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Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 23, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Alvarez Pitches Gem In 2-0 Win Over Phillies

Sometimes a player does particularly well against a certain team, or teams. That point was proved once again on Tuesday night in Miami.

09/24/2014

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 18: Asdrubal Cabrera #3 of the Washington Nationals scores as Jarrod Saltalamacchia #39 of the Miami Marlins applies the tag during a game at Marlins Park on September 18, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Gonzalez, Harper Lead Nationals Past Marlins, 6-2

Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.

09/18/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins is congratulated after hitting  a walk off single to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3  at Marlins Park.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Stanton Single In 10th Sends Marlins Over Rangers

Giancarlo Stanton hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning and theMiami Marlins beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night for their third straight win.

08/19/2014

Jeff Baker #10 of the Miami Marlins hits a walk-off RBI single to end the game against the Washington Nationals.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Hope To Extend Winning Streak To Six

If Stephen Strasburg is to avoid losing a third straight start, he likely can’t afford another rough outing in Miami.

07/29/2014

Miami Marlins players celebrate after Jeff Baker #10 hits a walk-off RBI single to end the game against the Washington Nationals.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Score 4 In 9th To Beat Nationals 7-6

Jeff Baker hit a two-out RBI single to cap a four-run rally in the ninth inning by the Miami Marlins, who extended their winning streak to five games by beating the Washington Nationals 7-6.

07/28/2014

Tom Koehler #34 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies during the first inning in a game at Citizens Bank Park on June 26, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Source: Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Marlins Road Trip Heads West To Arizona

While it’s been a disappointing season for the last-place Arizona Diamondbacks, Paul Goldschmidt is proving to be a rare bright spot. A day after putting the team on his back, Goldschmidt and the Diamondbacks open a three-game home set against the Miami Marlins on Monday night.

07/07/2014

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins exits the game against the New York Mets during the seventh inning at Marlins Park on June 20, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Look To Leave St. Louis With Series Win

The Miami Marlins’ Henderson Alvarez has been one of the most dominant pitchers in the majors for the past six-plus weeks. The short-handed St. Louis Cardinals rotation could use that kind of consistency from one of their top prospects soon.

07/06/2014

Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins hits a game-tying RBI single in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on July 5, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Marlins beat the Cardinal 6-5.  (Source: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Marlins Score Two In Ninth To Rally Past Cardinals

Casey McGehee didn’t have to wait long to get another shot against Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal with a game on the line. Just a few hours.

07/06/2014

Closer Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Phillies celebrates a 5-4 win with teammates against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on July 3, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Marlins Drop Series Finale To Phillies

Entering Thursday night, the Philadelphia Phillies were 1-40 when trailing after eight innings. Make that 2-40 now.

07/04/2014

MIAMI, FL - JULY 02: Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies dives back to first base as Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins takes the throw during the third inning at Marlins Park on July 2, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Phillies Rally To Beat Marlins, 5-4

Ben Revere scored the go-ahead run when Miami second baseman Donovan Solano bobbled a grounder in the ninth, and the Philadelphia Phillies rallied past the Marlins 5-4 Thursday night to snap a six-game losing streak.

07/03/2014

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