The Stretch Drive Has Begun For Fantasy Baseball OwnersWith just two months left in the Major League Baseball season, time is running out for fantasy baseball owners to make a serious move in the league standings. Small roster tweaks may not do it at this point, so always be on the lookout for shooting stars and streaking players in the MLB skyline.
Marlins’ Nicolino Takes The Mound Against Rival Braves As Dee Gordon closes out his first season with the Miami Marlins, the second baseman can enter the offseason knowing he did everything he could have hoped for to make the Marlins contenders. Gordon enters Saturday’s middle-contest of a three-game home series against the Atlanta Braves needing seven hits in his final eight games to become the third Miami player to reach 200 hits in a season.
Fernandez Breaks MLB Record As Marlins Beat Braves 12-11Jose Fernandez became the first pitcher in the modern era to win his first 17 career home decisions, overcoming a rough start Friday to help the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 12-11.
Realmuto's RBI Triple In The 7th Gives Miami 1-0 WinJ.T. Realmuto's RBI triple in the seventh inning broke a scoreless tie and the Miami Marlins held on for a 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.
Marlins Go For Series Win Over PhilliesThe Miami Marlins may not have much to play for over the final two weeks of the season from a team standpoint, but some individuals are still striving for something.
Eickhoff Strong In MLB Debut For Phillies In 7-1 WinJerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
Ozuna, Prado Power Marlins To 9-7 Win Over PhilliesMartin Prado homered and drove in three runs, Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer, and the Marlins held on for a 9-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.
Marlins To Open Series Against Visiting PhilliesThe Miami Marlins have been playing some of their best baseball over the past couple weeks and will run into a team that’s also been playing well.
Once MLB Trade Deadline Dust Settles, Your Fantasy Roster May Need Some TweaksIt happens every year: A solid productive player on your fantasy baseball roster gets traded to a team that just plans on using him as a backup. If you're lucky, one of your backups is the benefit of such a trade, too. However, every fantasy owner needs to make adjustments after July 31 to make sure their rosters are still competitive and productive. If not, it's a slow crawl to the end of September and sixth place in your league.
Haren, Marlins Fall To Nationals 1-0Max Scherzer scattered three hits over seven innings, Jonathan Papelbon got his first save for Washington with a perfect ninth inning and the Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Thursday.
Koehler Set To Take The Mound Against NationalsWhile the offense for the Washington Nationals is finally healthy, their bullpen just became much stronger - but perhaps unhappier.
Ramos Blows Save, Marlins Fall 8-7 To PhilliesA.J. Ramos served up a 2-run homer to Jeff Francoeur in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Miami Marlins fell 8-7 to the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.