I don’t like to look so far ahead,” Rojas said, “but at the end of the day, you have to look out for your future and if you really mean something you’ve gotta make sure that you, that you follow through on whatever you’re saying. If you’re saying that you believe in this and you want to be here, then yeah, of course I want to be thinking about my future in Miami. He’s one step closer to guaranteeing that he will be back for at least one more year.
Posted: September 16, 2021, 4:01 pm
With their 8-6 victory over the Washington Nationals Wednesday, the Miami Marlins improved their record to 62-84 in a season that started with a slew of reasons to be excited. For one, the team entered 2021 hot-off their first postseason berth in 17 years, ultimately losing to the Atlanta Braves in the NLDS. Manager Don Mattingly guided a covid-stricken ship to a 31-29 record en-route to garnering NL Manager of the Year honors.
Posted: September 16, 2021, 1:00 pm
The Associated Press Jesus Sanchez’s second two-run homer of the day capped a four-run ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins rallied past the Washington Nationals 8-6 on Wednesday. After an RBI single by Miguel Rojas and fielder’s-choice groundout by Lewin Diaz tied the score, Sanchez hit the first pitch he saw from Kyle Finnegan (5-7) to left center for his 12th homer of the season. Sanchez also hit a two-run homer in the sixth for Miami’s first runs.
Posted: September 16, 2021, 8:49 am
Miami Marlins (61-84, fourth in the NL East) vs. Washington Nationals (60-85, fifth in the NL East) Washington; Wednesday, 1:05 p.m. EDT PITCHING PROBABLES: Marlins: Trevor Rogers (7-7, 2.81 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 138 strikeouts) Nationals: Josh Rogers (1-0, 3.65 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 6 strikeouts) FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Nationals +105, Marlins -123; over/under is 8 1/2 runs BOTTOM LINE: The Miami Marlins travel to take on the Washington Nationals on Wednesday. The Nationals are 34-40 on their home turf.
Posted: September 15, 2021, 10:47 pm
Jesús Sánchez belts go-ahead homer in Marlins’ win
Posted: September 15, 2021, 10:18 pm
Matthew Pouliot wonders what’s in store for the Marlins this winter and has thoughts on Ketel Marte and Gleyber Torres returning to second base. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)
Posted: September 15, 2021, 4:55 pm
George Bissell discusses a brilliant performance from Freddy Peralta and more in Wednesday’s Daily Dose. (David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports)
Posted: September 15, 2021, 5:20 am
Ryan Zimmerman homered, Erick Fedde pitched five solid innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 8-2 on Tuesday night. One night after being no-hit for 6 2/3 innings, the Nationals scored early and pounded out 14 hits in winning for the second time in three games. Fedde (7-9) beat the Marlins for the second time in less than a month, allowing a run on three hits with eight strikeouts and no walks.
Posted: September 15, 2021, 2:36 am
Sandy Alcantara allowed one hit over eight sparkling innings and the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 3-0 on Monday night. With two outs in the seventh, Josh Bell lined a single off the base of the right-field fence to end Alcantara’s no-hit bid. “He was electric,” Marlins manager Don Mattingly said.
Posted: September 14, 2021, 2:05 am
Ryan Boyer highlights Jesus Sanchez, A.J. Alexy and others as he scours the waiver wire in search of category help. (Getty Images)
Posted: September 13, 2021, 4:20 pm
Bryan De La Cruz and Jesús Sánchez hit back-to-back home runs in the eighth inning against Richard Rodríguez, lifting the Miami Marlins to a 6-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. De La Cruz, who went 3 for 4, broke a 3-all tie by going deep with his fourth homer, a shot to left-center, before Sánchez went deep for the ninth time, a long drive to right, to make it 5-3. “It was a good feeling,” De La Cruz said through a translator.
Posted: September 12, 2021, 2:52 am
Trevor Rogers cruised through four innings on Friday. His fastball velocity was up. His changeup and the few sliders he threw were hitting their spots. He held an Atlanta Braves lineup to one hit in that span, a Freddie Freeman double after a 10-pitch battle in the first
Posted: September 11, 2021, 2:46 am
A questionable call against the Mets and a questionable call by the Mets cost them Wednesday’s game against the Marlins.
Posted: September 10, 2021, 2:24 pm
The Mets collapsed on both sides of the ball late and let the Marlins steal a 3-2 win over them to win the series.
Posted: September 10, 2021, 12:55 pm
Mets first baseman Pete Alonso tries to put his accomplishment of being the 2nd fastest player in Major League history to 100 home runs into perspective. Alonso: ‘Triple digits in my career, in such a short time, roughly two and a half years, is special, really special’.
Posted: September 8, 2021, 3:45 am