Preview: Jordan Yamamoto makes 1st road start of career as Marlins remain in St. Louis
TV: FOX Sports Florida
TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 7:30 p.m.
Miami Marlins (25-45, fifth in the NL East) vs. St. Louis Cardinals (37-34, third in the NL Central)
Marlins: Jordan Yamamoto (1-0, .00 ERA, .71 WHIP, 5 strikeouts)
Cardinals: Jack Flaherty (4-3, 4.28 ERA, 1.22 WHIP, 81 strikeouts)
The Cardinals are 21-13 in home games. St. Louis is averaging 4.4 RBIs per game this season. Marcell Ozuna leads the team with 56 total runs batted in.
The Marlins are 12-20 in road games. Miami has hit 51 home runs this season, last in the majors. Jorge Alfaro leads the team with nine, averaging one every 21.4 at-bats.
Ozuna leads the Cardinals with 56 RBIs and is batting .263. Paul DeJong is 12-for-37 with a double, three home runs and five RBIs over the last 10 games for St. Louis.
LAST 10 GAMES
Cardinals: 6-4, .227 batting average, 4.24 ERA, outscored opponents by one run
Marlins: 2-8, .243 batting average, 4.50 ERA, outscored by 24 runs
Cardinals Injuries: Adam Wainwright: 10-day IL (hamstring), Mike Mayers: 60-day IL (shoulder), Ryan Helsley: 10-day IL (shoulder), Brett Cecil: 60-day IL (wrist/forearm), Jedd Gyorko: 10-day IL (back).
Marlins Injuries: Jose Urena: 60-day IL (back), Drew Steckenrider: 60-day IL (elbow), Caleb Smith: 10-day IL (hip), Riley Ferrell: 60-day IL (bicep), Julian Fernandez: 60-day IL (elbow), Peter O’Brien: 10-day IL (ribcage), Neil Walker: 10-day IL (quad), Martin Prado: 10-day IL (hamstring), Jon Berti: 10-day IL (oblique), Chad Wallach: 10-day IL (concussion).