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Marlins avoid becoming ninth team in MLB history to get shutout in four straight games; end draught after 30 innings

The scoreless streak is over.

The Marlins plated two runs in the fourth inning off Phillies starter Roy Halladay Wednesday to avoid something that's happened only eight times before in baseball: being shutout four straight games.

The 1992 Cubs (78-84) were the last team to do it according to BaseballReference.com.

Greg Dobbs ended the misery with an RBI single to right following a walk to Carlos Lee and a double by Giancarlo Stanton. Stanton then scored on Donavan Solano's sac fly to left to make it 2-0.

The last-place Fish (52-65) were shut out for the third game in a row Tuesday night -- a new franchise record. They've been shutout 13th times in all this season, one shy of the club mark set in 1993 and 1996.

Scoring figured to be a tall order against Halladay. He held the Marlins to one earned run over seven innings the previous time he faced them on April 11. Halladay also tossed a perfect game against the Fish in 2010.

The 30-inning drought without a run is eclipsed the longest in Marlins' history (previously set Sept. 11-15, 1993). It's also the second longest in the majors this season behind a 33-inning skid by the Dodgers.

The Marlins came into Wednesday's game having scored the second-fewest runs in baseball.

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