Found May 05, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Nick Green
TEAMS: Miami Marlins
The Miami Marlins have sent infielder Nick Green to Triple-A New Orleans. Green was designated for assignment last week but cleared waivers. During Green’s brief stint at the big league level this year he compiled a .321/.344/.500 line in eight games. Green, 34, will likely return to the major league level at a later date for the Marlins. He appeared with the team in seven games last year.

Fernandez Wins First Ever

Jose Fernandez won his first Major League game on Saturday to snap a three game losing streak for the Miami Marlins as the team beat the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0.   Miami combined for a 1-hitter with that lone hit coming in the first inning.   The game also featured the first career home run for Marcell Ozuna who has hit safely in every game as a big leaguer thus far. Fernandez...

Miami Marlins Recall Catcher Kyle Skipworth From New Orleans

The Miami Marlins have recalled catcher Kyle Skipworth from their Triple-A New Orleans minor league affiliate. He is up to cover the roster spot that has been vacated for the next handful of days while Austin Kearns is on the bereavement list. In an unrelated transaction, the organization has outrighted infielder Nick Green to Triple-A New Orleans after having cleared waivers. ...

Miami Puts Up 14 Runs

The Miami Marlins’ offense has a big day on Sunday beating the Philadelphia Phillies by a final score of 14-2.   Miami scored nine runs in the first few innings and continued to add on as the game progressed.   The oddity of this outburst is Kevin Slowey was the starter and he had received the worst run support thus far.   With the ton of support, Slowey won his first game as...

Miami Marlins: Adeiny Hechavarria makes amazing diving stop

On Monday night, the Miami Marlins suffered a 5-0 loss to the San Diego Padres, but shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria continued to prove he belongs in the big leagues. The 24-year-old Cuban made a diving stop that has to be among the early leaders for defensive play of the year. Hechavarria ranged to his left, made a ridiculous diving snare of a Nick Hundley grounder, then pulled himself...

Report: Phillies Made ‘Multiple’ Inquiries About Giancarlo Stanton, But Marlins Said Slugger Is Not Available

Giancarlo Stanton‘s 2013 season is off to a rough start, but many teams would still love to pry the 23-year-old away from the Marlins. According to Jim Salisbury, the Phillies over the last several months have made “multiple” inquiries to the Marlins about Stanton’s availability, but they were told that he’s not available. The Marlins have been adamant about...

Kevin Slowey’s Winless Drought Comes To End

The last time that right-hand starting pitcher Kevin Slowey received a winning decision was on September 18, 2010. At least, that was the case. Slowey finally earned a win today, May 5, 2013, pitching seven scoreless innings against the Philadelphia Phillies, allowing two hits and walking a pair while striking out seven during the Miami Marlins 14-2 victory. Slowey has pitched...

Batting Stance Guy on Matt Diaz

Nobody puts baby in a corner. Nobody leans in the batter’s box like Matt Diaz. He makes baseball fun. Twitter: @BattingStanceG Related PostsBatting Stance Guy on Buster PoseyBatting Stance Guy on Martin PradoBatting Stance Guy on Michael Morse

Marlins 2, Phillies 0

Jose Fernandez pitched one-hit ball and struck out nine in seven dominant innings, leading the Miami Marlins over the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Saturday night for his first win in the majors. Marcell Ozuna hit his first career homer and Chris Valaika connected for the first time in three years to stop Cole Hamels (1-4). Fernandez (1-2) allowed just a single by Freddy Galvis up...

Marlins 14, Phillies 2

Adeiny Hechavarria hit a grand slam and a bases-loaded triple off beleaguered Philadelphia Phillies starter Roy Halladay, driving in seven runs for the Miami Marlins in their 14-2 victory Sunday. Kevin Slowey (1-2) pitched seven shutout innings for his first win since September 2010. He allowed two hits while striking out seven and walking two. The right-hander had been winless...

Fernandez dominant to beat Phillies for first win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Jose Fernandez pitched one-hit ball and struck out nine in seven dominant innings, leading the Miami Marlins over the Philadelphia Phillies 2-0 Saturday night for his first win in the majors. Marcell Ozuna hit his first career homer and Chris Valaika connected for the first time in three years to stop Cole Hamels (1-4). The 20-year-old Fernandez (1-2) allowed...

Fernandez, Marlins Blank Phillies, 2-0.

Final: Marlins 2, Phillies 0. WP: Jose Fernandez (1-2, 3.48 ERA) LP: Cole Hamels (1-4, 4.34 ERA) SV: Steve Cishek (4) Marlins' rookie, Jose Fernandez, was essentially unhittable tonight.  He retired 17 consecutive batters at one point in the game, as his only hit allowed in seven shutout innings of work was to Freddy Galvis in the bottom of the first inning.  He struck out...

Fernandez Ks 9 as Fish Blank Phils

Jose Fernandez dominated the Phils and combined with two other relievers on a one-hit shutout of the Phils. Ks PILE UP On the eve of Cinco De Mayo, the Phillies 3-4-5 hitters (Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, and Delmon Young) combined for seven Ks, including a Golden Sombrero from the Big Piece. Only two Phils starters (Carlos Ruiz, Ben Revere) did not strike out in last night’s affair...

Marlins-Padres Preview

The Miami Marlins are coming off their best offensive performance in three seasons. They may need to deliver a similar effort against the San Diego Padres the way left-hander Wade LeBlanc has been struggling. LeBlanc will make his first start against his former team - and first at Petco Park as a visitor - Monday night when these last-place clubs begin a three-game set. Backed...

Cole Hamels takes the mound for third game vs. Miami

The Phillies try for their third straight win Saturday as they send Cole Hamels to the mound against Jose Fernandez and the struggling Miami Marlins. Hamels (1-3, 4.78 ERA) will get a rematch with Fernandez a few weeks after tossing six innings of one-run ball with five strikeouts in a...

Gameday: Phillies (14-17) vs. Marlins (9-22)

Miami Marlins (9-22) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (14-17) Kevin Slowey (0-2, 2.15 ERA) vs. Roy Halladay (2-3, 6.75) TIME: 2:35 PM, Citizens Bank Park TV: PHL 17 Weather: 63, clear Media: Twitter and Facebook Doc Halladay attempts to win the series for the Phils, looking to bounce back versus the Fish after one of the worst starts of career against the Indians. Against current Marlins...
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