The Miami Marlins finish their four-game series versus the Arizona Diamondbacks with a win. The Fish defeated the Diamondbacks in an 11-6 dominate victory. The Miami Marlins won the series as they beat Arizona three out of four games. Miguel Rojas continues to stay hot with his third game in a row with a home run. Brian Anderson also homered on the night as that was his 15th home run of the season. Starting pitcher Caleb Smith looked sharp after a rough third inning.
The Arizona Diamondbacks will leave Miami with another tough loss as they drop their third game to the Fish. Right-handed pitcher Merrill Kelly got the start and loss for the Arizona Diamondbacks. Kelly threw six innings allowing seven hits, seven runs, two walks and four strikeouts. Relief pitcher Derek Holland wasn’t any better as he pitched 0.1 of an inning allowing four hits, three runs and a walk. At the plate, the D-Backs had some offensive production but it wasn’t enough to knock off the Marlins. Ketel Marte had a nice night as he went 2-4 with a three-run home run to left field. Carson Kelly went 2-3 with a solo home run. Wilmer Flores and Tim Locastro both went 1-4 in the game with doubles.
Flip the M! The Miami Marlins are back in the win column for the third time this series. Left-handed pitcher Caleb Smith got the start and win for the Miami Marlins. Smith threw seven innings allowing four hits, four runs, one walk and nine strikeouts. Nick Anderson shut the door for Miami as he struck out Eduardo Escobar in five pitches to end the game. The Marlins offense had a great night as they scored eleven runs on ten hits. Brian Anderson went 2-5 with a solo home run to left field. Miguel Rojas went 1-4 with a two-run home run and walk. Harold Ramirez went 1-4 with two RBIs and Neil Walker went 1-2 with two walks and a double.
The Miami Marlins will plays hosts to the AL Central leading Minnesota Twins. Right-handed pitcher Zac Gallen will be on the mound for the Miami Marlins. Right-handed pitcher Jake Odorizzi will get the start for the Minnesota Twins. You can watch this game at 7:10 pm EST on Fox Sports Florida.