MLB: Miami 6, San Diego 2

June 30, 2013 at 4:16 PM

MIAMI, June 30 (UPI) -- Jeff Mathis pounded a game-winning grand slam in the bottom of the ninth Sunday, hoisting the Miami Marlins over San Diego 6-2.

With the game tied 2-2 in the ninth, the Marlins loaded the bases with one out against Tyson Ross (0-4) and Mathis followed by belting a pitch into the Padres' bullpen in left field, giving Miami the victory.

Derek Dietrich supplied a two-run double in the fourth for the Marlins, who won a second straight against San Diego in their four-game series.

Steve Cishek (2-4) notched the decision after tossing a scoreless top of the ninth.

Miami starter Nathan Eovaldi tossed six shutout innings in a no-decision.

Carlos Quentin launched a score-tying two-run homer in the seventh for the Padres, who fell for the fourth time in five games overall.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending News
Seattle Seahawks hold off Detroit Lions for controversial win
Oakland Athletics promote Billy Beane, name David Forst GM
Apology saves Rory McIlroy $20K
Falcons hope to get injured RB Coleman back this week