While he earned the win in his final start before the All-Star break, the Atlanta Braves’ Julio Teheran hasn’t been at his best of late.
Tim Lincecum has had no trouble keeping things in perspective during his most dominant stretch in four seasons.
Jacob deGrom had a tiebreaking single and again shut down the Marlins with seven impressive innings, David Wright doubled twice and drove in two runs, and the New York Mets completed a three-game sweep of Miamiwith a 9-1 victory on Sunday.
Jacob deGrom’s last outing may have brought back memories of the first time he faced the Miami Marlins. The rookie starter earned his first home win his last time on the mound and will try to help the New York Mets complete a three-game sweep of Miami on Sunday at Citi Field.
The Miami Marlins had no offense, except for one big swing. And that was enough to spoil a brilliant Arizona debut by Vidal Nuno.
David Peralta was impressing the Arizona Diamondbacks so much at the Double-A level that they decided to promote him to the big club June 1. He’s surpassed any expectations heaped upon him thus far.
It’s becoming the same old story for the Philadelphia Phillies, whose recent offensive woes have brought them to the brink of their longest losing streak of the season.
Continued success during interleague play has helped the Miami Marlins get back on track.
Right-hander Kevin Slowey will move into the Miami Marlins’ rotation to replace struggling left-hander Brad Hand and start Sunday against Seattle.
Giancarlo Stanton hit a long home run to help lead the Miami Marlins to an 8-2 win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.