Henderson Alvarez

Michael Morse #38 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after hitting a solo home run in the eighth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Five of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 16, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Source: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Marlins Sign Slugger Michael Morse

The Miami Marlins continued their busy offseason on Tuesday, adding a veteran hitter to help bolster their lineup around slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

12/16/2014

Giancarlo Stanton officially signs his  historic $325 million deal with the Miami Marlins. (Source: CBS4)

Stanton Signs Record Deal At Marlins Park

The Miami Marlins took a big step towards becoming a contending team in baseball this week when they came to terms on a new contract with slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

11/19/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins looks on against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 27, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Source: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Stanton Agrees To Record $325M Deal With Marlins

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has agreed to terms with the team on a $325 million, 13-year contract. Team owner Jeffrey Loria has confirmed the deal, the most lucrative for an American athlete.

11/17/2014

Christian Yelich #21, Marcell Ozuna #13, Giancarlo Stanton #27, Jordany Valdespin #1 and Adeiny Hechavarria #3 of the Miami Marlins line up during the singing of the national anthem before the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Believe They’ll See More Progress In 2015

Giancarlo Stanton expects to be back for the start of spring training. Jose Fernandez is projected to return around the All-Star break. And the Miami Marlins believe they’ll be ready to rejoin playoff contention in 2015.

09/29/2014

Manager Mike Redmond #11 of the Miami Marlins chats while watching batting practice prior to the start of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida. (Source: Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Marlins Extend Manager Redmond Through 2017

On the same day the Marlins ended their 2014 season by getting no-hit by Jordan Zimmermann of the Washington Nationals, Miami began looking ahead by giving manager Mike Redmond a two-year contract extension.

09/29/2014

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Wrap Up Season With Game Against Nationals

Nationals manager Matt Williams won’t announce his postseason rotation until Washington’s opponent is determined, though Jordan Zimmermann is definitely in his plans.

09/28/2014

Miami Marlins players line up for the singing of the National Anthem before the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 24, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Set To Host Phillies In Final Home Game Of Season

The Miami Marlins will finish with their most successful season in four years, but that likely won’t stop them from wondering just how far they could’ve gone had their two biggest stars not fallen victim to season-ending injuries.

09/25/2014

Starting pitcher Brad Hand #52 of the Miami Marlins tosses the ball just prior to being removed from the game during the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on August 24, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Source: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Marlins Can Clinch Final Home Series With Win On Wednesday

The Miami Marlins will face a pitcher on Wednesday making his final bid for a new contract.

09/24/2014

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins pitches during the first inning of the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on September 23, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins’ Alvarez Pitches Gem In 2-0 Win Over Phillies

Sometimes a player does particularly well against a certain team, or teams. That point was proved once again on Tuesday night in Miami.

09/24/2014

Henderson Alvarez #37 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the New York Mets on September 17, 2014 at Citi Field in Queens, New York City.  (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Marlins Kick Off Series Against Phillies In Miami

Cole Hamels and Henderson Alvarez have gone toe-to-toe twice this year, including a back-and-forth pitchers’ duel earlier this month.

09/23/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 13,795 other followers