CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.
Giancarlo Stanton hit his first home run of spring training for Miami and the Marlins lost to the Tigers 3-1 on Sunday.
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.
To the surprise of absolutely no one who follows baseball, Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond announced that defending National League rookie of the year Jose Fernandez will be the team’s opening day starter.
Miami Marlins pitchers and catchers reported to the team for spring training Sunday starting what every Marlins fan, player, and executive hope will be a quick turnaround for the downtrodden franchise.
A rash of injuries during the final week of spring training last year forced the Miami Marlins to add then 20-year-old right-hander Jose Fernandez to its starting rotation.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia can’t wait to report to spring training with the Miami Marlins — and it has nothing to do with the short drive to their camp.
Football season is officially over, at least until Wednesday’s national signing day and the start of free agency in March. With one season over, believe it or not, it’s almost time for pitchers and catchers to begin reporting for spring training.
Plagued by early foul trouble and missing its head coach, South Florida challenged No. 5 Louisville early before falling to the Cardinals.
If Jose Fernandez continues to develop into an ace pitcher for the Miami Marlins, South Florida fans better see him while he’s here because there’s no way the team will pay the new premium price for a top pitcher in baseball.