STEVE CISHEK RUMORS & GOSSIP

Notebook: Steve Cishek starts 2014 much like he ended 2013

MIAMI -- There's a difference between pitching in spring training and regular season games. Look no further than Marlins closer Steve Cishek. The 27-year-old struggled in Grapefruit League action, allowing eight runs -- six earned -- on 13 hits over 10 innings for a 2-0 record and 5.40 ERA. Most of the time, he entered during the middle innings rather than in save situations...
Via Fox Sports Florida
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Marlins players want to help honor Rivera's legacy

JUPITER, Fla. -- Growing up in Falmouth, Mass., every time Steve Cishek saw New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera enter for a save, he knew the game was over. ''He's one of those Yankees players that even though you're a die-hard Red Sox fan you can't hate him,'' said Cishek, who would watch with his father. ''He's just an awesome dude and...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Steve Cishek missed Tuesday bullpen session with sore neck

Miami Marlins closer Steve Cishek had to stop his Tuesday morning workouts early, and he missed his bullpen session on Tuesday due to a sore neck. The Sun-Sentinel's Marlins beat writer Juan Rodriguez tweeted the news late Tuesday morning.#Marlins closer Steve Cishek cut short workout before scheduled bullpen session. Sore neck.— Juan C. Rodriguez (@JCRMarlinsbeat) February...
Via Sports Injury Alert
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Faith gets Marlins closer Steve Chisek through tough times

Faith plays a big part in Marlins closer Steve Cishek's life. When he struggled during the first two months of the 2013 season his faith seemed to waver along with his confidence. As the Marlins went 14-41 heading into June, Cishek had recorded five saves, three losses, a hold and a blown save. In seven separate outings he surrendered a run. After consecutive appearances in which...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Jose Fernandez, Steve Cishek share NL weekly honor

A day after teaming up to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates, Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez and closer Steve Cishek were named co-winners of the National League Player of the Week Award on Monday. Fernandez went 2-0 with a 2.40 ERA during the week. He allowed two runs and five hits in both starts -- seven innings at Colorado on Tuesday night and eight innings against Pittsburgh on Sunday...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins Ryan Webb, Mike Dunn, Not Steve Cishek, Likely to be Dealt

While most teams wonder what happens with hot-pitching Marlins’ pitcher, Ricky Nolasco, the Marlins are just as likely to deal some relievers at the trade deadline as they often do around this time.The popular rumor was they would trade closer, Steve Cishek, since Miami does not have any interest in competing this season and can take advantage of numerous teams with reliever needs...
Via Baseball News Source
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox Rumors: Boston interested in Steve Cishek

The Red Sox are thin in the bullpen now since Joel Hanrahan got hurt and Andrew Bailey hasn't returned to form since his injury. The Red Sox now have interest in trading for one of the games more underrated closers. A report from Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe says that the Red Sox are interested in Miami Marlins reliever Steve Cishek. Cishek, right now is one of the...
Via MLB Injury News
June 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Steve Cishek takes away positives from WBC

JUPITER, Fla. Other than Team USAs disappointing second-round elimination, Steve Cishek took away nothing but positives from the World Baseball Classic. It was amazing, the Miami Marlins closer said Tuesday of playing in the WBC. Its probably the best baseball experience Ive had. Obviously, Ive never made it to the playoffs. Im assuming thats what it would feel like at least thats...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Cishek Bails Fish Out Again

Two of the biggest stories this season for the Miami Marlins had new chapters added to them as Heath Bell blew another save before Steve Cishek won his fourth game.   The Marlins were 9-8 winners in twelve innings over the San Diego Padres on Friday in a game that ended at nearly 3 AM on the East Coast.    The win was the fourth in a row for the fish who are now 12-14 on the...
Via MarlinsBaseball.com
May 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Cishek Saves The Day

The Miami Marlins won Wednesday’s game against the San Francisco Giants in ten innings by a score of 3-2.    Heath Bell’s frustrating season continued with issues in the ninth inning before Steve Cishek entered and worked out of the jam.    The win was the second in a row for Miami and moved the team to 10-14 on the season. Carlos Zambrano pitched well enough to win and...
Via MarlinsBaseball.com
May 03, 2012  |  Discuss
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