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Washington Times

Marlins trade SS Hechavarria to Rays for 2 minor leaguers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Miami Marlins sent shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria to the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers Monday in a deal that came more than a month before the trade deadline. The Marlins got right-handed pitcher Ethan Clark and outfielder Braxton Lee in the swap. Tampa ...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Marlins agree to trade Adeiny Hechavarria to Rays for two minor leaguers

The Adeiny Hechavarria era is over for the Miami Marlins The team agreed to trade its injured starting shortstop to the Tampa Bay Rays for two minor leaguers, outfielder Braxton Lee and right-hander Ethan Clark, pending a review of the players’ medical history, multiple sources told to the Sun...

Scout

Rays Acquire Hechavarria

The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired Adeiny Hechavarria from the Miami Marlins in exchange for two minor leaguers.

Amazin Avenue

Michael Conforto suffered a left wrist contusion in Sunday’s game

X-rays were negative; he hopes to return Tuesday In the fifth inning of yesterday’s 8-2 rout of the Giants, Michael Conforto was hit on the wrist by a George Kontos pitch. While he initially stayed in the game, Conforto eventually left in the sixth inning and was sent for x-rays, initially fearing a break. The x-rays came back negative, and Conforto hopes to be back in the lineup for tomorrow night’s series opener against the Miami Marlins. Conforto told Kristie Ackert of the Daily News, “I want to be in there as soon as possible. It’s pretty stiff right now and hopefully I will be...

Chicago Tribune

Addison Russell says his achy shoulder will need monitoring, maintenance

Shortstop Addison Russell's frustrating season took a new twist Sunday with the news he needs to be more proactive in coping with discomfort in his right throwing shoulder. The injury forced Russell to leave in the bottom of the fourth inning Sunday during the Cubs' 4-2 loss to the Marlins. "With...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Mattingly: JT Riddle has been pleasant surprise at shorstop

Marlins manager Don Mattingly says rookie JT Riddle has been better than expected since injuries provided an opportunity for the rookie at shortstop. Mattingly declined to address reports that Adeiny Hechavarria may be on verge of being trade.

Washington Times

Marlins prospect Garrett undergoes Tommy John surgery

MIAMI (AP) - Left-hander Braxton Garrett, the Miami Marlins' top prospect, has undergone Tommy John surgery. Garrett was the seventh overall selection in the 2016 amateur draft. The 19-year-old made his professional debut this year with Single-A Greensboro, starting four games before going on the disabled list. Dr. James Andrews ...

Scout

Braxton Garrett to Undergo TJ Surgery

Marlins’ pitching prospect Braxton Garrett will undergo Tommy John Surgery.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Tyler Moore makes most of chance to get career back on track with Marlins

Tyler Moore thought he was getting a fresh start when the Atlanta Braves traded for him just before the 2016 season. Instead a knee injury limited him to 29 games in the minors. He ended up a free agent last winter approaching age 30 with an uncertain future in baseball until the Miami Marlins...

Washington Times

Braves' Kemp can pinch-hit, wants to return to lineup

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta left fielder Matt Kemp says he's available to pinch-hit and hopes to return from a leg injury on Sunday against Miami. Kemp has missed one game, a 5-0 loss to the Marlins on Friday, with a sore left hamstring. He considers this injury minor compared to ...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Mattingly praises Tyler Moore as fill-in for Bour

Marlins manager Don Mattingly talks about Justin Bour making quick return from ankle injury and points out Tyle Moore's strong performance filling in at first base.

Amazin Avenue

Mets place Asdrubal Cabrera on disabled list with thumb sprain, recall T.J. Rivera

Cabrera hit two home runs on Monday night but is dealing with a left thumb injury again. A day after mashing two home runs, Asdrubal Cabrera has been placed on the 10-day disabled list with a left thumb sprain. T.J. Rivera has been recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas. This is just the most recent chapter in the unfortunate saga of Cabrera’s injured left thumb. The 31-year-old shortstop initially injured it attempting to dive for a ground ball against the Marlins but he played through the pain. He subsequently re-injured the thumb nine days later. He was finally placed on the 10-day disabled...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton leaves game after getting hit on right hand with fastball

Giancarlo Stanton left the Marlins’ game Saturday with an apparent right hand or wrist injury. Stanton took a 95.3-mph fastball off the hand in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates, hopping around in pain before heading to first base. After a trainer checked him out — and he continued...

Sports Illustrated

Edinson Volquez overcomes injury scare, odds to throw MLB's first no-hitter in over a year

Edinson Volquez nearly didn't make it to the second batter on Saturday after a collision at first base. Nine innings later, the Marlins' righty etched his name in MLB history with an unlikely no-hitter.

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Yanks' Judge second in AL All-Star voting to Trout, who will miss game with injury

Mike Trout was the leading vote-getter in the early balloting in the American League announced Wednesday. Unfortunately, the two-time MVP will not be able to play in the 88th Midsummer Classic on July 11 at Marlins Park. The Los Angeles Angels star was set to undergo surgery Wednesday to repair...

CSN Philly

Instant Replay: Marlins 7, Phillies 2

The Phillies lost Vince Velasquez to injury in the second inning and managed just two hits during Tuesday's 7-2 loss to the Marlins. By Jim Salisbury

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Marlins' Justin Nicolino OK after bunting mishap Tuesday

Miami Marlins lefty Justin Nicolino left his start Tuesday with a blood blister on his left index finger, suffered while bunting in the bottom of the third against the Philadelphia Phillies. He is considered day to day. Manager Don Mattingly said the injury occurred when the pitch from Philly left-hander...

Scout

Doctor's Take: Mike Trout

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout suffered a UCL tear in his left thumb after sliding into second base during Sunday's game against the Miami Marlins. IBI's resident medical expert Brandon Bowers gives his take on Trout's injury and possible recovery time.

Larry Brown Sports

Mike Trout has UCL tear in left thumb, could need surgery

After x-rays on his left thumb came back negative, an MRI revealed an injury that will send Mike Trout to the disabled list for the first time in his major league career. Trout appeared to jam his thumb sliding into second base during Sunday’s loss to the Marlins. He would stay in the game momentarily,...Read More

Larry Brown Sports

Mike Trout to undergo MRI after suffering thumb injury

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout was forced to exit Sunday’s 9-2 loss to the Miami Marlins after suffering a jammed thumb following a headfirst slide into second base. Although initial X-rays came back negative, the reigning American League MVP will be sent for an MRI on Monday. Mike Trout will have an MRI...Read More