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Curve Lose Early Lead; Howard Homers

Curve Lose Early Lead; Howard Homers

Fort Myers Miracle  5,  Bradenton Marauders  4(box)C Ramon Cabrera collected 3 hits and 2 RBI, but it wasn't enough to overcome runs allowed by a pair of errors (one his own) as the Miracle took the win.  The Marauders started the scoring in the top of the 3rd.  SS Benji Gonzalez doubled, CF Robbie Grossman walked, and 2B Jarek Cunningham was hit by a pitch to load the bases with one out.  Cabrera singled into left field, and both Gonzalez and Grossman scored.  The inning ended abruptly when 1B Aaron Baker lined to his first base counterpart, who doubled Cabrera off first.  The Miracle came right back in the bottom of the inning with 3 runs to take the lead.  Starter Nate Baker gave up a single, a walk, and a double to tie the score.  A thr...

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