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Beltran's return spoiled
Marlins 4, Mets 3
Brian Lawrence hurled six solid innings, giving up just two runs on eight hits. (Ed Betz/AP)
 Beltran's three-run homer
What would have been a grand return from the DL for Carlos Beltran, who hit a three-run homer, instead turned into a tough loss. With the Mets up by one, closer Billy Wagner gave up a two-run double to Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez in the ninth inning to blow just his second save of the year.
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Series at a glance:
FLA
Florida (54-62)
Won 2
Florida 4, NY Mets 3   NYM
NY Mets (64-51)
Lost 2
August 10, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Florida
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   4 10 1
NY Mets
0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0   3 7 0
Standings thru 8/10/07  |  Gameday  |  Marlins Stats  |  Mets Stats
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, SS4122100.342
De Aza, CF5020022.319
Cabrera, 3B4000105.333
Willingham, LF4011102.269
  Gregg, P0000000.000
Uggla, 2B4000022.249
Jacobs, 1B3110101.247
  Amezaga, LF0000000.269
Olivo, C4120012.240
Hermida, RF3021010.266
  b-Ross, PH-RF1000011.291
Barone, P2000021.000
  Wolf, P0000000.000
  a-Linden, PH1000002.238
  Gardner, P0000000.000
  Lindstrom, P0000000.000
  c-Wood, PH-1B0100100.281
Totals3541045918 

a-Popped out for Wolf in the 6th. b-Struck out for Hermida in the 9th. c-Walked for Lindstrom in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez (34, Wagner).
TB: Ramirez 3; De Aza 2; Willingham; Jacobs; Olivo 2; Hermida 2.
RBI: Willingham (69), Hermida (36), Ramirez 2 (58).
2-out RBI: Willingham.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cabrera 2; Linden; Willingham.
GIDP: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Ramirez 3 (36, 2nd base off Lawrence/Lo Duca, 3rd base off Wagner/Lo Duca, 3rd base off Lawrence/Lo Duca).

FIELDING
E: Uggla (8, throw).

 
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS5100012.305
Castillo, 2B4110100.307
Beltran, CF4113131.263
Wright, 3B4010101.302
Delgado, 1B4000013.249
Alou, LF4010000.301
Green, RF3010001.275
Lo Duca, C3020110.270
Lawrence, P2000013.000
  a-Newhan, PH1000000.206
  Sosa, P0000000.208
  b-Gotay, PH1000012.346
  Wagner, P0000000.000
Totals353734813 

a-Flied out for Lawrence in the 6th. b-Struck out for Sosa in the 8th.

BATTING
HR: Beltran (20, 5th inning off Barone, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Castillo; Beltran 4; Wright; Alou; Green; Lo Duca 2.
RBI: Beltran 3 (65).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Delgado; Lawrence; Reyes.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
DP: (Reyes-Castillo-Delgado).

 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Barone 4.25324413.86
Wolf 0.10000000.00
Gardner 2.01000202.40
Lindstrom (W, 2-3)1.01000103.88
Gregg (S, 25)1.00000103.09
 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Lawrence 6.08223604.09
Sosa (H, 2)2.00000104.22
Wagner (BS, 2)(L, 1-1)1.02222201.61

WP: Lawrence.
IBB: Cabrera (by Wagner).
HBP: Green (by Lindstrom).
Pitches-strikes: Barone 104-56, Wolf 4-2, Gardner 25-19, Lindstrom 10-8, Gregg 9-7, Lawrence 101-62, Sosa 22-16, Wagner 31-17.
Ground outs-fly outs: Barone 4-6, Wolf 0-1, Gardner 2-2, Lindstrom 2-0, Gregg 1-1, Lawrence 4-7, Sosa 2-3, Wagner 0-1.
Batters faced: Barone 24, Wolf 1, Gardner 7, Lindstrom 5, Gregg 3, Lawrence 27, Sosa 6, Wagner 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Wolf 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Rick Reed. 1B: Alfonso Marquez. 2B: Chad Fairchild. 3B: Chuck Meriwether.
Weather: 61 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, In from LF.
T: 3:02.
Att: 48,516.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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