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MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 11:  Starting pitcher Justin Nicolino #60 of the Miami Marlins throws against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Marlins Park on August 11, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Skipper/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Nicolino Looks To Take Series Lead Versus Phillies

The Marlins’ Justin Nicolino is taking the mound Saturday night in hopes of giving the Fish the series lead in a four-game set with the Philadelphia Phillies.


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Eickhoff Strong In MLB Debut For Phillies In 7-1 Win

Jerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.


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Ozuna, Prado Power Marlins To 9-7 Win Over Phillies

Martin Prado homered and drove in three runs, Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer, and the Marlins held on for a 9-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.


Brad Hand #52 of the Miami Marlins throws a third inning pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 9, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Source: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Marlins To Open Series Against Visiting Phillies

The Miami Marlins have been playing some of their best baseball over the past couple weeks and will run into a team that’s also been playing well.


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Ramos Blows Save, Marlins Fall 8-7 To Phillies

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.


Dan Haren #15 of the Miami Marlins pitches against the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the first inning at AT&T Park on May 7, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Haren, Marlins Hope To Salvage Finale In Philly

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.


Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins and Freddy Galvis #13 of the Philadelphia Phillies wait at second base as a call is reviewed during the first inning game at Marlins Park on May 2, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Prado Homers, Drives In 4 & Leads Marlins Past Phils

The Miami Marlins manhandled the Philadelphia Phillies 7-0 on Saturday on the back of Martin Prado’s homer and four RBIs.


Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins watches the flight of the ball as it clears the wall for a home run during the fourth inning in a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on April 21, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Source: Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Marlins, Cosart Hope To End Losing Skid

The Miami Marlins will take any advantage they can get after losing their fifth straight game on Tuesday night.


Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 23, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Alvarez Pitches Gem In 2-0 Win Over Phillies

Sometimes a player does particularly well against a certain team, or teams. That point was proved once again on Tuesday night in Miami.


Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in Queens, New York City.  (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Kick Off Series Against Phillies 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.