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Brewers Beat Marlins in Extra Innings


MIAMI (AP) -- Josh Wilson homered with two out in the 11th inning Sunday, and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Florida Marlins by a run for the third day in a row, 6-5.

The Brewers won despite blowing a 5-0 lead. Wilson's hit off Mike Dunn (4-3) was the first for Milwaukee in 5 2-3 innings against Florida's bullpen.

Tim Dillard (1-0) escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth and pitched 1 2-3 scoreless innings. John Axford worked the 11th, retiring Gaby Sanchez on a groundout with two on for his 16th save in 18 chances.

The Marlins left 11 runners on base and went 2 for 10 with runners in scoring position. They stranded 31 runners and went 5 for 32 (.156) with runners in scoring position during the three-game series.

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