The Miami Marlins got by the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 on Thursday night at Marlins Park. Both clubs faced each other last weekend in Ohio. The Fish have won five of their last seven games.
In the fourth inning, Miami(47-53) took a 1-0 lead. Derek Dietrich hit his fifth home run of the season on a 1-0 pitch to center field.
The Marlins added two more runs in the bottom of the fifth for a three-run margin. Dietrich walked with the bases loaded and Giancarlo Stanton crossed the plate. Tyler Moore followed with a sacrifice fly to right which scored Christian Yelich.
The Fish made it 4-0 in the seventh inning. Dietrich slapped a base hit to left field and Yelich scored.
Cincinnati(41-61) broke the shutout in the top of the eighth. Scooter Gennett drove in Eugenio Suarez with a single into right field.