Brad Hand pitched six sharp innings, Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in two runs and the beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Sunday.
Julio Teheran could use a bit more than the Atlanta Braves offered his last time out.
The Miami Marlins are struggling to put wins together as the team tries to remain in the hunt for the postseason.
Evan Gattis hit a leadoff homer in the 10th inning to give the Atlanta Braves a 4-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night.
The Atlanta Braves are back on track offensively after avoiding their third straight shutout, but now have to face a red-hot right-hander that shut them down only six days ago.
The Miami Marlins are running out of time to start stringing wins together and climb back into the playoff race, and things won’t get any easier on Wednesday.
At a time of the season when wins come at a premium, the Miami Marlins need to get back on track if they want to remain in the hunt for a postseason berth.
The last time Alex Wood started against Miami at Turner Field, he pitched eight strong innings before losing 1-0 to Jose Fernandez.
As baseball enters the final month of the regular season, teams are gearing up for their final push towards a postseason berth.
Jarred Cosart pitched seven effective innings, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak.