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D-Train, Marlins derailed
Mets 9, Marlins 2
Hanley Ramirez commits a throwing error during the Mets' four-run first. (Lynn Sladky/AP)
The night got off to a rough start for Dontrelle Willis, who allowed four runs in the first, putting the Marlins in an early hole from which they couldn't dig themselves out. Willis suffered only his second career loss to the Mets, who held Florida hitless through six. Joe Borchard homered in the seventh.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 18, 2007
NYM
NY Mets (9-4)
Won 2
NY Mets 9, Florida 2   FLA
Florida (6-8)
Lost 4
April 18, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Mets
4 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0   9 17 0
Florida
0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   2 3 2
Standings thru 4/18/07  |  Gameday  |  Mets Stats  |  Marlins Stats
NY MetsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Reyes, SS6241004.364
Lo Duca, C5200002.250
Beltran, CF5223111.314
Delgado, 1B5111011.222
Wright, 3B5021010.327
Alou, LF4021013.356
  a-Newhan, PH1110000.286
  Sele, P0000000.000
  Heilman, P0000000.000
Green, RF5020023.312
Valentin, 2B5131004.279
Maine, P2000121.143
  b-Chavez, PH-LF1000002.333
Totals4491782821 

a-Singled for Alou in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Maine in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Delgado (2, Willis), Reyes 2 (3, Willis, Gardner).
HR: Beltran (3, 4th inning off Willis, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Reyes 6; Beltran 5; Delgado 2; Wright 2; Alou 2; Newhan; Green 2; Valentin 3.
RBI: Beltran 3 (15), Delgado (8), Wright (4), Alou (7), Reyes (12), Valentin (6).
2-out RBI: Valentin.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Reyes 3; Alou; Valentin; Beltran; Chavez.
S: Maine.
GIDP: Lo Duca.
Team LOB: 12.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Wright-Valentin-Delgado, Reyes-Valentin-Delgado).

 
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, SS4010012.372
Uggla, 2B4000022.232
Cabrera, 3B3010000.333
  Boone, 3B1000000.250
Jacobs, 1B3000121.312
Willingham, LF4100012.255
Borchard, RF2112110.279
Amezaga, CF3000001.267
Treanor, C2000101.200
Willis, P0000000.000
  Lindstrom, P0000000.000
  a-Reed, PH0000100.000
  Gardner, P0000000.000
  b-Wood, PH1000000.125
  Messenger, P0000000.000
Totals27232479 

a-Walked for Lindstrom in the 6th. b-Flied out for Gardner in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Ramirez (3, Sele).
HR: Borchard (2, 7th inning off Maine, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Ramirez 2; Cabrera; Borchard 4.
RBI: Borchard 2 (8).
2-out RBI: Borchard 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Ramirez; Uggla.
S: Willis.
GIDP: Treanor; Uggla.
Team LOB: 3.

FIELDING
E: Cabrera (2, fielding), Ramirez (2, throw).
PB: Treanor (1).
DP: (Ramirez-Uggla-Jacobs).

 
NY MetsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Maine (W, 2-0)7.02224711.93
Sele 1.01000002.84
Heilman 1.00000004.91
 
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Willis (L, 3-1)5.010862414.88
Lindstrom 1.02000103.00
Gardner 2.04110302.25
Messenger 1.01000000.00

HBP: Lo Duca (by Willis).
Pitches-strikes: Maine 107-66, Sele 15-10, Heilman 4-3, Willis 102-69, Lindstrom 18-13, Gardner 27-21, Messenger 13-7.
Ground outs-fly outs: Maine 9-5, Sele 2-1, Heilman 0-3, Willis 9-2, Lindstrom 1-1, Gardner 2-1, Messenger 2-1.
Batters faced: Maine 25, Sele 4, Heilman 3, Willis 30, Lindstrom 5, Gardner 10, Messenger 3.
Umpires: HP: Rob Drake. 1B: Laz Diaz. 2B: John Hirschbeck. 3B: Bill Welke.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 15 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:34.
Att: 17,219.

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