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W 4-3
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Marlins lean on Alcantara vs. Archer, Pirates

When Miami Marlins right-hander Sandy Alcantara faces the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, he hopes to continue a positive trend.

Entering Saturday, Marlins starting pitchers ranked fourth in the National League in batting average allowed (.239) and fifth in ERA (3.89). In addition, Marlins starters have allowed just four stolen bases all season, which ranks first in the majors.

Alcantara (3-6, 3.67 ERA) has been better at home (3.25 ERA) than on the road (4.26). In addition, Alcantara's ERA has improved every month this season, from 4.86 in March/April to 3.23 in May and 1.50 in two June starts.

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Leaders
AVG: M. Rojas.274
HR: J. Alfaro9
RBI: B. Anderson28
SB: M. Rojas5
W: P. López5
ERA: S. Alcantara3.67
Saves: S. Romo12
K: C. Smith82
General Batting (Rank)
AVG: .237 (24)
Runs: 236 (30)
Hits: 544 (25)
Home Runs: 50 (30)
Stolen Bases: 23 (25)
OBP: .297 (27)
SLG: .348 (30)
Total Bases: 798 (30)
General Pitching (Rank)
Earned Run Average: 4.37 (15)
Runs Allowed: 311 (10)
Saves: 14 (28)
Strikeouts: 578 (23)
OpBA: .245 (11)
OBP: .326 (18)
SLG: .413 (9)
Run Support: 3.50 (30)
Transactions
Date Player Transactions
6/14 M. Prado Placed on 10-Day IL (Strained right hamstring)
6/14 Y. Rivera Purchased From Minors
6/14 J. Ureña Transferred to 60-Day IL (Left lower back strain)
6/12 J. Ureña Placed on 10-Day IL (Left lower back strain)
6/12 J. Yamamoto Called Up from Minors
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Injuries
Date Player Status
6/14 M. Prado Strained right hamstring (on 10-day IL)
6/9 J. Ureña Left lower back strain (on 60-day IL)
6/7 C. Smith Left hip inflammation (on 10-day IL)
5/31 N. Walker Strained right quad (on 10-day IL)
5/22 C. Wallach Concussion (on 10-day IL)
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