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Carlos Zambrano had his worst start as a member of the Miami Marlins thus far in Wednesday’s 6-3 loss to the Houston Astros. The loss is insignificant but the worrisome part was the five walks allowed by Zambrano. With only one start to go before the regular season, the veteran will look to turn things around against the New York Yankees at Marlins Park in five days.
The Marlins had hoped for Zambrano to work deep into the game but due to his wildness, he was only able to last four innings. The Astros also put together three runs on five hits against Zambrano. Beau Jones did not fare any better out of the bullpen allowing three runs in only one inning of work. Jones will not make the team but may serve as pitching depth in the minor leagues. Wade LeBlanc worked a scoreless inning of relief, and remains a question mark for an Opening Night roster spot. While his Spring warrants a spot, the team may opt to option him to AAA where he can work as a starter. Edward Mujica...
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KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Lucas Harrell gave up one unearned run in five innings for the Houston Astros on Wednesday in a 6-3 victory over the Miami Marlins.
Making a late bid for a spot in the Astros' rotation, Harrell scattered three hits and walked none in his first start of the spring.
Marlins starter Carlos Zambrano walked five in four innings for the Marlins.
Marlins’ outfielder Logan Morrison is known for his twitter antics, which got him demoted to the minor league last season.
Today he commented on the team’s controversial home run feature that is basically a conglomeration of moving fish and flashing rainbow colors.
Seizure or not, this thing is an embarrassment.
The Miami Marlins have released outfielder Aaron Rowand according to Joe Frisaro of MLB.com. The Marlins signed him back in December 2011.
Rowand hit .233/.274/.347 with 4 HR's and 21 RBI's in 331 AB's with the Giants in 2011 before he was released in September. The 34-year old is a career .273/.330/.435 hitter with 136 HR's and 536 RBI's in 4374 AB's throughout...
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) -- Jose Reyes had two hits and Heath Bell pitched a hitless inning to earn his first save for the Miami Marlins, who beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 in an exhibition game on Tuesday.
Bell, who signed a 27 million, three-year contract with the Marlins over the winter, struck out two and walked none.
Ricky Nolasco pitched 6 1-3 innings to become the first Miami...
As the comments on my last post prove, a clear issue with the video released Monday of the new Miami Marlins home run sculpture coming to life was the lack of stadium celebration music being played in the background. Without it, we weren't getting the full "Marlins Park experience" with their brand new, beyond-unique home run feature.
I heard your complaints and took...
I’m currently in Jupiter, Florida, as a guest both of (a) my 91-year-old grandfather and (a) the Miami Marlins of Florida. Today was Day 2 of 3 of my time here. I’ll be spending time on the backfields, watching some minor-league games and providing mediocre analysis on same.
Today, I watched mostly the Low-A game between the Marlins and Mets — or, alternately, the Greensboro...
As Spring Training winds down, the always entertaining, often illuminating and frequently controversial Ozzie Guillen is currently settling into his role as the brand new Miami Marlins manager. He recently engaged in a Twitter interview with GQ writer Dan Hyman to discuss a multitude of topics baseball-related and otherwise, but by far the most [...]
From the CPL
The Morehead City Marlins have officially launched their new website and catchphrase in advance of the highly anticipated 2012 season.
The Marlins have teamed up with PrestoSports, a Maryland based sports web design company, for a fresh new and interactive page design, so fans may now easily navigate in style.
“PrestoSports is very excited to be partners...
Heath Bell pitched a hitless inning to earn his first save for the Miami Marlins, who beat the Washington Nationals 3-1 in an exhibition game on Tuesday.
Bell, who signed a $27 million, three-year contract with the Marlins over the winter, struck out two and walked none.
Ricky Nolasco pitched 6 1-3 innings to become the first Miami starter to reach the seventh this spring. He allowed...
JUPITER, Fla. (AP) Anibal Sanchez put to rest any questions about the Miami Marlins' rotation.
Sanchez allowed a run in five innings, including Carlos Beltran's second homer, and the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 Thursday.
Sanchez had been limited to three starts this spring because of a sore shoulder. He gave up two hits and a walk.
Matt Holliday walked...
I’m currently in Jupiter, Florida, as a guest both of (a) my 91-year-old grandfather and (a) the Miami Miarlins of Florida. Today was Day 1 of 3 of my time here. I’ll be spending time on the backfields, watching some minor-league games and providing mediocre analysis on same.
Today, I watched mostly the High-A game between the Marlins and Cardinals — or, alternately, the Jupiter...
I’m currently in Jupiter, Florida, as a guest both of (a) my 91-year-old grandfather and (a) the Miami Marlins of Florida. Today was the third and final day on the backfields here, and what follows represents the third and final installment of mediocre analysis on same. (Read Day 1 and Day 2.)
Today, I watched mostly the Double-A game between the Cardinals and Marlins — or, alternately...