Last night’s game:
As always, Mattingly addressed the press afterward:
Manager Don Mattingly breaks down the performance of Pablo López and discusses the @Marlins not taking advantage of the opportunities that could have kept them in the game. #JuntosMiami #MLB pic.twitter.com/YdTelGDqpZ— FOX Sports Florida (@FOXSportsFL) July 11, 2018
The visiting Brewers are in on Derek Dietrich trade talks. And Lewis Brinson is still inactive, but Sandy Alcántara is working his way back.
Sandy Alcántara just started throwing program. Lewis Brinson still not cleared for baseball activities.— Fish Stripes (@fishstripes) July 11, 2018
Gotta wait 'til after the All-Star break to see them back with Marlins https://t.co/88Y5GxbfKX
J.T. Riddle has been on fire, but the next step in the process was at the game Monday night:
The "Rookie of the Year" remake is so good. pic.twitter.com/JcI7m926cj— Miami Marlins (@Marlins) July 10, 2018
WAR! What is it good for? Pretty much just for Brian Anderson’s ROY chances. That is the end of the list since J.T. Realmuto, second in MLB in WAR among position players, couldn’t even get voted to the All-Star game.
Fresh off his walk-off single, Bryan Holaday clues us in on what it’s like to be a backup catcher.
Intriguing rookie Freddy Peralta (4-1) takes the hill vs. Dan Straily (3-4) tonight at 7:10 PM.
With no cool game-preview graphic today, I leave you with a minor league update: