Fantasy Baseball’s Version Of The Final Countdown Is Upon You NowThere’s just one more week to go in the 2016 Major League Baseball regular season, so pay attention very closely to what’s going on in MLB this week.
Marlins Ace Jose Fernandez, 24, Dies In Boating AccidentJose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. Fernandez was 24.
Kang Placed On Disabled List With Left Shoulder InjuryPirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a left shoulder injury.
McCutchen's Season-Long Slump Continues As Pirates Lose To Marlins, 6-5Robert Andino hit a tiebreaking single in the top of the ninth inning, then the Miami Marlins got Andrew McCutchen to ground into a game-ending double play with the bases loaded to hold off the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-5 Friday night in a matchup of NL wild-card contenders.
Giancarlo Stanton Beats Todd Frazier In All-Star Home Run DerbyGiancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins has won the All-Star Home Run Derby with an impressive display of power that bested defending champion Todd Frazier of the Chicago White Sox.
Yelich's RBI Double In The 12th Lifts Marlins To 4-3 Win Over PiratesChristian Yelich hit a walk-off double in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the Miami Marlins to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Thursday night to win the four-game series.
Pirates' McCutchen And Cervelli Leave Game With InjuriesPittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen and catcher Francisco Cervelli both left Thursday night's game against the Miami Marlins due to injuries.
Hechavarria's RBI Double In 8th Lifts Marlins To 3-2 Win Over PiratesAdeiny Hechavarria hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift the Miami Marlins to a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night.
Marlins' Fernandez Tosses 7 Scoreless Innings In 3-1 Win Over PiratesJose Fernandez pitched seven scoreless innings to help the Miami Marlins beat Gerrit Cole and the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-1 on Tuesday night.
Locke Tosses Three-Hit Shutout Against MarlinsJeff Locke tossed a three-hitter and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the Miami Marlins 10-0 on Monday night.
MLB Scraps Puerto Rico Series Between Pirates-Marlins Amid Zika ConcernsBaseball has scrapped a series in Puerto Rico between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins amid concerns over the Zika virus.
Commissioner: Decision Imminent On MLB Games In Puerto RicoThe Miami Marlins and Pittsburgh Pirates will find out within the next few days if they will play in Puerto Rico this month.