Brad Hand threw 7 1/3 scoreless innings as the Marlins were able to win their second straight game tonight against the Astros.
The Marlins were able to score the go-ahead run against Craig Kimbrel in the ninth inning of what was a 2-2 tie game at the time.
The Tigers have agreed to acquire reliever Joakim Soria from the Rangers in exchange for right-handed pitching prospects Jake Thompson and Corey Knebel.
The Marlins win streak ended at three games tonight as they ran into Ervin Santana who allowed just one run over 7 1/3 innings with 10 strikeouts.
The Marlins were able to win their third consecutive games last night behind an early 6-0 lead over Mike Minor and the Braves.
Garrett Jones delivered a go-ahead two-run single in the tenth inning of tonight's game to give the Marlins a 3-1 win over the Braves in ten innings.
Casey McGehee hits a two-run home run in the first inning off of Tim Lincecum, just his second of the season, in a 3-2 win over the Giants.
The Marlins have recalled starter Anthony DeSclafani from Triple-A New Orleans and optioned Ed Lucas down in a corresponding move.
Henderson Alvarez had to leave this game early after being struck by a line drive but the Marlins offense struggled again in a 5-3 loss to the Giants.
Nathan Eovaldi was hammered in his first start of the second half Friday night as he allowed eight earned runs over four innings.