Miami Marlins Players to Watch
SS Miguel Rojas
Rojas collected five hits a week ago against the Reds, two of which were doubles. The Marlins shortstop leads the team in batting average, while also not far behind the for lead in hits.
1B Jesus Aguilar
Aguilar leads the NL in RBI’s, while also the Miami leader in home runs, RBI’s, OBP, and hits. For the season, the Marlins first baseman is slashing .264/.333/.472.
2B Jazz Chisholm
Chisholm has had a productive month of August posting a .741 OPS entering play Thursday with three home runs. Chisholm has also collected six multi-hit games during that span.
OF Bryan De La Cruz
Acquired from Houston at the trade deadline, De La Cruz is certainly impressing during his first ever major league action. Across 24 games of far the versatile outfielder is slashing .333/.375/.457 with two home runs.
RP Dylan Floro
Floro has acted primarily as Miami’s closer since the trade deadline. Since then, the right-hander has posted a 4.15 ERA across 8.2 innings pitched.