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Mets 6, Marlins 5
At Miami, pinch-hitter Cory Sullivan delivered a go-ahead, two-run single in the ninth, dumping the Marlins five games behind NL wild-card leader Colorado.
Closer Leo Nunez (4-6) yielded singles to Daniel Murphy and Jeff Francoeur before pinch hitter Jeremy Reed walked to load the bases with no outs. Sullivan then drilled Nunez's 0-1 pitch into left field, scoring Murphy and Francoeur.
Bobby Parnell (4-8) pitched a perfect eighth for the win and Francisco Rodriguez worked around pinch-hitter Ross Gload's one-out single for his 34th save in 40 opportunities.
Brewers 8, Phillies 4
At Milwaukee, Prince Fielder hit his 43rd homer and drove in four runs to become the major league leader for RBIs.
Mike Cameron also hit a three-run homer off Phillies starter Cliff Lee (7-3), who gave up nine hits in six innings, while Manny Parra (11-10) gave up four hits in seven innings.
Reds 10, Astros 4
At Houston, Joey Votto drove in four runs with a homer and a double, Jay Bruce also had a homer and a double, and Cincinnati won its fifth straight.
Matt Maloney (2-4) won his second straight after opening his major league career with four straight losses. He went a career-high seven innings and allowed two runs and six hits.
Brian Moehler (8-11) lasted 2 1-3 innings and allowed seven runs and eight hits.
Padres 4, Diamondbacks 0
At Phoenix, Kevin Correia tossed a six-hitter for his first career shutout.
Correia (12-10) struck out seven and walked one, yielding no extra-base hits.
Max Scherzer (9-11) gave up three runs and five hits in five innings for Arizona.
Cubs 3, Giants 0
At San Francisco, Carlos Zambrano threw a two-hitter, his first complete game since his no-hitter last season, and drove in two runs to lead Chicago.
Tim Lincecum (14-7) lasted seven innings, giving up two runs and seven hits. He walked three and struck out seven for the Giants, who fell five games behind the Rockies and 1 1/2 games behind the Atlanta Braves. Lincecum had one of the Giants' hits.
Zambrano (9-6) struck out nine and walked one.
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