By The Fish Pond
Early on Friday, the Marlins made some additional roster moves.
Optioned to Triple-A New Orleans were Taylor Tankersley, Cristhian Martinez, Scott Cousins and Jai Miller.
On Thursday afternoon, Chris Leroux joined the Marlins after being called up from Double-A Jacksonville.
After Florida beat the Astros, 9–2, Leroux was optioned back to Double-A.
Four different times Cristhian Martinez has been called up and sent back down to Double-A Jacksonville. Each time, the right-hander has shown why the team thinks he has a bright future in the big leagues.
For the first time since June 2, Anibal Sanchez will be making a big league start.
After the Marlins suffered a 4–1 loss to the Astros on Thursday night at Minute Maid Park, the team announced Sanchez will take the…
The number of Marlins not under contract keeps dwindling.
On Saturday, the team announced they’ve signed 12 players to deals for 2010. All are under club control, and their deals are a formality.
Not wanting to chance further injury, the Marlins are placing veteran reliever Brendan Donnelly on the 15-day disabled list.
The 38-year-old right-hander strained his right calf while fielding a bunt in Florida’s 4–3 loss to…
For weeks, Renyel Pinto targeted a return to the roster in the series opener with the Yankees.
The scheduling worked out perfectly.
Alejandro De Aza was recalled from Triple-A New Orleans on Tuesday, adding depth to the Marlins outfield.
After Monday’s win over the Brewers, the Marlins announced that they were optioning right-hander…
Anibal Sanchez felt discomfort in his right shoulder while throwing a bullpen session on Thursday, and the right-hander is headed back to the disabled list.
For the fifth time this season, Cristhian Martinez has been recalled by the Marlins.
The latest move was anticipated after Brendan Donnelly was placed on the 15-day disabled list following Saturday’s 4–3…