Chicago White Sox
Ricky Nolasco was pretty good Saturday night. The way the Marlins are playing, though, he needs to be nearly unhittable.
Even though John Danks is about to begin his seventh season in the majors, he admits he will have some nerves heading into his first outing in more than a year for the Chicago White Sox.
Dayan Viciedo will likely hit behind Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko in Robin Ventura’s lineup – a middle of the order that could combine for 100 dingers under the right circumstances.
The Miami Marlins will start the 2013 season by facing the likely NL East division champion Washington Nationals starting April 1, 2013 in Washington, D.C.
The calendar may still read February, but spring training is getting underway across Florida and in Arizona. Almost every team has had pitchers and catchers report, though the Miami Marlins, Chicago White Sox, and Texas Rangers will report Wednesday.
If the Miami Marlins are not able to sign free agent first baseman Albert Pujols; Marlins fans shouldn’t be ready to commit hari kari.
World Series winning manager Tony LaRussa, a native of Tampa, called it a career Monday, just three days after leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a world championship.
The Florida Marlins have scheduled a 1 p.m. news conference Wednesday where the team is expected to confirm the worst-kept secret in Miami that Ozzie Guillen will be the team’s new manager in 2012.
Former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen has confirmed that he will be the next manager of the Miami Marlins.