One of the biggest surprises for the Marlins this season has been the struggles of closer Steve Cishek.
Jason Hammel had a career-high 11 strikeouts in 6 2-3 innings, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 Monday night.
Things haven’t been particularly good around the Miami Marlins so far this season.
A.J. Pollock beat out a run-scoring infield hit with two out in the eighth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks completed their first four-game sweep in seven seasons by beating the Marlins 7-6 on Thursday.
The Miami Marlins have raised more than a few eyebrows in the last couple days.
The Miami Marlins’ first game under new manager Dan Jennings took a little longer than most but ended with the same result as many of their recent contests.
Catcher and the three infield positions are often the most difficult to find good players on your fantasy teams, because the talent pool is so shallow. If you don’t grab a stud at those positions early in your draft, you may get stuck with a revolving door of middling players all season long.
A road trip that had turned ugly for the Miami Marlins ended on a positive note.
The Miami Marlins have a team that is good enough to make the playoffs.
The Miami Marlins are in need of some stability at the back of their bullpen and may be looking outside of the organization for help.