Nationals Vs. Marlins Final Score: Miami Wins 5-3, Sweeps Nats

The Miami Marlins have been on a hot streak and kept it going on Wednesday night against the Washington Nations, completing the sweep in a 5-3 victory. The Marlins took an early lead on Washington 1-0 in the first inning on a Giancarlo Stanton single. Washington was able to tie the game in the next inning and even took a 3-1 lead, but Miami quickly tied the game in the bottom of the fourth.

The Marlins took the lead in the bottom of the fifth inning and capped it off with a Giancarlo Stanton home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to seal the game and complete the sweep. Josh Johnson picked up the victory improving his season record to 3-3 and his lifetime record against the Nats still perfect.

Miami has now won five of their last six games and get ready for a three-game road series against the Philadelphia Phillies.

For more news, analysis, and discussion on the Marlins, visit Fish Stripes. For all things Washington Nationals baseball, please check out Federal Baseball. And as always, please check out the SB Nation MLB Baseball hub page for more on this and every Major League series.

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