Miami Marlins

2nd NL East | 41-36
  • Batting Avg
    5th
    .269 AVG
  • Runs
    20th
    323 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    8th
    3.92 ERA
  • Home Runs Allowed
    3rd
    67 HR
  • HardballTalk

    What’s on Tap: Previewing Tuesday’s action

    Getcha popcorn ready. Nationals pitching prospect Lucas Giolito will make his major league debut on Tuesday night at home against the Mets in a 7:05 PM EDT start, opposing Matt Harvey. Giolito, the consensus #1 prospect in baseball, has spent the season with Double-A Harrisburg. The 21-year-old is 5-3 with a 3.17 ERA and a 72/34 K/BB ratio in 71 innings spanning 14 starts. It’s his fifth season in professional baseball after the Nationals selected him in the first round, 16th overall, in the 2012 draft. What can you expect to see from Giolito? He throws a fastball that sits in the mid- to high-90’s, occasionally touching 100 MPH. He complements that with a 12-to-6 curve and a change-up. The change-up

  • ABC News3 hours ago

    Tigers Homer 3 Times in 7-Run 5th, Beat Marlins 7-5

    With two on and two out in the third inning, Miguel Cabrera struck out swinging at a pitch that was low and inside, and the slugger was so off balance he ended up on one knee. He made up for that missed opportunity his next time up. Cabrera's three-run homer highlighted Detroit's seven-run fifth inning, and the Tigers beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 on Tuesday night. Jose Iglesias and Nick Castellanos also homered during Detroit's big inning, which came after Adam Conley had been dominant through four. Cabrera's 17th homer came on a full-count pitch after he struck out twice earlier in the game. "He kind of went into battle mode with two strikes," Detroit manager Brad Ausmus said. "And then (Conley)