Latest Miami Marlins News

Twins, fans enjoy Correa jolt as spring training nears

Jan. 28, 2023 16:46 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins were smitten after one season of Carlos Correa's hitting, defense, intelligence, experience and leadership. The belief in those traits was strong enough to commit a franchise-record amount of guaranteed money for at least the next six years. ...

US: 5 species on California island no longer endangered

Jan. 25, 2023 15:10 PM EST

CORONADO, Calif. (AP) — Four types of plants and a bird species on the U.S. Navy-owned San Clemente Island off Southern California no longer require Endangered Species Act protection, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Tuesday. The fully recovered species include the San...

Brewers' Anderson hopeful improved shoulder sparks rebound

Jan. 23, 2023 16:10 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Now that his shoulder isn’t bothering him anymore, new Milwaukee Brewers acquisition Brian Anderson is hoping he can recapture the hitting success he enjoyed earlier in his career. The Brewers announced the signing of Anderson on Monday, though the deal was...

Mexican gray wolf that roamed beyond recovery area captured

Jan. 23, 2023 12:22 PM EST

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A female Mexican gray wolf that roamed beyond the endangered species’ recovery area into the more northern reaches of New Mexico has been captured, authorities said Monday. The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish used a helicopter to locate and capture...

Cueto's Marlins's deal allows him to earn $17.5M for 2 years

Jan. 21, 2023 17:04 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Right-hander Johnny Cueto's contract with the Miami Marlins allows him to earn up to $17.5 million over two seasons. The 36-year-old is guaranteed $8.5 million as part of the deal finalized Thursday. The agreement calls for a $6 million salary in 2023 and includes a...

Twins trade batting champ Arraez to Marlins for Pablo López

Jan. 20, 2023 20:21 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Luis Arraez was taking a nap Friday after a workout when he got a call and was told the Minnesota Twins had traded him to the Miami Marlins. “I was surprised,” he said, “but this is baseball. This is a business. I’m ready to go now. I’m a Marlin and...

Lithium miner cited for violating endangered flower habitat

Jan. 19, 2023 16:28 PM EST

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Five days after the U.S. Energy Department announced a $700 million conditional loan to an Australian mining company pursuing a lithium project in Nevada, federal land managers cited it for trespassing within the habitat of an endangered flower. The Bureau of Land...

Marlins' Cueto brings flair, veteran presence to Miami

Jan. 19, 2023 14:46 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Before his Marlins introductory news conference, Johnny Cueto walked to the mound at his new home ballpark wearing sunglasses and a giddy smile, wrapped in a Dominican flag and dancing as music blasted throughout. “To me it's an honor," the new Miami pitcher said...

Debate reignites as lone Mexican gray wolf roams New Mexico

Jan. 19, 2023 14:41 PM EST

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A female Mexican gray wolf has roamed beyond the endangered species’ recovery area into the more northern reaches of New Mexico, according to authorities. That has reignited a debate over whether the predators should be confined to a certain stretch of the...

AP source: Brewers reach $3.5M deal with ex-Marlin Anderson

Jan. 18, 2023 10:45 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers have agreed to a $3.5 million, one-year contract with former Miami Marlins third baseman/right fielder Brian Anderson, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because...