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Following strong start, Urena pitches finale
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Jose Urena has provided the Marlins with quality innings since being fully inserted into the starting rotation on May 7. He looks to keep it going in the series finale against the Braves at 1:35 p.m. ET on Sunday afternoon at SunTrust Park.

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Missteps push Marlins further away from .500
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A quick decision and an off-the-mark throw underlined a game of missed chances for the Marlins in their 8-7 loss in 10 innings to the Braves on Saturday at SunTrust Park.

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Moore homers, but bullpen loses late lead
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Brandon Phillips fueled a ninth-inning rally against A.J. Ramos, then induced further damage off the Marlins’ closer with a 10th-inning walk-off single that enabled the Braves to overcome a five-run fifth inning and claim a 8-7 win Saturday afternoon at SunTrust Park.

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Straily fans 8, Bour homers in victory
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Justin Bour returned from the disabled list in authoritative fashion and Dan Straily quieted a surging Braves offense as the Marlins soured Sean Newcomb’s second career start on the way to claiming a 5-0 win Friday night at SunTrust Park.

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Maddon asks Mattingly to coach in Miami ASG
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Cubs manager Joe Maddon, who will manage the National League team in the All-Star Game next month, met with Major League Baseball officials on Wednesday to discuss the event, and he said he’s invited Marlins skipper Don Mattingly to be on the coaching staff.

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Sims, brother of NFL TE, leads Draft Day 3
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If Demetrius Sims ever needs a reminder of what it takes to reach the next level in professional sports, all he has to do is phone home. Demetrius is the younger brother of NFL tight end Dion Sims, formerly of the Miami Dolphins.

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College pitchers dominate Marlins' 2017 Draft
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After selecting left-hander Trevor Rogers from Carlsbad (N.M.) High School with the 13th overall pick on Monday, it was unclear which direction the Marlins were headed in the 2017 MLB Draft. Would they go the prep route or target closer-to-big-league ready college players?

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Koehler activated from DL, sent to Minors
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The Marlins reinstated starting pitcher Tom Koehler from the 10-day DL on Wednesday and optioned him to Triple-A New Orleans.

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Ozuna drives in 3 to power Marlins past A's
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Marcell Ozuna is doing all he can to help his All-Star Game bid. The Marlins outfielder clubbed his 17th homer — and his second in as many days — and drove in three runs in Miami’s 11-6 win over the A’s on Wednesday afternoon at Marlins Park.

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Straily seeks first June win vs. Braves
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Sean Newcomb hopes to build off a stellar MLB debut against a potent Marlins lineup expecting the return of slugging first baseman Justin Bour, as the Braves take on the Fish for the first game of a three-game set Friday at 7:35 p.m. ET at SunTrust Park.

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Volquez out to extend amazing stretch vs. A's
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Daniel Gossett makes his Major League debut on Wednesday opposite veteran Edinson Volquez when Oakland wraps up a quick two-game series with Miami at Marlins Park.

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Ozuna, Stanton homer as Marlins 3-hit A's
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An off-day might’ve been all the Marlins needed after a tough series finale in Pittsburgh. Back home, Miami amassed 11 hits — two of which were homers by Marcell Ozuna and Giancarlo Stanton — and held Oakland to just three knocks in an 8-1 rout at Marlins Park on Tuesday night.

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