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Fish Bites: The trade winds keep on swirling

With a potential Ricky Nolasco trade on the verge of becoming a reality, this edition of Fish Bites gives you the best baseball pieces from around the web to help tide you over as you wait for the news.

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Will Marlins be able to keep June momentum in July? -- South Florida

Sun-Sentinel's Juan Rodriguez's video interview with CineSport talking about Miami's recent success and trade updates surrounding Justin Ruggiano and Ricky Nolasco

Miami Marlins: Chad Qualls pursuing a scoring change from hit to E6 draws clubhouse ire - South Florida

With what seems like a minor gripe, Chad Qualls is going to Joe Torre (MLB's VP of baseball operations) to overturn a ruling from back in late June.

ATLANTA: High praise for Miami Marlins' Jose Fernandez - Miami Marlins -

On the eve of the All-Star game, manager Mike Redmond gives his his biggest endorsement to rookie Jose Fernandez who has the potential to be the "face of the franchise" according to the young manager.

Donovan Solano recalled from minors; Pierre in lineup Tuesday | Fish Bytes

In a move that Marlins fans have been clamoring for, the team has recalled Donovan Solano from NOLA. With their Triple A affiliate, Donovan went an impressive .379 and hit safely in all 17 games.

Marlins Getting Calls On Cishek, Webb, Dunn, Qualls: MLB Rumors - MLBTradeRumors

Efficiency in the bullpen is finally paying off as multiple MLB teams have expressed interest in multiple members of the staff according to CBS Sports baseball insider Jon Heyman.

Around the League

Jonah Keri ranks the MLB teams - Grantland

Baseball extraordinaire Jonah Keri is back again with his look at the competitive and interesting AL West.

The best position-player pitchers of the last 50 years - Baseball Nation

This piece won't teach you about the finer points of FIP or BABIP but this is probably the only place where you can find Joe Inglett, Jose Canseco and Chilli Davis all in a single article.

Where have all the American League's rookies gone? - Baseball Nation

With Jose Fernandez, Shelby Miller and Yasiel Puig taking over the baseball world as we know it, Rob Neyer investigates the lack of American League rookies.

Yovani Gallardo: Buy Low or Run Away? | FanGraphs Baseball

Next to Ricky Nolasco, Milwaukee's Yovani Gallardo is highest sought after trade prospects on the market but is he worth the price? Dave Cameron answers that as he takes an in depth look at the 26 year old starter.

Homer Bailey drops an f bomb after no hitter | Awful Announcing

Tuesday night, Homer Bailey made history by hurling his 2nd career no hitter against San Francisco. That impressive accomplishment didn't stop Fox Sports Ohio's reporter Jeff Piecoro from asking a question that sent Bailey into a sea of curses.

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MLB Trade Rumors: Marlins "adjusting" price on potential Ricky Nolasco trade - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins have been demanding a lot for Ricky Nolasco, and there is just enough interest in dealing him before his Wednesday start that the team is "adjusting" their asking price for the righty.

Miami Marlins vs. Atlanta Braves: Braves blow out Fish, 11-3 - Fish Stripes
Kris Medlen did not excel against the Miami Marlins' offense, but a series of defensive blunders led to a four-run sixth inning that blew the game open against Tom Koehler and the Fish.

MLB trade rumors: Miami Marlins players on sale - Fish Stripes
The Miami Marlins are sellers at this year's trade deadline, and there are a number of names on the block. How likely are the Fish to trade each of them?