Last night’s game:
Certainly had their opportunities, but a few too many unforced mistakes. Marlins take the loss, 5-3.— Fish Stripes (@fishstripes) June 27, 2018
2018 season record: 32-48 pic.twitter.com/Qv06Cl0HIn
Dan Straily’s suspension and Caleb Smith’s injury sparked a rotation shuffle, and a reinforcement is on the way:
RHP Pablo López has a 1.44 ERA and 66 K in 62.1 IP this season between Double-A and Triple-A. He will become the 10th different Marlins starting pitcher in 2018, and the youngest of those 10.— Fish Stripes (@fishstripes) June 27, 2018
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:
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).