Interview with Miami Marlins First Round Pick, Josh Naylor

With the 12th overall pick in MLB First Year Player Draft, the Miami Marlins selected Josh Naylor out of Canada. Naylor, an 18-year-old power hitting first baseman was the highest picked player in MLB history to be drafted out of Canada. Naylor stands at 6 feet, 1 inch and he weighs 225 pounds. He throws lefty and also bats lefty. At age 15, Naylor made the Canadian Junior … [Read More...]

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Dee Gordon Will Miss All Star Game Start

The Marlins 21 hits and their big offensive 14-3 showing yesterday came at a bittersweet price - they lost their All Star 2nd baseman for a little while. The good news is, the x-rays were negative and the Marlins and Gordon hope that he will avoid the DL … [Read More...]


The Return of Hits McGehee

Casey McGehee had a strange trip back to the big leagues when he signed with the Marlins last year. It took him on a side tour to Japan, where he played along with former big leaguer Andruw Jones and current Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka. His return to … [Read More...]

MIAMI, FL - APRIL 11:  Martin Prado #14 of the Miami Marlins looks on during a game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Marlins Park on April 11, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rehab Update: Martin Prado

Martin Prado, 31, is currently the starting third baseman for the Miami Marlins, but a right shoulder sprain on June 14 against the Colorado Rockies at home, cost him playing time as he hit the Disabled List later that week. Ever since, he has been recovering … [Read More...]


Ozuna Down, Morse Up

Hitting just .167 over the past four weeks, the Marlins decided to send struggling Marcell Ozuna back to AAA New Orleans to get his swing right. His average was as high as .289 this season, but has now dipped below .250. He has struggled at the plate; … [Read More...]

Miami Marlins starting pitcher Mat Latos throws against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning during their baseball game in Miami, Tuesday, April 7, 2015. (AP Photo/Joe Skipper)

Are the Marlins Looking to Deal?

With a stockpile of quality starter arms, it appears the Marlins may be looking to shore things up a bit. With Jose Fernandez's return, the rumor mill has started churning as the Marlins are looking to consolidate their talents in the rotation. Currently … [Read More...]


2015 MLB Draft: Why not Brady Aiken?

Last year, he was the #1 pick overall. He was good enough to be offered a $6.5M signing bonus by the Houston Astros and there was little debate about his caliber of talent. It was either Carlos Rodon, Tyler Kolek, of Brady Aiken and Aiken was the Astros' … [Read More...]


Christian Yelich Continues to Awaken Bat

He's only 23 and he's batting .218 to start the season after just having signed a 7 year, $49.5M contract to stay in Miami. What were you doing at the age of 23? What kind of expectations did your employer have for you at that time? Do you think you might … [Read More...]