Found June 07, 2013 on Fox Sports Florida:
NEW YORK The Miami Marlins' series opener at the New York Mets on Friday night was postponed because of rain. The game was rescheduled as part of a single-admission doubleheader on Sept. 14 at 4:10 p.m. It was the second straight rainout for the Mets, who were washed out at the Washington Nationals on Thursday. The Marlins and Mets will play on Saturday at 1:10 p.m. on Fox Sports Florida.

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