermida, LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .279
Ross, C, RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239
  Meyer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Maybin, CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .194
  Kensing, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Carroll, PH-RF 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
Miller, A, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Amezaga, CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .263
Totals 28 0 2 0 1 6 9  

a-Struck out for Kensing in the 8th.

BATTING
TB: Bonifacio; Ramirez, H.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Uggla 2.
GIDP: Cantu.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
CS: Ramirez, H (2, 2nd base by Ohlendorf/Jaramillo).

FIELDING
DP: (Bonifacio-Uggla-Cantu).

 
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 .333
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .339
McLouth, CF 4 2 2 4 1 0 1 .277
Monroe, RF 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .250
LaRoche, 1B 3 1 2 2 1 0 1 .255
LaRoche, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .206
Wilson, Ja, SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 .314
Jaramillo, C 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .375
Ohlendorf, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
  a-Hinske, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267
  Yates, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Chavez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 8 11 6 6 2 16  

a-Grounded out for Ohlendorf in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: LaRoche (4, Miller, A), Wilson, Ja (3, Kensing).
HR: McLouth (4, 6th inning off Kensing, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Sanchez, F; Wilson, Ja 2; LaRoche; McLouth 5; LaRoche 3; Morgan; Jaramillo 2; Monroe.
RBI: McLouth 4 (13), LaRoche 2 (8).
2-out RBI: LaRoche 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRoche; Ohlendorf; Wilson, Ja; Morgan.
SAC: Ohlendorf.
GIDP: LaRoche.
Team RISP: 4-for-15.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Morgan (4, 2nd base off Miller, A/Baker, Jo), McLouth (2, 3rd base off Miller, A/Baker, Jo), Wilson, Ja (1, 3rd base off Miller, A/Baker, Jo).

FIELDING
E: Wilson, Ja (2, fielding).
DP: (LaRoche-Sanchez, F-LaRoche).

 
Florida IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Miller, A (L, 0-1) 4.2 5 4 4 4 1 0 6.94
Kensing 2.1 6 4 4 2 0 1 8.53
Meyer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.84
 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Ohlendorf (W, 1-2) 7.0 2 0 0 1 5 0 3.00
Yates 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.75
Chavez, J 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50

WP: Miller, A 2, Kensing.
Balk: Kensing.
Pitches-strikes: Miller, A 100-49, Kensing 36-21, Meyer 11-8, Ohlendorf 91-53, Yates 13-9, Chavez, J 8-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Miller, A 11-1, Kensing 3-2, Meyer 1-1, Ohlendorf 10-4, Yates 1-0, Chavez, J 0-2.
Batters faced: Miller, A 23, Kensing 14, Meyer 3, Ohlendorf 23, Yates 3, Chavez, J 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Kensing 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Brian Runge. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Jim Joyce. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 53 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, R to L.
T: 2:31 (:13 delay).
Att: 8,790.
Venue: PNC Park.
April 20, 2009
April 20, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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