Hardball Talk "Placido Polanco who hasn’t played since being hit in the helmet by a pitch Friday has been placed on the seven-day concussion disabled list by the Marlins. Polanco has spent all season as Miami’s primary third baseman despite hitting just .253 with one homer and a .600 OPS in 343 plate..." August 19
The Marlins are gauging interest in Juan Pierre and Placido Polanco.
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Miami Marlins third baseman Placido Polanco was scratched from Wednesday’s lineup against the Cardinals. Polanco last weekend sat out due to back spasms, but he anticipated being ready by Wednesday. He felt fine hitting. The problem was throwing. “It might be more like an oblique,” said..." March 07