Washington Nationals drop third straight; second in a row to Miami Marlins, 5-3


Jackson Tetreault, 26, gave up 9 hits, a stroll, and 7 earned runs in 4 innings in his MLB debut, then allowed six hits and two walks in seven innings of labor in begin No. 2, with three unearned runs scoring in that outing, and the right-hander put all of it collectively the third day out, holding hitters to 4 hits, two walks, and one run in six robust during which he threw 99 pitches to 23 batters.

“He’s performed effectively,” supervisor Davey Martinez mentioned after begin No. 3 for the right-hander.

“We’ll return and take a look at some issues, speak to him tomorrow about some various things that we noticed, after which make a pair changes after which go from there.”

Begin No. 4 for Tetreault started with a leadoff stroll to Jon Berti, who stole second (his twenty fifth stolen base this season, the Nats have 30 as a group), and one out later, Jesús Aguilar hit a first-pitch fastball down and in out to left for a two-run shot and a 2-0 Marlins’ lead.

Tetreault labored round leadoff and one-out walks within the second, and his teammates tied it up at 2-2 within the backside of the inning, however Garrett Cooper doubled to begin the third, went to 3rd on groundout, and scored when the Nationals failed to show a 6-3 DP, with Luis García fielding a Jesus Aguilar grounder, stepping on second, and firing the throw to first effectively broad of the bag, 3-2 Fish.

Nick Fortes threw his bat at a 0-2 cutter exterior and lined it to the left-center hole, the place Victor Robles received a glove on it, however barely, triple, and a sacrifice fly to middle area, off of Miguel Rojas’s bat, put the Marlins up by two, 4-2. Bryan De La Cruz singled, and Jon Berti received on when Luis García threw one away on a grounder to brief within the subsequent at-bat, then a stroll to Garrett Cooper loaded the bases for Jesús Aguilar, who despatched a grounder to 3rd to begin an inning-ending 5-3 DP.

Jackson Tetreault’s Line: 4.0 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 5 BB, 1 Ok, 1 HR, 84 P, 44 S, 6/3 GO/FO.

Castano’s Flip:

Daniel Castano, 27, was acquired by Miami together with Sandy Alcantara, Zac Gallen, and Magneuris Sierra within the December 2017 commerce which despatched Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals. He debuted for the Marlins in 2020’s 60-game marketing campaign, and going into this afternoon’s outing, the left-hander had a 3.18 ERA, a 4.90 FIP, and a .258/.338/.485 line in opposition to in three begins and 17 IP since he moved into the Marlins’ rotation after he made three appearances out of the bullpen in April/Could.

Castano labored round a one-out stroll to Juan Soto, with a 5-4-3 DP within the subsequent AB, however two errors within the second put him in a jam, and recently-called-up catcher Tres Barrera made the Marlins pay for his or her errors, with a two-out single to left which drove each runners in and tied issues up at 2-2 within the backside of the inning.

Barrera took second on the throw dwelling on the play, and third on a wild pitch, however was left on.

Castano held the Nationals to the one run via 4, because the Marlins jumped out to a 4-2 lead, and he took the mound within the fifth at 62 pitches general, and a fast 18-pitch body, during which he labored round a two-out hit by Victor Robles, left him at 80 general, however his 82nd pitch of the sport, a 1-0 cutter to Juan Soto, went out to left area for Soto’s fifteenth of ‘22, and that was it for Miami’s starter, who received into the sixth, however didn’t document an out…

Daniel Castano’s Line: 5.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 3 Ks, 1 HR, 82 P, 51 S, 7/1 GO/FO.

Bullpen Motion:

Andres Machado got here on for the Nationals within the prime of the fifth, and retired the aspect so as on eight pitches, and he stranded two within the sixth, to maintain it a two-run sport, 4-2 Marlins.

Zach Pop took over for the Marlins within the sixth, with a 4-3 lead, and received three fast outs.

Reed Garrett gave up a leadoff double to proper area by Jesús Aguilar within the prime of the seventh, and one out later a wild pitch moved Aguilar as much as third, earlier than he scored on Avisaíl García’s RBI single to left area.

Luis García singled off righty Anthony Bass within the backside of the seventh, and pinch hitter Keibert Ruiz singled to middle area to place two on in entrance of one more pinch hitter, Yadiel Hernández, who Ok’d a excessive, 95 MPH 2-2 fastball. César Hernández stepped in subsequent, with two on and two out, and despatched a fly to proper area to finish the menace. Nonetheless 5-3 Fish.

Steve Cishek retired the Marlins so as within the prime of the eighth.

Marlins’ lefty Steven Okert got here on to face Juan Soto within the Nats’ half of the eighth, and the southpaw struck Soto out wanting on a 3-2 slider which was fairly clearly exterior.

Cishek got here again out for the highest of the ninth, and struck out two in a 1-2-3 body.

Tanner Scott received the ball with a two-run lead, and the lefty labored round a one-out hit by Lane Thomas for a scoreless body which ended the sport. Last Rating: 5-3 Marlins

Nationals now 29-51