Miami Marlins

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton is hit in the face with a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Milwaukee. Stanton was taken off the field on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Stanton speaks for 1st time since injury

MIAMI (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton still needs to have five teeth fixed or replaced, along with a procedure to assess how much blood remains in his sinus cavity, and he will be understandably leery the […]

09/18/2014

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton falls down after being hit in the face with a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Milwaukee. Stanton was taken off the field on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Injured Marlins star Stanton finished for season

NEW YORK (AP) — Injured Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton is finished for the season because of last week’s beaning. Marlins manager Mike Redmond said Wednesday that Stanton wouldn’t play again this year while recovering. […]

09/17/2014

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton falls down after being hit in the face with a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Milwaukee. Stanton was taken off the field on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Batters always at risk despite protection

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Life can change in a second in the batter’s box. That’s roughly the amount of time, sometimes less, that a major league hitter has to decide whether to swing at a pitch […]

09/12/2014

In this photo taken on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton falls after he was hit by a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers in Milwaukee. Stanton sustained multiple facial fractures, dental damage and cuts that needed stitches after being hit in the face by a fastball from Milwaukee's starting pitcher Mike Fiers. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Stanton hospitalized after beaning vs Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Miami Marlins lost much more than a game. They’ve likely lost All-Star slugger Giancarlo Stanton for the rest of the season after a frightening scene at Miller Park. Stanton sustained multiple […]

09/12/2014

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton is hit in the face with a pitch during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in Milwaukee. Stanton was taken off the field on a stretcher. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

Marlins’ Stanton hit in face in loss to Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton was hit under the left eye by a fastball and bleeding from the face as he was driven off the field in an ambulance Thursday night in a […]

09/11/2014

Los Angeles Angels' Mike Trout runs as he watches his solo home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Miami Marlins, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

Trout hits 30th HR in Angels’ 6-1 win over Marlins

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mike Trout’s bat is a major reason the Los Angeles Angels have the best record in baseball and appear destined to end a four-year postseason drought. Trout tied a career high […]

08/28/2014

Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton celebrates his home run against the Los Angeles Angels during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Angels lose to Marlins 7-1, drop into tie for 1st

  ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels got their first look this season at the National League’s version of Mike Trout — Giancarlo Stanton of the Miami Marlins. And they walked away thankful he isn’t in the […]

08/26/2014

Cincinnati Reds' Zack Cozart (2) protests to homeplate umpire Mike Winters, right, as he scores the game tying run 1-1 on a sacrifice fly by Todd Frazier against the Miami Marlins in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Miami, Thursday, July 31, 2014.  The Cincinnati Reds benefited from Major League Baseball's new instant replay system and the rule preventing catchers from blocking the plate in a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night. The Reds won 3-1. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

Baseball: Reds-Marlins call right, took too long

  NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball says it got the replay call right in ruling that the Miami Marlins catcher blocked the plate, but it took too long. The disputed play happened Thursday […]

08/01/2014

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