A lot has happened in the life of Giancarlo Stanton since last Setpember 11th when his season came to an abrupt ending after he was hit in the face with a pitch in Milwaukee.
As spring training begins, Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia is eager to reset his stat line to all zeros.
After starting their current 5-game road trip with a pair of wins in Toronto and Montreal, the Florida Panthers have now dropped two straight games in very ugly fashion.
Just days into Spring Training the Miami Marlins pitching staff is already turning heads.
Can you feel the excitement? Major League Baseball’s Spring Training is getting underway and the Miami Marlins pitchers and catchers held their first workout Friday on this first day of Spring Training.
With the calendar now flipped over to 2015, baseball season is right around the corner.
Giancarlo Stanton expects to be back for the start of spring training. Jose Fernandez is projected to return around the All-Star break. And the Miami Marlins believe they’ll be ready to rejoin playoff contention in 2015.
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.
Nationals manager Matt Williams won’t announce his postseason rotation until Washington’s opponent is determined, though Jordan Zimmermann is definitely in his plans.
Strasburg took over the league lead in strikeouts and gave up only two hits through six scoreless innings in his final tuneup ahead of his first postseason, helping the NL East champion Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-1 on Saturday.