Philadelphia 5, Miami 3

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, September 2, 2011 7:10 PM
Location - Sun Life Stadium
Temperature - 83°
Umpires - Home Plate - Sam Holbrook, First Base - Paul Schrieber, Second Base - Chad Fairchild, Third Base - Joe West,
Attendance - 21659

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Philadelphia 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 5 7 0
Miami 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 9 2

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 88-46 46-22 42-24 W5
Miami 60-77 26-44 34-33 L3

Recap


John Mayberry Jr. homered and drove in three runs to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-3 victory over the host Florida Marlins on Friday.

The Phillies increased their lead to 8 1/2 games over the Atlanta Braves in the National League East.
 
Mayberry hit a two-run homer off Brad Hand (1-5) with none out in the fifth inning to put Philadelphia ahead for good 3-2. He added a sacrifice fly in the sixth to drive in Chase Utley with what proved to be the winning run.
 
The Phillies' Roy Oswalt (7-8) allowed three runs, eight hits and struck out seven in 6 1/3 innings. Hand gave up four runs - three earned, four hits, walked three and struck out four in five-plus innings.
 
Jose Lopez hit a solo home run in the sixth for the Marlins to make it 4-3.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Philadelphia   Miami
Roy Oswalt Player Brad Hand
Win W/L Loss
6.1 IP 5.0
7 Strikeouts 4
8 Hits 4
4.26 ERA 5.40
Hitting
Philadelphia   Miami
Shane Victorino Player Omar Infante
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 3
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Philadelphia 7 1 13 .233 16 9 4 6 0 0
Miami 9 1 16 .257 13 10 2 2 0 2

Upcoming Games

  • Miami will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Marlins have a W/L % of .483 after a win and .403 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play their next game on the road against Miami. The Phillies have a W/L % of .586 after a win and .787 after a loss.
Advertisement