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Yovani Gallardo

Miami Marlins: Jones shows signs of breaking out of slump

The Miami Marlins have hit back-to-back home runs twice this season. In both instances Garrett Jones provided the encore blast. On April 25 he followed Jarrod Saltalamacchia against the Mets in New York. Monday he followed Marcell’s Ozuna’s eye-opening blast to center field with an opposite-field shot of his own  to left off Yovani Gallardo. “For  a pitcher, I don’t know what they’re thinking after they give up a home run. I think he was trying to hit his spots, and I got to 3-1 and got a pitch where I was looking and didn’t miss it,” Jones said. “We both got a good pitch to hit and put the barrel on them.” Ozuna’s...