MIAMI -- Ten, 20, or 30 years from now, Bradin Hagens may or may not remember how in the second inning of his major league debut he walked Garrett Jones on four pitches to start the 10th. What might be tougher to purge is the run-scoring, Marcell Ozuna double that produced his first loss.
The Marlins came from behind to top the Diamondbacks 5-4 in Thursday's four-game, series opener at Marlins Park. Ozuna came up with men on first and second and no out, go ahead 3-0, and ripped a full count offering into the left-center field gap.
Mike Dunn pitched two scoreless and set the franchise record for relief wins (10).
Adeiny Hechavarria's two-out, RBI-single in the eighth tied it at four and snapped an impressive Diamondbacks' streak. Starting with an Aug. 22, 2012 doubleheader sweep at Chase Field, the Diamondbacks had held the Marlins to three runs or fewer in 11 straight games. No other team has held the Marlins to less than four runs in more than nine in a row.
Hechavarria's second two-out RBI of the game took starter Brad Penny off the hook for what would have been his first loss in a Marlins' uniform since July 23, 2004.
Penny's problem: He didn't throw enough strikes. Just 54.2 percent of his 96 pitches were in the zone. He walked the leadoff man in the first and sixth innings, and both scored. In the third, Cliff Pennington drew a two-out walk and came around on David Peralta's RBI-triple, one of four two-out hits Penny allowed.
Of the 23 batters Penny faced, nine got ahead 2-0. Only nine others saw a first-pitch strike. Seven of Penny's last 11 pitches were out of the zone and he went to three-ball counts on the last three batters (six for the game). He fell behind Miguel Montero 3-1 and watched him smoke a 90-mph fastball to the opposite field for an RBI-double to left that gave the Diamondbacks a two-run cushion in the sixth.
Penny has completed five innings in each of his first two starts, but he's failed to top the 57 percent strike mark in either outing. In his debut at Cincinnati last weekend, Penny walked four. The difference was the Reds couldn't parlay any of those bases on balls into runs.
Staked to a 3-0 lead, Diamondbacks' rookie starter Chase Anderson gave two back in the third. Three of their four hits that inning came with two out, including a Donovan Solano RBI-double and Giancarlo Stanton RBI-single. Penny initiated things with a one-out double down the left-field line.
For Penny, the hit was his first since a May 21, 2010 grand slam off Joel Pineiro for the Cardinals against the Angels. Penny had not doubled in a game since Sept. 17, 2007 for the Dodgers at Coors Field.
Solano and Stanton improved their batting averages with two out and runners in scoring position to .286 (6-for-21) and .316 (12-for-38), respectively. Garrett Jones saw his dip to .151 (8-for-53) after striking out with men on first and second to end the inning.
The Marlins' third and final run off Anderson during his six-inning effort also was the product of a two-out hit. Hechavarria drove a 0-1 fastball into the right-center field gap, bringing home Jones from first. Hechavarria's team-leading seventh triple tied him with Billy Hamilton for fifth in the National League behind Dee Gordon (10), Yasiel Puig, Brandon Crawford and Hunter Pence (nine apiece).
Anderson had not allowed more than two runs in a game since the Pirates hung three on him July 2 at PNC Park. The nine hits were the most he's given up all season.
Thursday marked the ninth time the Marlins totaled nine or more hits off an opposing starter. In four of those games that total translated into three runs or fewer.
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