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Game 72: Cardinals vs. Marlins Thread and Ichty

The Cardinals take on the Marlins in game one of the series

David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

Jose Urena returns to the mound to take on the St. Louis Cardinals lead by young flamethrower Carlos Martinez. The Marlins are looking to rebound after dropping a fathers' day rubber match against the Reds Sunday. Jose Urena takes the mound, looking to build on an impressive last few starts and has joined Justin Nicolino in the rotation of the future for the Marlins. Here's how tonight's lineups stack up.

Today's Lineups

Kolten Wong - 2B Dee Gordon - 2B
Randal Grichuk - LF J.T. Realmuto - C
Jhonny Peralta - SS Christian Yelich - LF
Mark Reynolds - 3B Giancarlo Stanton - RF
Jason Heyward - RF Derek Dietrich - 3B
Yadier Molina - C Marcell Ozuna - CF
Jon Jay - CF Justin Bour - 1B
Xavier Scruggs - 1B Adeiny Hechavarria - SS
Carlos Martinez - RHP Jose Urena - RHP

For the Cardinals, Kolten Wong leads off, Randal Grichick follows with Jhonny Peralta and Mark Reynolds bats cleanup. Dee Gordon leads things off for the Marlins, followed by J.T. Realmuto and Christian Yelich and "Big G" Giancarlo Stanton bats cleanup for the Fish.

Game Notes

The Marlins look to take the first of a three game set against the Cardinals

Tonight's game will be televised on Fox Sports 1

Bold Prediction: Marlins win 3-2