McBroom doubles twice, Royals beat Marlins, 7-2
Adalberto Mondesi #27 of the Kansas City Royals steals second base in the third inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on September 7, 2019 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images)Ryan McBroom doubled twice and had three RBI to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Miami Marlins 7-2 on Saturday night. Dozier's single with the bases loaded off Stanek put the Royals ahead 2-1 and Alex Gordon's bases loaded increased Kansas City's advantage. Harold Ramirez's one-out single off Royals reliever Jacob Barnes in the eighth got Miami to within 6-2. Smith pitched six shutout innings, allowed four hits, struck out eight and walked two.
Starlin Castro helps Marlins rally past Phillies
Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty ImagesMIAMI - Starlin Castro's two-run double in the sixth inning capped a comeback by the Miami Marlins, who rallied against Aaron Nola to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 3-2 Sunday. The last-place Marlins improved to 9-7 against the Phillies with three games yet to play in late September. Nola (12-4) faced the minimum until the sixth, when he allowed four consecutive batters to reach as the Marlins erased a 2-0 deficit. ROSTER MOVESBefore the game, Miami recalled RHP Kyle Keller from Triple-A New Orleans and optioned RHP Tyler Kinley to New Orleans. Marlins RHP Pablo Lopez (5-5, 4.23) is scheduled to come off the injured list to pitch Monday night against Cincinnati.
Acua delivers winning single, Braves beat Marlins again
Sandy Alcantara #22 of the Miami Marlins pitches in the third inning against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on August 22, 2019. (Photo by Logan Riely/Getty Images)ATLANTA - Ronald Acua Jr. hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning and the Atlanta Braves won their fifth straight game, finishing off the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Thursday night. Adeiny Hechavarra opened the Atlanta ninth with a double and later scored on Acua's single off Ryne Stanek (0-3). Braves starter Mike Soroka hasn't won a decision in seven straight starts. Marlins starter Sandy Alcantara gave up Hechavarra's RBI single in the second, and allowed three hits overall in seven innings.
Marlins trade Trevor Richards, Nick Anderson to Tampa
The Marlins traded Trevor Richards (L) and Nick Anderson to Tampa Bay in exchange for Ryne Stanek and Jesus SanchezMIAMI - The Miami Marlins were busy wheeling and dealing up until the last momen of the MLB trade deadline Wednesday. According to a report, the Marlins sent pitchers Trevor Richards and Nick Anderson to Tampa Bay, in exchange for pitcher Ryne Stanek and outfielder Jesus Sanchez. Stanek is 0-2 for the Rays this season with a 3.40 ERA, working worked 55.2 innings with 61 strikeouts. Sanchez is currently playing in the minors where he played in 96 games with the Triple-A Durham Bulls. Associated Press The Marlins acquired pitcher Ryne Stanek from the RaysThe trade came just hours after the Marlins sent pitcher Zac Gallen to Arizona for shortstop Jazz Chisholm, the Diamondbacks' top prospect.