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Miami Marlins links, 6/27/18: Fish beat themselves; Lopez earns promotion

Plus, all your Hump Day Marlins links, ya’ll.

MLB: Arizona Diamondbacks at Miami Marlins Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

Last night’s game:

Errors cost the Marlins in their 5-3 loss to the Diamondbacks, but ultimately, this sums it up:

There were a couple bright spots, however, as Elieser Hernandez struck out eight in just four innings of work and Brian Anderson kept streaking.

Roster shuffle:

Dan Straily’s suspension and Caleb Smith’s injury sparked a rotation shuffle, and a reinforcement is on the way:

Who’s hot:

Derek Dietrich is a better hitter, but is he trade bait?

Our sister site, MLB Daily Dish, wonders who else might go. Another of our sisters, Beyond the Box Score, declares recent reliever Adam Conley a stud. And a baby Fish made MLB’s prospect team of the week. Pretty soon he’ll have his own section in this piece:

Up next:

The third contest of the four-game series with the D-backs takes place at 7:10 PM tonight. Wei-Yin Chen (2-4) takes the mound facing fresh-off-the-DL Robbie Ray (2-0).