After an eventful game Wednesday in Arizona, Miami will enter PETCO Park for the first of a four-game series against the Padres tonight. Tom Koehler (7-6) will oppose the Padres' starter Tyson Ross (6-7).
|PROJ ERA||FIP||ERA||MARLINS||PADRES||ERA||FIP||PROJ ERA|
Koehler is 1-0 with a 3.38 ERA in two career appearances against the Padres.
Ross, who is a candidate to be traded, is 1-1 with a 6.14 ERA over two appearances against the Marlins.
|MIAMI MARLINS||SAN DIEGO PADRES|
|Ichiro Suzuki - RF||Abraham Almonte - LF|
|Martin Prado - 2B||Yonder Alonso - 1B|
|Christian Yelich - LF||Matt Kemp - RF|
|Justin Bour - 1B||Jedd Gyorko - 2B|
|Casey McGehee - 3B||Yangervis Solarte - 3B|
|J.T. Realmuto - C||Will Venable - CF|
|Cole Gillespie - CF||Austin Hedges - C|
|Adeiny Hechavarria - SS||Alexi Amarista - SS|
|Tom Koehler - RHP||Tyson Ross - RHP|
Ichiro gets the start in the leadoff spot with Justin Bour in the lineup at first base. Cole Gillespie remains in center field against a struggling Padres day.
-Can Miami win another series? The club is coming off of a series victory over the Padres.
-How will Koehler pitch? He has thrived since being placed in the rotation again.