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Who has the worst team in Miami? It's a close call

Sep. 18, 2019 2:38 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The Dolphins look like the worst team in the NFL, and might even be the worst team in Miami. On the other hand, a comparison with the Marlins is one matchup the Dolphins could win. Let's kick it off: AT THE TOP The Marlins are run by a University of Michigan fan who is finding it harder to win...

Beede, 2 relievers combine on 4-hitter, Giants top Marlins

Sep. 14, 2019 2:20 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As home run records keep falling in a changing game, the San Francisco Giants are still playing a more traditional brand of baseball. Tyler Beede allowed three hits in 6 1/3 innings, Buster Posey drove in the game's only run, and the Giants beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Friday night....

Lopez, Dozier lead Royals to 3-0 win over Marlins

Sep. 6, 2019 11:28 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jorge Lopez did a two-month stint in the bullpen, and now the right-hander is performing like the pitcher who earned a spot in the starting rotation at the beginning of the season. Lopez pitched six innings of four-hit ball and Hunter Dozier homered, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 3-0...

Gray pitches Reds past Marlins 6-3

Aug. 27, 2019 12:19 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Sonny Gray changed his clothes, and went right back to work. Gray pitched into the seventh inning, Freddy Galvis drove in four runs and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 6-3 on Monday night. Gray (10-6) walked five, but limited Miami to two runs and two hits. The right-hander improved...

Kershaw strikes out 10, shuts down Marlins in 9-1 win

Aug. 14, 2019 11:38 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — An additional day of rest helped Clayton Kershaw to one of his most dominant outings of the season. Kershaw struck out the first seven batters he faced and matched a season high with 10 strikeouts in seven shutout innings as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Miami Marlins 9-1 on Wednesday...

Marlins rally from 4-run deficit and beat Braves 7-6

Aug. 10, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins made sure their largest home crowd of the season didn't go home disappointed. Martin Prado hit a sacrifice fly that scored Harold Ramirez in the bottom of the 10th inning and Miami rallied for a 7-6 win over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night. Playing in front of 29,720,...

With pitching and power, Mets sweep Marlins, surge over .500

Aug. 6, 2019 1:54 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso turned on a fastball and raised his arms high in triumph, still holding his bat. Fans at Citi Field roared, just like they had moments earlier for J.D. Davis and Michael Conforto. The New York Mets hit three home runs in an inning for the first time exactly two years, riding a...

Verlander strikes out 13, Astros blank Indians 2-0

Jul. 31, 2019 12:19 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Justin Verlander struck out 13 to reach double figures for the third straight start and sixth time this season, leading the Houston Astros over the Cleveland Indians 2-0 on Tuesday night. Verlander (14-4) outpitched Shane Bieber and won his fourth consecutive start, tying Washington's...

Buxton, Odorizzi carry Twins to 2-1 win over Marlins

Jul. 31, 2019 12:08 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jake Odorizzi was far from superb against Miami, yet more than satisfied compared to his last outing. Odorizzi followed his worst big league start by pitching one-run ball into the sixth inning as the Minnesota Twins beat the Marlins 2-1 Tuesday night. "There is still plenty of room for...

Boston beats Tampa Bay 5-4, moves into 2nd place in AL East

Jul. 24, 2019 2:00 AM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Christian Vázquez hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Marcus Walden bailed Boston out of a bases-loaded jam in the ninth and the Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 on Tuesday night to move into second place in the AL East for the first time since the second...