Andrew Miller reacts after allowing a two-run homer in the second inning. (Doug Benc/Getty)
By Joe Frisaro / MLB.com
Andrew Miller struggled with his control early and allowed five runs in 4 1/3 innings in his first Marlins start. That strained an already taxed bullpen that was unable to contain the Mets. Hanley Ramirez had two of Florida's six hits.
Game Scores: Perez, O , Miller, A . WP: Lindstrom, Gregg. Pitches-strikes: Perez, O 93-59, Figueroa, N 11-6, Feliciano, P 10-5, Wagner, B 12-9, Miller, A 90-50, Lindstrom 10-6,
Gardner 22-11, Tankersley 18-13, Miller, Ju 8-5, Gregg 26-14. Groundouts-flyouts: Perez, O 4-3, Figueroa, N 0-1, Feliciano, P 1-0, Wagner, B 1-0, Miller, A 3-2, Lindstrom 1-0, Gardner
2-0, Tankersley 2-0, Miller, Ju 1-2, Gregg 1-2. Batters faced: Perez, O 22, Figueroa, N 3, Feliciano, P 3, Wagner, B 3, Miller, A 21, Lindstrom 3, Gardner 8, Tankersley
4, Miller, Ju 3, Gregg 6. Inherited runners-scored: Lindstrom 1-1. Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: Rick Reed.
3B: Jeff Kellogg. Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy. Wind: 12 mph, In from CF. T: 2:55. Att:
13,720. Venue: Dolphin Stadium. April 2, 2008 April 2, 2008
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner