Marlins Invite 22 to Spring Training
The Marlins have invited 22 non-roster players to their ninth annual Spring Training camp and the third under Manager John Boles. The Marlins have invited eight pitchers to camp, including right-handers Mark Brownson, Reid Cornelius, Brian Edmondson, Gabe Molina, Johnny Ruffin, Joe Strong and Doug Walls and left-hander Benito Baez. The Marlins have invited four infielders, including Chris Clapinski, Josue Espada, Mike Gulan and Derek Wathan, and five outfielders: Rich Becker, Edgard Clemente, Cesar Crespo, Ryan McGuire and Lyle Mouton. Five catchers were extended invites, including Brandon Harper, Mandy Romero, Matt Treanor, B.J. Waszgis and Dusty Wathan. The Marlins will have a total of 61 players (29 pitchers, eight catchers, 13 infielders and 11 outfielders) in camp.