MLB: Miami 6, Cincinnati 4

Sept. 15, 2012 at 10:53 PM
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MIAMI, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Carlos Lee homered and Jose Reyes went 3-for-4 with an RBI Saturday in the Miami Marlins' 6-4 win over Cincinnati.

Reyes' run-scoring double in the fifth inning put Miami ahead 4-2 and Lee followed by smacking a two-run shot to break the contest open.

The Miami first baseman also had a sacrifice fly, finishing with three RBI, and Giancarlo Stanton contributed a two-run triple for the Marlins, who clinched their three-game series.

Mark Buehrle (13-12) allowed four runs on seven hits over 7 2/3 innings to earn the victory. The left-hander didn't issue a walk and struck out seven.

Mike Dunn got the final out in the eighth and Steve Cishek racked up his 14th save.

Cincinnati's Johnny Cueto (17-9) was the loser, surrendering six runs on nine hits over 4 1/3 frames.

Ryan Ludwick smacked a two-run homer for the National League Central-leading Reds.

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