Marlins Rumors & News

  • Miller's hard-luck streak reaches 19 starts without a win

    Palm Beach Post "Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez says he's never seen anything like Shelby Miller's tough run of luck as a starting pitcher. "The only thing I can explain is the way Shelby has behaved through all this, the way he's gone out and battled through everything we've asked him to do, and he doesn't..." September 01

  • 4h
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Stanton told reporters in Jupiter he felt ok "not 100 percent" Friday v. #Mets appears doubtful #Marlins update

  • 1d
    clarkspencer @clarkspencer

    Narveson with a blister on his left middle finger.

  • Nats roar back to defeat Marlins

    Washington Post "No one marched out to the mound to retrieve Stephen Strasburg from the Washington Nationals’ 7-4 win over the Miami Marlins on Sunday. He left quickly and quietly, done after four innings, not emerging for the fifth because of upper-back discomfort. Manager Matt Williams was unemotional as he..." August 31

  • Zimmermann stifles Marlins, Nats gain a game on Mets

    Washington Post "In the fourth inning of the Washington Nationals’ 5-1 win over Miami on Saturday night, Marlins third baseman Martin Prado lined a ball back at Nationals starter Jordan Zimmermann, who collapsed to the ground, trying to catch it as he fell. He missed it, and as he lay on the ground, he slammed his..." August 30

  • Marlins touch up Max Scherzer early with 2 HRs, hang on to edge Nationals

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Martin Prado and Marcell Ozuna homered off Washington starter Max Scherzer, and the Miami Marlins built a three-run lead and held on to beat the Nationals 4-3 on Friday night. The Nationals began play 6 1/2 games behind the NL-East leading Mets. Scherzer (11-11) went seven innings, allowing..." August 29

  • Pirates turn nifty double play in 9th, edge Marlins

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "It doesn't look like anything special in the box score, a routine double play. Yet the catch-throw-catch-throw in the ninth inning Thursday night was different than most of the 146 other double plays the Pirates have turned this season. It happened in a one-run game, with the infield shifted,..." August 28

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    clarkspencer @clarkspencer

    Yelich out of lineup with bruised knee, not taking B.P., day to day. #marlins

  • Pirates erupt for 6-run 2nd, maul Marlins behind Locke, McCutchen

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "It had not been a good month for Jeff Locke. The Pirates left-hander lurched through his first four starts in August without picking up a win. Over 21 innings pitched, Locke put 34 men on base and allowed 15 runs. “It's frustrating at times because we have such a good ballclub,” Locke said...." August 27

  • Marlins trade rumors: Club 'leans strongly against' trading Christian Yelich

    Fish Stripes "Christian Yelich is not expected to be moved by the Miami Marlins. Yelich has struggled throughout the course of 2015, but according to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald, the Marlins are "leaning strongly against" moving their starting left fielder. ChristianYelich has been a disappointment;..." August 27

  • 5d
    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Heard today that #Marlins are hopeful Jose Fernandez will rejoin their #MLB rotation by mid-September. @FOXSports

  • Marlins might move in and lower the fences at Marlins Park

    Hardball Talk "Joe Frisaro, the Miami beat writer for MLB.com, has the report … On what is shaping up as a lengthy “to do” list for the Marlins in the offseason will be addressing the dimensions at spacious Marlins Park. Team president David Samson said on Wednesday that the organization is considering..." August 26

  • Marlins snap skid with win over Pirates; Giancarlo Stanton close to return

    Miami Herald "They haven’t happened often enough this season, but Tuesday was a good day for the Marlins. Well, about as good as it’s been in a while. Brad Hand tossed a career-high eight innings of two-run ball, Christian Yelich produced his 100th career RBI in his return from the disabled list, Dee..." August 26

  • Giancarlo Stanton and his dingers will return soon

    SB Nation "We've all missed Giancarlo Stanton and his majestic dingers these past couple of months. Whether you simply appreciate how far he can hit a baseball or you've found your fantasy season slowed by yet another Stanton injury or you are somehow both the general manager and the manager of the Marlins..." August 26

  • 6d
    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Heard today that #Marlins are hopeful Jose Fernandez will rejoin their #MLB rotation by mid-September. @FOXSports

  • Marlins' Suzuki makes 10,000th plate appearance, becomes 2nd fastest in MLB

    Fox Sports Florida "Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki became the second-fastest major leaguer to reach 10,000 plate appearances on Tuesday night. Suzuki accomplished the feat in the first inning batting second against Pittsburgh Pirates right-hander Charlie Morton. He lined out to right on a 2-1 pitch -- a 93..." August 26

  • Happ, Polanco lead Pirates to victory over Marlins

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "The Pirates did not merely survive their recent 18-game stretch against the toughest teams in the National League. They flourished. Facing three division leaders and three other playoff contenders, the Pirates went 13-5. Their reward is seven straight games against two of the league's worst..." August 25

  • 8d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Kendry Flores is dealing with some right arm discomfort. Is not expected to start for #Marlins Wed v #Pirates

  • Aaron Nola dazzles as Phillies take series from Marlins

    CSN Philly "In a couple of years, Aaron Nola will be permitted to put the final brush strokes on a masterpiece outing like the one he delivered on Sunday. But not now. This is a developmental season for the Phillies and the 22-year-old right-hander’s development was served just fine as he tossed eight..." August 24

  • PHILLIES: Back-to-back homers fuel victory against Miami

    Courier-Post "Aaron Altherr and Darin Ruf hit back-to-back solo home runs in the top of the ninth inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday night. The Phillies scored two runs in the top of the eighth, sparked by Darnell Sweeney’s first major league hit, a..." August 23

  • Marlins open to Ichiro Suzuki returning in 2016

    Hardball Talk "Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki recently tied and surpassed Ty Cobb for second on the unofficial professional hits leaderboard. He entered Saturday’s game against the Phillies with 2,923 hits in the major leagues, leaving him 77 hits shy of another major milestone — 3,000 MLB hits. The Marlins..." August 23

  • Eickhoff makes strong debut in 7-1 win against Marlins

    Courier-Post "Jerad Eickhoff pitched six scoreless innings and drove in two runs in his major league debut to help the Philadelphia Phillies to a 7-1 win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night. Ryan Howard had three doubles and drove in two runs and Odubel Herrera had two hits and scored twice for the..." August 22

  • 11d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Giancarlo Stanton is hopeful to be back by Sept. 1 #Marlins slugger still has minor discomfort

  • Marlins continue runaway offense; hold off Phillies

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Even rehabbing slugger Giancarlo Stanton was impressed by the way the Marlins’ resurgent lineup flexed its muscles on the recent road trip. “Smacked it around a little bit. Good to see,” Stanton, who is trying to regain the strength in his hand and wrist following surgery, said before..." August 21

  • Brewers win with three HRs, including Braun's record-breaker

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The long ball helped the Milwaukee Brewers salvage the finale in their three-game series with the Miami Marlins on Wednesday afternoon. Khris Davis drove in five runs with a pair of homers and Ryan Braun passed Robin Yount to become the franchise's all-time leader with another as the Brewers..." August 20

  • Ichiro's four hits lift Marlins past Brewers 9-6

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Ichiro Suzuki had his first four-hit game in over two years, and Cole Gillespie drove in a season-high three runs to lead the Miami Marlins to a 9-6 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night. Suzuki was 4 for 5 with two runs scored for his first four-hit game since July 28,..." August 19

  • 14d
    Joe Capozzi @joecapMARLINS

    #marlins Update on David Phelps, he has stress fracture of the radius bone in his right forearm. He will miss the remainder of the season

  • Nicolino, Dietrich lead Marlins past Brewers 6-2

    Palm Beach Post "Without an arsenal of overpowering pitches, Miami rookie left-hander Justin Nicolino relies on his defense to make plays behind him. The gloves were there Monday night, and the results were encouraging. Nicolino pitched 6 2-3 solid innings and Derek Dietrich homered as the Marlins beat the..." August 18

  • Rehabbing Stanton in 'hitting progression'

    MLB.com "Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton began hitting off a pitching machine and against live pitching on Monday, manager Dan Jennings said. Stanton has been on the disabled list since June 27 with a fracture of the hamate bone in his left hand. "He's in a hitting progression," Jennings said..." August 18

  • 15d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    #Marlins David Phelps placed on 15-day DL, with right forearm strain. RHP Erik Cordier (#50) selected from NOLA.

  • Dietrich helps Marlins beat Cardinals 6-4

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Derek Dietrich is going to need a new nickname. Dietrich drove in three runs, Dee Gordon had three hits, and the Miami Marlins broke a six-game losing streak against St. Louis with a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday. Adeiny Hechavarria had two hits and scored two runs as Miami won..." August 17

  • Marlins open to bringing Ichiro back in 2016

    The Score "Ichiro Suzuki is leaving quite the impression on the Miami Marlins. The veteran outfielder, who signed a one-year, $2-million contract with the Marlins last January, may have earned a spot on the team next year with his leadership skills and recent milestone achievements. "I know that it's..." August 16

  • Lackey notches his 10th win for Cards

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The terms of his removal from the mound in the ninth inning were negotiated before veteran starter John Lackey left the dugout to try for those final outs Saturday. When manager Mike Matheny stepped onto the field after Lackey allowed a hit, he had already explained when and how and even why he..." August 16

  • When do you trade a former top prospect?

    SB Nation "If you bet on Jackie Bradley as the player who would post the highest number of total bases in a game this season, come on down! Nobody? Yeah, not really a surprise. Although Bradley, a former top-50 prospect in baseball, really flashed his full potential against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday..." August 16

  • Marlins’ Marcell Ozuna called up, compares Triple A to jail

    Miami Herald "Returning to the Marlins was like escaping prison for Marcell Ozuna. The slugging outfielder, who was optioned to Triple A New Orleans on July 5, was recalled by the Marlins on Saturday and started in center field in the second of a three-game series against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium...." August 16

  • Ichiro surpasses Ty Cobb for 2nd on all-time professional hits list

    The Score "Only one name remains in the way of Ichiro Suzuki and his quest to become baseball's all-time hits leader. The Miami Marlins outfielder surpassed Hall of Famer Ty Cobb for sole possession of second place on the all-time professional hits list with a first-inning single Saturday against the St...." August 16

  • Garcia is all business as Cards beat Marlins

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "The best measure of how startlingly efficient lefthander Jaime Garcia has been between injury setbacks is that in the 74-plus innings he has pitched this season for the Cardinals, the opposition has scored in only 10 of them. Or to put it another way ... In just one of Garcia’s 11 starts has he..." August 15

  • Ichiro matches Ty Cobb for 2nd on baseball's combined hits list

    The Score "Miami Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki reached a significant milestone with one swing of the bat Friday that was 24 professional seasons in the making. The 41-year-old hit a fifth-inning single off St. Louis Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia to match Ty Cobb for second on the unofficial all-time..." August 15

  • Marlins place Christian Yelich on the disabled list, recall Marcell Ozuna from Triple-A

    Hardball Talk "Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports that the Marlins have placed outfielder Christian Yelich on the 15-day disabled list with a right knee contusion and recalled Marcell Ozuna from Triple-A New Orleans. The Marlins demoted Ozuna to Triple-A in early July as he was hitting a meager..." August 15

  • Red Sox head list of Top 10 Minor League systems

    MLB.com "The consensus pick to win the American League East, the Red Sox instead have posted the worst record in the circuit and are headed toward their third last-place finish in the past four years. Boston fans can take solace in the facts that the one exception, 2013, produced a World Series title and..." August 15

  • 18d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Christian Yelich still has some swelling in that right knee. reason he is getting another day or two. #Marlins

  • Franchise favorite Mike Lowell interested in managing in future

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "When Marlins manager Dan Jennings was asked if the fans got it right when they voted for Jeff Conine, Mike Lowell, Gary Sheffield and Giancarlo Stanton as the franchise's Mount Rushmore of their most impactful players, his mind seemed to drift. "It's awesome fans got to vote and the ones they..." August 14

  • Marlins rookie J.T. Realmuto keeps setting marks

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Marlins manager Dan Jennings has made it clear to his young pitchers and position players that he is using the final 48 games of this season gone wrong as an audition to determine their future roles with the organization. Rookie catcher J.T. Realmuto, coming off a record-breaking offensive..." August 13

  • Marlins erupt for 10-run sixth in 14-6 romp over Red Sox

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Marlins gave a perfect 10 a new definition in a historic sixth inning, and it was a thing of beauty. In a season filled with disappointments, the Marlins turned a 4-4 nailbiter into a laugher by erupting for 10 runs on 10 hits in the sixth. Catcher J.T. Realmuto drove in half of them with..." August 13

  • 19d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    If a team like #Yankees is willing to overpay, #Marlins are certainly open to waiver trade of Martin Prado

  • Justin Bour caps off Marlins' 5-4 walk-off win over Red Sox

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "All night long the Marlins stranded more humans than Skipper on Gilligan’s Island. They had left 13 men on base until, finally, Adeiny Hechavarria’s sacrifice fly in the ninth inning sent the game into extras. Dee Gordon’s leadoff triple in the 10th set up Justin Bour for the game-winning,..." August 12

  • Home teams win all 15 games for first time in MLB history

    MLB.com "The Mariners' walk-off victory over the Orioles on Tuesday night capped an unprecedented slate in Major League Baseball. For the first time in the league's history, all 15 home teams won on the same day. Prior to Tuesday, the closest the home teams have ever come was 12 wins more than a century..." August 12

  • Reyes made the mistake of trusting Marlins owner

    USA Today "The images dovetailed with how New York Mets fans imagined Citi Field would look like in 2015: Jose Reyes, sprinting from foul line to center field, warming up. Reyes, spraying batting practice fastballs into the gaps, spectators projecting Reyes racing from home to third with each line drive...." August 12

  • Marlins place Fernandez on 15-day DL, recall Nicolino to start vs. Red Sox

    Fox Sports Florida "The Miami Marlins placed ace Jose Fernandez on the 15-day disabled list with a right biceps strain and recalled left-hander Justin Nicolino to make Tuesday's start against the Boston Red Sox. Fernandez, who felt discomfort on Sunday after his most recent outing against the Atlanta Braves, had..." August 11

  • Marlins end 6-game losing streak with 4-1 win over Braves

    Palm Beach Post "Even with his team on a roll and facing the last-place Miami, Shelby Miller still couldn't get a win. Miller (5-9) extended his winless streak to 15 starts as the Marlins topped the Braves 4-1 on Sunday to end a six-game losing streak. "Eventually, I'm going to win a game," Miller said...." August 10