The Miami Marlins have not escaped their recent scoring woes.
The Miami Marlins are hoping that their bats wake up as they begin a series against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Scoring runs has become a major problem for the Miami Marlins over the past three games.
The Miami Marlins were hoping for their first series sweep in almost two months but couldn’t ride an early lead to victory on Wednesday afternoon.
With a franchise-record sixth straight losing season seemingly inevitable, the Marlins have been getting some production from Ichiro Suzuki, Adeiny Hechavarria and Cole Gillespie.
The lowly Miami Marlins are already winless in four meetings with the St. Louis Cardinals, and now they have to face John Lackey at Busch Stadium.
Jaime Garcia pitched shutout ball into the ninth inning and Matt Carpenter homered, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over the Miami Marlins 3-1 Friday night.
Jaime Garcia was working on a splendid outing against Miami in June when he suffered an injury that kept him out for a month.
Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and drove in four runs, leading the Mets over the Miami Marlins 12-1 and putting them atop the NL East.
There is no doubt that the two teams starting a 3-game series at Marlins Park are going in the opposite directions.