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With 18 runs allowed, the eighth inning this season has been nightmarish for the Miami Marlins. The horror nearly continued Sunday, when to the disbelief of everyone on the field and in the Marlins Park stands Ed Hickox signaled out.
As soon as he saw the replay, Reed Johnson went to the top step of the dugout and waited for the umpires to summon him back onto the field.
MIAMI - Lloyd McClendon has seen just about enough of Henderson Alvarez.
Manager Mike Redmond was ready to take the bat out of Giancarlo Stanton's hands with the game on the line in the ninth inning Friday. Instant replay put Stanton back in position to win the game, and he did just that in grand fashion.
For the better part of seven innings, catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia made all the right calls. He helped keep Jose Fernandez in a nice rhythm as the right-hander negotiated the Washington Nationals' lineup.
It already had happened three times on this forgettable road trip. A Marlins' reliever in the eighth inning or later surrendered a late homer that decided the outcome.
Giancarlo Stanton hit two home runs Saturday. Neither shot reverberated through Citizens Bank Park like the one Jimmy Rollins hit off Dan Jennings to give the Phillies a 5-4, walk-off win in 10 innings.