Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 6/29/12
MIAMI -- Justin Ruggiano is making the most of his opportunities. Ruggiano had three hits and drove in two runs to lead the Miami Marlins to a 6-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday. "He rakes," Marlins pitcher Josh Johnson said. "We were talking about it after his third hit. He never stops hitting." Ruggiano leads the Marlins with a .396 batting average (19 for 48) in June. "I'm not trying to do too much," Ruggiano said. "Getting comfortable has helped, more playing time always helps and this is definitely the most I've been able to play at one stretch during a month. I've never had this kind of opportunity." It is the first time Miami has won consecutive games since June 2-3 at Philadelphia. "I didn't think we had back-to-back wins since spring training," Guillen said. Johnson (5-5) pitched six innings, allowing one run and four hits. He struck out six and walked two. In his last 10 starts, Johnson is 5-2 with a 2.91 ERA. "He's our ace for a reason," Gu...
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