In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
Not long after Jose Fernandez went on the shelf in May, Henderson Alvarez stepped up to become the Miami Marlins’ most reliable starter until he was forced to make his own trip to the disabled list.
Not long after Jose Fernandez was lost for the season with an elbow injury, the Miami Marlins found a new ace. They’ve won a franchise-record 10 in a row when Henderson Alvarez takes the ball.
Top pitching prospect Andrew Heaney will make his Major League debut on Thursday as the Marlins host the Mets.
Randy Wolf pitched six innings Monday night for his first victory since 2012, and the Miami Marlins beat Tampa Bay 3-1, sending the Rays to their seventh consecutive loss.
Miami’s Henderson Alvarez has been an elite starter atop his home mound this season, while his work away from Marlins Park hasn’t reached that standard.
MIAMI (AP) — Randy Wolf and Jimmy Nelson will be making their first starts of the season Sunday due to injuries in their teams’ rotations. Nelson might be more eager to leave an impression, considering it […]
Jose Fernandez walked into the Miami Marlins’ clubhouse four hours before game time and extended his left arm to shake hands with teammates.
Anthony DeSclafani isn’t expected to perform to the level of Jose Fernandez just because he’s taking the phenom’s spot in the rotation for the time being. The newest Miami Marlins starter simply is trying to soak in the moment of playing in the big leagues.
Miami Marlins manager Mike Redmond likes what instant replay has done for baseball so far. He would just like to see it expanded a bit more.