Quick hits from Marlins’ 4-0 loss to Cubs

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Miami Herald

CHICAGO — It was another dud of a performance by the Miami Marlins offense. They had no answer for Drew Smyly or Mark Leiter Jr. in a 4-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Saturday at Wrigley Field, Miami’s seventh loss in the past eight games. The Marlins are now a season-worst 11 games under .500 at 48-59. The Cubs improve to 43-63. A few quick hits from the outing: — Saturday marked the 12th time the Marlins have been shut out this season. Only the Detroit Tigers (14) and Kansas City Royals (13) have been shut out more times this season. It was also the ninth time in 16 games since the All-Star B…

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