10:47 PM EDT, Mon July 06, 2015
South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Jose Fernandez returns and Marlins beat Giants

Marlins ace Jose Fernandez made his long-awaited return from Tommy John surgery to start against the San Francisco Giants at Marlins Park. He pitched six innings and homered as Miami won, 5-4.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Jose Fernandez talks about being back on the mound for Marlins

Jose Fernandez hit a home run and got the win over the defending champion Giants in his first return for the Marlins since Tommy John surgery 14 months ago.

San Francisco Chronicle

Giants need better days from Matt Cain

The Giants welcomed him back, the timing was good and he had some nice moments — but expecting the vintage Cain might not be feasible as he launches the latest stage of his career. If he strings together a series of good outings, and Jake Peavy has something left, the Giants might not need to focus on their rotation as the trade deadline approaches. Jose Fernandez, the Marlins’ pitcher who looked stunningly familiar in his long-awaited return from Tommy John surgery, had no problem yanking a Cain fastball out of the park. Justin Bour got one exactly where he wanted it later in the...

Giants Extra | San Jose Mercury News

Casilla serves up walk-off home run, Giants' thoughts turn to Posey after sudden defeat in Miami

MIAMI – The Giants gutted through injuries in June. They do not care to envision life in July without Buster Posey. The Giants’ cleanup-hitting catcher and former NL MVP was replaced in the fifth inning, and the Miami Marlins added… Continue Reading → The post Casilla serves up walk-off home run, Giants' thoughts turn to Posey after sudden defeat in Miami appeared first on Giants Extra.

The Parquet Report | Fox Sports Florida

Jose Fernandez says rehab program taught him patience

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez spoke with FOX Sports Florida's Jessica Blaylock after his final rehab start Saturday, saying the process of returning from Tommy John surgery has been trying at times and that it has taught him how to be patient and stick to the program.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Hyde: Stanton's injury turns disappointing year to depressing

There's just one word for the Marlins season now that Giancarlo Stanton is out with a broken bone in his hand: Depressing.

New York Post

How Mets, Yankees could prey on Giancarlo Stanton’s injury

Giancarlo Stanton’s injury is bad for the Marlins, but arguably worse for Major League Baseball. Stanton suffered a fractured left hamate bone Friday night and is expected to miss four...

Fish Bytes | Miami Herald

Giancarlo Stanton to have X-rays on injured hand

Just the kind of troubling news the Marlins don't need at the moment. Giancarlo Stanton, one of the few bright spots on what is becoming an increasingly dismal season, will have X-rays taken on his left hand on Saturday. The...

Washington Post

Nats Journal: Yunel Escobar notches third five-hit game this season

It took Yunel Escobar 1,096 career games before he notched the first five-hit game of his career. He went 5 for 5 on May 4 against the Marlins. And now, in the 38 games since, he has done it twice more, punctuated by Thursday’s 5 for 5 day against the Rays.Read full article >>

Fish Bytes | Miami Herald

Prado expected to go on the DL; has rookie Jose Urena done enough to stay in rotation?

NEW YORK -- The Marlins haven't announced anything yet, but it looks like third baseman Martin Prado will be heading to the disabled list with a shoulder injury. Jordany Valdespin is expected to get the call-up from Triple A New...

Fish Tank | Palm Beach Post

Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez to return July 2 against Giants

MIAMI _ Pitcher Jose Fernandez’s long road back from Tommy John surgery will end on July 2 when he is scheduled to start at Marlins Park against the  World Series Champion San Francisco Giants. Fernandez made ...