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Buehler strikes out 11 as Dodgers sweep Marlins, 9-0

Jul. 21, 2019 9:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The latest win for the major league-leading Los Angeles Dodgers was about as comfortable as they come. Walker Buehler struck out 11 over seven innings and Los Angeles hit a trio of home runs to complete a three-game sweep of the Miami Marlins with a 9-0 victory Sunday. On an afternoon...

Anderson's hit in 9th lifts Marlins past Padres 4-3

Jul. 18, 2019 5:12 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Marlins' homestand ended with a mob scene around Brian Anderson at second base that included punches on the arm, slaps on the back, hugs and high-fives. It's a wonder the Marlins remembered how to celebrate ninth-inning heroics, because they haven't had many. Anderson doubled home...

Culberson's 'clutch' throw saves Braves' 4-3 win over Miami

Jul. 7, 2019 6:33 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Charlie Culberson has only a lukewarm acceptance of his "Charlie Clutch" nickname. Culberson only made the moniker more difficult to shed with his game-saving throw to the plate in the ninth inning against Miami. Josh Donaldson capped his strong first-half finish by hitting a two-run homer...

McCann's bases-loaded single in 9th lifts Braves past Miami

Jul. 6, 2019 1:49 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Brian McCann was determined to take advantage of a long-awaited scoring chance. The Braves catcher needed only one swing. McCann hit a bases-loaded single with one out in the ninth inning to lift Atlanta to a 1-0 victory over the Miami Marlins on Friday night. The game, delayed 2 hours, 28...

Strasburg strikes out 14 as Nationals defeat Marlins 3-1

Jul. 3, 2019 10:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Once again, the Miami Marlins brought out the best in Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg. The right-hander struck out 14 in 7 1/3 shutout innings and extended his personal winning streak against Miami to 11 as the Nationals continued their midseason surge with a 3-1 victory on...

Turner drives in winning run, Nationals beat Marlins 3-2

Jul. 3, 2019 12:44 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Corbin wanted to pitch one day after the death of his close friend. In doing so he honored Tyler Skaggs and lifted his Washington Nationals teammates. Corbin pitched seven strong innings on an emotional night, Trea Turner doubled home the winning run in the ninth and the Nationals...

Marlins rally from 5-run deficit to beat Phillies, 9-6

Jun. 29, 2019 8:59 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — When asked why the formidable Philadelphia Phillies bring out the best in his last-place team, Miami Marlins shortstop Miguel Rojas had a colorful response. "I think it's the red, probably," Rojas said. "We're like bulls. We see red and we go hard." Rojas' answer was the second-best comeback...

Scherzer fans 10, wins 5th straight start, Nats beat Marlins

Jun. 26, 2019 12:14 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Max Scherzer had his worst outing of the season the last time he visited Marlins Park and vowed to do better in his next trip. He did. Scherzer struck out 10 in eight innings and won his fifth straight start, leading the Washington Nationals over the Miami Marlins 6-1 on Tuesday night. The...

Mikolas, Carpenter lead Cardinals to win over Marlins

Jun. 18, 2019 12:05 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mile Mikolas knew his luck would turn around. Dexter Fowler and Matt Carpenter homered to back a strong outing by Mikolas and lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 5-0 win over the Miami Marlins on Monday night. Mikolas (5-7) snapped a career-high losing streak of five straight decisions. He...

Pirates rally for 5-4 victory over Marlins

Jun. 16, 2019 6:57 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Josh Bell padded his NL-leading RBI total and helped the Pittsburgh Pirates to a series-clinching victory. Bell's go-ahead double in the seventh lifted the Pirates over the Miami Marlins 5-4 on Sunday. The Pirates rallied from a 4-2 deficit on Corey Dickerson's pinch-hit RBI double off Miami...