Miami got off to a quick start offensively against A.J. Burnett in the top of the fourth. Giancarlo Stanton and Casey McGehee both singled, and Marcell Ozuna followed with an RBI double that gave the Marlins a 2-0 lead. Jarrod Saltalamacchia followed with a two RBI double of his own to push the Marlins' lead to three.
In six and two third innings, Alvarez yielded two runs (one earned) while walking a pair and striking out three.
Hero of The Game: Steve Cishek (.196 WPA)
Goat of The Game: Garrett Jones (-.068 WPA)
Play of The Game: Jarrod Saltalamacchia doubled. Casey McGehee and Marcell Ozuna scored (.176 WPA)