Turner Field has been a house of horrors for the Miami Marlins over the years, but that wasn’t the case this week.
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.
There just aren’t a lot of good times to be had at Marlins Park this season.
Don’t look now but the Miami Marlins are starting to string some wins together.
Dee Gordon tripled to lead off the 10th inning and scored on a walk-off base hit by Justin Bour to lift the Miami Marlins to a come-from-behind 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
Brad Hand threw seven strong innings and drove in two runs with sacrifice bunts and the Miami Marlins ended a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Sunday.
Rookie Mike Foltynewicz won for the first time in three starts since returning to the Braves rotation as Atlanta downed the slumping Miami Marlins 7-2 on Saturday night.
The day before his 25th birthday, pitcher Brian Ellington received the gift of a lifetime. He was leaving the minor leagues to pitch for the Miami Marlins.