Toronto Blue Jays
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.
Jorge De La Rosa became the Colorado Rockies’ career leader in victories Sunday, pitching seven innings to prevent a four-game sweep and beat the Miami Marlins 4-1.
Looking to add an experienced starting pitcher in the offseason, the Miami Marlins believed Mat Latos was the answer. However, Latos battled through injuries and inconsistency in his first nine starts before going n the disabled list with left knee inflammation.
Jose Urena pitched into the seventh inning for his first major league victory, and the Miami Marlins supported him with some slugging to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-1 Friday night.
Giancarlo Stanton drove in four runs with his 22nd homer and a 40-foot single, and the Miami Marlins broke a three-game losing streak Thursday night by beating Colorado 6-0.
After an ugly trip to Toronto, the Miami Marlins are hoping for a repeat performance against the team they played before heading north of the border.
Just when you thought the Miami Marlins were turning things around, they took a big step backwards.
The Miami Marlins recent string of good luck seems to have run out in Toronto.
Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run home run in the ninth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays extended their winning streak to seven games, beating the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins will face a familiar foe on Tuesday night in Toronto.