Miami rookie starter Jose Fernandez (10-6, 2.33) allowed two runs through six innings and tripled to lead off the third inning. He later scored on a Christian Yelich single. Yelich led the Marlins with two hits.
Anthony Varvaro recorded his first career save after pitching a perfect eighth and ninth inning for the Braves.
The second game of the series against the Marlins is scheduled for tomorrow night at 7:10 PM. Jacob Turner (3-5, 3.12) will take the mound for Miami against Braves starter Mike Minor (13-5, 2.99).
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