Marlins Rumors & News

  • 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

  • Jose Fernandez cleared to begin throwing program on Oct. 1 "Marlins ace Jose Fernandez has been cleared to begin a throwing program on Oct. 1 as he rehabs from Tommy John surgery, according to the Associated Press. He met with Dr. Neal ElAttrache, who performed his elbow reconstruction, on Thursday. "A lot of good news came out of that in going up there..." 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

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    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

  • Cosart tosses another gem for Marlins with win over Braves

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Jarred Cosart hasn't merely been the Miami Marlins' best pitcher lately. He has kept their three-city trip from turning into a disaster. The right-hander, acquired from Houston in a trade-deadline deal, pitched the second of their three wins on the trip by shutting down the Braves for seven..." August 31

  • More heroics from Upton as Braves down Marlins

    Fox Sports "When starting pitcher Ervin Santana walked the bases loaded in the first inning, things didn't seem like they were going to go well for the Atlanta Braves. But Santana got out of that opening frame unscathed, and calmed down to hurl a good six innings of one-run baseball. The game was won in..." August 30

  • Angels Mash Miami in Anaheim

    Halos Heaven "The Angels took the third game of their final interleague series of the 2014 regular season by the score of 6-1 over the Miami Marlins. Starting Pitcher Hector Santiago was masterful over 5.2 Innings but once his pitch count went over 90 pitches and men got on base, the call for Kevin Jepsen..." August 28

  • Angels rookie Matt Shoemaker is something of a savior as they win, 8-2

    Los Angeles Times "It will be almost impossible for Matt Shoemaker to pry the American League rookie-of-the-year award from the meaty mitts of Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu, who is hitting .308 with 33 homers and a league-leading 94 runs batted in. But the Angels right-hander with the thick, black beard..." August 27

  • Marlins' Stanton should be lock for NL MVP this year

    Arizona Republic "The football season is here, but I'm not done with baseball yet. Talking heads and basement bloggers still are trying to sell the UFC and MLS as a much more noble pursuit than Major League Baseball. Still not buying it. And the NFL preseason rehash, prehash, post-hash feels more like an..." August 27

  • Stanton on the Marlins: “Five months doesn’t change five years”

    Yahoo! Sports "The Miami Marlins are somewhat relevant, and not in that empty "spoiler" way, code for "Who cares, we're done." Few believed the Marlins would be so, and probably more than a few rooted against it, given the way the owner conducts his business. But, well, here they are, at .500 in late August,..." August 26

  • Stanton not only choice for Red Sox this Offseason

    Boston Herald "Four years ago, midway through his final spring training as manager of the Atlanta Braves, Bobby Cox stood on the field before a game and joked that the only times he ever regretted his decision to retire were when he watched Jason Heyward take batting practice. “It’s like, ‘What the..." August 25

  • Rockies top Marlins in thrilling extra inning win at Coors Field

    Denver Post "One hundred losses. It's baseball's version of The Scarlet Letter. In their first 21 seasons, the Rockies never suffered the ignominy of triple digits in the loss column. They came close in 2012, when they finished 64-98. Two seasons later, the specter hovers again. "It's extremely..." August 24

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    Ryan Divish @RyanDivish

    Logan Morrison is sick and out of the lineup. They may send him back to the hotel after he's checked out by doctors

  • Dyson has been source of relief for Marlins

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Marlins' blockbuster trade with the Blue Jays in November 2012, which featured the payroll purging of Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle and Josh Johnson, yielded starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez and shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria among seven players. While Alvarez and Hechavarria have factored into..." August 23

  • Marlins get hits from eight players, RBI from six in win over Rockies

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "As any manager who's suffer through wild run-scoring games at Coors Field can attest, it's not the hits and homers that kill you. It's the walks. The Rockies won the home run battle 2-1 Friday, but they walked nine to the Marlins' two, helping the visitors to a 13-5 win to open the three-game..." August 23

  • Rangers ride early lead to win over Marlins

    Lone Star Ball "Celebrating a split in Miami Rangers 5, Marlins 4 The Rangers split their 2 game set in Miami. Yay? The Rangers actually have more wins on the road now than at home -- they are 26-39 on the road, 23-38 at home. Good job, Nick Martinez. Nick picked up his third win of the season with..." August 21

  • Stanton’s walk-off single leads Marlins to victory over Rangers

    Miami Herald "Giancarlo Stanton started his day at Marlins Park by getting doused by a fan with ice water to raise money for charity. He ended it Tuesday night by receiving a celebratory shower from his teammates. Stanton’s two-out line drive single to right field in the bottom of the 10th inning off..." August 20

  • Five D'backs errors equals one Marlins' win

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "MIAMI Somehow, the Marlins watched the Diamondbacks commit three second-inning errors Saturday and failed to score. They weren't going to let them get away with another bumbling inning unscathed. Errors four and five came in the seventh and contributed to the unearned run that proved the..." August 17

  • Marlins activate Henderson Alvarez from the disabled list

    Hardball Talk "Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez was placed on the disabled list at the end of July due to shoulder inflammation, but he ended up missing just two starts and will make his return tonight against the Diamondbacks. Alvarez ranks fifth in the National League with a 2.48 ERA across 22 starts..." August 16

  • Aaron Hill, Cliff Pennington power Diamondbacks over Marlins

    Arizona Republic "RHP Trevor Cahill walked a tightrope but won his second consecutive start, pitching into the seventh inning to lead the Diamondbacks to a win over the Miami Marlins on Friday night. Cliff Pennington lined a solo home run off the left-field foul pole and Aaron Hill launched a two-run blast, the..." August 16

  • Ozuna delivers walk-off hit as Marlins top D'Backs

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Ten, 20, or 30 years from now, Bradin Hagens may or may not remember how in the second inning of his major league debut he walked Garrett Jones on four pitches to start the 10th. What might be tougher to purge is the run-scoring, Marcell Ozuna double that produced his first loss. The Marlins..." August 15

  • Justin Masterson shuts down Marlins in 5-2 win

    Viva El Birdos "Well, there's certainly nothing like a relatively comfortable victory to ease the minds a little bit. Justin Masterson, who has struggled this season to the tune of a 5.58 ERA, looked like vintage Justin Masterson tonight, pitching 7 shutout innings, allowing only 3 hits while getting 3..." August 14

  • An early look at the top MLB free agents

    MLB Daily Dish "While not as strong as year's past, this winter's free agent class is shaking up to be particularly deep. With the July 31st non-waiver trade deadline now past us, barring an unlikely late-August blockbuster, it seems that all the major in-season transactions are now passed us. With less than..." August 14

  • Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart is stellar in win over Cardinals

    Miami Herald "All Mike Redmond wanted Jarred Cosart to do Tuesday night was to try to match Adam Wainwright with as many scoreless innings as he could. Cosart did the National League’s starting pitcher in the All-Star Game one better. He put up seven zeroes to Wainwright’s six, guiding the Marlins to a 3-0..." August 13

  • Bud Selig expects MLB regular season games in Europe soon

    SB Nation "Some MLB teams will likely be headed to Amsterdam for meaningful games as early as 2015. Outgoing Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig hopes to announce plans for regular season games in Europe before he leaves office, according to multiple reports. The league has its eye on London..." August 13

  • Brad Penny is 13th starter used by Miami Marlins

    Miami Herald "Brad Penny on Saturday became the 13th pitcher to make at least one start this season for the Marlins, breaking a single-season team mark for number of starters used. “We’ve used a lot of guys,” manager Mike Redmond acknowledged. The season-ending injury to Jose Fernandez in May has been a..." August 10

  • Happy return for Penny as Marlins beat Reds

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Ten years and 13 days since his 48th career win for the Marlins, Brad Penny picked up his 49th. The bullpen made Penny’s five-inning, two-run (one earned) effort stand up in a 4-3 win over the Reds at Great American Ballpark Saturday. Though the Marlins clinched the series, they remain 1½..." August 10

  • Stanton's glove, bat help Eovaldi beat Reds

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "It's rare that a Giancarlo Stanton home run isn't the highlight of an individual game performance for him. Friday, he hit his second in as many days, a towering, second-deck shot to left at Great American Ballpark that accounted for half of his team's run production. Yet of equal importance to..." August 09