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Marlins come up short
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Pirates 3, Marlins 2
Ross Gload tosses his bat after striking out in the eighth inning. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Anibal Sanchez went seven innings and gave up three runs, but it wasn't enough for the Marlins. After Hanley Ramirez's RBI double in the third inning, Cameron Maybin hit a solo home run in the eighth.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (11-3)
Lost 2
Pittsburgh 3, Florida 2   PIT
Pittsburgh (8-6)
Won 2
April 21, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0   2 6 1
Pittsburgh
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 X   3 7 0
Standings thru 4/21/09  |  Recap: FLA | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Marlins stats  |  Pirates stats
Florida AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bonifacio, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .311
Baker, Jo, C 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .308
  b-Paulino, R, PH-C 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333
Ramirez, H, SS 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .254
Gload, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .294
Uggla, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .212
Hermida, LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .283
Ross, C, RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .220
Maybin, CF 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 .211
Sanchez, An, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  a-Amezaga, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
  Pinto, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Calero, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 2 6 2 4 4 12  

a-Popped out for Sanchez, An in the 8th. b-Walked for Baker, Jo in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez, H (4, Karstens).
HR: Maybin (1, 8th inning off Yates, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hermida; Maybin 4; Bonifacio; Ramirez, H 2; Gload; Baker, Jo.
RBI: Ramirez, H (11), Maybin (1).
2-out RBI: Ramirez, H.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Uggla; Gload 2.
GIDP: Ross, C 2.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Sanchez, An (1, throw).
DP: (Sanchez, An-Ramirez, H-Gload).

 
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .328
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 .367
McLouth, CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .255
LaRoche, 1B 4 0 1 1 0 1 0 .255
Moss, RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .237
LaRoche, 3B 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .216
Wilson, Ja, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .289
Jaramillo, C 2 0 1 1 1 1 0 .400
Karstens, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
  a-Hinske, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .250
  Yates, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Grabow, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Capps, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 3 7 3 2 8 12  

a-Grounded out for Karstens in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: LaRoche (3, Sanchez, An), Jaramillo (1, Sanchez, An), Sanchez, F (8, Sanchez, An).
HR: Sanchez, F (2, 3rd inning off Sanchez, An, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Sanchez, F 7; LaRoche 2; LaRoche; Morgan; Jaramillo 2.
RBI: LaRoche (9), Jaramillo (1), Sanchez, F (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Morgan; McLouth; Hinske 2.
GIDP: Moss.
Team RISP: 2-for-9.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Jaramillo-Wilson, Ja, Wilson, Ja-LaRoche, LaRoche-Sanchez, F-LaRoche).

 
Florida IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Sanchez, An (L, 1-1) 7.0 7 3 3 2 6 1 2.50
Pinto 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.59
Calero 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.29
 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Karstens (W, 1-0) 6.0 3 1 1 2 3 0 3.60
Yates (H, 1) 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 7.20
Grabow (H, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Capps (S, 4) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00

Yates pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

IBB: Jaramillo (by Sanchez, An).
Pitches-strikes: Sanchez, An 101-66, Pinto 6-4, Calero 6-4, Karstens 87-54, Yates 13-6, Grabow 28-15, Capps 11-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Sanchez, An 10-4, Pinto 0-0, Calero 0-0, Karstens 5-7, Yates 1-1, Grabow 0-0, Capps 2-0.
Batters faced: Sanchez, An 30, Pinto 2, Calero 1, Karstens 22, Yates 4, Grabow 5, Capps 3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Knight. 1B: Jim Joyce. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Brian Runge.
Weather: 51 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 10 mph, In from RF.
T: 2:27.
Att: 9,917.
Venue: PNC Park.
April 21, 2009
April 21, 2009

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