Buchholz Torched By Marlins

Marlins' Stanton hits two homers in spring debut

      JUPITER, Fla. (AP) – Mike Stanton hit two three-run homers and
had seven RBIs in his first game of spring training, and the
Florida Marlins beat the Red Sox 15-7.
      Florida hit four home runs – they had seven all spring coming
      Red Sox starter Clay Buchholz allowed 11 runs – six earned – and
11 hits in four innings. He entered with an 0.69 ERA.
      “Just one of those days,” Buchholz said. “You got to let it
      Stanton strained his right quadriceps in a game against the
University of Miami on Feb. 27. He has played in minor league games
for about the last 10 days. Stanton also had a run scoring single.
      Javier Vazquez went four innings, allowing six runs and eight
hits, including home runs to Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Jacoby
Ellsbury. Saltalamacchia was 3 for 3 with four RBIs.
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