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Riley homers, Smyly wins on birthday, Braves top Marlins 6-4

Austin Riley of the Atlanta Braves hits a home run in the third inning against the Miami Marlins at loanDepot park on June 13, 2021 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images)
Austin Riley of the Atlanta Braves hits a home run in the third inning against the Miami Marlins at loanDepot park on June 13, 2021 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mark Brown/Getty Images) (2021 Getty Images)

MIAMI – Austin Riley homered and drove in three runs, Drew Smyly gave up two runs over five innings on his 32nd birthday and the Atlanta Braves snapped a four-game slide by beating the Miami Marlins 6-4.

Ender Inciarte also homered for Atlanta after he entered the game as an injury replacement for Ronald Acuña Jr.

Starling Marte drove in three runs for the Marlins, who were bidding for their first sweep of Atlanta since 2016.


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