Behind a three-run eighth inning, the Miami Marlins were able to win the series opener against the New York Mets on Labor Day by a final score of 9-6.
With the playoff races well underway as we near the end of the 2014 regular season, it is not too early to take a look at the favorites to win it all.
Here's a different list of the top ten starting pitchers in baseball today, as they are ranked by FIP rather than traditional statistics.
The Marlins dropped the finale in Atlanta tonight by a final of 1-0, with the only run coming on an Evan Gattis solo home run.
Adam Dunn has informed those throughout Major League Baseball that he will hang up his cleats following the end of the 2014 season.
The Milwakee Brewers have bolstered the back end of their bullpen, acquiring right-hander Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds.
The Oakland Athletics have bolstered their lineup by acquiring veteran slugger Adam Dunn from the White Sox for right-hander Nolan Sanburn.
The San Diego Padres, for the first time in the 2014 regular season, have won three straight extra innings game in walk off fashion.
The Rays will be recalling relievers Brandon Gomes and Steve Geltz as well as catcher Curt Casali tomorrow when rosters expand.
The Athletics, who are in need of a power hitting middle of the order bat, are reportedly pursuing Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn.