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Mat Latos #35 of the Miami Marlins reacts from the dugout during the first inning of the game against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 7, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Latos Returns As Marlins Try To Bounce Back Against Nationals

The Miami Marlins’ early season resurgence has hit a speed bump in our nation’s capital.

05/05/2015

Adeiny Hechavarria #3 of the Miami Marlins hits a bases loaded triple during a game against the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park on April 26, 2015 in Miami, Florida. The Marlins defeated the Nationals 6-2 to complete a 3-game sweep. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hechavarria’s 3-Run Triple Leads Marlins To 3-Game Sweep Of Nationals

With a sweet flip of the bat, Adeiny Hechavarria confidently cleared the bases on a three-run triple that helped the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Sunday.

04/26/2015

Ichiro Suzuki #51 of the Miami Marlins celebrates with teammates after breaking the record for the most runs scored by a Japanese player and their win against the Washington Nationals  at Marlins Park on April 25, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Marlins Face Nationals Looking For First Sweep Of Season

The Miami Marlins are looking for their first series sweep of 2015, but the team knows that it will be no easy task.

04/26/2015

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with his teammate Brandon Crawford #35 after hitting a solo home run to right field in the eighteenth inning against Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Belt HR In 18th Gives Giants 2-0 Lead In NLDS

Brandon Belt, Yusmeiro Petit and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, never give up, and win. Simple as that. No matter what it takes – or how long.

10/05/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 19: Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch in the second inning against the Washington Nationals at Marlins Park on September 19, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

LaRoche Hits 2-Run Homer, Nats Beat Marlins 3-2

Adam LaRoche hit an early two-run homer to support Doug Fister and lead the NL-leading Washington Nationals to a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.

09/19/2014

Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals pitches against the Miami Marlins.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Comeback Falls Short, Nats Prevail 4-3

The Washington Nationals avoided being swept at the hands of the red-hot Miami Marlins on Wednesday with a 4-3 victory at Marlins Park.

07/30/2014

Brad Hand #52 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the second inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on April 9, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Marlins Go For Series Sweep, 7th Straight Win

Wednesday’s series finale between the Miami Marlins and Washington Nationals will feature a display of perseverance on the pitching mound.

07/30/2014

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Marlins Battle Nationals Sunday

After forearm tightness twice kept Stephen Strasburg from making a career-high 29th start, heavy rain forced him to wait another day.

CBS Miami–09/22/2013

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Marlins Take On The Nationals Thursday Night

Gio Gonzalez won 21 games last year while helping the Washington Nationals possess the best ERA in the league on their way to the NL East title.

CBS Miami–08/29/2013