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Byrd, Coleman Lead Cubs Past Marlins
MIAMI (AP) -- Marlon Byrd drove in two runs, Casey Coleman pitched six solid innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Florida Marlins 5-3 Saturday night.

Aramis Ramirez and Blake DeWitt also drove in a run for the Cubs, who won their season-high fifth straight.

Carlos Marmol pitched a scoreless ninth to earn his 33rd save in 38 opportunities.

Marlins rookie Logan Morrison had three hits to extend his streak of reaching base to 37 games, tying Cliff Floyd for the third-longest string in franchise history.

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