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The Phils are finally eliminated as they lose to the Marlins in walk-off fashion, 2-1.
The Marlins took the lead in the fourth as, with two men out, Giancarlo Stanton hits a solo home run, his thirty-fifth home run of the year, giving the Marlins a 1-0 lead. The Phils tied the game up at one-all in the eighth as, with a man on third, and with two men out, Jimmy Rollins hits an RBI single, knocking in John Mayberry, Jr., who had started the inning off with a double, then moved up to third base on Michael Martinez’s ground out, 6-3. The Marlins would win it in the ninth as, with two men on, and with one man out, Carlos Lee hits a walk-off RBI single, knocking in Bryan Petersen, who had started the inning off with a double, giving the Marlins a 2-1 walk-off win.
Cliff Lee received a no-decision as he pitched seven innings, giving up a run on three hits, as he struck out five. Phillippe Aumont pitched a scoreless inning, giving up a hit and a walk, striking out a batter. Josh Lindblom ...
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Your browser does not support iframes. The Miami Marlins have been a huge disappointment this season. They entered 2012 with a new lease on life that included a name change, a new stadium, a new look, and a plethora of new players to help revive the baseball culture in the Miami area. They forgot one important thing though, winning. Unlike the team he roots for, this Marlins fan...
Pitcher Mark Buehrle and right fielder Giancarlo Stanton posted impressive milestones Friday night in Miami's 2-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Buehrle helped Miami snap a seven-game losing streak by tossed eight strong innings, which clinched a 12th straight season of at least 200 innings. Buehrle is the only active pitcher in baseball with 12 consecutive years of...
Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton didn't miss a beat in his first series back since the middle of the month. Stanton has home runs in two of his last three games after missing the previous nine games because of a strained muscle in his left side. Stanton, who homered off Cliff Lee on Friday and Roy Halladay on Saturday, has 36 home runs, the second-highest total...
Carlos Lee's game-winning single in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Miami Marlins to a 2-1 win over Philadelphia and eliminated the Phillies from playoff contention Friday night.
The Phillies overcame a horrible first half and came from way behind to get within three games of St. Louis for the second wild card spot. But they lost five of the next six to fall out of...
The Phils overcomes an early Marlins’ lead to end up beating the fish, 9-5.
The Marlins took a quick 2-0 lead in the first as, with the bases loaded, via singles by Bryan Petersen and Donovan Solano, with Petersen stopping at second base, and a walk to Jose Reyes, and with nobody out, Giancarlo Stanton hits a two-run single, knocking in Petersen and Solano, while sending Reyes...
This will be a short and sweet recap.
Cliff Lee gave up a homerun to Giancarlo Stanton as the Marlins take 1-0 lead. It was the only run allowed by Lee. He allowed just three hits, no walks and a run over seven innings. Meanwhile, the Phillies scored a run in the eighth as Jimmy Rollins singled in John Mayberry Jr to tie the game, 1-1.
Carlos Lee’s single scored Bryan Peterson...
Edwin Rodriguez, Vic Darchinyan and Antonin Decarie were the winners in tonight's prospect-themed HBO Boxing After Dark triple-header from Connecticut. Though not typical HBO fare, the three fights proved interesting, if not evenly matched.(Vic Darchinyan, left, laying into Luis Del Valle; photo credit: Ed Mullholand, HBO)
In the main event, Edwin Rodriguez (22-0) beat up on...
The boxing rumor mill is back with another edition, as there has been lots of chatter today concerning some interesting subjects. This includes Timothy Bradley's next fight, slated for December 15 in Miami, as well as a very intriguing clash of unbeaten American heavyweights, Deontay Wilder vs. Bryant Jennings, which has been reportedly turned down by Golden Boy, Wilder'...
The official "Road To Glory" weigh in was held today for tomorrow night's special HBO Boxing After Dark tripleheader, airing live from the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Connecticut. "Road To Glory," is headlined by a 10-round title bout featuring undefeated super middleweight contender Edwin "La Bomba" Rodriguez (21...
Undefeated Edwin "La Bomba" Rodriguez (22-0, 15 KOs) made a major statement tonight in the main event on HBO Boxing After Dark, punishing a tough, previously unbeaten Jason "Monstruo" Escalera (13-1-1, 12 KOs) until referee Steve Smoger called off the fight at the start of the eighth round, from the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket...
The New York Mets have won seven straight over the Miami Marlins, and have not lost when they have faced Josh Johnson this year.
Johnson has received very little support all season heading into his final start of 2012 on Monday night in Miami.
New York (73-86) is completing its fourth straight fourth-place finish in the NL East while Miami (67-92) is capping its third consecutive...
Philadelphia Phillies (78-78) @ Miami Marlins (66-90)Pitching Matchups:Friday, 7:10- Cliff UnluckLee vs. Big and BuehrleSaturday, 7:10- Bad Version of Doc vs. Tabasco NolascoSunday, 1:10- OGP vs. Eovaldi the Classic ComposerWhat a craptacular season for both teams, more so the Marlins than the Phils. Ozzie Guillen is proving to be a horrible hire. Heath Bell is proving to be...
The Phillies playoff run is officially over after losing to the Marlins 2-1 last night. It was another “walk-off” loss for the Phillies their 12th this season, personifying the season. No hitting and poor relief pitching ,a formula in many of the Phillies losses and what needs to be addressed in the off-season.
We all new it was coming but I have to admit it still hurts. From...
It has more to do with the bad cold I've been fighting all week than the quality of baseball (I'll watch anyone play the sport, no matter how brutal) but I've shut every game off early this week with an idea how they'd all end. What can you say? They made it interesting but when they had a real chance to make it interesting, they fell short. The winter should...