Major League Baseball
Turner Field has been a house of horrors for the Miami Marlins over the years, but that wasn’t the case this week.
It hasn’t happened often this season but the Miami Marlins have a chance to complete a rare series sweep on Wednesday.
Justin Nicolino pitched seven scoreless innings, Justin Bour hit a three-run homer, and the Miami Marlins beat the hapless Atlanta Braves again, winning 7-1 Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves are nowhere near where they wanted to be on September 1st.
It was a rare night that was full of success for the Miami Marlins.
The Miami Marlins’ struggles inside their division continued this weekend.
There has been one consistent bright spot in the Miami Marlins abysmal season.
Gerrit Cole snapped the longest winless drought of his career, Pedro Alvarez homered and the Pittsburgh Pirates held on to beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 on Thursday night.
Andrew McCutchen homered and drove in four runs to help the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night.
The Miami Marlins finally got back on the winning side of things on Tuesday night and now they’re hoping to make it two in a row against a struggling pitcher.