Scoring runs has become a major problem for the Miami Marlins over the past three games.
After winning six out of eight games, the Miami Marlins have taken a step back, winning just one of their past four.
There just aren’t a lot of good times to be had at Marlins Park this season.
The Marlins’ Justin Nicolino is taking the mound Saturday night in hopes of giving the Fish the series lead in a four-game set with the Philadelphia Phillies.
Jerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night.
When Philadelphia dealt Cole Hamels on July 31, it did so like any struggling team with eyes on the future. Three weeks later, the Phillies are there.
Martin Prado homered and drove in three runs, Marcell Ozuna had a two-run homer, and the Marlins held on for a 9-7 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.
The Miami Marlins have been playing some of their best baseball over the past couple weeks and will run into a team that’s also been playing well.
Miami Marlins pitching ace Jose Fernandez has been bitten by the injury bug again.
Baseball has always played the parity game as well or better than other major league sports, even though it’s the only one that doesn’t have a salary cap.