• Stanton hits first homer, but Marlins fall to Cubs

    Summary of 2 articles · Updated Apr 28, 2013
    "That was pretty good," Stanton said. After Chris Coghlan struck out looking, the Cubs elected to pitch to Stanton who hit a two-run homer in the first inning with first base open. Though Stanton fell behind 0-2, he worked the count even before driving an RBI single to left. "I felt good when he missed it," Marlins manager Mike Redmond said. Juan Pierre sent a liner to left for a one-out hit off Cubs right-hander Carlos Villanueva , who had retired 14 of the previous 15 batters. Pierre then stole second his sixth steal of the season. "Normally I do not like watching, them, I get mad," Wood said, "but as soon as he hit it I said, `That one is going to go a ways.' So, I watched that one."
    Source: CNNSI.com
    • Stanton homers twice, Nolasco takes stand vs. Cubs

      Giancarlo Stanton blasted a pair of homers and collected four RBIs as the Marlins avoided the four-game series sweep in a 6-4 comeback victory over the Cubs on Sunday afternoon in front of 19,817 at Marlins Park.
      Source: MLB.com

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