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Braves improve NL's best record, beat Marlins fourth time

ATLANTA Jason Grilli made things interesting by giving up a run on two hits in the ninth, but then the new Braves closer allowed everyone to breathe again by striking out Jeff Baker to end a 3-2 win over the Marlins late Monday at Turner Field. The Marlins got a Martin Prado leadoff double and a two-out walk in the ninth before Adeiny Hechavarria singled in a run. Grilli settled down and struck out pinch-hitter Baker for his third strikeout in the inning and his fourth consecutive save converted to start the season. Another night of solid starting pitching, four innings of good-enough relief, and a few timely hits and manufactured runs gave the Braves another low-scoring win as they...

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