A day after the Marlins suffered a heartbreaking 4-3 loss to the Braves in ten inning, four pitchers combined to shutout Atlana 4-0 this afternoon.
The Marlins offense pounded eighteen hits and eleven runs off of the Braves pitching in an 11-3 victory in game one of the weekend series.
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.
Jarred Cosart's dominance since joining the Marlins continued last night in Turner field, as he threw seven shutout innings in the victory.
The Braves took the lead they needed to win tonight's game with a three-run seventh as they beat the Marlins 5-2 in the series opener.
A man was sentenced to 50 years in prison after invading Atlanta Braves hero Hank Aaron's home.
The Atlanta Braves has lost one of its own. Longtime Braves broadcaster Pete Van Wieren has passed away. He was 69 years old. Van Wieren called games for the team for 33 seasons splitting time between television and radio
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 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.