Alcantara helps Marlins beat slumping Phillies 2-1
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sandy Alcantara gave Miami's tired pitching staff a huge boost with a stellar effort.
Alcantara pitched 7 2/3 sharp innings, Bryan Holaday hit a solo homer and the Miami...
Anderson hits grand slam as Marlins beat Nelson, Brewers 8-3
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brian Anderson noticed Jimmy Nelson was struggling with his breaking ball, and he took advantage.
Anderson hit his first career grand slam, Sandy Alcántara pitched seven...
Ramirez, Holaday back Urena in Marlins’ 9-3 win vs Padres
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Miami Marlins needed a big inning, and they got it against struggling San Diego Padres rookie left-hander Nick Margevicius.
Slugger Pedro Alvarez signs minor league deal with Marlins
MIAMI (AP) — Former home run champion Pedro Alvarez has signed a minor league contract with the Miami Marlins and will attend spring training as a non-roster invitee.
The 31-year-old Alvarez hit 30 homers for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2012, 36 in 2013 and 27 in 2015. He led the majors in homers in 2013. Alvarez batted .180 with eight homers in 45 games last year for the Baltimore Orioles.
Holaday’s pinch-single in 11th lifts Marlins over Mets 4-3
MIAMI (AP) — For a last-place team down to its last hitter on the bench, this was a win worth celebrating.
Pinch-hitter Bryan Holaday hit an RBI single in the 11th inning and the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 4-3 Saturday night for just their second victory in 11 games.
"This is something that we needed," Holaday said. "It's tough when you're not winning games so a win like this can spark us and makes it a lot better in the locker room. Everybody is able to celebrate a win."
Reserve Holaday’s hit helps Miami beat Brewers 4-3 in 10
MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto was at the hospital Monday night awaiting the birth of his first child and already celebrating thanks to a big hit by his backup.
Reserve catcher Bryan Holaday singled home a run with one out in the 10th inning for his first career walk-off hit to help the Marlins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-3.
AL East teams at the start of spring training
A team-by-team look at the American League East entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, and the full squad:
Boston Red Sox
Manager: John Farrell (fifth season).
2016: 93-69, first place, lost to Cleveland in ALDS.
Training Town: Fort Myers, Florida.
Park: JetBlue Park.
First Workout: Feb. 14/17.
He's Here: LHP Chris Sale, RHP Tyler Thornburg, 1B Mitch Moreland.