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Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich watches his two-run home run off San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit, in front of Giants catcher Buster Posey during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, May 16, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Miami Marlins' Derek Dietrich watches his two-run home run off San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Yusmeiro Petit, in front of Giants catcher Buster Posey during the third inning of a baseball game Friday, May 16, 2014, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

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