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HENDERSON ALVAREZ RUMORS

Giving Carlos Martinez the Pitch-Comp Treatment

This is clearly a toy I love playing around with. Please just don’t ask me what it means. I don’t know what it means to say that Henderson Alvarez almost has Felix Hernandez‘s changeup. It’s just a statistical observation, like any other. This is all way too new for me to know if it has […]
Via Fangraphs
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Henderson Alvarez Almost Has Felix’s Changeup

Felix Hernandez‘s changeup is one of the best pitches in baseball. How can we actually know this? You could, if you wanted, look at the assigned run values. Those’ll tell you what happened on Felix’s changeups, specifically. But, those run values get complicated, since all pitches are inter-related. One pitch has an effect on another […]
Via Fangraphs
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins: Alvarez’s return improves playoff chances

The return of starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez to the Miami Marlins’ starting pitching rotation drastically improves the team’s chances of making the postseason, as the game on Saturday, Aug. 16 showed. Miami’s offense managed only two runs, but with Alvarez on the mound it was enough as the Marlins won 2-1. Arizona got three hits and the run that Alvarez allowed during the...
Via isportsweb.com
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins notes: Henderson Alvarez hoping to return against Diamondbacks

MIAMI -- A day after being placed on the disabled list with right shoulder inflammation, Miami Marlins All-Star right-hander Henderson Alvarez aims for a return on the next homestand. Alvarez, who had begun feeling pain in Atlanta on July 24, is eligible to come off the DL on Aug. 14 against the Arizona Diamondbacks. "The day before it started to hurt, but I kept pitching and doing...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins place Henderson Alvarez on DL with shoulder inflammation

MIAMI -- The Miami Marlins placed All-Star right-hander Henderson Alvarez on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive July 30) with right shoulder inflammation prior to Friday's game against the Cincinnati Reds. Alvarez is 8-5 with a 2.48 ERA (fourth in the National League) over 22 starts. He had become Miami's de facto ace ever since Jose Fernandez underwent Tommy John surgery. "He...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Henderson Alvarez leaves game with injury

MIAMI -- Miami Marlins All-Star right-hander Henderson Alvarez exited Saturday's game against the San Francisco Giants with two outs in the third inning with a left shin contusion and is listed as day-to-day. Joe Panick sent a first-pitch, 90 mph fastball back at Alvarez. The line drive appeared to hit his left leg before also making contact with his right. Alvarez kept with the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Henderson Alvarez uses elaborate windup for first pitch (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Miami Marlins starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez used an elaborate windup as part of his first pitch to open up Friday night's game against the New York Mets.Alvarez apparently does this for each of his starts, and only for the very first pitch of the game. As strange as it may look, it seems to be working for him, as Alvarez pitched 6 1/3 shutout...
Via Holdout Sports
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Week 11 MLB Waiver Wire: Henderson Alvarez not getting deserved respect

Henderson Alvarez: (SP,MIA,22% owned): 22 percent? Are you joking? Alvarez threw a no-hitter against the Tigers last year. The Tigers. Last year he pitched 102.2 innings and only gave up 2 homers. He hasn’t allowed a single run in each of his last three starts. His next start comes against the Chicago Cubs who, let’s face it, don’t have a lot of firepower. He doesn’t do anything...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Henderson Alvarez throws an 88 pitch shutout and more (June 3 twitter news and notes)

Fantasy Sports Locker Room takes a closer look at last night’s Fantasy Baseball News and Notes from around the majors – Twitter style. Let’s start off in Miami where Henderson Alvarez pitched another gem of a game. The fewest pitches ever thrown in a #Marlins 9 inning shutout: Henderson Alvarez, June 3rd, 2014 – 88 pitches — Miami Marlins (@Marlins) June 4, 2014 On the...
Via Fantasy Sports Locker Room
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Henderson Alvarez brings wife, child from Venezuela

JUPITER, Fla. -- Marlins pitcher Henderson Alvarez has brought his wife and infant daughter to Miami from Caracas, Venezuela, to keep them away from the violent and deadly protests in his native country. Alvarez says twice his 2-month-old daughter was affected by tear gas being used to quell violent protests across the country that have left eight people dead and more than 100 injured...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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