The Miami Marlins have one of the hottest teams in baseball this month as they won again Monday night. The Fish scored three in the top of ninth to comeback and defeat the San Francisco Giants 5-4. It was a solid offensive performance for the Marlins and had some help from their bullpen. Hunter Strickland continues to have issues in the ninth inning for the Giants as that’s his fourth blown save this season. Rookie center fielder Lewis Brinson continues to have a great June as he’s batting over .300 this month.
San Francisco Giants
It was a tough night for the San Francisco Giants as they blew a two-run lead and loss to the Marlins. Left-handed pitcher Andrew Suarez got the start for the San Francisco Giants. Suarez threw 6.1 innings allowing five hits, two runs, one walk and seven strikeouts. Hunter Strickland got the loss for the Giants as he pitched 0.1 of an inning allowing three hits, three runs and two walks. It was a solid night for the Giants at the plate as they score four runs on six hits. Buster Posey hit well as he went 2-4 with a double. Pablo Sandoval went 1-4 with a two-run home run and Mac Williamson went 1-3 with a RBI and walk.
It was an exciting win for the Miami Marlins as they continue to score runs when it matters most. Left-handed pitcher Caleb Smith got the start for the Miami Marlins. Smith threw four innings allowing six hits, four runs, two walks and four strikeouts. Tayron Guerrero got his first win of the season and Kyle Barraclough earned his sixth save of the season. At the plate, the Fish were very productive in the bottom of the order providing most of their hits. Miguel Rojas had a good game as he went 2-4 with three RBIs. Lewis Brinson stays hot as he went 2-3 with a double and walk. Yadiel Rivera went 2-2 with two singles and J.T. Realmuto went 1-4 with a RBI double.
The Miami Marlins have played well against the Giants and will look to stay hot on Tuesday night. Right-handed pitcher Dan Straily will get the start for the Miami Marlins. Rookie right-handed pitcher Dereck Rodriguez will be on the mound for the San Francisco Giants. You can watch this game at 10:15 pm EST on Fox Sports Florida.