The Marlins top prospect, Tyler Kolek spoke of discomfort in his right elbow, and will now be examined by team doctors today. The 20-year-old, who was selected #2 in the 2014 MLB Draft is valued as the No. 1 player in the organization.
As if you thought there couldn't possibly be more power in Giancarlo Stanton's swing, there is. He demolished a pitch out of the park and over a building during an 8-4 loss to the Twins. Let's hope he displays that more at Marlins Park.
Jarred Cosart hopes to rebound from a terrible 2015 campaign in which he overcame vertigo. He's developed a new delivery and a 'clear mind-set' this spring that will try and help him establish himself as a lock in the rotation.
Jose Fernandez is trying new things to outsmart and overpower hitters, Craig Davis writes.
Marlin Maniac's list of the top 20 Marlins players is now a quarter of the way through, with the best first baseman the franchise has ever seen, Derrek Lee falling at #15.
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Outfielder David Murphy has opted out of his minor league contract with the Red Sox. The decision makes sense, combining the fact that Boston has a crowded outfield, and Murphy has stated he'd consider retiring rather than playing in the minors.
Before the Blue Jays went on to beat the Rays 7-3 on Sunday, Toronto pitcher Drew Hutchinson left the game due to a freak accident where he was struck in the back of the head by a baseball headed for second base thrown by catcher A.J. Jimenez.
The Brewers suffered a huge loss in the relief department with the news that Will Smith will likely start the season on the disabled list. Smith suffered a torn knee ligament, in a very strange way, by taking off his cleats after a game. As if things could get any worse for Milwaukee.