Once again the Miami Marlins find themselves trying to salvage one game in a series finale.
Rookie Jace Peterson hit a grand slam for his first major league home run, and the Atlanta Braves overcame another tape-measure shot by Giancarlo Stanton to remain undefeated this year at Marlins Park by beating Miami 5-3 Saturday.
A line drive up the middle hit Mat Latos on shin forcing the Miami Marlins’ right-hander out of the game against the Atlanta Braves.
Miami Marlins opening day starter Henderson Alvarez will rejoin the rotation Sunday when he starts against the Atlanta Braves.
The Miami Marlins are starting to resemble the team that many thought they would be in 2015.
Not many people had heard of Capps before Monday night when he made his season debut for the Marlins in Atlanta.
Tuesday night’s performance by the Miami Marlins was a long time coming.
It’s been a bit of a backwards start for the teams facing off at Turner Field this week.
Instead of waiting for home runs, the Braves are finding different ways to manufacture runs – and win games.
For the most part it was a forgettable first six games for the Miami Marlins.