Sandy Alcantara allows 1 run in 3 frames for Marlins in spring win over Mets

New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes (7) tags out Miami Marlins right fielder Cameron Maybin (1) as he attempts to stretch a single to a double in the second inning.
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Jason Vargas allowed a run on three hits in two innings in his first start for New York. Closer Jeurys Familia pitched a perfect inning. Miami‘s top pitching prospect, Sandy Alcantara, gave up one run and four hits in a three-inning start.

Mets center fielder Michael Conforto celebrated his 25th birthday by hitting soft tosses in the batting cage for the first time since shoulder surgery in September.