- The Washington Times - Friday, March 20, 2009

KISSIMMEE, FLA. (AP) - John Raynor hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and Brett Carroll singled in a run to help the Florida Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 8-6 on Friday.

Derek Lowe pitched five innings for Atlanta, allowing four runs and seven hits. He struck out two and walked none.

Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez was scratched with tightness in his throwing shoulder. Manager Fredi Gonzalez said he was OK.

David Ross and Jason Heyward homered for Atlanta.



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