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.
Jaime Garcia pitched shutout ball into the ninth inning and Matt Carpenter homered, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Miami Marlins 3-1 Friday night.
Jaime Garcia was working on a splendid outing against Miami in June when he suffered an injury that kept him out for a month.
When Lance Lynn threw his final pitch Thursday for strike three to escape a jam, he turned toward center field and screamed something with adrenaline-fueled fervor.
Baseball’s best team has been enjoying their series against the Miami Marlins this week.
The Miami Marlins have been about as inconsistent as you can be in 2015.
Everyone likes to grab the hot rookies in fantasy baseball, but the truth is, only a few of them really stay productive over the course of the full season. Sometimes, investing in the veteran coming off the disabled list is a good idea, if you’re willing to risk the possibility of more injury later on.
If Shelby Miller reaches his potential, he’ll be just another superstar to come up through the Cardinals’ ranks.