Miami Marlins opening day starter Henderson Alvarez will rejoin the rotation Sunday when he starts against the Atlanta Braves.
Mat Latos appears to finally be comfortable – and healthy – after a terrible beginning to his first season with the Miami Marlins.
Giancarlo Stanton was awesome with the bases empty. The Miami Marlins were awful with runners on.
With Henderson Alvarez on a minor league rehab stint, the Miami Marlins’ starting rotation could be close to receiving a boost.
Dee Gordon wasn’t available to spoil another dominant pitching performance from the San Francisco Giants, but his absence could prove brief.
With his old Marlins teammates standing in the opposite dugout and his wife and children in the ballpark to support him, Casey McGehee received his Players Choice NL Comeback Player of the Year award. That reminded San Francisco’s struggling third baseman how far he has come, from New York to Japan to Miami and on to the Bay Area.
Dee Gordon may finally meet his match with his 12-game hitting streak on the line.
After a game when he did just about everything for the Miami Marlins, Dan Haren has more than earned some rest.
Mat Latos and four relievers combined on a three-hitter, and the Miami Marlins beat Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals 2-1 Tuesday night.
Dee Gordon and Marcell Ozuna are red-hot at the plate, and that’s a big reason why the Miami Marlins have turned around their sluggish start.