This is not a joke: The Miami Marlins are in first place in the NL East
Summary of 2 articles · Updated May 9, 2014
It's not going to last, but considering their recent history, how they spent last season as a punch line, here's credit where it's due: the Miami Marlins are in first place in the NL East. Here are five things the Marlins have done in 2014 to find first place: 1. Right now, the Marlins have a better record than the Los Angeles Dodgers, the St. The Marlins weren't in first place for a single day last season, finishing the season 62-100, the second worst record in baseball. After a 3-1 win Thursday night another dramatic victory, fueled by a Giancarlo Stanton homer in the 11th inning the Marlins own the best record in their division, not the traditional powerhouse Atlanta Braves or the much-hyped Washington Nationals. A video or other embedded content has been hidden. Click here to view it.