Marlins Rumors & News

  • Marlins will pick up Jeff Mathis’ option for 2015

    Hardball Talk "Jeff Mathis had his usual terrible season at the plate, hitting .200 with two homers and a .537 OPS in 64 games, but his defense continued to receive praise and the Marlins want him back. Joe Frisaro of reports that the Marlins will exercise their $1.5 million option on Mathis for 2015,..." October 30

  • Why $30M a year might not be enough for Marlins to keep Stanton

    New York Post "Giancarlo Stanton sat with Hank Aaron last week. He could soon be in the same conversation with the great sluggers of today – at least, contract-wise. Stanton, who was presented the Hank Aaron Award as the NL’s best hitter by Aaron at the World Series, will soon be given something potentially..." October 29

  • Stanton: You don't know what you got until it's almost gone

    Fox Sports "Giancarlo Stanton's career flashed before his eyes. Stanton was struck in the face by a Mike Fiers pitch during a Sept. 11 game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park. The beanball left Stanton banged up, but the Miami Marlins slugger also came away from the scary incident with a new..." October 28

  • Giancarlo Stanton will likely wear a helmet with a face guard like Jason Heyward

    Yahoo! Sports "Giancarlo Stanton was here Saturday night, upright, strong, smiling and, he said, unafraid for tomorrow. Next season will come, he said, and he'll stand where he's supposed to stand. He'll track a pitch and then another. He'll get back to being a hitter, a ballplayer, and one of the best in the..." October 27

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    MLB Public Relations @MLB_PR

    Giancarlo Stanton (NL) & Mike Trout (AL) win Hank Aaron Award, given to top offensive players in each league.

  • MLB will try to implement a policy on domestic violence

    Los Angeles Times "On the day after the NHL suspended Kings defenseman Slaya Voynov after his arrest for alleged domestic violence, the incoming commissioner of Major League Baseball said his league hopes to have a policy in place to cover such incidents next year. Rob Manfred, who replaces the retiring Bud Selig..." October 23

  • Report: Marlins may have James Shields atop shopping list

    CSN Washington "The Marlins infused their roster with veterans such as Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Casey McGehee last offseason and it paid off, as the team improved by 15 wins from the year before. This winter, according to, Miami hopes to gain even more experience, specifically free agents who have been..." October 22

  • Sporting News MLB awards: Chris Young, Casey McGehee voted top comebackers

    Sporting News "RHP Chris Young of the Mariners and 3B Casey McGehee of the Marlins are Sporting News’ 2014 AL and NL Comeback Players of the Year, respectively, as selected by a panel of 196 major league players. The veteran players put up solid campaigns after spending 2013 out of Major League..." October 20

  • Marlins outright utility man Jordany Valdespin to Triple-A

    Fox Sports Florida "With the offseason underway, the Miami Marlins made a pair of transactions on Friday. Utility player Jordan Valdespin was outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans, while the Texas Rangers claimed utility player Ed Lucas. Valdespin, who signed a minor-league deal last December without an invitation..." October 11

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    Evan Grant @Evan_P_Grant

    #Rangers receive INF Ed Lucas from Miami on a waiver claim.

  • Marlins to pursue starting pitching this winter

    MLB Daily Dish "The Miami Marlins appear intent on pursuing a starting pitching upgrade this winter, as the position is "high on Miami's shopping list this offseason", according to's Joe Frisaro. The Marlins seem set on adding versatility to their 40-man roster, which could lead to some current starters..." October 07

  • Marlins’ Jose Fernandez has ‘incredible’ second throwing session

    Miami Herald "Jose Fernandez was popping the catcher’s mitt at Marlins Park on Friday, and he wasn’t even letting it rip. “The ball is coming out of my hand incredible,” Fernandez said after completing just his second throwing session in his comeback from Tommy John surgery. “I’m just excited to get a ball..." October 04

  • MLB To Test Pace-Of-Game Initiatives In AFL

    Baseball America "Major League Baseball on Wednesday said it would begin testing some ideas aimed at quickening the pace of game at the Arizona Fall League. AFL games begin Oct. 7 and run through the championship game on Nov. 15. Among the experimental rules are: • Batter’s Box Rule: The batter shall keep..." October 01

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    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    #Marlins Jose Fernandez made 25 throws from 30 feet today at Marlins Park. It went well. He said he felt great.

  • Marlins President: Miami Not Trading Giancarlo Stanton This Offseason

    NESN "Giancarlo Stanton’s talents are staying in South Beach. The Marlins have long expressed a desire to keep Stanton despite continued speculation Miami might eventually trade the two-time All-Star. Marlins president David Samson told the Miami Herald on Monday that Stanton is a big part of the..." October 01

  • Nationals' Jordan Zimmermann no-hits Marlins "Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann pitched a no-hitter against the Marlins on Sunday (WAS 1, MIA 0). It was the first no-hitter in Washington Nationals history and fifth in Nationals/Expos franchise history. Zimmermann's was also the fifth no-hitter of 2014. On the day, Zimmermann struck..." September 29

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    clarkspencer @clarkspencer

    #Marlins extend manager Mike Redmond through the 2017 season.

  • Nats 5, Marlins 1

    CSN Washington "The truck keeps rolling along, no matter what's at stake right now. The Nationals could've taken Saturday off but instead went out and put forth another impressive effort to beat the Marlins and improve to 32-13 down the stretch, with one game to go on the regular-season slate. It certainly..." September 28

  • Marlins ride late-arriving offense to doubleheader split over Nationals

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Marlins totaled more than two games worth of hits Friday. That wasn't altogether unexpected, considering they played the Nationals twice. The peculiar part was the distribution. After Doug Fister tossed a three-hit shutout in the matinee, the Marlins exploded for a season-high 22 under the..." September 27

  • Nats lock up home-field advantage through NLCS with win over Marlins

    CSN Washington "For the second time in three years, no team in the National League will finish with a better record than the Nationals. Thanks to Doug Fister’s 4-0 shutout victory over the Marlins in the first half of Friday’s day-night doubleheader, the Nationals locked up home-field advantage through the..." September 27

  • Casey McGehee helps Miami Marlins rally past Philadelphia Phillies in home finale

    Miami Herald "The Marlins made it a habit all season of waiting until late in the game to get their offense rolling. So it was only fitting they wrapped up their third season in their new ballpark Thursday by waiting until the seventh inning to rally past the last-place Philadelphia Phillies. Helped along..." September 26

  • Report: Marlins plan to offer Giancarlo Stanton multi year deal

    Sports Glory "The Miami Marlins are planning to offer franchise corner stone Giancarlo Stanton a multi-year contract this offseason, according to ESPN and the Associated Press. On September 11, Stanton was hit in the face by a pitch in Milwaukee. Stanton suffered fractures in his face, and the incident ended..." September 26

  • Kendrick beats Marlins in what could be his Phillies finale "When the Phillies summoned Kyle Kendrick from double-A Reading to replace Freddy Garcia in the rotation, the 22-year-old rookie was a stopgap and nothing more. That was 2007. Kendrick wore Curt Schilling's No. 38. "Kid" is how Charlie Manuel addressed him. "He actually did a little better than..." September 25

  • Marlins top Phillies, ensure winning home record

    Miami Herald "Marlins Park hasn’t been especially kind to the team that bears its name. Since the ballpark’s opening in 2012, the Marlins have lost more games there than they have won. By defeating the Phillies 2-0 on Tuesday, though, the Marlins guaranteed their first winning season in their home..." September 24

  • Marlins ace Fernandez cleared to begin throwing program in October

    Fox Sports Florida "Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, wearing his white home uniform for team photos Friday at Marlins Park, flashed his mega-watt smile with good news he received from his cross-country trip. After meeting with Dr. Neal ElAttrache in Los Angeles on Thursday, he returned to South Florida with..." September 23

  • Fister, Nats do enough right to get by Marlins

    CSN Washington "With Adam LaRoche back in the lineup and Ryan Zimmerman back in the dugout, the Nationals looked complete as a ballclub for this game. And though they didn't necessarily play their best game of the last week, they still managed to do enough right to improve to 7-2 on this final road trip of the..." September 20

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    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Bryan Morris being shut down due to left groin #Marlins

  • Marlins defeat Mets, end long road trip 5-5

    Miami Herald "They saw Giancarlo Stanton crumble to the ground in Milwaukee, lost for the season in a horrific scene. They barely won their only game in Philadelphia, prompting Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon to grab his crotch in a lewd manner as he walked off the field. They were eliminated from the..." September 18

  • Marlins likely to announce that Stanton out for season "The Miami Marlins have a Giancarlo Stanton jersey hanging in their dugout during every game. Unfortunately for the Marlins, that appears to be as close as they will get to re-uniting with Stanton this season. Stanton visited with doctors all day Tuesday, five days after he suffered facial..." September 17

  • Wilmer Flores heats up with six RBI, two home runs as Mets crush Marlins 9-1

    New York Daily News "One of the big questions for the Mets’ coming offseason is how they will fill the shortstop spot. Here in the final days of the season, Wilmer Flores has started to make a case for himself. He continued to be the hottest hitter on the roster Tuesday night with two home runs and six RBI and the..." September 17

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    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    #Marlins manager Mike Redmond confirms Stanton is being shut down

  • 46d
    clarkspencer @clarkspencer

    #marlins to have official statement on Stanton tomorrow. But as far as returning this season, Redmond said it's "not looking good."

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    Joe Capozzi @joecapMARLINS

    Giancarlo Stanton shows off his wounds! #marlins giancarlo818's photo

  • Marlins rally in the 9th to beat Phillies, snap 4-game skid

    Miami Herald "After going through a tough time emotionally, the Marlins badly needed a reason to smile. They had watched their best player felled by a pitch to the face, had lost four in a row, and were down 4-1 in the ninth on Sunday to the Phillies. And then it happened. The Marlins rallied for four..." September 15

  • Instant Replay: Phillies 2, Marlins 1

    CSN Philly "In what may have been his final start as a Phillie at Citizens Bank Park, Kyle Kendrick picked up his team-high ninth win in leading his club to a 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins Saturday night. Kendrick, who will be a free agent at season’s end, lines up to make two more starts, both on the..." September 14

  • Phillies top Marlins on Cody Asche's walk-off HR

    CSN Philly "Cody Asche is not going down without fight. That was the message Asche sent with his play on Friday night. Thrust into the background the last couple of weeks as golden prospect Maikel Franco has come up from the minors and shined at third base, Asche was the standout in the Phillies’ 3-1..." September 13

  • Marlins: Mike Fiers remorseful "The Miami Marlins are united in their belief that Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Mike Fiers did not intend to hit Giancarlo Stanton in the face with an 88 mph fastball Thursday night, and they're convinced that he is sincerely remorseful over the misplaced pitch. But they're having a harder time..." September 13

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    Jeff Passan @JeffPassan

    Tooth lodged in cheek. Hole in lip so big doc's index finger fit in it. And get this: Giancarlo Stanton still wants to return this season.

  • Brewers outlast Marlins in wild affair

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "The Milwaukee Brewers were pleased to finally win two games in a row but wished it had happened under different circumstances. In a game marred by Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton getting hit in the face by a fastball from Mike Fiers, the Brewers finally followed one victory with another..." September 12

  • Giancarlo Stanton hit in face with pitch, suffers fractures and dental damage

    Yahoo! Sports "In a sickening scene, Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins slumped to the ground after right-hander Mike Fiers of the Milwaukee Brewers hit him in the face with a fastball in the top of the fifth inning Thursday night. After medical staff attended Stanton on the ground for nearly five minutes,..." September 12

  • Peralta stifles Fish as Brewers beat Marlins, 4-1

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel "Needing a strong start in the worst way, the Milwaukee Brewers got exactly that from Wily Peralta on Wednesday night. The big right-hander allowed just one run over 6 2/3 innings and also drove in the first run of the night with a sacrifice fly in sparking a 4-1 victory over the Miami Marlins..." September 11

  • Giancarlo Stanton awaits MVP fate, huge offer from Marlins

    USA Today "The Miami Marlins, perhaps more famous for their fire sales than World Series championships, with baseball's lowest payroll, intend to dramatically change their image this winter. The Marlins have plans. Yes, expensive plans. The Marlins plan to offer MVP candidate Giancarlo Stanton the..." September 10

  • Marlins play long ball in win over Brewers

    Miami Herald "Marcell Ozuna put a dent in the the scoreboard. Giancarlo Stanton put one in the record books. It was a home run party for the Marlins on Monday at Miller Park, where the blasts were both deep and profound as Miami kept its faint playoff hopes alive with a 6-4 win over the Brewers. With a..." September 09

  • Hand shines as Marlins blank Braves for series win

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "For the fifth time in as many series, the Marlins entered Sunday a rubber-game victory away from winning two of three. To give the coming four-game set in Milwaukee added relevance, the Marlins needed to end their run of four consecutive rubber-game losses, and they did just that against one of..." September 08

  • Gattis homers for Braves in 10th for 4-3 win over Marlins

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "A 32-second review turned a triple into a game-winning homer for Evan Gattis in the 10th inning Saturday, as the Braves pulled out a 4-3 win that featured a couple of overturned calls that went to Atlanta in the last two innings. Gattis led off the 10th inning against Miami with a fly ball..." September 07

  • Marlins thump Braves in latest series-opening win

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "If the Marlins could somehow convince themselves each of their remaining 23 games is a series opener, the postseason wouldn't seem like such a long shot. Friday, the Marlins for the ninth time in their last 10 series commenced with a win. The Braves, the only team since Aug. 1 to take a series..." September 06

  • Mets 4, Marlins 3—Mets manage to hold on in Miami

    Amazin' Avenue "The Mets, despite going 1-for-11 with runners in scoring position, beat the Marlins 4-3 tonight in Miami. Marlins pitcher Tom Koehler held the Mets in check for most of the game. His one miscue came in the top of the fourth, when Kirk Nieuwenhuis's rocket of a two-run homer put the Mets on top..." September 04

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    Adam Rubin @AdamRubinESPN

    Henderson Alvarez departed with left oblique strain. #Mets #Marlins

  • Wood, Gattis lead Braves by Marlins, 1-0

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "With a month left to find some entrance — back, front, hidden passage — to the playoffs, the Braves took a moment Sunday to do a little door-slamming of their own. In this season’s final Turner Field meeting with the nettlesome Miami Marlins, themselves wildcard campaigners, the Braves found..." September 01

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    Manny Navarro @Manny_Navarro

    #Marlins have traded minor league pitcher Chaz Roe to the #Yankees for cash considerations. He was 3-3 with a 3.66 ERA in Triple A

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