Jacob deGrom’s most impressive stretch of the season is coming at a great time for his NL Rookie of the Year consideration.
Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double and threw out a runner at the plate, leading Kyle Kendrick and the Philadelphia Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.
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.
Pushed to the brink of defeat, the Marlins pulled off a Houdini escape on Tuesday before recovering in dramatic fashion to pull out a 6-3 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.
Brad Hand pitched six sharp innings, Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in two runs and the beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Sunday.
The Miami Marlins are running out of time to start stringing wins together and climb back into the playoff race, and things won’t get any easier on Wednesday.
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.
At a time of the season when wins come at a premium, the Miami Marlins need to get back on track if they want to remain in the hunt for a postseason berth.