The Arizona Diamondbacks brushed aside the remnants of the Miami Marlins’ season Thursday afternoon in Miami, sweeping the Fish in four games 7-6.
- Dan Jennings now sits in sole possession of worst start by a manager in franchise history.
- Ichiro was out of the lineup for a second consecutive day; he’s missed two games all year.
- Miami’s 12 hits today were four six shy of their total for the previous four games.
- Steve Cishek was brought in with two men on in the 6th- both runners scored.
- After that, he pitched a scoreless 7th.
- Course after that, Miami went hitless in their final three frames.
- Dee Gordon went hitless again, dropping to .386 in average; still leads the league.
- Giancarlo Stanton maintained his MLB RBI title, leading Bryce Harper by one.
- Mat Latos set a season high with seven strikeouts; he also finished one short of his high for hits allowed (7/8).