(BaseballStL) -- Justin Masterson will need to pitch move then 2.0 innings Wednesday night in South Beach if the Cardinals hope to fend of a sweep by the Marlins, which hasn't happened in 18 years.
In fact, the last time the Marlins swept the Cardinals, Oscar Taveras was getting ready to celebrate his fourth birthday in 1996.
Wednesday will be Masterson's second career start against the Marlins and after surrendering seven runs on five hits in his last start against the Orioles, he will need to keep Christian Yelich and Giancarlo Stanton in check.
Masterson has given up 10 runs in his first two starts as a Redbird.
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