Patrick Sandoval was in to try to avoid the sweep today. Sorry folks. Through no fault of Sandoval, the Angels got swept today.
The Marlins went three up three down. Sandoval made a no look grab on a Jorge Soler grounder to enliven the proceedings.
Mickey Moniak: fly out to center. Mike Trout: fly out to right. Shohei Ohtani: struck out swinging.
Again, Miami went three up three down with a fly ball out to each of the Angels outfielders. Brandon Drury: walked. Jared Walsh: hit into a 4-3 double play. Gio Urshela: triple to right field. Matt Thaiss: walked. Taylor Ward: fly ball out to left field.
Jean Segura popped up a bunt and Patrick Sandoval made a great diving catch. Marlins catcher Nick Fortes homered to make it 1-0 Marlins. Garrett Hampson singled. Sandoval got the next two guys out to end the Marlins half of the third inning. Livan Soto: fly out to shortstop. Mickey Moniak: fly out to center. Mike Trout: struck out swinging.
Luis Arraez got a hit but the Marlins followed that up with a strikeout and a double play. Shohei Ohtani: singled to right. Brandon Drury: popped out to shallow right. Jared Walsh: struck out. Gio Urshela: lined out to left.
Nick Fortes hit a two out double to left. Garrett Hampson walked. Johnathan Davis singled to load them up with two outs. Jorge Soler grounded into a force out. Whew! Matt Thaiss: fly out to deep right field. Taylor Ward: walked. Livan Soto: walked. Mickey Moniak: grounded into a force out. Mike
Trout: fly ball out to left.
Luis Arraez and Garrett Cooper singled. Bryan De La Cruz hit into a double play. Sandoval issued an intentional walk and then Jean Segura got a base hit to score Luis Arraez. 2-0 Marlins. The Marlins did nothing further this inning. Shohei Ohtani: Strikeout. Brandon Drury: ground out to third. Jared Walsh: walked. Gio Urshela: walked. Matt Thaiss: strikeout to end the inning.
Patrick Sandoval kept the Angels in the game with a strong six innings.
Jacob Webb replaced Patrick Sandoval. The Marlins went three up three down. Taylor Ward: strikeout. Zach Neto: double to right field. Pinch Hitter Hunter Renfroe lined out to second. Mike Trout: intentional walk. Shohei Ohtani: strikeout to end the inning.
Jacob Webb hit Luis Arraez with a pitch. Three strikeouts later and the Angels came up. Brandon Drury: strikeout. Pinch Hitter Luis Rengifo: strikeout. Gio Urshela: grounded out to first.
Aaron Loup came in to pitch. Ugg! Jean Segura popped out to first. Nick Fortes singled on a liner to left. He stole second base. Garrett Hampson flied out but advanced the runner to third. Loup struck out Jonathan Davis to end the top of the ninth. Pinch hitter Chad Wallach got a base hit to left field. Taylor Ward hit into a double play. Zach Neto walked. Hunter Renfroe doubled. Mike Trout popped out to second to end the game. Marlins win 2-0.