The Miami Marlins are one of the hottest teams in baseball as they just secured another win. The Fish defeated the San Francisco Giants in a 4-2 game that went down to the wire. Miami has extended their winning streak to three games and have clinched the series win versus the San Francisco Giants. Since May 16, the Miami Marlins own the best record in the National League. Jorge Alfaro had one of his best games of his career as he had his first four hit game of his career. Sergio Romo also shut the door against his former team.
San Francisco Giants
The San Francisco Giants continue to struggle as they extended their losing streak to seven games. Left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner got the start and loss for the San Francisco Giants. Bumgarner threw six innings allowing six hits, two runs, one walk and four strikeouts. Mark Melancon and Sam Dyson both allowed a run in their one inning of work against Miami. At the plate, the San Francisco Giants offense didn’t have a big night as they scored two runs on six hits. Brandon Crawford went 1-3 with a base knock and walk. Brandon Belt went 1-4 with a solo home run and two RBIs. Buster Posey and Steven Duggar both went 1-4 with doubles.
Flip the M! The Miami Marlins continue their winning ways with a close win to clinch the series win. Right-handed pitcher Pablo Lopez got the start for the Miami Marlins. Lopez threw six innings allowing four hits, one run, one walk and five strikeouts. Nick Anderson picked up his second win of the season as Sergio Romo earned his eleventh save on the year. The Marlins lineup continue to stay hot at the dish with double digit hits. Marlins catcher Jorge Alfaro went 4-4 with a double. Neil Walker went 1-1 with a pinch hit RBI double down the right field line. Starlin Castro went 1-3 with a triple and Miguel Rojas went 1-3 with a base on ball.
The Miami Marlins will look to complete the sweep against the San Francisco Giants Thursday afternoon. Right-handed pitcher Sandy Alcantara will be on the mound for the Miami Marlins. Right-handed pitcher Tyler Beede will get the start for the San Francisco Giants. You can watch this game at 1:10 pm EST on Fox Sports Florida.