One day after losing to Arizona 1-o, Ricky Nolasco struck out 11 and the Marlins stopped a season-high seven-game losing streak by beating the Diamondbacks 2-1 Sunday.
Facing an offensively challenged Miami Marlins team that’s been particularly bad against left-handers lately, Wade Miley appears to be in a good spot to rebound from his worst outing of the season.
Brandon McCarthy pitched a three-hitter for his first win since being struck in the head by a line drive last season, helping the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Saturday night.
It turns out a trip to Miami may have been just what the Arizona Diamondbacks needed to heat up their bats.
Adam Eaton could evolve into one of the best top-of-the-order hitters in the league.
While the Miami Marlins shed salary and gave up on at least the 2013 season, other teams in the National League East are trying to become contenders, namely the Atlanta Braves.
After two big offensive games, Miami’s bats went quiet during a desert doubleheader.
One night after giving up 12 runs on 20 hits, the Diamondbacks appeared poised to turn the tables on the Marlins. Arizona’s first six hitters reached base and the Diamondbacks opened a 5-0 lead by the time Miami starter Ricky Nolasco recorded his first out. But after that promising start, Arizona’s bats went silent and the pitching gradually gave back the lead.
After scoring two quick runs, Arizona’s bats went silent against the Miami Marlins on Saturday night.
Jose Reyes got the night off, and still had as many hits as nearly everyone else in the Miami lineup.