Miami Marlins defeat the Dodgers 6-3

Garrett Jones smacked three doubles and posted an RBI and run scored as the Miami Marlins defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers, 6-3.
Dodgers come out over Minnesota in first game of double-header

Dodgers come out over Minnesota in first game of double-header

Yasiel Puig had four hits and drove in a pair of runs to lead the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Minnesota Twins 9-4.

MLB: Miami 8, New York Mets 4 (10 innings)

NEW YORK, June 9 (UPI) -- Logan Morrison scored the go-ahead run in the 10th inning on a New York error, and Miguel Olivo homered to seal the Miami Marlins' 8-4 win over the Mets Sunday.

MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers 7, Miami 1

LOS ANGELES, May 12 (UPI) -- Skip Schumaker backed Hyun-Jin Ryu's strong start with three RBI Saturday and the Los Angeles Dodgers broke an eight-game skid, 7-1 over Miami.

MLB: Chicago Cubs 3, Miami 2

MIAMI, April 27 (UPI) -- Travis Wood tamed Miami on two runs over six solid innings and David DeJesus provided the go-ahead hit Saturday in the Chicago Cubs' 3-2 victory.

MLB: Cincinnati 10, Miami 6

CINCINNATI, April 21 (UPI) -- Todd Frazier highlighted an eight-run seventh inning with a bases-clearing double Sunday, helping send the Cincinnati Reds to a 10-6 win over Miami.

MLB: Seattle 6, Texas 3

SEATTLE, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Carlos Triunfel, playing in his fifth major league game, doubled home the go-ahead run in the fourth Friday and Seattle held on to defeat Texas 6-3.

MLB: Baltimore 4, Seattle 2 (18 innings)

SEATTLE, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- Taylor Teagarden delivered a pinch-hit single for the go-ahead run in the 18th inning early Wednesday, helping the Baltimore Orioles to a 4-2 win over Seattle.

MLB: Seattle 3, Toronto 2

TORONTO, Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Tom Wilhelmsen finished off four hitless innings by the Seattle bullpen Wednesday, boosting the Mariners to a 3-2 decision over Toronto.

MLB: Seattle 5, Minnesota 3

SEATTLE, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Home runs by John Jaso and Miguel Olivo staked Seattle to an early lead Friday and the Mariners held on to defeat Minnesota 5-3.

MLB: Baltimore 8, Seattle 7 (14 innings)

BALTIMORE, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- Adam Jones' line-drive single off the glove of Casper Wells sent home the winning run in the 14th inning Tuesday and Baltimore outlasted Seattle 8-7.

MLB: Seattle 4, Kansas City 3

SEATTLE, July 28 (UPI) -- Seattle's Kevin Millwood didn't allow an earned run over 6 1/3 innings Saturday in gaining his first win since May 23, a Mariners' 4-3 triumph over Kansas City.

MLB: Seattle 6, Baltimore 3

SEATTLE, July 3 (UPI) -- Casper Wells' two-out, bases-clearing double in the seventh inning Monday rallied the Seattle Mariners to a 6-3 comeback win over Baltimore.

MLB: Seattle 3, Boston 2 (11 innings)

SEATTLE, July 1 (UPI) -- Dustin Ackley scored the game-winning run on Chone Figgins' sacrifice fly in the 11th inning Saturday, lifting Seattle to a 3-2 win over Boston.

MLB: San Diego 9, Seattle 5

SAN DIEGO, June 23 (UPI) -- Clayton Richard gave up four runs through three innings Friday, and then led a San Diego rally with three RBI that helped the Padres down Seattle 9-5.
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Miguel Olivo
St. Louis Cardinals Rick Ankiel scores from second base on a single by Yadier Molina while Kansas City Royal catcher Miguel Olivo sets up for the play in the sixth inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on May 24, 2009. Kansas City won the game 3-2. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

Miguel Eduardo Olivo Peña (born July 15, 1978 in Villa Vasquez, Dominican Republic) is a Major League Baseball catcher for the Seattle Mariners. He bats and throws right-handed.

Olivo was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Oakland Athletics in 1996 and played in the A's minor-league system through 2000. In December 2000, he was traded to the Chicago White Sox for Chad Bradford, an episode recounted in a chapter of the popular baseball/business book Moneyball, although Olivo was mentioned only in passing. In July 2001, while playing for White Sox Class AA affiliate Birmingham, Olivo was suspended for six games and barred from that year's All-Star Futures Game for using a corked bat. Olivo maintained the bat, which had an A's logo on it, had been given to him by a former teammate while playing in the Athletics system.

He made his major league debut on September 15, 2002 with the Chicago White Sox and played 6 games that year. He was traded from the Sox to the Seattle Mariners in June 2004 along with Jeremy Reed in exchange for Freddy Garcia and Ben Davis. After struggling with the Seattle Mariners he was traded to the San Diego Padres in 2005 for minor leaguer Daniel Mateo. A year later he was traded to the Florida Marlins in 2006.

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