Welcome to Wednesday’s Marlins (29-38,+3 RD) vs. Cardinals (34-33, -28 RD) game thread.
Picks are only valid if submitted to us prior to first pitch.
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Point totals have just been reset for June, so everybody is on equal footing. Now’s the perfect time to give it a try if you aren’t already a Fish Picks regular.
What if I told you back in March Jesse Winker would have more Home Runs than an entire Marlins starting lineup on June 16th ? I'll see myself out.— Craig Mish (@CraigMish) June 16, 2021
- SS Jazz Chisholm Jr.
- 2B Jon Berti
- RF Jesús Sánchez
- C Jorge Alfaro
- 1B Lewin Díaz
- LF Lewis Brinson
- CF Magneuris Sierra
- 3B Deven Marrero
- RHP Sandy Alcantara (2021 season stats: 3.39 ERA, 3.45 FIP, 23.4 K%, 38.7 HardHit% in 85.0 IP)
Notes: Miami’s two best hitters, Starling Marte and Jesús Aguilar, are both getting a breather. They’ll certainly be available to pinch-hit in the later innings if necessary...Our friends at FOCO released a new “Sandman” bobblehead yesterday. Supplies are limited...The well-rested pitchers available out of the Marlins bullpen (haven’t pitched in at least two days) are Anthony Bass, Adam Cimber, John Curtiss, Ross Detwiler, Dylan Floro, Luís Madero and Zach Pop.
- CF Dylan Carlson
- 1B Paul Goldschmidt
- LF Tyler O’Neill
- 3B Matt Carpenter
- C Yadier Molina
- 2B Edmundo Sosa
- SS Paul DeJong
- RF Jose Rondón
- RHP Johan Oviedo (2021 season stats: 5.72 ERA, 5.80 FIP, 19.5 K%, 33.7 HardHit% in 28.1 IP)
How to watch/listen/follow
First pitch is scheduled for 1:15 p.m. ET. Watch on Bally Sports Florida or listen to the radio broadcast on 940 WINZ.
I will handle the game recap article.
All four Marlins full-season minor league affiliates are also in action. Follow @FishProspects for notes and highlights.
Please submit your picks for the following props. The contest locks at first pitch.
- Who gets more total bases? (Jazz Chisholm Jr./Nolan Arenado)
- Over/Under 99.3 miles per hour for Sandy Alcantara’s fastest pitch? (Over/Under)
- Will the Marlins turn any double plays? (Yes/No)
- Will the Marlins steal any bases? (Yes/No)
- Who wins? (Marlins/Cardinals)