Markakis’ homer helps Braves exist Stanton’s two-homer night

CUMBERLAND — R.A. Dickey won for a initial time in 7 starts, Nick Markakis strike a three-run homer and a Atlanta Braves overcame Giancarlo Stanton’s dual home runs to kick a Miami Marlins 5-3 on Friday night.

Stanton strike his 34th and 35th homers, restraining Yankees slugger Aaron Judge for many in a majors, to give a Marlins a 3-1 lead in a sixth. Markakis took Adam Conley (4-4) low in a bottom half of a inning to make it 4-3.

Dickey (7-7) authorised 3 hits, 3 runs, one travel and struck out 3 in 6 innings. The 42-year-old knuckleballer has pitched good lately, going 3-2 with a 2.22 ERA in 9 starts given losing 10-5 during Washington on Jun 13.

Stanton dejected his initial homer into a hovel past a wall in core margin to make it 1-all in a fourth . He followed with a two-run shot in a sixth to put Miami adult 3-1 .

Stanton has 8 multi-homer games this deteriorate and 26 in his career. He is attack .288 with 24 homers and 47 RBIs in 60 games given relocating to a No. 2 mark in a batting order.

Braves closer Arodys Vizcaino faced 5 batters in a ninth to acquire his fourth save in 6 chances.

Conley gave adult 5 hits, one travel and 4 runs — 3 warranted — in 5 1/3 innings. He struck out two.

The Braves led 1-0 in a initial when second baseman Dee Gordon misplayed a grounder and authorised Brandon Phillips to measure from second.

Miami had won 9 of 13 and was perplexing to get 3 games underneath .500 for a initial time given May 4. The Braves combined an word run in a seventh when pinch-hitter Lane Adams modernized to third on Jarlin Garcia’s furious representation and scored on Phillips’ single.


Marlins: Manager Don Mattingly pronounced RHP Edinson Volquez had successful medicine in Cincinnati to correct a ripped bend ligament. Volquez will skip a subsequent 12-14 months. He also had Tommy John medicine with a Reds in 2009. … Marlins RHP Kyle Barraclough, on a infirm list with shoulder impingement, threw 20 pitches in a bullpen event before a game. There is no evident calendar for his return.

Braves: RHP Jason Motte was backed from a infirm list after blank a 19 games with a behind strain. LHP Ian Krol was placed on a 10-day DL with a left ambiguous strain.


Atlanta RHP Jose Ramirez pitched a scoreless inning in a seventh and has a 0.64 ERA in his final 15 appearances. … The Marlins have won 4 true series. … Atlanta is 0-4-1 in array play given unconditional Arizona final month. … Braves 1B Freddie Freeman singled twice Thursday to pierce past Ralph Garr for eighth place on a Atlanta authorization hits list with 1,024. Jeff Blauser ranks seventh with 1,060. … Markakis went 1 for 4 and is attack .444 given Jul 26.


Marlins: RHP Dan Straily (7-7) has forsaken 3 true decisions, though opposite Atlanta this year he’s 2-0 with a 1.59 ERA in dual starts.

Braves: RHP Mike Foltynewicz (9-6) had won 6 true decisions and Atlanta was dominant in any of his final 9 starts before he mislaid 9-6 to Philadelphia on Monday. He is 2-0 with a 4.78 ERA in 5 career starts and one service coming opposite Miami.

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