Control had not been a problem for Brad Hand as a starting pitcher, until the fifth inning of the Miami left-hander’s start on Sunday against the Cincinnati Reds.
Johnny Cueto has been one of the best pitchers in baseball this season despite not getting much run support during the majority of his starts.
The Cincinnati Reds have gotten some good starting pitching during their series with the Miami Marlins.
The Cincinnati Reds benefited from Major League Baseball’s new instant replay system and the rule preventing catchers from blocking the plate in a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.
After their longest winning streak in more than two years was snapped, the Miami Marlins are looking to bounce back as they open a four-game series against the struggling and short-handed Cincinnati Reds.
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There’s little doubt this three-game series between the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins began with one of baseball’s most outstanding young pitchers on the mound.
While the Cincinnati Reds are still comfortably cruising toward the NL Central title and the Miami Marlins occupy the East cellar, the teams have undergone a bit of a role reversal this weekend.
A little numbness wasn’t going to keep Carlos Lee out of the lineup.
R.A. Dickey pitched a five-hit shutout for his 17th win, Ike Davis backed him with a home run and the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 3-0 on Friday night.