Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
Jorge De La Rosa became the Colorado Rockies’ career leader in victories Sunday, pitching seven innings to prevent a four-game sweep and beat the Miami Marlins 4-1.
Looking to add an experienced starting pitcher in the offseason, the Miami Marlins believed Mat Latos was the answer. However, Latos battled through injuries and inconsistency in his first nine starts before going n the disabled list with left knee inflammation.
Jose Urena pitched into the seventh inning for his first major league victory, and the Miami Marlins supported him with some slugging to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-1 Friday night.
Giancarlo Stanton drove in four runs with his 22nd homer and a 40-foot single, and the Miami Marlins broke a three-game losing streak Thursday night by beating Colorado 6-0.
After an ugly trip to Toronto, the Miami Marlins are hoping for a repeat performance against the team they played before heading north of the border.
Adeiny Hechavarria hit a two-out homer in the 10th inning, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 3-2 win over the Colorado Rockies on Sunday.
If ever there were an ideal time for Kyle Kendrick to reverse his fortunes at Coors Field, this would be it.
It was a short-lived winning streak for the Miami Marlins as the club fell 10-5 on Saturday to the Colorado Rockies.
This was a tale of woe that began with fear that something nefarious had happened to the precious pot-bellied pet, but as it turns out, it’s not always what things may seem.