NL East

Brandon Belt #9 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates with his teammate Brandon Crawford #35 after hitting a solo home run to right field in the eighteenth inning against Tanner Roark #57 of the Washington Nationals during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Source: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Belt HR In 18th Gives Giants 2-0 Lead In NLDS

Brandon Belt, Yusmeiro Petit and the rest of the San Francisco Giants did what they do so well in October: They never give in, never give up, and win. Simple as that. No matter what it takes – or how long.

10/05/2014

Manager Mike Redmond #11 of the Miami Marlins chats while watching batting practice prior to the start of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. (Source: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Marlins Extend Manager Redmond Through 2017

On the same day the Marlins ended their 2014 season by getting no-hit by Jordan Zimmermann of the Washington Nationals, Miami began looking ahead by giving manager Mike Redmond a two-year contract extension.

09/29/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26: Andrew Heaney #25 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the first during game two of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Nats Clinch NL Home-Field Edge, Split With Marlins

Kike Hernandez’s grand slam, J.T. Realmuto’s three-run triple and Adeiny Hechavarria’s four hits helped the Miami Marlins beat the NL East champion Washington Nationals 15-7 for a split of a day-night doubleheader Friday.

09/26/2014

Jarred Cosart #23 of the Miami Marlins pitches during a game against the Texas Rangers at Marlins Park.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins In California For Rare Series With Angels

Coming off a disappointing series in Colorado, the Miami Marlins will look to continue their standings climb towards a wild card spot in Los Angeles against the division leading Angels.

08/25/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 30: Julio Teheran #49 of the Atlanta Braves delivers a pitch against the Miami Marlins in the first inning at Marlins Park on May 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Teheran, Braves Beat Marlins 3-2

Julio Teheran pitched 7 1-3 innings and scored the tying run in the seventh on Friday to help the Atlanta Braves move a game ahead of Miami atop the NL East by beating the Marlins 3-2.

05/30/2014

Atlanta Braves (78-52)

Braves’ Pitching Corps Devastated By Injuries

As the Miami Marlins continue to build its team around a bevy of young pitching talent, the division rival Atlanta Braves are seeing pitchers spending more time in the trainer’s room than on the mound.

CBS Miami–03/18/2014

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 09: Owner Jeffrey Loria of the Miami Marlins watches his team prepare to play against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park on April 9, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Struggles Continue Into May

While the Miami Marlins have shown a little bit of life over the past few games, the season-long struggles of the team continue despite the occasional victory.

CBS Miami–05/07/2013

(Photo by Jason Arnold/Getty Images)

Marlins At Or Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

The Miami Marlins are about to finish off the first month of the 2013 season and after 30 days, the Marlins are just about where most pundits expected them to be, at the bottom of nearly every statistical category in baseball.

CBS Miami–04/30/2013

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 01: Bryce Harper #34 of the Washington Nationals follows his fourth inning solo home run against the Miami Marlins during their opening day game at Nationals Park on April 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Marlins Open Season With Loss To Nats, 2-0

The Miami Marlins opened the 2013 season Monday full of hope, but that hope was dashed by the bottom of the first inning when starter Ricky Nolasco gave up a home run to Washington Nationals phenom Bryce Harper.

CBS Miami–04/01/2013

(Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

While Marlins Sink, Braves Make Big Trade

While the Miami Marlins shed salary and gave up on at least the 2013 season, other teams in the National League East are trying to become contenders, namely the Atlanta Braves.

CBS Miami–01/24/2013

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