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Cooper's go-ahead double in 8th lifts Marlins past Rox 9-8

Avisail Garcia, Jorge Soler
Posted at 10:51 PM, Jun 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 00:51:31-04

MIAMI (AP) — Garrett Cooper lined a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning, and the Miami Marlins overcame a four-run deficit to beat the Colorado Rockies 9-8 for just their third win in nine games.

Colorado led 4-0 before Miami scored five times in the fourth and three in the fifth to take an 8-5 lead.

The Rockies tied the score 8-8 in the sixth after Cooper allowed Brendan Rodgers' two-out grounder to get by him and into right field for an error that led that led to three unearned runs.