The Miami Marlins started their three-game series versus San Francisco Giants with a bang. The Fish defeated the San Francisco Giants in an 11-3 rout. Miami had a terrific night at the dish as they homered three times against the Giants pitching staff. Starting pitcher Trevor Richards was outstanding after giving up a solo home run with the first pitch of the game. Rookie outfielder Harold Ramirez continues to impress with another great offensive performance.
San Francisco Giants
It was an ugly series opener for the San Francisco Giants getting blown out by the Miami Marlins. Right-handed pitcher Jeff Samardzija got the start and loss for the San Francisco Giants. Samardzija threw four innings allowing eight hits, five runs, one walk and four strikeouts. Reliever Nick Vincent had a rough outing as he pitched one inning allowing two hits, three runs and a walk. At the plate, the San Francisco Giants had a horrible night offensively as they only scored one run on three hits. Second baseman Joe Panik went 2-4 with a leadoff home run in the top of the first inning. Brandon Crawford went 2-4 with a RBI single. Stephen Vogt went 1-1 with a pinch hit infield single and Brandon Belt went 1-4 with double.
Flip the M! The Miami Marlins had an offensive explosion Tuesday night versus the San Francisco Giants. Right-handed pitcher Trevor Richards got the start and win for the Miami Marlins. Richards threw seven innings allowing two hits, one run, one walk and five strikeouts. Elieser Hernandez made his 2019 season debut in relief as he pitched two innings allowing three hits and two runs. The Miami Marlins’ lineup had an awesome night as they scored eleven runs on fourteen hits. Harold Ramirez went 3-4 with three singles and a RBI. Starlin Castro went 2-5 with two-run triple. Jorge Alfaro and Garrett Cooper both went 2-4 with a three-run home runs. Rosell Herrera also hit his first home run of the season as a pinch hitter.
The Miami Marlins will be back on the diamond Wednesday night to take on the San Francisco Giants. Right-handed pitcher Pablo Lopez will be on the mound for the Miami Marlins. Left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner will get the start for the San Francisco Giants. You can watch this game at 7:10 pm EST on Fox Sports Florida.