Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

Florida leads 1-0 (as of 9/8)

Game 1: Monday, September 8
Florida5Final
NY Mets0
Game 2: Tuesday, September 9
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NY Mets1
Game 3: Wednesday, September 10
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NY Mets3

Marlins 5

(79-65, 33-39 away)

Mets 0

(62-81, 32-39 home)

    7:10 PM ET, September 8, 2003

    Shea Stadium, Flushing, New York 

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    FLA 001000004 5 9 0
    NYM 000000000 0 6 1

    W: J. Beckett (8-7)

    L: S. Trachsel (14-9)

    Game Notes

    BOSTON CATCHER JASON VARITEK WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY THIRD BASE UMPIRE LARRY PONCINO IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING FOR ARGUING THAT DEIVI CRUZ'S DOUBLE SHOULD HAVE BEEN RULED A FOUL BALL. BOSTON'S DEREK LOWE WAS ALSO EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE PHIL CUZZI FOR CONTESTING THE SAME PLAY.
    FLORIDA'S JUAN PIERRE SINGLED IN THE EIGHTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.
    NEW YORK'S ROGER CEDENO WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE GREG GIBSON IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.