3/2/2015 | Marlins get first taste of pace of play clock
Picking up the pace was not an issue for the Marlins in their exhibition opener on Monday at Roger Dean Stadium. What surprised the team was that the between-innings clock was implemented for a game against Florida International University.
3/2/2015 | Out of options, Hand keeping it simple
By choice, Brad Hand didn't give himself much of a honeymoon period. In fact, the Marlins left-hander is literally going to take his honeymoon sometime in the offseason. For now, it's all business for the 24-year-old. On Monday, two days after getting married, Hand started Miami's spring season off by throwing a scoreless first inning at Roger Dean Stadium in a 7-2 win over Florida International University.
3/2/2015 | Recently retired Pierre visits Marlins 'family'
A couple of days after announcing his retirement, Juan Pierre couldn't stay away from the ballfield. The Marlins couldn't be happier. Pierre stopped by the Roger Dean Stadium complex on Monday, sporting a Miami Heat T-shirt and his mild-mannered enthusiasm.
3/1/2015 | Marlins get crash course on pace-of-play changes
With Grapefruit League action set to begin for the Marlins on Thursday, the club has been reminded that picking up the pace of games is a high Major League Baseball priority. MLB officials met with manager Mike Redmond and president of baseball operations Michael Hill this weekend to go over the changes that will be in place in 2015.
3/1/2015 | Fernandez throws first session since Tommy John surgery
Marlins ace Jose Fernandez took another step Sunday in his rehab from Tommy John surgery when the right-hander threw a short bullpen session off the mound for the first time since last May.