Lucas injury makes Solano demotion short-lived

A dejected Donovan Solano departed the Marlins' minor league complex in street clothes Thursday morning. Team officials had just informed him he would be opening the season at Triple-A New Orleans. About six hours later, Solano learned his season-opening assignment had changed. Earmarked for a reserve infielder spot on the club's 25-man roster, Ed Lucas instead is headed...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins option OF Marisnick, IF Solano to Triple-A

JUPITER, Fla. -- The Miami Marlins' opening-day roster continued to take shape Thursday morning before the team's final home Grapefruit League game. Miami optioned outfielder Jake Marisnick and infielder Donovan Solano to Triple-A New Orleans (Pacific Coast League) after close races for roster spots. Marisnick competed with Marcell Ozuna for the starting center-field job...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Solano takes lumps, strikes back for Marlins in DH split

If the first pitch that plunked Donovan Solano didn't get his attention the second one high off his left shoulder certainly did. The third time the Marlins' second baseman stepped up against Carlos Torres he wasted no time striking back. Solano smacked the second pitch of the sixth inning into the Party City Deck in left-center at Citi Field. Solano was a catalyst with...
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September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Donovan Solano excels around field as Marlins beat Mets

NEW YORK (AP) -- Donovan Solano got some payback after he was hit by two pitches, launching a home run and making two terrific defensive plays that sent Henderson Alvarez and the Miami Marlins past the New York Mets 3-0 in the opener of a doubleheader Saturday. Logan Morrison drove in two runs, one on a line drive off the right wrist of Frank Francisco that knocked the oft-injured...
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Baserunning derpness: Logan Morrison, Donovan Solano both slide into third (video)

The past two seasons for the Miami Marlins — the first two in the team’s garish new ballpark — have been as a whole unmitigated disasters. The gamble to hire Ozzie Guillen in an effort to drum up interest ended up not paying off with the volatile skipper being fired after a terrible 69-93 season. […]The post Baserunning derpness: Logan Morrison, Donovan Solano both slide...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Two Marlins slide into third base at same time

Your browser does not support iframes. The Miami Marlins were involved in a possibly unprecedented baserunning gaffe as two runners slid into the same base at the same time during Wednesday night's game in Washington. It happened in the top of the sixth inning with Marlins runners Logan Morrison on third and Donovan Solano on first. Marlins batter Adeiny Hechavarria hit a...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

The Miami Marlins’ Season, Summed Up In One .Gif

At the time of this posting, the Miami Marlins are 49-82, which is good enough for the second-worst record in Major League Baseball. Wednesday night, the Marlins may have reached their nadir, as Logan Morrison and Donovan Solano pulled off a rare display of ineptness: the double slide into third. This is a franchise that has multiple World Series titles. Multiple. [TheBigLead] Article...
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August 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Wild pitch, Donovan Solano HR help Marlins reign 5-3

DENVER (AP) -- Rob Brantly scored on a wild pitch to break up a scoreless game in the eighth inning, Donovan Solano homered in a four-run ninth, and the Miami Marlins overcame a 93-minute rain delay to beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3 on Thursday. The Rockies, who dropped three of four to the Marlins, lost slugger Carlos Gonzalez after the third inning when he aggravated a sprain of...
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July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton to begin rehab at Jupiter

Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton was scheduled to begin a rehab assignment Tuesday night with Class A Jupiter of the Florida State League, reported. The web site said Marlins second baseman Donovan Solano and first baseman Joe Mahoney also would begin rehab assignments. Stanton has been on the disabled list since April 30 after suffering a strained right hamstring...
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June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins put Solano on 15-day DL, move Alvarez to 60-day DL

Injured Miami Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez was moved to the 60-day disabled list Tuesday after second baseman Donovan Solano was put on the 15-day DL with a rib injury.Solano missed three straight games with an intercostal issue before being put on the DL following Monday nights loss at San Diego.Alvarez, acquired in the offseason from Toronto, went on the disabled list...
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May 07, 2013  |  Discuss

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