The beginning of a new baseball season is less than two weeks away and fans in South Florida are feeling a different kind of excitement than they have in the past.
New Miami Marlins pitcher Mat Latos must be glad that his outing on Monday took place during Spring Training and not a month from now.
Marlins newcomer Martin Prado flexed a little power against his former club, driving in two with a bases-loaded double in the sixth, helping Miami beat the Atlanta Braves 5-1 on Friday.
The Miami Marlins strong Spring Training record took a hit on Thursday.
In his first appearance for the Miami Marlins since being acquired from the Cincinnati Reds, Mat Latos pitched three scoreless innings in a 6-3 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday.
The Miami Marlins are feeling good as they ease their way into the Spring Training schedule.
The Miami Marlins had another solid spring outing on Wednesday.
Right-hander Lance Lynn left the St. Louis Cardinals’ spring training game in the second inning Sunday with a left hip flexor strain, and six relievers combined to allow only one run in a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins.
The Miami Marlins made some big moves during the offseason in order to turn the team into a perennial playoff contender.
The Miami Marlins had their first full-squad workouts today at the team’s Spring Training home in Jupiter, Florida.