It hasn’t happened often this season but the Miami Marlins have a chance to complete a rare series sweep on Wednesday.
Justin Nicolino pitched seven scoreless innings, Justin Bour hit a three-run homer, and the Miami Marlins beat the hapless Atlanta Braves again, winning 7-1 Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves are nowhere near where they wanted to be on September 1st.
Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Thursday night.
Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in four runs to help the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night.
The Miami Marlins finally got back on the winning side of things on Tuesday night and now they’re hoping to make it two in a row against a struggling pitcher.
Major-league batting leader Dee Gordon tied a career high with four stolen bases, had two infield hits and scored twice Tuesday night, helping the Miami Marlins beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-2.
It seems that with every new day comes a new unfavorable matchup for the Miami Marlins.
The Miami Marlins have had their struggles against one of the best teams in the majors, and this weekend has been no different.
The lowly Miami Marlins are already winless in four meetings with the St. Louis Cardinals, and now they have to face John Lackey at Busch Stadium.