83
      Monday
      95 / 73
      Tuesday
      92 / 74
      Wednesday
      92 / 75

      Florida Marlins beat Washington Nationals 6-5 in 11

      WASHINGTON (AP) — Omar Infante used a clever slide to score on Greg Dobbs' double in the 11th inning, lifting the Florida Marlins to a 6-5 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.

      On a night of spectacular plays, Infante made the most important one. With one out Infante singled off Brian Broderick (0-1), then came all the way around on Dobbs' drive to right. The ball beat Infante to home plate and Nationals catcher Wilson Ramos was in position to make a tag, but Infante slid head first and reached over and around Ramos to touch the back tip of the plate for the go-ahead run.

      The Marlins, who have won seven straight in Washington, could have went ahead in the fifth but Roger Bernadina made a sensational catch to keep it tied.

      Bernadina also had three hits and two RBIs on a fourth-inning double.