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John Maine Defeats Marlins With One Pitch

Published by on April 28, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

One pitch is all it takes sometimes.

Last Friday night, one pitch to Shane Victorino in the top of the ninth abruptly ended the Marlins hope at a victory.  Again on Saturday, one pitch to a Philadelphia Phillie tied the game in the ninth.  At that moment Marlins and Phillie fans had dejavue; they knew who would come out the victor in that game, and in turn, the series.

Last night, one pitch changed the game, and most likely the series, for the Florida Marlins in their debut at Citi Field.

Attempting to get ahead in the first inning for the first time in over six games, the Marlins had a runner on third and one out when Hanley Ramirez battled John Maine to a 3-2 count.  The next pitch, a 94 ...

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