The Miami Marlins stopped the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 at Great American Ballpark on Friday night. It was the first game of a six-game road trip for the Fish.
Miami(43-51) struck quickly with two runs in the first inning. Dee Gordon began with a single to left-center field and Giancarlo Stanton followed with a double into left. Christian Yelich would knock in Gordon on a ground out to second. Stanton later scored on a wild pitch.
Cincinnati(40-56) cut into the margin to 2-1 during the bottom of the third. Billy Hamilton hit a sacrifice fly to right field which scored Scott Schebler.
The Marlins put up an additional run in the seventh inning. Yelich drove in Miguel Rojas with a single into shallow left field.