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Miami Marlins morning news: Martin Prado day-to-day with shoulder injury

Prado may be out for at least two days. Plus links on Christian Yelich and draft pick Josh Naylor.

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Marlins News

Martin Prado injured his shoulder during Sunday's loss to the Rockies, and according to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro, he may be out for at least a pair of contests.

Prado was injured in the first inning after tumbling over first base. An X-ray taken on Sunday came back negative, revealing a sprain of his AC joint. The veteran third baseman will be evaluated by team physicians on Monday, and more on his status will be known later in the day.

rough first inning resulted in a 4-1 Marlins loss on Sunday.

Jose Fernandez will pitch in Triple-A on Wednesday and Jarred Cosart will make a start Tuesday as both bounce back from injuries.

Dan Haren settled in after a rough start Sunday afternoon. But it was too late.

The Marlins begin a home-and-home four game series with the Yankees on Monday night at Marlins Park. Tom Koehler gets the start for Miami.

Derek Dietrich could become a versatile option. He may not exclusively be a second baseman anymore.

David Phelps recalls his time with the Yankees. But his departure was not widely noticed.

Christian Yelich is still trying to turn things around at the plate.

Miami is close to signing first round draft pick Josh Naylor.

Around the League

Cleveland placed Nick Swisher on the DL with knee swelling.

Bryce Harper sat out on Sunday with a bruised knee.

Doug Fister could return to the Nationals' rotation soon after a solid rehab start.

Justin Verlander only lasted five innings in his 2015 debut.

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