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CHRISTIAN YELICH RUMORS

Jake Marisnick will get the squeeze when Christian Yelich returns from the DL

Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich will return from the disabled list on Sunday, and when he does, he’ll take back his spot in left field, while Marcell Ozuna will slide back to center field, MLB.com’s Joe Frisaro reports. As a result, Jake Marisnick — who has been playing in center field with Yelich absent — will be squeezed out and could even be sent back to Triple-A....
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins notes: Christian Yelich returns from DL, plays against Athletics

MIAMI -- As expected, Miami Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich came off the 15-day disabled list for Sunday's series finale against the Oakland Athletics. Yelich, who exited after one inning June 13 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, felt discomfort in his lower back and sat out a few days before going on the DL. Sunday marked the first game he was eligible to return. The 22-year...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Christian Yelich activated

On June 16, Miami Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich was placed on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to June 14 with a lower back strain. He played for Triple-A New Orleans on Thursday and went 1-for-5 with a home run and four RBI's. He will take the place of Jake Marisnick who has been playing in Yelich's absence. Marisnick has struggled in 47 plate appearances. He...
Via MLB Injury News
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Christian Yelich set to be activated Sunday

The Miami Marlins lost in the 14th inning last night to the Philadelphia Phillies by the score of 5-3. Chase Utley hit a walk-off home run off Chris Hatcher, who took the loss. The Marlins lost despite home runs from Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Giancarlo Stanton and Marcell Ozuna. With the bad news of the loss comes some good news on the injury front, as left fielder Christian Yelich...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins notebook: Christian Yelich could be placed on DL

MIAMI -- With right-hander Nathan Eovaldi flying out to Houston for the birth of his first child, the Miami Marlins placed him on the paternity list and recalled righty Sam Dyson from Triple-A New Orleans prior to Sunday's finale against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Dyson went 1-1 with a 2.66 ERA and one save in 20 1/3 innings for the Zephyrs. He missed some time when he and teammate...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Christian Yelich exits with back tightness

Miami Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich left last night's extra-innings loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates after experiencing back tightness. MLB.com's Joe Frisaro tweeted that the diagnosis is a lower back strain:Just announced Yelich has a lower back strain #Marlins #Pirates— Joe Frisaro (@JoeFrisaro) June 13, 2014According to Juan C. Rodriguez of the Sun Sentinel, Yelich...
Via Sports Injury Alert
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Christian Yelich leaves game vs. Pirates with lower back strain

MIAMI -- Miami Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich exited Friday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates with a lower back strain and is listed as day-to-day. Yelich appeared to aggravate it while running out his grounder to short in the first inning. He was shown rubbing his lower back in the dugout before being tended to by training staff. Reed Johnson entered as a defensive...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Notebook: Sweet swing helping Christian Yelich bounce back from slump

PHILADELPHIA -- Marlins left fielder Christian Yelich earned a reputation over the years for his consistent and easy swing. From high school to the minors to last season's stint in the majors, Yelich hit .275 or better. So when he opened the 2014 season 2 for 14 with just one RBI, Yelich didn't panic. The left-handed hitter faced three southpaw starters and would even sit...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins Prospects Christian Yelich and Jake Marisnick Called Up

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 will signal the debut for two top prospects in the Miami Marlins organization, and both happen to be outfielders. One of them is sweet-swinging lefty Christian Yelich, whom the Marlins drafted in the first round of 2010, and the other is Jake Marisnick, one of the main pieces that came back from the big trade this past off-season with the Toronto Blue Jays...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss

30 Prospects in 30 Days: Christian Yelich – OF – Miami Marlins

21 year-old Christian Yelich is an outstanding young outfield prospect for the Miami Marlins. Listed at 6’4 189 pounds, Yelich has what scout Keith Law called “the prettiest swing in the minors.” Yelich is a very intriguing prospect because despite his young age, he has an advanced bat (as showcased by his Spring Training outburst so far) – slash line of .364/.451/.818! Although...
Via The Fantasy Fix
March 25, 2013  |  Discuss
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