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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...
Via Fox Sports Florida
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Henderson Alvarez exits

Henderson Alvarez of the Miami Marlins left Saturday’s game against the San Francisco Giants in the 3rd inning due to a left shin contusion after getting hit on a come backer by Joe Panik. Sam Dyson came into relief for Alvarez, according to Henry Schulman of SF Gate. Left shin contusion for Alvarez. #sfgiants.— Henry Schulman (@hankschulman) July 20, 2014 #452045480 / gettyimages...
Via MLB Injury News
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins righty Henderson Alvarez makes NL All-Star for first time

Miami Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez was named a National League All-Star for the first time on Saturday. Alvarez will replace Washington Nationals righty Jordan Zimmermann, who exited his Friday start with a biceps cramp. The 24-year-old is 6-4 with a 2.63 ERA (sixth best in the NL) in 19 starts. Until his rough outing Friday against the New York Mets when he allowed a season...
Via Fox Sports Florida
10 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Miami Marlins Pitcher Henderson Alvarez Scared of Bunting?

Pitchers are not typically great hitters. They aren't expected to be, but they are still baseball players. They should be familiar with how to do all of the basics--you know, like swing a bat, lay down a bunt, and most of stay standing in the batter's box.It looks like Marlins pitcher Henderson Alvarez may need a refresher on bunting.via SNYBack in my little league days when...
Via FatManWriting
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins at New York Mets game preview

Henderson Alvarez's outstanding stretch has already put him in the Miami Marlins' record books, but it's not sending him to the All-Star game. The Marlins are looking for an 11th straight win with Alvarez on the mound as he attempts to continue his dominance of the New York Mets in the opener of a three-game set at Citi Field on Friday night. Alvarez (6-3, 2.27 ERA) is...
Via Fox Sports Florida
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Alvarez leads Marlins to 8-4 win against Cardinals

It has become a perfect constant for the Marlins: Henderson Alvarez starts on the mound, they win. Such was the case again Sunday as the Marlins beat the Cardinals 8-4 at Busch Stadium to win their first series in St. Louis since 2009 and their second here in 11 years. The Marlins won their 10th consecutive game started by Alvarez, surpassing the franchise mark previously also...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Alvarez dazzles as Marlins down Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Henderson Alvarez worked seven stingy innings and started the key rally with the first of his career-best three hits, helping the Miami Marlins beat the St. Louis Cardinals 8-4 Sunday to take two of three from their spring training partners. Casey McGehee extended his hitting streak to a career-high 13 games with an RBI single in the first. Marcell Ozuna had a two...
Via Fox Sports Florida
16 days ago  |  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...
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

Marlins' Alvarez shuts down Rays, extends scoreless streak to 21 innings

MIAMI -- Miami Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez wanted to go the distance in Tuesday night's 1-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays at Marlins Park. ''I told (pitching coach Chuck Hernandez) I was ready for the ninth inning and thankfully I attacked the zone and the batters swung early,'' Alvarez said in Spanish. Said manager Mike Redmond: ''He was dominating...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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