With Cole Hamels on the mound, the reeling Philadelphia Phillies should at least believe they have a solid chance to end their latest skid.
The bullpen gave the Phillies’ offense plenty of chances, and Chase Utley finally came through. Utley hit a two-run home run in the 14th inning, lifting Philadelphia to a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.
Jacob deGrom pitched seven scoreless innings to earn his first win for the New York Mets in a 4-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday.
The Miami Marlins couldn’t hold on to a 3-0 lead, fall to Cubs 4-3 in 13 innings.
Jason Hammel knew his tenure with the rebuilding Chicago Cubs could be brief after signing a one-year contract in the offseason.
The Miami Marlins had been very good on the road lately until their most recent series and today take on the Texas Rangers.
Donovan Solano hit a three-run homer off David Price to help the Miami Marlins beat Tampa Bay 5-3 on Wednesday night, extending the Rays’ longest losing streak in nearly five years to nine games. It is the second-longest losing streak in the major leagues this season.
The Miami Marlins are doing a good job rebounding off of their three game sweep at the hands of the Atlanta Braves last weekend. The Marlins are spending this week playing in their annual Citrus Series against the Tampa Bay Rays and so far things have gone well for Miami.
The Miami Marlins have been downright dominant at Marlins Park this season, boasting the best home record in Major League Baseball (19-6).
As the Miami Marlins look to continue their road success in San Francisco, Jacob Turner will try again to record his first career victory away from home.