It looks more and more like Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria is headed for a stint on the 15-day disabled list. He has not been in the Marlins lineup since Saturday.
Hech has suffered from a sore elbow and with the injury not feeling better as of yesterday, he flew back to Miami to have an MRI on his elbow.
The Marlins have not yet decided whether they are going to put Hechavarria on the DL as of yet. But if the team does, Donovan Solano, who is already on the 40-man roster, is a likely candidate to take Hech’s spot. Unless the Marlins look outside the organization for a solution (probably would be my preference).
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Shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria’s return the lineup is delayed by another day if not longer. Hechavarria returned to Miami to have an MRI on his right elbow. The test revealed a right triceps strain. Monday, both Hechavarria and manager Mike Redmond were confident he would return Tuesday.
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Reid Redman was released by the Rays in 2012 after an underwhelming season at second base and the Marlins gave him a shot at pitching. So far, Reidman has a 2.12 ERA in just under sixty innings pitched over two seasons.
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Steve Cishek called it “ridiculous.” Casey McGehee said it was “inexcusable.” Their beef? When the latest All-Star voting update was released Monday, Giancarlo Stanton had slipped to fourth in voting among National League outfielders.
Attention, Troy Tulowitzki and whomever else is responsible for picking the National League’s representatives in next month’s Home Run Derby: Giancarlo Stanton wants to make his Derby debut — finally.
Here at Marlin Maniac:
The 2014 MLB amateur draft has come and gone. The Miami Marlins had a pretty successful draft, drafting the players they liked and building a strong foundation for years to come.
On December 6, 2013 the Miami Marlins signed Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a 3 year 21 million dollar contract. A lot of Marlins fans rejoiced at this signing. Then someone on the creative team of the Marlins had a great idea for a giveaway. I can only imagine the talk they must have had for this promotion.