The Marlins waited until Tampa Bay's James Shields exited, scoring three in the eighth to earn the comeback win. The go-ahead run scored on a Miguel Olivo groundout. Starter Sergio Mitre was sharp after allowing a two-run homer in the first inning.
James Shields, backed by Carlos Pena's early two-run homer, struck out eight while allowing one run over seven innings, but his good work was erased in the eighth when Rays relievers allowed three runs. Carlos Pena hit a two-run homer in the first inning.
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