After dropping a few games in a row, the Miami Marlins are back in the win column in dramatic fashion. The Fish defeated the New York Mets 4-3 with a pinch hit walk-off single by Bryan Holaday. It was a great win for the Marlins as they have a really good day at the plate with over ten hits on the night. The Fish did go to their bullpen early in the ballgame but they did a terrific job of keeping their team in the game.
New York Mets
It was a tough loss for the New York Mets as they lose to Miami with a walk-off hit in extras. Right-handed pitcher Corey Oswalt got the start for the New York Mets. Oswalt threw six innings allowing six hits, three runs, one walk and three strikeouts. Jacob Rhame got his second loss of the season allowing two hits and the game-winning run. At the plate, it wasn’t a great day for the Mets as they had six hits in the game. Wilmer Flores went 2-4 with two doubles. Michael Conforto went 1-2 with three base on balls. Todd Frazier went 1-4 with three RBIs and Amed Rosario went 1-5 with a double.
Flip the M! It was a great win for the Fish as they finally get their second win in the month of August. Right-handed pitcher Dan Straily got the start for the Miami Marlins. Straily threw 4.2 innings allowing four hits, three runs, four walks and five strikeouts. Javy Guerra earned his first win of the season as he pitched one inning not allowing a single base runner. The Marlins bullpen was terrific Saturday night as their lineup also had a good night. The Fish scored four runs on eleven hits against the New York Mets. Martin Prado went 2-4 with two RBIs. J.T. Realmuto went 1-4 with a RBI single and a walk. Derek Dietrich went 1-5 with a double and Bryan Holaday went 1-1 with the pinch hit walk-off single in the bottom of the tenth.
The Miami Marlins will look to win their home weekend series against the New York Mets on Sunday. Left-handed pitcher Wei-Yin Chen will be on the mound for the Miami Marlins. Right-handed pitcher Noah Syndergaard will get the start for the New York Mets. You can watch this game on Sunday at 1 pm EST on Fox Sports Florida.