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Marlins Offense Is MIA

The Miami Marlins’ offensive woes continued throughout the weekend series with the Philadelphia Phillies. Now, the Marlins will take on a Washington Nationals team that shut the Fish out two of three games to start the regular season.

CBS Miami–04/15/2013

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Empty Seats Dominate Marlins Park

While the Marlins continue searching for their first home win of the season, it’s becoming just as difficult to find fans in the stands at the multi-billion dollar Marlins Park.

CBS Miami–04/11/2013

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 09: Owner Jeffrey Loria of the Miami Marlins watches his team prepare to play against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

After 1st Week, Marlins Worst In Baseball

The Miami Marlins were expected to be one of the worst teams in baseball in 2013 and so far, the team has done everything it can to live down to the low expectations.

CBS Miami–04/11/2013

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins hits a pop fly ball for an out against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 10, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Braves defeated the Marlins 8-0. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Reeling Marlins Shut Out By Braves 8-0

The smallest crowd yet to watch a game in Marlins Park waited in vain for a run to cheer about. Reeling Miami was shut out for the fourth time this season, and its losing streak reached five games with an 8-0 loss Wednesday night to the Atlanta Braves.

CBS4–04/11/2013

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 09: Shortstop Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves turns a double play against Donovan Solano #17 of the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on April 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins Lose Fifth Straight In Loss To Braves, 3-2

Kris Medlen allowed only an unearned run in seven innings Tuesday night, and the Atlanta Braves earned their fifth consecutive victory by beating the punchless Miami Marlins 3-2.

CBS4–04/09/2013

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 08: Players stand for the National Anthem as the Atlanta Braves prepare to play against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on April 8, 2013 in Miami, Florida. The Braves defeated the Marlins 2-0. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins Flounder In Home Opener Against Braves, 2-0

Justin Upton went 4 for 4, including his sixth home run, and Paul Maholm allowed one hit in seven sharp innings to help the Atlanta Braves spoil the Miami Marlins’ home opener Monday by winning 2-0.

CBS4–04/08/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 03: Casey Kotchman #18 of the Miami Marlins hits a ground ball into a double play in the fifth inning during a game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 3, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Marlins Face Long Road To Recapture The Fans

Last year at this time, the Miami Marlins were the toast of Major League Baseball and South Florida was abuzz with hope the franchise had finally turned the proverbial corner into a true contender. Just a year later, despite one of the best stadiums in baseball, the Marlins are operating about as far under the radar as any team in Major League Baseball.

CBS Miami–04/08/2013

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Marlins Struggle To Fill Seats For Home Opener

My what a difference a year makes. Last, the Miami Marlins generated baseball’s biggest buzz as they prepared for their home opener in a futuristic new stadium. There were nearly nightly sellout crowds as fans anticipated a playoff bid.

04/07/2013

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Andrelton Simmons Good Bet To Win Gold Gloves For Braves

Andrelton Simmons is a good bet to win several gold gloves during his career, and he’s shown the ability to stay within himself and make adjustments at the plate.

03/20/2013

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Marlins Smash Braves, 10-2

Chone Figgins was 4 for 4, Wade LeBlanc pitched four scoreless innings and the Miami Marlins defeated the Atlanta Braves 10-2 Sunday.

03/10/2013

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