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The Marlins have presented an opportunity, and Brad Hand is seizing the moment. The left-hander scattered three hits over a career-high 7 1/3 innings and set the tempo in the Marlins' 2-0 win over the Astros at Minute Maid Park on Friday night. Jeff Mat…Upvote Share Tweet
nytimes.com 13 hours agoBrad Hand pitched three-hit ball into the eighth inning and Jeff Mathis hit a two-run double for the Miami Marlins in their 2-0 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night.Upvote Share TweetJarrod Saltalamacchia drove in the go-ahead run in the ninth inning, Henderson Alvarez won for the first time in three starts and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 3-2 on Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jul 24 (yesterday)Some fancy footwork by Garrett Jones worked in the Marlins' favor in a overturned call against the Braves in the sixth inning at Turner Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Ervin rediscovers form at right time for BravesMLB.com Jul 23 (3 days ago)The Ervin Santana that the Braves went over budget to sign to a one-year, $14.1 million deal showed up at Turner Field on Wednesday night. He stifled the Marlins, giving up only one run and striking out 10 in 7 1/3 innings.Upvote Share TweetFreddie Freeman isn't sure why Miami's pitching staff has been so hard for him to handle this year.Upvote Share TweetThe Marlins got multi-hit games from four players and RBIs from five as a balanced attack netted a 6-5 victory over the Braves on Tuesday night at Turner Field. Right-hander Jacob Turner benefited from the outpouring to pick up the win, although the bul…Upvote Share Tweet
The Marlins' Nickname For Casey McGehee Is Just A Modified Boob Jokedeadspin.com Jul 22 (4 days ago)Nobody really pays much attention to the Miami Marlins, so we are guessing that not nearly enough people are aware of infielder Casey McGehee's nickname: "Hits McGehee."Read more...Upvote Share TweetBraves shortstop Andrelton Simmons has a habit of not just making spectacular defensive plays, but making spectacular defensive plays that you've never quite seen before . Last night against the Marlins, he did his thing again.Read more...Upvote Share TweetGarrett Jones drove in two runs with a bases-loaded single in the 10th inning, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 3-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Braves' Gattis off DL, starting against MarlinsESPN.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)Catcher Evan Gattis has been activated from the 15-day disabled list and is in Atlanta's lineup against the Miami Marlins.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 21 (5 days ago)A man standing in the lower deck and holding who appeared to be his young son made a nice catch at the Miami Marlins game Sunday afternoon of a foul ball hit by Adeiny Hechavarria. Some fans in the ball's path flinched, and others ducked, when the ball …Upvote Share Tweet
Hand gets rare win as McGehee goes yardAfter going through some rough times, the Marlins put to an end several slides Sunday afternoon. Brad Hand allowed two runs in seven innings, and Casey McGehee belted a two-run homer as Miami edged the Giants, 3-2, at Marlins Park.Upvote Share Tweet
Hand Outpitches Lincecum and Marlins Beat SF 3-2nytimes.com Jul 20 (6 days ago)Brad Hand earned his first victory as a starter since 2011 when he outpitched Tim Lincecum by a margin of one curveball.Upvote Share TweetIn addition to dropping the series finale to the Marlins on Sunday, the Giants also lost Brandon Belt to a concussion. A roster move will be made official Monday. Belt could be placed on either the seven-day concussion list or the 15-day disabled list.Upvote Share Tweet
Stanton credits Derby with restoring homer strokeGiancarlo Stanton may not have won the Home Run Derby, but the event helped the Marlins slugger regain his power form.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins bolster pitching, call up DeSclafaniBecause the bullpen was thin after just two games since the All-Star break, the Marlins on Sunday recalled pitching prospect Anthony DeSclafani from Triple-A New Orleans and optioned infielder Ed Lucas to New Orleans.Upvote Share TweetHenderson Alvarez appears to have avoided a potentially serious injury. Now, the Marlins are waiting to see if the right-hander will be able to make his next scheduled start, which is lined up for Thursday at Atlanta.Upvote Share TweetAll-Star Tim Hudson pitched into the eighth inning and got the run support he needed as the San Francisco Giants beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Saturday night.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jul 19 (7 days ago)Before Friday's 9-1 rout of the Marlins, Giants rookie Joe Panik returned to the No. 2 spot in the lineup for the first time since July 7 and looked a lot more comfortable than he has in his short tenure in the big leagues.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins assistant Conine scaling new heightsMLB.com Jul 19 (7 days ago)Jeff Conine has never shied away from testing his limits. The former All-Star outfielder, who currently is a special assistant with the Marlins, has embarked on a new adventure -- climbing Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins Sneak Past BravesJul 24Jarrod Saltalamacchia's RBI single in the top of the ninth lifted the Marlins past the Braves 3-2.
Braves Breeze Past MarlinsJul 23Ervin Santana struck out 10 in the Braves' 6-1 win over the Marlins.
Marlins Slip Past Giants To Avoid SweepJul 20Adeiny Hechavarria scored on a wild pitch from Tim Lincecum to help the Marlins to a 3-2 win over the Giants.
Cespedes Wins Back-To-Back Home Run DerbiesJul 14Highlight Of The Night: Yoenis Cespedes defeated Todd Frazier to win his second straight Home Run Derby.
Omri Casspi returning to Sacramento Kings with one-year dealJul 25Veteran forward Omri Casspi is returning to the Sacramento Kings, according to sources close to the process.
The Ray Rice FalloutJul 25OWINGS MILLS, Md. — Head bowed, Ray Rice went out to his first practice of his seventh NFL season Thursday morning. General manager Ozzie Newsome had just told him he’d be suspended for the first two games of the 2014 NFL season—important division games…
Cleveland Cavaliers remain front-runner in Kevin Love trade sweepstakes, s…Jul 25The Cleveland Cavaliers cannot officially trade Andrew Wiggins before Aug. 23 but remain the closest thing to a front-runner in the trade sweepstakes for the Minnesota Timberwolves' Kevin Love, according to sources close to the process.
Point guard Jameer Nelson signs with Dallas MavericksJul 24Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks, the team announced Thursday.