Was 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 5
Fla 1 1 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 8
Date of game: 3/26/2013

Recap: Miami vs. Washington

Jupiter, FL (Sports Network) - Placido Polanco drove in two with a go-ahead single in the seventh and the Miami Marlins downed the Washington Nationals, 8-5, in Tuesday's spring training action.

Giancarlo Stanton contributed a pair of solo homers, while Chris Coghlan clubbed a two-run shot. Justin Ruggiano and Chris Valaika each had an RBI in the victory.

Mike Dunn picked up the win with two innings of one-run ball. Henderson Alvarez allowed four runs -- although only one was earned -- and struck out seven over five innings in the start for Miami.

Washington starter Dan Haren was tagged for five runs over six innings. Roger Bernadina went 2-for-2 with a solo homer and scored twice while Bryce Harper also supplied two hits with an RBI in the setback.

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