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  • Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

    Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

  • Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

    Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

  • Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
  • Umpire Ted Barrett (65) listens to a headset during instant replay in the sixth inning of an Opening day baseball game between the Atlanta Braves and Miwaukee Brewers Monday, March 31, 2014, in Milwaukee. Atlanta got a reversal of a call against the Milwaukee Brewers Ryan Braun at first base. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)

Milwaukee — Brewers star Ryan Braun drew a standing ovation in his return from a drug suspension, then was ruled out in the first call overturned under baseball’s expanded replay system as Milwaukee beat the Atlanta Braves 2-0 on Monday in a season opener.

Braun went 1-for-4 and stole a base in the fourth inning that helped set up a two-run double by Aramis Ramirez.

A smattering of boos during Braun’s first at-bat was easily drowned out by the overwhelming applause. The former MVP was suspended for the final 65 games last year in the Biogenesis doping scandal.

Cardinals 1, Reds 0

Cincinnati — Yadier Molina’s homer broke a seventh-inning tie, leading St. Louis to a victory over Cincinnati.

Adam Wainwright (1-0) used his refined sinker to finally get the best of the Reds, who have hit him like no other team. Wainwright allowed three hits in seven innings, fanning nine.

Pirates 1, Cubs 0 (10)

Pittsburgh — Neil Walker homered off Carlos Villanueva leading off the 10th inning, and Pittsburgh benefitted from an overturned to call to beat Chicago.

Reliever Bryan Morris (1-0) won with the help of an overturned pickoff call in the top of the 10th under Major League Baseball’s new replay system. Starter Francisco Liriano and four relievers combined for 11 strikeouts.

Nationals 9, Mets 7 (10)

New York — Anthony Rendon hit a three-run homer in the 10th inning and drove in a career-high four runs, twice rallying Washington against New York’s suspect bullpen for an opening-day victory.

Denard Span hit a tying double with two outs in the ninth off closer Bobby Parnell, and Ian Desmond put the Nationals in front for the first time with a sacrifice fly in the 10th. Rendon connected two batters later against former Washington pitcher John Lannan, securing a win for Matt Williams in his first game as a major league manager.

Marlins 10, Rockies 1

Miami — Jose Fernandez looked just as good as he did last year in the season opener, and Miami’s batting order looked much improved in a win over Colorado.

Fernandez struck out nine and allowed one run in six innings, and Marlins newcomer Casey McGehee drove in four runs with two doubles.

American League

Tigers 4, Royals 3

Detroit — Alex Gonzalez drove in the winning run in his Detroit debut, lining a single to left off Greg Holland in the ninth to beat Kansas City.

Rays 9, Blue Jays 2

St. Petersburg, Fla. — David Price (1-0) allowed two runs and six hits over 71⁄3 innings to beat R.A. Dickey as Tampa Bay beat Toronto in a matchup of 2012 Cy Young Award winners.

White Sox 5, Twins 3

Chicago — Alejandro De Aza hit two homers, and Jose Abreu had two hits in his major league debut for Chicago.

Interleague

Phillies 14, Rangers 10

Arlington, Texas — Jimmy Rollins hit a grand slam and pinch-hitter John Mayberry Jr. had a two-run double that put Philadelphia ahead to stay in a wild opening victory over Texas.

Marlon Byrd and Cody Asche also homered for the Phillies, who scored their most runs in an opener since beating the Boston Beaneaters 19-17 in 1900.

Cliff Lee (1-0) matched his career high by allowing eight runs and struck out only one, but the left-hander made it through five innings.

Tanner Scheppers, the first pitcher since Fernando Valenzuela for the 1981 Los Angeles Dodgers in 1981 to make his first big league start on opening day, gave up seven runs over four innings, including the slam by Rollins that made it 6-0 in the second. Mayberry had his tiebreaking hit in the fifth off Pedro Figueroa (0-1) for a 9-7 lead.