Giancarlo Stanton broke out of a slump with three hits and four RBIs, Dee Gordon and Ichiro Suzuki each scored two runs and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 8-2 on Tuesday night.
In their season finale, the Florida Panthers beat the New Jersey Devils 3-2 on Saturday night thanks to Jaromir Jagr’s goal and assist.
It didn’t work out as planned, but the future Hall of Famer is hardly to blame.
Jarred Cosart issued an apology earlier this month for his role in an investigation with potentially serious consequences.
The Miami Marlins took a seven-run lead into the seventh inning, and then had to work a little extra to pull out their first win of the season.
Dan Haren considered retirement during the offseason before deciding to pitch for the Miami Marlins, who have tabbed him as Friday night’s starter.
The Atlanta Braves scored seven runs in the first inning off Mat Latos and beat the Miami Marlins for the second day in a row to start the season, 12-2 on Tuesday night.
Led by Steven Stamkos’ two goals and an assist, the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Florida Panthers 4-0 on Saturday night.
Though Steven Stamkos and the Tampa Bay Lightning have secured a playoff spot, they’re slumping offensively. Facing the Florida Panthers might get Stamkos going again.
Quarterback Josh Freeman notes at least one benefit from being out of work last season — he’s well-rested.