The Miami Marlins have found ways to win over the last week, but a little more offense against a struggling Houston Astros pitching staff could make things easier.
Brad Hand pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning and Jeff Mathis hit a two-run double for the Miami Marlins in their 2-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
Nate Eovaldi is looking forward to opening day.
The 2013 Miami Marlins became just the second team in franchise history to lose at least 100 games in a season with a 2-1 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park Tuesday night.
Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen was certainly happy to end the road trip with a win against the Houston Astros Thursday after a 12th-inning hit by Omar Infante.
The Houston Astros ended the Miami Marlins’ season-long seven-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
The reeling Miami Marlins faced the Houston Astros in Marlins Park for the first time since manager Ozzie Guillen was suspended for his comments on Cuban dictator Fidel Castro.
Florida Marlins manager Jack McKeon stayed with Ricky Nolasco and the right-hander rewarded him on Saturday for the vote of confidence.