The Miami Marlins lost to the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Tuesday night at Marlins Park. The Marlins, who finished the home stand with a 1-4 record, have been on the losing end in five of their last six games.
Tampa Bay(14-14) got out to a 1-0 lead during the third inning. Former Marlin Logan Morrison ripped a solo home run to right field on a 1-0 pitch.
The Rays added two runs in the top of the fifth. Kevin Kirkmaier scored on a sacrifice fly by Tim Beckham to center. Derek Norris followed with a base hit into center field to score Brad Miller.
Miami(11-14) broke the shutout in the eighth inning. Giancarlo Stanton doubled toward left-center field and Martin Prado crossed the plate.