Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Picimg_mlb_mar_01_9ff6
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Miami Marlins have placed outfielder Emilio Bonifacio on the 15-day disabled list because of a sprained left thumb. Miami recalled outfielder Chris Coghlan and selected the contract of infielder Donovan Solano from Triple-A New Orleans prior to Sunday's game against the Indians. First baseman Gaby Sanchez, who was on the NL All-Star team last season, was optioned to New Orleans following Saturday's game. Infielder Omar Infante has returned to his native Venezuela because of a death in the family. Infante was in Sunday's lineup, but was replaced at second base by Donnie Murphy. Bonifacio, who leads the majors with 20 stolen bases, jammed his hand on a dive back to first base Friday. He then was thrown out by catcher Carlos Santana, the first time Bonifacio has been caught stealing this season. Bonifacio, a switch hitter, is batting .268. Sanchez was batting .197 with one homer and 11 RBIs.
MORE FROM YARDBARKER

Josh McDaniels not thinking about open head coaching jobs

Kobe Bryant on Temecula story: Mamba Army dont ‘f—‘ around

Jets make it official, announce firings of Rex Ryan, John Idzik

Report: WWE officials believe Brock Lesnar is returning to UFC

Lovie Smith denies Bucs tanked to secure #1 pick in 2015 Draft

Report: Jets will fire Rex Ryan, GM John Idzik on Monday

LIKE WHAT YOU SEE?
GET THE DAILY NEWSLETTER:

Braxton Miller has 'expressed interest' in Duke transfer?

Jim Harbaugh, 49ers mutually part ways

Mike Wallace benched for disciplinary reasons

Browns owner sends stern message to Johnny Manziel

Report: Ray Allen is leaning toward retirement

Ravens clinch playoff spot

Michigan students plan 'Khaki Out' to welcome Jim Harbaugh

A very early college football Top 25 for 2015

The five most pleasant surprises of 2014

10 takeaways from NFL Week 17

WATCH: Mike Tomlin goes after Reggie Nelson after game

WATCH: Ndamukong Suh steps on Aaron Rodgers

Nation's top recruit says he won't follow Jim Harbaugh

Eric Decker's wife was concerned about hubby's groin

WATCH: Lamar Miller has longest run in Dolphins history

WATCH: Pats fans serenade Pete Frates with 'Happy Birthday'

Harbaugh rumors affecting Mich. basketball ticket prices?

WATCH: Dez Bryant burns Redskins defender for TD

MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.

Kobe Bryant talks Temecula story

A very early CFB Top 25 for 2015

Five most pleasant surprises of 2014

Brock Lesnar returning to UFC?

WATCH: Suh steps on Aaron Rodgers

Browns owner sends message to Manziel

Ray Allen leaning toward retirement?

Ravens clinch playoff spot

Murray, Bryant set team records

Pats fans serenade Pete Frates

Browns to part ways with Josh Gordon?

Manziel was late after throwing party?

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.