Tigers star Miguel Cabrera played the field for the first time this spring, doing fine at first base as Detroit beat the Miami Marlins 8-4 Wednesday.
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.
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.
Henderson Alvarez went into his comically exaggerated crouch before the first pitch, as per his custom, and then threw with typical efficiency to help the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets’ split squad 8-7 Saturday.
Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez says he’s on schedule to return from elbow surgery at midseason, and he expects to begin throwing off a mound in early March.
Major League Baseball officials said they are bringing the All Star game to South Florida.
The Miami Marlins are reportedly hosting the 2017 Major League All-Star game.
The Miami Marlins have defeated pitcher Mat Latos in Major League Baseball’s first salary arbitration case this year that went to a hearing.
Ichiro Suzuki has passed his physical and finalized a $2 million, one-year deal with the Miami Marlins.
Steve Cishek and the Miami Marlins closed out a deal in an effort to avoid arbitration.