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Fish Bites: Jarrod Saltalamacchia sidelined; J.T Realmuto moves into expanded role

As we near the start of the 2014 MLB Draft, let's take a look around the baseball blogosphere with the latest news surrounding Jarrod Saltalamacchia, J.T Realmuto and Giancarlo Stanton.

Chris Trotman

Stanton moves into starting spot in All-Star Game voting, Kevin Gregg deal is official

According to the recent voting results that were released on Tuesday, Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has entered into starting position for the National League All-Star team.

Salty still showing post-concussion symptoms, stint on DL could last longer than 7 days

While the promotion of JT Realmuto was looked at as cautionary move, it appears that his stint with the big league club may be extended. As of Tuesday, Jarrod Saltalamacchia was still showing post-concussion symptoms which could extend his stint on the DL.

Miami Marlins: Saltalamacchia shelved, Realmuto recalled, Morris acquired - Sun Sentinel

As previously mentioned, minor-league stud JT Realmuto was called up to the Marlins with Saltalamacchia's recent injury. Meanwhile, the Marlins have also acquired right-handed reliever Bryan Morris from the Pirates.

MLB Rumors: More Moves Coming for Marlins? - Marlin Maniac - A Miami Marlins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Despite the recent additions of Randy Wolf and Bryan Morris, the Marlins are still in pursuit of potential players that could assist with their push to the playoffs.

Miami Marlins: The Emergence of Marcell Ozuna - Marlin Maniac - A Miami Marlins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Marlin Maniac's Ryan Lenna takes a look at the emergence of Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna.

Around the League

Will Meyers Out at Least Two Months- DRaysBay

Struggling Rays youngster Will Myers will be sidelined for the next two months with a slight stress fracture in his right wrist. Myers suffered the injury after colliding with fellow Tampa Bay outfielder Desmond Jennings.

Jon Lester's Favorite Teammate | FanGraphs Baseball

FanGraphs' Jeff Sullivan examines Jon Lester's reemergence as a starting pitcher and his relationship with Red Sox catcher David Ross.

Who should have been suspended in the Red Sox/Rays mess? -

Brandon Workman was suspended. David Price was not. Let's look at why and see if any of this makes sense.

Pablo Sandoval destroys beat reporter's laptop with foul ball -

Sandoval inadvertently took his struggles out on the media on Tuesday.

Mariners announcer makes the most nonsensical home run call of the year. -

Dave Sims is broken. Please pick up the pieces of your Dave Sims at customer service.

Fish Stripes

Miami Marlins option Derek Dietrich to Triple-A - Fish Stripes

After Tuesday night's 1-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays, the Miami Marlins optioned second baseman Derek Dietrich to Triple-A New Orleans. Dietrich was reportedly demoted to work on his defense.

Ken Rosenthal: Miami Marlins to be buyers come trade deadline - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins made their first trade of the 2014 season by acquiring Bryan Morris from the Pirates, and Ken Rosenthal believes the Marlins will be buyers come the July trading deadline.

The Randy Wolf effect and Andrew Heaney's promotion - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins did not fare well in Randy Wolf's first start, and there are concerns that sending him out every fifth day may sink the Marlins' playoff chances. But how much of an effect will Wolf have versus bringing up Andrew Heaney?

MLB Draft 2014 Player Profile: Tyler Kolek - Fish Stripes

A quick glance at prospect Tyler Kolek and why he could be a possible choice for the Marlins in the 2014 MLB draft.

MLB Draft 2014: No mock draft consensus on Miami Marlins' top pick - Fish Stripes

The various mock drafts released over the last few weeks have found no consensus choice for the Miami Marlins with the second pick of the 2014 MLB Draft, in part because of the ever-changing status of the Houston Astros with the top pick.