Found March 11, 2013 on Fox Sports Florida:
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) --Christian Yelich is making the Miami Marlins think about his role this year. The Marlins' top position prospect spoiled Jon Lester's five sharp innings, hitting a two-run homer with two outs in the ninth that lifted Miami to an 8-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Monday. Yelich is hitting .375 this spring with three homers and 11 RBIs in 14 games. "Hopefully I'm leaving a good impression, obviously," Yelich said. "I have no idea what's going to happen. It's completely out of my control." Yelich and Miami's top overall prospect, right-hander Jose Fernandez, both came to spring training projected to start the season at Double-A. Marlins hitting coach Tino Martinez recently said about Yelich, "He's ready." Rookie manager Mike Redmond defers to his bosses when asked if Yelich could be on the opening-day roster. "They might come down and tell me to quit playing him," Redmond said with a laugh. &qu...
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