Atlanta, GA (Sports Network) - Paul Maholm struck out six over 6 2/3 scoreless
innings on Wednesday, as the playoff-bound Atlanta Braves blanked the Miami
Marlins, 3-0, at Turner Field.
Maholm (13-10) scattered five hits without walking a batter to improve to 7-1
in 10 starts this season against teams from the NL East.
Martin Prado clubbed a solo home run and added an RBI single en route to his
NL-leading 59th multi-hit game for the Braves, who clinched a playoff berth on
Freddie Freeman's game-winning, two-run homer in the opener of this three-game
set on Tuesday.
Josh Johnson (8-14) gave up three runs -- two earned -- on four hits and five
walks with seven strikeouts over six frames to absorb the loss.
Gil Velazquez had two of Miami's six hits, as the Marlins lost their sixth
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