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Miami Marlins vs. Boston Red Sox: Game 84 Thread and Ichthyomancy

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Miami heads to Boston for a brief two game interleague matchup.

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

After dropping two of three to the Cubs over the weekend, the Marlins head to Boston for a quick two game interleague series. Dan Haren will oppose Wade Miley on the mound in game one.

Pitching Matchup

PROJ ERA FIP ERA MARLINS RED SOX ERA FIP PROJ ERA
4.35 4.28 3.45 Haren Miley 4.53 4.10 4.06

Haren is 2-7 with a 3.41 career ERA against the Red Sox. In his last start against the Giants, Haren allowed four runs (three earned) while not issuing a walk over 5.2 innings.

Miley is 2-2 with a 0.99 ERA in four career starts against the Marlins. He allowed four runs over five innings in his last start against the Blue Jays.

Today's Lineups

MIAMI MARLINS BOSTON RED SOX
Dee Gordon - 2B Mookie Betts - CF
Christian Yelich - CF Brock Holt - 2B
Adeiny Hechavarria - SS Xander Bogaerts - SS
Mike Morse - LF David Ortiz - DH
Justin Bour - DH Hanley Ramirez - LF
Jeff Baker - 1B Pablo Sandoval - 3B
J.T. Realmuto - C Shane Victorino - RF
Cole Gillespie - RF Travis Shaw - 1B
Miguel Rojas - 3B Ryan Hanigan - C
Dan Haren - RHP Wade Miley - LHP

Michael Morse gets the start in right field with Justin Bour serving as Miami's designated hitter. Jeff Baker starts at first base, Cole Gillespie gets the nod in right field, and Miguel Rojas gets a spot start at third base.

Notes

-Can the Marlins support Haren? Haren has pitched well of late.

-Jordany Valdespin had his contract selected with Marcell Ozuna being optioned to Triple-A on Sunday.

Bold Prediction: Marlins top Red Sox 2-1