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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

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 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

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 7: Mike Dunn #40 of the Miami Marlins delivers a pitch against the Atlanta Braves in the eight inning at Marlins Park on September 7, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Hand, Salty Lead Marlins To 4-0 Win Over Braves

Brad Hand pitched six sharp innings, Jarrod Saltalamacchia drove in two runs and the beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Sunday.

09/07/2014

Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the Miami Marlins is congratulated after hitting  a walk off single to beat the Texas Rangers 4-3  at Marlins Park.  (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Stanton Single In 10th Sends Marlins Over Rangers

Giancarlo Stanton hit an RBI single with two outs in the 10th inning and theMiami Marlins beat the Texas Rangers 4-3 Tuesday night for their third straight win.

08/19/2014

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 02: Christian Yelich #21 of the Miami Marlins high-fives teammates after scoring during the third inning of the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Marlins Park on August 02, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Marlins Beat Reds 2-1 On Yelich’s Hit In 10th

Christian Yelich’s RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning lifted the Miami Marlins to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night.

08/02/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 12: Adeiny Hechavarria #3 of the Miami Marlins fields the ball for an out in the third inning against Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets at Citi Field on July 12, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Big Hits Off Bench Lift Mets Over Marlins 5-4

Chris Young and rookie Eric Campbell delivered big hits off the bench in the late innings to rally the surging New York Mets past the Miami Marlins 5-4 on Saturday.

07/12/2014

Marcell Ozuna #13 of the Miami Marlins jogs around the bases as first base umpire John Tumpane signals home run following Ozuna's two-run homer against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the ninth inning of a MLB game at Chase Field on July 8, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Marlins defeated the Diamondbacks 2-1.  (Source: Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Ozuna Homer In 9th Gives Marlins 2-1 Win

The Miami Marlins had no offense, except for one big swing. And that was enough to spoil a brilliant Arizona debut by Vidal Nuno.

07/09/2014

Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins hits a game-tying RBI single in the ninth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on July 5, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri.  The Marlins beat the Cardinal 6-5.  (Source: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Marlins Score Two In Ninth To Rally Past Cardinals

Casey McGehee didn’t have to wait long to get another shot against Cardinals closer Trevor Rosenthal with a game on the line. Just a few hours.

07/06/2014

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Marlins Beat Cubs 4-3 After Losing Alvarez

Pedro Strop hit Giancarlo Stanton with a pitch in the eighth inning then threw a wild pitch that allowed the Marlins slugger to score the go-ahead run, and the Marlins beat the Chicago Cubs 4-3 Sunday.

06/08/2014

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