Miami is looking to take a game from the surging Dodgers in today's matchup. The Fish will turn to Tom Koehler (5-4), while Los Angeles has Clayton Kershaw (5-5) on the mound.
|PROJ ERA||FIP||ERA||MARLINS||DODGERS||ERA||FIP||PROJ ERA|
The Marlins have Tom Koehler starting today, and he is hoping to keep the powerful LA offense in check.
The Fish will have to face an ace in the Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, who has lost two of his last three starts.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS MIAMI MARLINS Joc Pederson - CF Dee Gordon - 2B Howie Kendrick - 2B Christian Yelich - LF Justin Turner - 3B Adeiny Hechavarria - SS Adrian Gonzalez - 1B Marcell Ozuna - CF Andre Ethier - RF Jeff Baker - 1B Yasmani Grandal - C J.T. Realmuto - C Enrique Hernandez - LF Ichiro Suzuki - RF Jimmy Rollins - SS Miguel Rojas - 3B Clayton Kershaw - LHP Tom Koehler - RHP
|LOS ANGELES DODGERS||MIAMI MARLINS|
|Joc Pederson - CF||Dee Gordon - 2B|
|Howie Kendrick - 2B||Christian Yelich - LF|
|Justin Turner - 3B||Adeiny Hechavarria - SS|
|Adrian Gonzalez - 1B||Marcell Ozuna - CF|
|Andre Ethier - RF||Jeff Baker - 1B|
|Yasmani Grandal - C||J.T. Realmuto - C|
|Enrique Hernandez - LF||Ichiro Suzuki - RF|
|Jimmy Rollins - SS||Miguel Rojas - 3B|
|Clayton Kershaw - LHP||Tom Koehler - RHP|
With the news breaking of Giancarlo Stanton's injury, Ichiro will take over right field duties for the time being.
-How can we manage without Stanton?
-Can we win without Giancarlo?
-I already miss Stanton :(
Bold Prediction: Kershaw comes through with a strong outing, Marlins can't keep up, lose 6-0.