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Phillies (27-25) v. Florida Marlins (29-22)Pitching Matchups:Friday, 8:15 - Oh great, it's KK v. Mark BuehrleSaturday, 7:15 - Cy Hamels v. Ricky NolascoSunday, 2:15 - Oh Jeebus, it's Joe v. Carlos ZambranoBillfish Batting:Runs - 204 (20th)Avg - .246 (20th)Slug - .381 (23rd)Billfish Pitching:ERA - 3.60 (8th)WHIP - 1.27 (12th)BAA - .250 (15th)Their Danny Sandoval:Gaby Sanchez went for .266-19-78 last season. That's not great, but it's respectable. This season he's hitting .179 with a .539 OPS. That line earned him a recent demotion to AAA. Chris Coghlan hit .321 over 500 at-bats in 2009. Since then he's hit only .41, bottoming out this season at .136 in his first 66 at-bats. He was demoted at the end of April be rejoined the team two weeks ago but is only 5-33 (.151) since rejoining the team. Their Danys Baez:Mike Dunn had a 9.58 ERA before joining Gaby Sanchez in New Orleans a week ago. So the honor goes multimillion dollar closer Heath Bell and his 7.20 ERA. ...
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The Miami Marlins picked up their 30th win of the season with a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday. The win kept Miami one game behind the first place Washington Nationals in the National League East. The win also gives the Marlins a chance to keep their unbeaten streak in series alive if they win on Sunday. The Marlins are 7-0-3 in their last ten...
Hanley Ramirez hit two homers and drove in three runs to help the Miami Marlins beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-4 on Saturday.
Ricky Nolasco (6-3) allowed four runs on eight hits in seven-plus innings to improve to 6-1 in seven career starts at Philadelphia for the Marlins. Miami has won four of its last five and denied Cole Hamels (8-2) his ninth victory.
Jose Reyes had an RBI...
MIAMI (AP) -- Giancarlo Stanton hit his 12th home run in May to tie the franchise record for a single month and the Miami Marlins earned their 20th comeback victory Wednesday night, completing a three-game sweep of the first-place Washington Nationals with a 5-3 win.
Stanton hit a solo homer in the seventh inning, his 13th this year, and had a two-out RBI single in the first. Still...
An old dog is learning some new tricks in Miami.
The Miami Marlins and Kayem foods have announced a multi-year sponsorship and licensing agreement, allowing Kayem to manufacture and distribute Kayem sausage and hot dogs at Marlins Park. The agreement also establishes Kayem as the Official Brand of Franks and Sausage of the Miami Marlins.
"We're excited to partner with...
Cole Hamels took the mound this evening looking for his ninth win, which would lead the majors. After allowing five runs for the first time since last July, he would take the loss after the Phillies' offense failed to come from behind.
After a quick 12-pitch inning from Hamels, Carlos Ruiz (who else?) put up the first run of the game with an RBI groundout, scoring Juan Pierre...
Philadelphia Phillies (27-25) vs. Miami Marlins (29-22)Kyle Kendrick (1-4, 4.10) vs. Mark Buehrle (5-4, 3.26)Time: 7:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Chance of Thunderstorms, 75 Media: Twitter and FacebookThe Phillies will welcome the Marlins tonight in the first of a three game series that will be one of the most important series’ the Phils have had this year. The Marlins...
Coming off of his first complete game shutout of his career, Kyle Kendrick took the hill tonight in the first game of this three-game series at home against the Miami Marlins. Mark Buehrle took his second loss of the season against the Phils on April 12, but has won his last five starts.
Giancarlo Stanton is coming off of a fantastic month of May which he drove in 30 runs...
The Phillies took two of three games from the Marlins in their first meeting at Citizens Bank Park in April. (Philliedelphia/Kevin Durso)
When you look at the NL East, considering the state of the Phillies this season, you may be surpised at the standings. This is as good a logjam as any. Five teams separated by three games.
The Phillies are still in last place. But they are...
Surviving both a 45 mins. rain delay and a late Marlins’ rally, the Phils defeat the pesky fish, 6-4.
The Marlins took the lead in the first as, with one man on, and with two men out, Gianocarlo Stanton hits an RBI double, knocking in Omar Infante, who had earlier singled, giving the Marlins a 1-0 lead. The Phils would take the lead in their half of the first as, with the bases...
The Miami Marlins are coming off the best month in franchise history.
Giancarlo Stanton's may have been even more impressive.
Stanton looks to continue his torrid hitting as the Marlins try to carry their success into June in the opener of this three-game road series with the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.
Miami (29-22) won a 21 of 29 games in May, setting a team record...
Mike Baxter saves the no-hitter, sacrifices himself. Mark Buehrle is a web gem machine at the pitcher position
Final: Marlins 4, Phillies 6.
WP: Kyle Kendrick (2-4, 4.02)
LP: Mark Buehrle (5-5, 3.53)
SV: Jonathan Papelbon (15)
A 48-minute rain delay would not damper the Phillies' spirits in their first game of seven of the current homestand. A two-RBI double by Hector Luna in the bottom half of the first got the Phillies an early lead. Hunter Pence hit his twelfth home run of the...
Philadelphia Phillies (28-25) vs. Miami Marlins (29-23)Cole Hamels (8-1, 2.43) vs. Ricky Nolasco (5-3, 4.26)Time: 4:05, Citizens Bank Park TV: CSN Weather: Partly Cloudy, 74 Media: Twitter and FacebookInjury Update: Jose Contreras has been placed on the 15-day DL with what the team is calling a strain of his right elbow. He is scheduled for an MRI. Michael Schwimer has been recalled...