Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jacob Turner did everything right in his seven innings pitched against the New York Mets Monday night. Turner was pulled by Marlins manager Mike Redmond in the seventh inning with the Fish up 5-3 over the Mets.
One of the biggest areas of concern for the Miami Marlins in the young season has been the shellacking closer Heath Bell has been given in two blown save opportunities.
The Miami Marlins spent big money for closing pitcher Heath Bell in December, and now have added another familiar face to the bullpen.
Professional athletes often purport that they play for their team’s faithful fan base, above all else. And almost as frequently, for right or for wrong, someone will sigh in response.
While a small fire provided something for fans in Los Angeles to finally get excited about, the only hot team on the field continued to be the Florida Marlins. The Fish knocked off the Dodgers 6-1 Saturday night in Los Angeles.