ADEINY HECHAVARRIA RUMORS
With runners on the corners, Miami Marlins pitcher Tom Koehler took a Chris Carter line drive off his back, but rather than hitting him square, it ricocheted up in the air just beyond second base where shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria was waiting to catch it. Your typical 1-6 liner-pop-out putout.
Koehler stayed in the game.
When the Miami Marlins acquired shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria in the 2012 blockbuster trade with the Toronto Blue Jays, the organization saw him as the club's long-term shortstop.
Since, Hechavarria has played in 235 games. This year, his average has gone up nearly 50 points to .272.
His defensive plays, which frequent the highlight reel, are typical of him.
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The Miami Marlins overcame a 4-1 deficit by scoring three in the sixth and two in the ninth on Saturday to defeat the St. Louis Cardinals by the score of 6-5. The win improved the Marlins to 42-45 on the season, third in the National League East. Shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria played in his first rehab game on Friday, and was surprisingly activated from the disabled list after Saturday...
Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retro June 21) with a right triceps strain prior to Wednesday's game in Philadelphia.
Hechavarria, who has not played since last Friday, experienced soreness in his right elbow during warm-up tosses last Saturday before batting practice. He was a late scratch. Ed Lucas has started each game since...
MIAMI -- Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria was a scratch from Saturday's game against the New York Mets with a sore right elbow and is listed as day to day.
Manager Mike Redmond said he was not worried because Hechavarria has dealt with this off and on since last season.
"He's had the same recurring thing from last year," Redmond said following Saturday...
Adeiny Hechavarria leads Miami with a .393 batting average. (Alan Tompas)
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MIAMI -- The Marlins scored double-digit runs on Opening Night, and the bottom of the order played a huge role in that production.
Marcell Ozuna and Adeiny Hechavarria both collected three hits in the seventh and eighth spots, respectively.
Hechavarria, who finished last in batting average (.227) among 17 qualifying major-league shortstops last season, went 3 for 4 with two runs...
The Marlins put shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria on the 15-day disabled list with a sore throwing arm before the start of their four-game series against the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday.
Hechavarria hurt his right arm just above the elbow while making a throw and was scratched from Wednesday's game. He got an MRI that found no significant injury. Manager Mike Redmond said it should...
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April 18, 2013
Toronto Blue Jays third baseman Adeiny Hechavarria did a cartwheel in order to keep himself from falling to the ground during Thursday's game in the Rogers Centre against the Chicago White Sox.
It happened in the top of the eighth inning as Dewayne Wise hit a pop fly into foul territory on the third base side. Hechavarria briefly took his eye off the ball to see how close...
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GOLD MEDAL EFFORT
Although, we are a couple days removed from the Summer Olympics, that doesn't mean we won't see some gymnastic types moves in Major League Baseball. Check out Toronto's Adeiny Hechavarria making a great foul ball catch against the Chicago White Sox. After making the play, Adeiny loses his balance and does a mini-cartwheel: Your browser does not support iframes.