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Soto takes over NL batting lead, Nationals beat Marlins 7-5

Sep. 23, 2021 00:26 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Juan Soto took over the NL batting lead, getting three hits and three RBIs to help the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 Wednesday night. Soto singled, doubled and hit his 27th homer, raising his average to .321 and passing former teammate...

Díaz homer in 10th lifts Marlins 6-5, denies Pirates sweep

Sep. 19, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Lewin Díaz led off the bottom of the 10th with a two-run homer off Chad Kuhl, and the Miami Marlins beat Pittsburgh 6-5 Sunday to deny the Pirates what would have been their first series sweep this season. Díaz’s drive off Kuhl (5-7) bounced off the...

Pirates beat Marlins 6-3, 1 win from 1st sweep of season

Sep. 18, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Ke’Bryan Hayes doubled twice and survived a ninth-inning tumble on the pitcher’s mound in the game’s second failed attempt to catch a poup, helping the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 6-3 Saturday night and move within a win of their first series sweep this...

Zimmerman, Fedde power Nationals to 8-2 victory over Marlins

Sep. 14, 2021 23:36 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ryan Zimmerman homered, Erick Fedde pitched five solid innings and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 8-2 on Tuesday night. One night after being no-hit for 6 2/3 innings, the Nationals scored early and pounded out 14 hits in winning for...

Alcantara takes no-hitter into 7th, Marlins blank Nats 3-0

Sep. 13, 2021 23:37 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sandy Alcantara allowed one hit over eight sparkling innings and the Miami Marlins beat the Washington Nationals 3-0 on Monday night. With two outs in the seventh, Josh Bell lined a single off the base of the right-field fence to end Alcantara's no-hit...

Albies, Freeman go deep in 7th, Braves win series over Miami

Sep. 12, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Ozzie Albies and Freddie Freeman each hit a solo homer off Anthony Bass in the seventh inning, Eddie Rosario went deep off Edward Cabrera in the fourth, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 5-3 on Sunday. The division-leading Braves, going for...

De La Cruz lifts Marlins over Mets 2-1 in 10 innings

Sep. 08, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Bryan De La Cruz had three hits, including a game-winning single off the center-field fence in the bottom of the 10th inning that gave the Miami Marlins a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night. Miami starter Sandy Alcantara struck out a...

Alonso homers twice, including 100th, as Mets top Marlins

Sep. 08, 2021 00:25 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Pete Alonso hit two home runs, including the 100th of his career, and the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 9-4 on Tuesday night to give Carlos Carrasco his first win with the team. Alonso launched a two-run homer in the first inning for No. 100 and...

Embattled Mets edge Marlins 4-3 for 5th straight victory

Sep. 02, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A turbulent homestand ended on a positive note for the embattled New York Mets. Pinch-hitter Dominic Smith broke a seventh-inning tie with an RBI single and New York beat the Miami Marlins 4-3 on Thursday night for its fifth straight victory. ...

Bang, bang! Pair of 1st-pitch HRs for 1st time in decades

Sep. 02, 2021 21:45 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Miami Marlins leadoff batter Miguel Rojas and New York Mets counterpart Jonathan Villar each homered on the first pitch they saw Thursday night, the first time that's happened in a major league game since at least 1985, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. ...