Would the Marlins select this talented pitcher with the No. 16 overall pick if he’s still on the board? Overview Position: LHP Height: 6’3″ Weight: 220 pounds School: Kansas State Jordan Wicks is a left-handed pitcher from Conway, Arkansas and plays for the Kansas State Wildcats.
The Marlins passed their first big test of the season by winning a series against the measuring stick in their division. Ronald Acuña Jr. and his teammates celebrated wildly as he crossed the plate for the ninth time in a four game series, giving the Braves a 7-6 win to cap off the series with the Marlins.
In the early going, the 23-year-old is showing why he was so highly regarded as a prospect. Thinking back to Spring Training, Jazz Chisholm Jr. won the second-base job over Isan Díaz, the former Marlins Minor League Player of the Year.
In the penultimate meeting of a four game series against the three-time defending NL East victors the Atlanta Braves, similar trends that have bugged Miami in the wee-hours of the 2021 season reared their ugly head again.
Marté began the season as one of the hottest hitters for the Marlins. He’s crushing in his contract year! Right after the 2020 World Series, the Marlins faced a decision on whether to exercise Starling Marté’s team option for 2021 or not.
The Marlins won a slugfest thanks to their biggest free agent pick-up. After years of dreading matchups against the Atlanta Braves and the notorious “Marlins killers” throughout their lineup, it seems the roles have been reversed in Miami’s favor.
A wide-ranging discussion about Jazz Chisholm Jr., Trevor Rogers and the other Marlins top prospects as well as a look-ahead to July’s MLB Draft. The Fish Stripes podcast takes a break from the 2-6 Marlins major league team to focus on the future.
The 59th anniversary of the New York Mets first contest in franchise history bore some parallels to that inaugural game. A matchup against the St. Louis Cardinals on April 11, 1962 at Busch Stadium I - an 11-4 loss highlighted by a 3-3 day from Mr.