Found June 08, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The Miami Marlins were flying high in May with a 21-7 record. They're 2-4 in June after being swept in a three-game series by the Atlanta Braves. Once again, Miami's offense sputtered Thursday in an 8-2 loss to Atlanta, but this time its pitching got pounded, too. The Marlins were outscored in the series 21-3. "They came in here and whipped our butts three games," Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton said. "It's not like we're going downhill from here. Just a little slip-up." The Marlins were shut out in the series opener Tuesday by Tim Hudson before scoring one run Wednesday and two Thursday. "We're in a little slump right now. That's what happens with you face good teams and good pitching," said Mark Buerhle, who allowed just two runs in six innings Thursday while taking the loss. The Marlins open a three-game interleague series Friday against Tampa Bay.

Marlins fans dress as Teletubbies

A group of Marlins fans dressed as Teletubbies and went to the ballpark to watch Miami take on Tampa Bay.

Marlins fans watch game dressed as Teletubbies (Photo)

A group of Miami Marlins fans came to the ballpark dressed as Teletubbies during Friday night's game at Marlin Park against the Tampa Bay Rays. The sight of these fans left broadcasters covering the game virtually speechless. As far as why these guys did this, the world may never know. H/T Visit us at, and now you can follow us on...

First Series Loss Since April

The Miami Marlins dropped their first series in over a month by falling to the Atlanta Braves 2-1 on Wednesday.   A day after being shutout, Miami was only able to put together two hits.    The Marlins are now two games behind the first place Washington Nationals in the National League East after climbing into a tie prior to this series. Josh Johnson gave up two runs in seven...

Fish Drop Fourth Straight

The Citrus Series got underway with a 5-1 Miami Marlins loss to the Tampa Bay Rays.   It was the fourth straight loss for Miami as they have gotten off to a 2-5 start in June.   After a historically bad June in 2011, Miami has opened a tough stretch of games this year in a similar manner.    The Marlins are now three games out of first place in the National League East after...

LHP Andrew Heaney looks to contribute to the Miami Marlins as soon as 2013

Despite last night’s ghastly 11-0 loss to the Atlanta Braves, the Miami Marlins realize their ugly April is behind them and they will continue to win. Their timely hitting, solid pitching, and the return(ing) of CP Heath Bell has been the recipe for victories across the board. The last time the Miami Marlins lost a series is more ancient history than contemporary....

Guillen says Marlins roster move sends message

Manager Ozzie Guillen says the Miami Marlins' demotion of outfielder Bryan Petersen to Triple-A New Orleans sends a message to several other struggling hitters. Petersen, batting .212, was sent down to make room for outfielder Austin Kearns, who was activated from the disabled list. The front office met for 45 minutes to consider several candidates for demotion before Petersen...

Marlins' quiet bats spoil Johnson's solid start

MIAMI (AP) -- Randall Delgado pitched 6 1-3 innings and contributed his first RBI of the year Wednesday, and three relievers completed a two-hitter to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 Wednesday night. Brian McCann had three of the Braves' six hits and scored a run. Delgado (4-5) allowed one run and had a career-high seven strikeouts. He won for only the second...

Rays, Marlins open interleague play in Miami

Tune into FOX Sports Florida (South territory) or Sun Sports (NorthCentral territories) at 6:30 p.m. to watch the Tampa Bay Rays at the Miami Marlins. The Miami Marlins are struggling offensively, and it may be tough to snap out of a slump against Jeremy Hellickson and the Tampa Bay Rays. The Marlins attempt to snap their four-game losing streak to the visiting Rays on Friday night...

Rays 5, Marlins 1

Matt Joyce homered, doubled and scored three times, and the Tampa Bay Rays escaped several jams to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 5-1 Friday night. The Marlins went 0 for 8 with runners in scoring position. They are 1 for 28 in those situations during their homestand, losing all four games while totaling four runs. Joyce went 2 for 3 with two walks. Jose Lobaton had two doubles...

Marlins can't produce runs, swept by Braves

MIAMI (AP) -- Jason Heyward hit two solo homers to center and the Atlanta Braves again stymied the Miami Marlins to complete a three-game sweep with an 8-2 victory on Thursday night. Martin Prado put Atlanta ahead to stay with a two-run homer, and Michael Bourn added a three-run homer in the ninth. Mike Minor (3-4) needed 103 pitches to get through five innings but allowed only...

Rays-Marlins Preview

The Miami Marlins are struggling offensively, and it may be tough to snap out of a slump against Jeremy Hellickson and the Tampa Bay Rays. The Marlins attempt to snap their four-game losing streak to the visiting Rays on Friday night, when they face Hellickson for the first time in the opener of a three-game Citrus Series. Miami (31-26) batted .172 average and got outscored 21...

Marlins look to get bats cracking vs. Braves

Tune into FOX Sports Florida at 6:30 p.m. to watch the Miami Marlins take on the Atlanta Braves. The Miami Marlins have mustered just one run and seven hits in losing the first two games of their series with the Atlanta Braves. There's reason to believe their offense will have a better showing Thursday night. The Marlins try to break out of their funk and avoid being swept...

Ankle problem keeps Hudson from making next start

Right-hander Tim Hudson is bothered by bone spurs in his left ankle and will miss Sunday’s start for the Atlanta Braves. The Braves will promote right-hander Julio Teheran from Triple-A Gwinnett to start in Hudson’s place against the Toronto Blue Jays, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported. Hudson, who is coming off a 1-0 shutout victory over Miami on Tuesday, received...

Teheran to fill in for Hudson against Blue Jays

Julio Teheran will be recalled from Triple-A Gwinnett to fill in for Tim Hudson for the Braves on Sunday against the Blue Jays. Hudson has bone spurs in his left ankle and said Saturday he had a cortisone shot Friday. Manager Fredi Gonzalez says Hudson may start Wednesday against the Yankees. Teheran, the Braves' top prospect, is 5-2 with a 3.15 ERA in 11 starts at Gwinnett...

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