Sandy Alcantara throws third complete game of season in Marlins’ shutout win vs. Reds

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Miami Herald

MIAMI — After two shaky starts (by his standards) following the All-Star Break, Sandy Alcantara returned to form on Wednesday. The Miami Marlins’ ace threw a complete game shutout in a 3-0 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday at loanDepot park to avoid a series sweep. It is the Marlins’ first win at home since July 14, breaking a span of nine consecutive home losses. Miami improves to 48-57, while Cincinnati falls to 42-62. This was Alcantara’s MLB-leading third complete game of the season (also against the Braves on May 22 and Cardinals on June 29) and his first complete-game shutout of …

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