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Ryan Schimpf homered, Clayton Richard pitched seven innings and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Lineup: Marlins (67-61) vs. Padres (53-75)
- 1. Robert Andino, 2B (R)
- 2. Martin Prado, 3B (R)
- 3. Christian Yelich, LF (L)
- 4. Marcell Ozuna, CF (R)
- 5. Jeff Francoeur, RF (R)
- 6. Chris Johnson, 1B (R)
- 7. Jeff Mathis, C (R)
- 8. Adieiny Hechavarria, SS (R)
- 9. Jose Urena, RHP Daily lineups
How does Fernandez rank in pitching tools?
Jose Fernandez ranks first in the NL in strikeout rate and second in strikeouts due to his two similar breaking balls, but is that good enough for No. 1 on our list? Keith Law breaks it down. Ranking pitching tools (Insider)
Chris Johnson's run-scoring ground-rule double with two outs in the bottom of the ninth gave the Miami Marlins a 7-6 win over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.
Alcides Escobar homered and drove in two runs to lead the surging Kansas City Royals past the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Thursday night.
How do Marlins rank in intangibles?
Spoiler alert: Giancarlo Stanton ranks pretty high when it comes to power. But where is Dee Gordon slotted in terms of speed? Dan Szymborski breaks it down. Ranking "intangible" tools (Insider)
Fernandez is finally back on track
Dominating the Royals on Wednesday was much-needed for Jose Fernandez, who entered the game with a 4.60 ERA over his previous eight starts. He also broke the franchise record for K's in a season. What we learned Wednesday
Marly Rivera ESPN Writer
Marlins Park will host First-Round games during the 2017 World Baseball Classic
Jose Fernandez does it all for Marlins
Fernandez went 2-for-2 and scored a run while also tossing seven shutout innings on Wednesday. It was the second time that Fernandez has had two hits and a run on offense while not allowing a run on the mound; he also did that against the Mets on June 1, 2013. The only other Marlins pitcher with more than one such game is Dontrelle Willis, the Elias Sports Bureau reports.
Fernandez's numbers at home are historic
Jose Fernandez's 1.57 ERA through 40 starts at Marlins Park is the lowest in MLB history for a starter at his home field.
The Marlins snapped the Royals' nine-game win streak thanks to a great start by Jose Fernandez. We look at his historical dominance at home.
Jose Fernandez pitched seven innings and appeared to avoid a serious injury when he tweaked his right leg on his final pitch Wednesday night, helping the Miami Marlins beat Kansas City 3-0.
Jeff Francoeur has been dealt by the Braves to the Marlins in a three-way trade with the Rangers that includes two minor leaguers and cash.
Ichiro excelled on a struggling squad
In 2004, Ichiro set the MLB record with 262 hits in a single season, led the majors with a .372 average and won his fourth straight Gold Glove. Meanwhile, the M's finished last in the AL West and had the third-worst record in the majors. Great players on bad teams
Yordano Ventura escaped two threats while pitching six innings, and the Kansas City Royals extended their winning streak to nine games by beating the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Tuesday night.
The Miami Marlins have placed infielder Derek Dietrich on the 15-day disabled list and claimed outfielder Oswaldo Arcia off waivers.
Christian Yelich on bench for Team USA?
Yelich makes the cut, but Giancarlo Stanton is nowhere to be found on David Schoenfield's ideal roster. That's because it's safe to assume that Yelich is the better bet to stay healthy over the next four years. 2020 U.S. Olympic dream team
Is Stanton baseball's best power hitter?
Some would say Giancarlo Stanton settled that debate with his performance in the Home Run Derby this year. But, for good measure, Keith Law offers his opinion. Best hitting/speed tools in MLB (Insider)
For teams with even a glimmer of hope of reaching the playoffs, here are the pivotal injuries worth watching between now and Game No. 162.
Marlins hold steady in Power Rankings
The Marlins swept the Pirates over the weekend, but it wasn't enough for them to leapfrog Pittsburgh in our rankings. Miami missed out on Carlos Gomez, but several other potential outfield options are still out there. Week 20 Power Rankings
Yelich feels at home in Pittsburgh
With a solo shot on Sunday, Christian Yelich has hit five home runs in just 47 career at-bats at PNC Park, the Elias Sports Bureau notes. Yelich is averaging one home run every 56.6 at-bats in all other ballparks in his career.
Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill expressed confidence that Giancarlo Stanton will return before the postseason.
Christian Yelich homered in the first inning, Miami added a pair of unearned runs and the Marlins rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep.
On Base Percentage.3288th
Earned Run Average3.918th
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