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.
With only a few weeks left until the MLB Playoffs begin, it got me to thinking about how exciting the end of the baseball regular season can be.
Marlon Byrd hit an RBI double and threw out a runner at the plate, leading Kyle Kendrick and the Philadelphia Phillies over the Miami Marlins 2-1 Saturday night.
Former World Series star Frank Torre, who helped put little brother Joe on a path that led to the Hall of Fame, has died. He was 82.
With their MVP candidate most likely done for the season and a losing streak standing at three games, the Miami Marlins’ chances at making the postseason are diminishing.