Excellent Prognosis for Lowell
Mike Lowell’s prognosis is excellent according to the Florida Marlins. Lowell, 24, will receive a short course of radiation. He is expected to return sometime during the 1999 season, but it is a case-by-case situation, and there is no time frame for his return.
Mike Lowell Diagnosed with Cancer
Difficult news coming out of Viera as the Marlins open Spring Training. Newly acquired Mike Lowell has undergone surgery for testicular cancer. The Marlins have yet to release an official statement. It is still unclear at what stage the cancer was, how Lowell is doing,…
Marlins Complete 1-Year Deals
The Florida Marlins announced Wednesday they have agreed to terms with pitchers Armando Almanza and Joe Fontenot, infielder Nate Rolison and catcher Guillermo Garcia on one-year contracts for the 1999 season. Terms of the deals were undisclosed.
Marlins Acquire Mike Lowell
After a year of courting, the Marlins finally acquired 3B Mike Lowell from the New York Yankees. In exchange, the Marlins paid a heavy price by sending Eddie Yarnell, Mark Johnson, and Todd Noel. All three are pitchers. Yarnell, a left from Coral Springs, was…