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RAFAEL FURCAL RUMORS

Marlins place Rafael Furcal on 60-day DL again, make other moves

MIAMI -- The Miami Marlins selected infielder Jordany Valdespin's contract from Triple-A New Orleans while optioning first baseman Justin Bour to the Zephyrs and placing second baseman Rafael Furcal on the 60-day disabled list prior to Saturday's game against the San Francisco Giants. Valdespin, who was on the New York Mets' Opening Day roster in 2013, was scheduled to...
Via Fox Sports Florida
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Rafael Furcal to miss significant amount of time

getty images The Miami Marlins are not saying that second baseman Rafael Furcal is done for the season but they are calling his injury significant. Furcal very well will miss the rest of the season after straining his hamstring. The Florida Sun Sentinel reports that he tore part of the hamstring muscle behind his knee according to general manger Dan Jennings. “He’s done for quite...
Via Tireball.com
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Rafael Furcal back on DL

After only nine games since his return from injury on June 13, Miami Marlins second baseman Rafael Furcal is back on the disabled list. MLB.com's Joe Frisario reports that the Marlins have disabled Furcal because of a left hamstring strain, the same injury that had Furcal miss the Marlins' first 65 games.#Marlins Derek Dietrich recalled from NOLA. Rafael Furcal placed on...
Via MLB Injury News
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins second baseman Rafael Furcal leaves game with apparent leg injury

MIAMI -- Miami Marlins second baseman Rafael Furcal exited Saturday's game against the New York Mets with an apparent left leg injury after running out a double play in the third inning. Furcal, who started the season on the disabled list with a left hamstring strain, hit into a 6-4-3 double play. On his final stride before touching first base, he reached for his left leg. First...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Rafael Furcal reinstated from 60-day DL, ready to make Marlins debut

MIAMI -- Rafael Furcal will make his long-awaited Miami Marlins debut Friday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Furcal, who signed a one-year deal in the offseason to be the club's second baseman and leadoff hitter, was reinstated Friday after having been on the 60-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain and right groin strain. Since May 29, he played in 11 minor-league...
Via Fox Sports Florida
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins Injury Update: Rafael Furcal should return Friday

Veteran infielder Rafael Furcal is set to get back on a major league field for the first time since 2012, with the Miami Marlins preparing to activate him before Friday's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates. Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald reports that Furcal, now playing second base, is likely to replace rookie Justin Bour on the roster after Bour was optioned following...
Via MLB Injury News
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Rafael Furcal's injury has Cardinals rumor mill abuzz

With Rafael Furcal lost for the season, there has been a steady stream of rumors linking the Cardinals to every shortstop that is or could be available. Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe suggests that the Red Sox could trade Stephen Drew should Jose Iglesias prove ready.  The Cardinals pursued Drew this offseason, before losing out to Boston. Dan Szymborski of ESPN Insider says...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Can we really blame Rafael Furcal for the Cardinals shortstop mess?

With the latest setback for Rafael Furcal likely knocking him out for the early part of the season, if not longer, there has been a lot of vitriol spewed in Furcal's direction.  But is it really warranted? According to Jennifer Langosch, back in 2012, when he suffered the injury, Furcal was examined by team medical director George Paletta who diagnosed him with a grade 2 UCL...
Via Cardinals Fan in Cubs Land
March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Furcal finds fountain of youth

ST. LOUIS - Cardinals shortstop Rafael Furcal is playing like hes 25 again, spraying hits all over the field and making highlight reel defensive plays on a nightly basis. But the 34-year-olds body knows better. I dont feel young again, I feel old Furcal jokes. But Im working hard and trying to stay in shape and stay healthy and be at that same level as before. Its been an impressive...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
May 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Furcal hopes to stay healthy, hit better

Shortstop Rafael Furcal went from having the worst year of his career to the best when the Cardinals' magical run led them all the way to a World Series title. Furcal had two month-long stays on the disabled list before being traded to St. Louis and hit a career-worst .231 with the Dodgers and Cardinals. Despite winning his first World Series ring, Furcal hopes to stay healthy...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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