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.
Mike Foltynewicz starts for the Atlanta Braves on Monday in the opener of a three-game home series against the Miami Marlins, and the best thing the right-hander can do is give his team innings.
The Miami Marlins’ struggles inside their division continued this weekend.
There has been one consistent bright spot in the Miami Marlins abysmal season.
Tom Koehler allowed five runs over six innings, including three on back-to-back homers by Clint Robinson and Ian Desmond’s back-to-back homers in his final frame as Miami fell 5-1 to the Washington Nationals on Saturday night.
The Nationals attempt to rebound from a 4-3 defeat when their three-game series continues Saturday against the visiting Miami Marlins.