Posted May 27, 2012 on AP on Fox
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Melky Cabrera tied a career high with four hits, including a home run, and scored all three runs Sunday for the San Francisco Giants to help Matt Cain beat the Miami Marlins 3-2. Cabrera went 4 for 4 to hike his average to .369 and has 73 hits, most in the majors. He also stole two bases. Cain (5-2) allowed two runs, one earned, and won for the fourth start in a row. Santiago Casilla gave up one hit in 1 1-3 scoreless innings for his 12th save in 13 chances. Ricky Nolasco (5-3) allowed three runs in seven innings. Two of the runs scored on two-out extra-base hits. The teams split the four-game series, and the Giants concluded a 4-3 trip. The Marlins' lineup included three position players batting under .190, and they mustered only six hits against Cain and three relievers. Miami went 2 for 10 with runners in scoring position. Teams are batting .138 against Cain in those situations this season. Cabrera hit a two-out homer in the first. He led off the fourth with a single, ...
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