Marlins Rumors & News

  • 1h
    Juan C. Rodriguez @JCRMarlinsbeat

    #Marlins ace Jose Fernandez to throw off mound for first time this since undergoing TJ surgery last May. Set to throw 15 FBs.

  • Giancarlo Stanton hit in scrimmage "It was expected at some point Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton would have to react to getting hit by a pitch, but he probably didn't think he'd be the victim of friendly fire. Stanton was plunked in the hip by a Henderson Alvarez fastball during an intrasquad scrimmage Saturday. To his..." February 28

  • Check Out Stanton's Strange New Helmet

    Miami Herald "When the slugger steps into a batting cage later today to face live pitching for the first time since he was struck down by a Mike Fiers pitch in September, he'll be wearing this custom-made helmet and face guard to prevent a repeat occurrence: The helmet was designed and manufactured for..." February 26

  • Why Ichiro is glad to be a Marlin — and away from Joe Girardi

    New York Post "Ichiro Suzuki is a proud man. At the age of 41, he is looking for a fresh start with a young, exciting team. Don’t count the old man out. A smiling Ichiro went through his first official workout with Miami on Tuesday. He is thrilled to be a Marlin, and although Ichiro will not say it, for he..." February 25

  • Marlins wouldn't say no, and neither could Ichiro Suzuki

    Fox Sports Florida "Future Hall of Famer Ichiro Suzuki knew the Marlins organization could be accommodating before signing a one-year deal with the team this offseason. As a member of the Seattle Mariners in 2011, Suzuki recalled when the then-"Florida" Marlins held a doubleheader at Safeco Field because of a..." February 24

  • Brewers, Marlins continue talking to K-Rod; deal should come soon "The Brewers and Marlins are continuing to talk to veteran free-agent closer Francisco Rodriguez, and he is expected to have a deal soon. Milwaukee hasn't named its closer, and K-Rod had a nice year for the Brewers in 2014, saving 44 games, posting his career best 0.985 WHIP and making his fifth..." February 24

  • Reds fire back in response to Mat Latos' comments about medical staff

    CBS 21 Harrisburg "Former Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos, who was traded to the Marlins in the offseason, had some pretty candid remarks about his former employer when talking with FOX Sports over the weekend. Latos indicated the Reds' medical staff rushed him back from knee surgery last spring. “It's kind of..." February 24

  • Hand, Phelps to prepare as starters

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Marlins' season-opening rotation in 2014 made it once around before the club required a sixth starter. A shoulder injury scratched Jacob Turner from his second scheduled outing, opening the door for Brad Hand. Hand along with offseason acquisition David Phelps will prepare as starters this..." February 21

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    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    The lone #Marlins pitcher not in camp is Kendry Flores, who will be another day or two due to visa issue.

  • 8d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    The #Marlins have definitely not closed the door on signing K-Rod.

  • Dan Haren happy with Marlins, sets aside retirement plans "RHP Dan Haren reported to spring training with the Marlins on Friday and put to rest any talk of retirement. The Dodgers traded Haren to the Marlins in December, and Haren was unhappy with the deal. The 34-year-old starting pitcher threatened to retire instead of reporting to the..." February 21

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    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Look for Jose Fernandez to throw off mound for first time on March 1. #Marlins #BaseballBegins

  • New Marlins 2B Dee Gordon motivated by breakout '14, offseason trade

    Fox Sports Florida "In 2014, Dee Gordon got the breakout season he had been seeking, the validation that he could be an everyday player in the big leagues. After making the National League All-Star team, Gordon closed out the year with a .289 average while leading the majors in both triples (12) and stolen bases..." February 17

  • Marlins re-sign Reed Johnson

    Hardball Talk "Veteran outfielder Reed Johnson has re-signed with the Marlins on a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training. For a long time Johnson was an ideal fourth outfielder who could handle all three spots defensively and knock around left-handed pitching, but now he’s 38 years old..." February 17

  • The Marlins have looked into Joba Chamberlain

    Hardball Talk "We have heard the Marlins linked to free agents Francisco Rodriguez and Phil Coke in recent weeks, but CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman hears that they have discussed another veteran arm for their bullpen. The market for Chamberlain has been remarkably quiet this offseason, but some of that has been his..." February 17

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    Mark Feinsand @FeinsandNYDN

    According to a source, David Phelps lost his arbitration case with the Marlins. Phelps had requested $1.875M; Marlins countered with $1.4M.

  • Yankees’ big plan to harness Nathan Eovaldi’s 100-mph heat

    New York Post "Michael Pineda had just turned 23 when the Yankees surrendered one of their top prospects, Jesus Montero, to get the young right-hander in pinstripes. Pineda was coming off a solid rookie season in Seattle and the Yankees were intrigued by his size and the fact he could throw hard. Three..." February 12

  • Report: Marlins to host 2017 All-Star Game

    The Score "The Midsummer Classic is coming to Miami. Marlins Park will be home of the 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald. It will mark the first time the event has ever been held in Miami and comes after a failed attempt to land the All-Star Game..." February 11

  • Marlins, lefty reliever Dunn agree to 2-year deal, avoid arbitration

    Fox Sports Florida "The Miami Marlins and reliever Mike Dunn agreed to a two-year deal Sunday to avoid arbitration. Dunn, who went 10-6 with a 3.16 ERA and 22 holds in 75 appearances (matching his career high) in 2014, is the lone returning left-handed arm in the bullpen after the Marlins dealt Dan Jennings to the..." February 09

  • Jose Fernandez could rejoin the Marlins as early as June 15 "Dan Haren is ready to be part of the Marlins' rotation and ace Jose Fernandez could be back as early as June 15, according to general manager Dan Jennings. Jennings addressed Haren and Fernandez on SiriusXM's MLB Network Radio on Sunday, and noted Miami still may add a reliever before Spring..." February 09

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    MLB Network Radio @MLBNetworkRadio

    Jennings on Dan Haren: "We've had conversation, he is preparing for spring training and he is looking forward to being a Miami Marlin."

  • 20d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    Nothing is imminent, but #Marlins have touched base w/ Scott Boras about K-Rod. Club may revisit.

  • 23d
    Bob Nightengale @BNightengale

    Mat Latos loses his arbitration case: He will receive $9.4 million from the #Marlins instead of $10.4 million he was seeking.

  • Pirates acquire Arquimedes Caminero from Marlins

    The Score "The Pittsburgh Pirates bolstered their bullpen depth Wednesday by acquiring right-hander Arquimedes Caminero from the Miami Marlins in exchange for cash considerations. Caminero, 27, was designated for assignment last week after logging just six relief appearances with the Marlins in 2014. The..." February 04

  • Stanton, Abreu faves to hit the most homers in 2015 "With Super Bowl XLIX in the books, bettors can begin to look elsewhere for their futures bets, including who will hit the most dingers in the 2015 MLB campaign. According to the Westgate LV Superbook sluggers Giancarlo Stanton, of the Miami Marlins and Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox, are..." February 04

  • Giancarlo Stanton planning to wear protective face guard when hitting this season

    Fox Sports Florida "More than four months have passed since Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton took a fastball to the face, prematurely ending his MVP-worthy season. Stanton, who sustained several facial fractures and dental damage Sept. 11, plans to wear a protective face guard when batting this..." February 03

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    Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick

    #Marlins should be wrapping up Ichiro signing in the next couple of days. He still needs to take his physical.

  • Shields market: Cards, Marlins lead possibilities "As a pitcher, James Shields is among the more predictable, even dependable, right-handers in the game. But as a free agent, to date he has been one giant mystery. Almost nothing useful about Shields' market has come out to this point (and there's less than a month to go until spring training!)...." January 25

  • 36d
    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Source: #Marlins indeed closing in on Ichiro, as @craigmish reported. Deal expected to be one year in $2M range.

  • 36d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Ichiro gets $2M on marlins deal. Pretty accomplished 4th OF.

  • 37d
    Jim Bowden @JimBowden_ESPN

    The Marlins continue to be involved and are closely monitoring James Shields Free Agent situation according to a source

  • Marlins don't expect Jose Fernandez to return before June

    Sporting News "Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, who is recovering from Tommy John surgery, most likely will return to the mound sometime after June 1, according to team owner Jeffrey Loria. Michael Hill, Marlins president of baseball operations, echoed Loria's sentiment. "We're still thinking June, July area,"..." January 22

  • Marlins open to multiyear deal with Ichiro Suzuki "The Marlins have intensified talks with 10-time All-Star outfielder Ichiro Suzuki and are open to a possible two-year deal, has learned. Multiple reports on Saturday said talks between the two sides were progressing. Miami is searching for a fourth outfielder, and the 41-year-old..." January 20

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    anthony fenech @anthonyfenech

    Don Kelly has signed a minor-league deal with the Marlins. Includes an invitation to spring training.

  • 41d
    Joe Frisaro @JoeFrisaro

    With Ichiro Suzuki 156 hits away from 3,000, #Marlins not ruling out a 2 yr deal with 10 time All-Star

  • 42d
    Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick

    The #marlins interest in free agent OF Ichiro Suzuki has begun to intensify, according to MLB sources.

  • 43d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    mat latos files at $10.4M, marlins at $9.4M

  • 43d
    Mark Sheldon @m_sheldon

    Arthur Rhodes, 45, hasn't pitched in big leagues since 2011. But I heard that he officially retired today. Was All-Star for #reds in 2010.

  • 44d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    Aaron crow, marlins settle at $1.975M

  • Report: Dan Haren will show up to spring training with the Marlins

    Hardball Talk "On Saturday, we learned the Marlins were still hoping Dan Haren would agree to show up at spring training despite his preference to pitch near his home on the West coast. Their hope has been rewarded. Per a report from Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, Haren will indeed attend spring training with the..." January 14

  • 46d
    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    nick masset agrees to minor-league deal with #marlins

  • Fourth outfield search wide open for Marlins "All options remain in play for the Marlins in their search for a fourth outfielder. There are at least four candidates, and no clear frontrunner. Free agents Nate Schierholtz and Ichiro Suzuki definitely are in the mix. But the list is deeper than these two. The organization is pretty much..." January 12

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    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Sources: Dan Haren plans to report to spring training with #Marlins.

  • Fourth outfield search wide open

    MLB Blogs "All options remain in play for the Marlins in their search for a fourth outfielder. There are at least four candidates, and no clear frontrunner. Free agents Nate Schierholtz and Ichiro Suzuki definitely are in the mix. But the list is deeper than these two. The organization is pretty much..." January 11

  • Door remains open for Haren to join Miami

    MLB Blogs "Don’t close the door on Dan Haren pitching for the Marlins just yet. I’m hearing rumblings that Miami hasn’t given up hope the 34-year-old will have a change of heart and ultimately report to Spring Training with the rest of the pitchers and catchers on Feb. 20. Perhaps with Spring Training..." January 11

  • 53d
    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    #SFGiants inquired to #Marlins about Dan Haren earlier this offseason, sources say. Talks occurred before Giants re-signed Jake Peavy.

  • Pedro, Big Unit, Smoltz, Biggio make Hall of Fame "Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were elected to the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers' Association of America on Tuesday. The three pitchers were voted in on their first time on the ballot, while Biggio was selected in his third year. Johnson received 97.3 percent..." January 06

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    clarkspencer @clarkspencer

    #Marlins have checked on Ichiro Suzuki as backup outfield option.

  • Haren not intending on joining Marlins

    MLB Blogs "Dan Haren has informed the Marlins that his preference remains to pitch out West, and for a team that has Spring Training in Arizona. The 34-year-old California native had been weighing his options sinced he was traded to Miami from the Dodgers on Dec. 10. If Miami cannot work out a trade, it..." January 04

  • Ozzie Guillen wants to manage again

    Hardball Talk "Ozzie Guillen was one-and-done in Miami, a victim of Jeff Loria’s weirdness, his own mouth and unmet expectations. But the guy brought Chicago its first World Series title in close to a century and was over .500 as a manager in nine seasons and it is weird that, since his departure from the..." December 30