Hard-throwing right-hander Mike Foltynewicz elevated a 97.9 mph fastball to strike Giancarlo Stanton out in the fourth inning. In his next at-bat, the Miami slugger was ready for the high heat.
Mike Foltynewicz responded to Giancarlo Stanton’s MLB-leading 36th home run by throwing a career-high 11 strikeouts, as the Braves’ offense ignited for seven runs to beat the Marlins, 7-2, on Saturday at SunTrust Park.
In his illustrious career, Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki hadn’t had much success off Braves right-hander Jim Johnson. The 43-year-old was just 2-for-11 off the reliever, until Friday night.
Mike Foltynewicz returns home looking to rebound from a tough start as the Marlins face the Braves at 7:10 p.m. ET on Saturday at SunTrust Park. The Marlins will counter with Dan Straily.
Check SunTrust Park off the list for Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton.
Giancarlo Stanton added to his Major League-leading home run total by teeing off on a couple of R.A. Dickey knuckleballs, but Adam Conley’s successful run against Atlanta was halted by a Nick Markakis three-run shot that gave the Braves a 5-3 win over the Marlins on Friday night at SunTrust Park.
How will the Marlins approach the offseason and beyond? Joe Frisaro answers fans’ questions in the latest Inbox.
Christian Yelich on Wednesday night showed why he’s already been recognized with a National League Gold Glove Award and a Silver Slugger Award. The 25-year-old center fielder made a sparkling defensive play and then connected on a key two-run home run in the Marlins’ 7-0 win over the Nationals at Marlins Park.
The Marlins call on the hot hand of Adam Conley on Friday night, while the Braves hope to turn around their second half behind knuckleballer R.A. Dickey in the opener of a three-game set at SunTrust Park. The game will be broadcast live on the official MLB Facebook page, and includes an exclusive MLB.com pregame […]
There is growing optimism that Marlins left-hander Wei-Yin Chen will pitch before the end of the season. Exactly when is still up in the air, but the 32-year-old on Wednesday had a promising bullpen session, mixing in breaking pitches for the first time since landing on the disabled list May 5 with left forearm fatigue.
Vance Worley was in Nationals camp this spring on a Minor League invite. But after missing out on making it as a long reliever or spot starter, he signed with the Marlins. On Wednesday night at Marlins Park, Worley showed the Nats what he’s up to now, putting on his best performance of the year […]