Following rewarding year, Lucas aims to stay in MajorsMLB.com Updated 1 hour agoEd Lucas spent 10 years climbing an impossible mountain, and after reaching the summit, he finds himself clawing for any foothold he can find. Lucas, in camp with the Marlins this spring, won't allow himself to be satisfied after making it to the Majors…Upvote Share Tweet
Eovaldi works on curve, changeup in simulated gameMLB.com Updated 4 hours agoMarlins right-hander Nathan Eovaldi used Tuesday's simulated game on a back field at Roger Dean Stadium to change things up a bit.Upvote Share Tweet
Girardi: Panama trip won't disrupt normal springMLB.com Updated 5 hours agoThe Yankees' Grapefruit League schedule will be interrupted this coming weekend with a trip to Panama to play the two-game "Legend Series" against the Marlins. On both Saturday and Sunday, the Yanks will have one squad playing there and anothe…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated 7 hours agoThere is something about retrieving baseballs that is hard-wired into the psyche of all adult males. Maybe it's a vestige of our hunter-gatherer path, but even the sanest of men can't help but drop everything and goofily run after a $17 ball. It's a poo…Upvote Share TweetAfter a long drive went just foul, Giancarlo Stanton was determined to at least swing hard.Upvote Share Tweet
Giancarlo Stanton Crushed A Big-Ass Home Run Todaydeadspin.com Updated Mar 10 (yesterday)Your browser does not support iframes. This happened in the seventh inning of today's spring training game between the Marlins and the Mets. Can anybody mash a tater as hard as Giancarlo Stanton can? No, nobody can mash a tater as hard as Giancarlo Stan…Upvote Share Tweet
Menechino determined to drive home messageMLB.com Updated Mar 9 (2 days ago)The mission in Marlins' camp is getting the players to replicate and duplicate at the plate. Copy the good points, and repeat them when the swings matter. This is a message first-year hitting coach Frank Menechino is driving home every day.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox owner John Henry says Marlins ‘should apologize for regular season lineup’yahoo.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)The spring training flap between the Boston Red Sox and Miami Marlins appeared to reach a cordial conclusion when Boston general manager Ben Cherington apologized for sending a predominantly minor league lineup to Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, FL on Th…Upvote Share Tweet
Heyward, Upton Lead Braves in Tie With Marlinsnytimes.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)Jason Heyward went 3 for 3, Justin Upton drove in three runs with a single and a double, and an Atlanta Braves split squad tied the Miami Marlins 6-6 on Saturday in a game stopped after nine innings.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)The Marlins and the Braves agreed to end the game after nine innings with it tied at 6 on Saturday afternoon in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., but Atlanta got a strong showing at the plate when starter Freddy Garcia struggled.Upvote Share Tweet
Marlins opt to slate Fernandez for sim gameMLB.com Updated Mar 8 (3 days ago)The Marlins think All-Star pitcher Jose Fernandez has had enough of the Mets for now. The right-hander will throw a simulated game on Monday rather than face New York for the second time this spring.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Updated Mar 7 (4 days ago)CC Sabathia has been tabbed as the Yankees' starter for the first of their two exhibitions in Panama against the Marlins, and the left-hander is looking forward to reuniting with Mariano Rivera.Upvote Share TweetHenderson Alvarez retired all nine batters he faced in his first start since pitching a no-hitter on the final day last season, leading the Miami Marlins to a 7-3 victory over a Cardinals split-squad Friday.Upvote Share Tweet
Fashion nonsense: Salty steals pitcher's pantsESPN.com Updated Mar 7 (4 days ago)Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia liked the Miami fashion sense of pitcher Jose Fernandez so much that he stole the purple jeans and gold high-top sneakers the young pitcher wore to the ballpark.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox GM apologizes to Marlins for sending 'minor league' lineup to Grapefruit gameyahoo.com Updated Mar 7 (4 days ago)The Miami Marlins aren't the first club to grumble about an opponent sending a lineup of reserve players to a road game in the Grapefruit League. There's a rule — it might just be an "understanding" — that any spring lineup for a game that cou…Upvote Share Tweet
The Marlins Are "Outraged" Over The Red Sox's Spring Training Lineupdeadspin.com Updated Mar 6 (5 days ago)The Marlins are reportedly quite pissed that the Red Sox fielded barely any major leaguers for today's spring training matchup. I will get this out of the way so you needn't bother: Marlins fans are quite pissed that the Marlins field barely any major l…Upvote Share Tweet
Eovaldi Goes 2 Innings, Miami and Red Sox Tie 0-0nytimes.com Updated Mar 6 (5 days ago)Nathan Eovaldi was inefficient but effective Thursday.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Mar 5 (6 days ago)Jose Fernandez had trouble sleeping before his latest start.Upvote Share Tweet
Hughes Goes 2 2-3 in Twins' 3-1 Loss to Miaminytimes.com Updated Mar 4 (7 days ago)With one start, Minnesota Twins newcomer Phil Hughes is already making progress more quickly than a year ago.Upvote Share Tweet
Salty's homer helps Marlins overcome miscuesThe first home run of Spring Training was a big one for Jarrod Saltalamacchia. The blast in the fourth inning gave the Marlins the lead, and they went on to defeat the Twins, 3-1, on Tuesday at Roger Dean Stadium.Upvote Share Tweet
Solano-Lucas utility infield battle a close oneDeciding the Marlins' utility infield spot could come down to: "Can you top this?" Donovan Solano and Ed Lucas are frontrunners for the position, and choosing between the two will be one of the toughest decisions by management.Upvote Share Tweet
Top prospect Buxton gets first spring startByron Buxton already had come off the bench to play in four Grapefruit League games, but on Tuesday afternoon at Roger Dean Stadium, Twins manager Ron Gardenhire put his name atop the lineup to start against the Marlins.Upvote Share Tweet
Furcal finds footing at new spot with new teamFacing Josh Johnson in the first inning, Rafael Furcal christened baseball at the Marlins' new home. Now he has switched teams, signing as a free agent with the Marlins in the offseason. And after missing all of last year due to Tommy John surgery on hi…Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Mar 3Houston Astros left-hander Dallas Keuchel pitched so efficiently Monday that after he left the game, he went to the bullpen to get more work and threw a simulated inning.Upvote Share Tweet
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