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April 27, 2009 at 11:11 PM

NEW YORK, April 27 (UPI) -- Omir Santos hit a grand slam for his first major league homer in a six-run first Monday to lead the New York Mets to a 7-1 win over Florida.

David Wright had a triple, two runs and an RBI, and Gary Sheffield and Ryan Church also had an RBI apiece for the Mets, who have won three out of four.

John Maine (1-2) gave up just one hit and one unearned run in a six-inning start.

Emilio Bonifacio and Jorge Cantu had the lone two hits for the Marlins, who have lost seven straight games.

Anibal Sanchez (1-2) also worked six innings, allowing six runs on eight hits.

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