Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins is speaking out for the first time about the injury that ended his season, saying Thursday night that he’s recovering well from injuries caused by a fastball to the face.
Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs in seven innings, Bryce Harper had three hits, and the Washington Nationals kept up their push for home-field advantage in the NL playoffs by beating the Miami Marlins 6-2 on Thursday night.
The Miami Marlins have made it official; Giancarlo Stanton won’t play the rest of the season.
If the Washington Nationals’ last game was any indication, Matt Williams can’t afford to rest his regulars many more times if he wants to finish with the NL’s top record.
The Miami Marlins lost star pitcher Jose Fernandez to a serious elbow injury five weeks into the season and star slugger Giancarlo Stanton with 2 1/2 weeks to go.
Injured Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton won’t play again in the majors this season because of last week’s beaning.
As Wilmer Flores continued his recent turnaround, the New York Mets ended their longest home skid in nearly a month while evening up their series with the Miami Marlins.
Wilmer Flores homered twice and drove in six runs for the second time this year, Ruben Tejada capped a four-run fourth inning with a two-run double, and the New York Mets routed the Miami Marlins 9-1 on Tuesday night to end a three-game skid.
Miami Marlins’ star slugger Giancarlo Stanton tweeted out a before and after photo of his recovery from a hit by pitch to the face.
After tying a major-league record when their first eight batters struck out, the Marlins came back twice to beat the Mets.