A.J. Ramos served up a 2-run homer to Jeff Francoeur in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Miami Marlins fell 8-7 to the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
The Philadelphia Philles had been struggling mightily heading into the All-Star break, but a series against the Miami Marlins to open the second half of the season may be just what the doctor ordered.
The Miami Marlins manhandled the Philadelphia Phillies 7-0 on Saturday on the back of Martin Prado’s homer and four RBIs.
The Miami Marlins will take any advantage they can get after losing their fifth straight game on Tuesday night.
Sometimes a player does particularly well against a certain team, or teams. That point was proved once again on Tuesday night in Miami.
Cole Hamels and Henderson Alvarez have gone toe-to-toe twice this year, including a back-and-forth pitchers’ duel earlier this month.
Cody Asche hit a two-run homer in the 10th inning to give the Philadelphia Phillies a 3-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
While Cole Hamels could be making his final home start with Philadelphia, he won’t have to face Giancarlo Stanton, whose tremendous season is likely over.
With Stanton sidelined after a scary injury, Hamels takes the hill for the Phillies on Friday night in the opener of a three-game series against the Marlins.
The Miami Marlins are struggling to put wins together as the team tries to remain in the hunt for the postseason.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.