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Moises Sierra hits solo HR, Marlins can't keep up with Tigers

March 6, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins baseball glove and hat are seen in the dugout during a spring training game against the Miami Hurricanes at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

March 6, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins baseball glove and hat are seen in the dugout during a spring training game against the Miami Hurricanes at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

TIGERS (ss) 5, MARLINS 4

Detroit starter Justin Verlander pitched five shutout innings, giving up four hits and striking out four. Alex Presley, who replaced the injured Martinez, hit a solo home run.

Miami's Dan Straily allowed a run on three hits and struck out six over five innings. Miguel Rojas went 3 for 3 and Moises Sierra had a solo homer.

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