Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 10/18/14
MIAMI -- Donovan Solano struck out in each of his first four at-bats, but he came through in his final one Tuesday, giving the Miami Marlins a feel-good moment on a day filled with many. Solano hit a walk-off single in the 11th inning, lifting the Marlins to a 4-3 win over the New York Mets. Miami shortstop Jose Reyes tripled to deep center off Collin McHugh (0-4) to lead off the bottom of the 11th. McHugh then issued intentional walks to Giancarlo Stanton and Carlos Lee to load the bases. Rob Brantly struck out before Solano singled up the middle to drive in the winning run. "We had the right man in the right spot," Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen said. "This kid was going to put the ball in play, and he came through for us one more time." Gorkys Hernandez and Brantly homered for the Marlins, and Chad Gaudin (4-2) pitched an inning in relief to pick up the victory. Adam Greenberg, who signed a one-day contract with the Marlins, struck out in the sixth in...
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