Miami Marlins: Grading the Fish in Atlanta

ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20: Miguel Rojas #19 of the Miami Marlins hits a two-run home run in the seventh inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on May 20, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)
ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20: Miguel Rojas #19 of the Miami Marlins hits a two-run home run in the seventh inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on May 20, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images) /
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MILWAUKEE, WI – SEPTEMBER 16: Derek Dietrich /

Derek Dietrich -.057

Derek Dietrich batted sixth in the first game of the series on Friday. He lined out with a runner on first for the first out of the second inning (-.035). He flew out to lead off the fifth (-.030), and struck out to lead off the seventh (-.016).

After taking Saturday off, Dietrich batted sixth again on Sunday. He struck out for the second out of the second (-.017). With runners on the corners and nobody out in the fourth, he drew a walk (+.032). Of course, he scored on Lewis Brinson’s grand slam. Dietrich singled to left with one out in the fifth (+.003), and later reached base on a fielders choice with nobody out in the seventh (+.005). The play was a positive impact because he advanced to third base on an Ozzie Albies error. He scored on Rojas’ first homer of the game.

Grade: C