Welcome to Sunday’s Marlins (17-22, +16 RD) vs. Braves (19-21, -10 RD) game thread. For what feels like the hundredth time in his career, Sandy Alcantara takes the mound tasked with preventing the Fish from getting swept in a series. Both teams are wearing camouflage hats in honor of Armed Forces Day.
JJ Bleday (AAA) 1. Eury Pérez (Previously #3) Eury Pérez throughout the 2021 MiLB season established himself as the top pitching prospect in the Marlins minor league season. Eury was so good that he earned himself a call up to AA Pensacola entering his age-19 campaign. Pérez did struggle in his first two games of action, but managed to adjust quickly and has dominated lately (average 8.5 K’s over his last four starts). Eury has made the easy jump to the number one spot and should be considered untouchable by the Marlins organization.
Matt Olson’s hot start has come to a screeching halt and it doesn’t seem that he will find his bat anytime soon. It could be time to find someone else to fit in to that No. 2 spot in the lineup.
MIAMI (AP) — William Contreras homered twice, Ronald Acuña Jr. extended his two-season on-base streak to 28 games and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 Saturday night. Acuña singled, walked twice, stole a base and scored a run. His string began last summer and was interrupted...
MIAMI (AP) — Sandy Alcantara pitched a six-hitter and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Sunday. The 26-year-old-Alcantara (4-2) limited the Braves to three unearned runs and six hits. He walked two and struck out seven for his fourth career complete game. “I’m excited every time...
The Atlanta Braves will meet with the Miami Marlins in MLB action in loanDepot park, FL, on Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 1:40 PM ET. In this game, Ian Anderson will make his eighth appearance of the season. Anderson pitched well in his previous start, allowing only one run in six innings against a strong Brewers lineup, but he didn’t get much support and fell to 3-2. The young right-hander is enjoying an outstanding season, with a 3.75 ERA and 1.33 WHIP in 36 innings pitched.
The Atlanta Braves are starting to receive the offensive performance they expected from Marcell Ozuna, who will take a three-game
The Braves and Marlins, NL East rivals, will finish their second series of the season on Sunday. Atlanta has had issues this season with consistency and extending good play over several days. This game is a coin toss, which makes this division matchup even tougher to pick. Let’s dive into the odds and the matchup for this game and see where the value is.
The comment caught Mel Stottlemyre Jr. off guard.
Jeremy Davis finished in a three-way for the top score among all B Division players with a series of 134 during Week 3 play in the Deep River Horseshoe League. (File photo by Kelley Fryer/The Courier) The Reds handed the Marlins their first loss of the season by claiming a...
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Miami, Florida –Miami’s ace Sandy Alcantara weaved one of his best starts in 2022 seeing today’s game to the very end as the Marlins held off the Braves 4-3. Atlanta rallied late but The Sandman shut the door to preserve the 115 pitch effort in front of a crowd of 17,908 on Military Appreciation Day. Alcantara allowed three runs, all unearned, and struck out seven earning his fourth win of the season.
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Sandy Alcantara pitched a complete game for the fourth time in his career as the Marlins beat the Braves 4-3 Sunday in Miami. The Marlins avoided the sweep as Alcantara won his fourth game of the season. Ronald Acuna Jr. had two hits for the Braves and has now reached...