Following a tough six-game road trip, the Miami Heat return home for a week before beginning another long stretch of games outside of South Beach. They hope their defense is waiting for them there.
The Miami Marlins have finally finished one of the worst home stands since June 2011 with a 10-2 thumping at the hands of the Boston Red Sox. The home stand was miserable for both the team and the fans.
The Miami Marlins have gone from the hottest team in baseball in the month of May to ice cold halfway through the month of June.
The game dragged on for nearly 4 hours as five Tampa Bay pitchers combined to throw 185 pitches, yet they allowed only one run. But it was a win. Tampa Bay wiggled out of several jams Friday night to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 5-1.
The Florida Marlins may be at home after a dismal 5-4 road trip to the West Coast, but their game continues to suffer. A pinch-hit homer in the ninth inning propelled the Milwaukee Brewers to a 6-5 victory over the Fish on Friday night.