Month: May 1999

Mike Lowell Activated

The Marlins activated Mike Lowell who has completed his recovery from Cancer. Kevin Orie was placed on the Disabled List. With Kevin Millar’s performance at first, Derrek Lee was sent down to AAA and Tim Hyers was brought back to take his spot.

Livan Throws 124 Pitches in Win

Livan Hernandez dominated with a 124-pitch complete game victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates 9-1. Alex Gonzalez and Preston each hit home runs and newly promoted Kevin Millar tripled. Despite 3 early errors, the Marlins scored 9 consecutive runs as Livan cruised through the reaminder of…

Rafael Medina Optioned

Following an 8-1 loss to Sammy Sosa and the Cubs, the Marlins optioned right-handed reliever Rafael Medina to Triple-A Calgary and placed right-handed reliever Archie Corbin on the 15-day disabled list with a sore pitching elbow. Left handed rookie Brent Billingsley was recalled from Calgary….

Alex Fernandez Back on the DL

The Florida Marlins announced on Sunday they have placed right-handed pitcher Alex Fernandez on the 15-day disabled list with a pulled right groin muscle. The Marlins have recalled the contract of right-handed pitcher Rafael Medina from AAA Calgary. The Marlins also lost their 6th straight…