Philadelphia closer Jonathan Papelbon made a lewd gesture to fans and was ejected after giving up four runs in the ninth inning during the Phillies’ 5-4 loss to the Miami Marlins on Sunday.
Baseball is entering its annual ‘crunch time’ and nobody knows that better than the teams vying for a playoff spot.
The Miami Marlins are in the midst of an impressive run at the postseason, especially considering the horrid 100-loss campaign they went on in 2013.
The Miami Marlins have been a streaky team this season. They are getting hot at the perfect time as Miami has been playing against the teams they’re chasing in the standings.
Who would’ve thought that there is so much at stake for the Miami Marlins in September?
The Miami Marlins are trying to make one final push towards a playoff spot and are about to begin a big series against a team they’re trying to catch in the standings.
The Miami Marlins are struggling to put wins together as the team tries to remain in the hunt for the postseason.
Entering the final month of the season, the goals are clear for the Miami Marlins.
Following a disappointing road trip, the Miami Marlins returned home looking to get back into the wild card race.
The last time Alex Wood started against Miami at Turner Field, he pitched eight strong innings before losing 1-0 to Jose Fernandez.