Gaby Sanchez Called Up

The Marlins called up Gaby Sanchez to take up Andrew Miller‘s roster spot. This could mean bad news for Emilio Bonifacio or Dan Uggla or it could just be nothing more than a call-up.

Help Coming to Bullpen

The Marlins’ overused bullpen will be getting help soon as Carlos Martinez will be called up from AAA after Graham Taylor pitches tonight. The Marlins won’t need a fifth starter for another 10 days, at which point Martinez will probably head back to AAA to make room for a starter (hopefully Andrew Miller).

Some Marlins Make Fun of Dontrelle’s Pain

The Mike Berardino is reporting that some Marlins players were making jokes about Dontrelle Willis’s demotion to A-ball: “Got to be the highest-paid pitcher in the history of A-ball,” one Marlin quipped. “Highest-paid Lakeland Flying Tiger ever, that’s for sure,” one of the younger Marlins chimed in a little too excitedly. These, it should be …

Marlins Beat Padres 10-3

Note to Andrew Miller: this is what happens when you do things right — first pitch strikes, staying focused, and throwing strikes (55 of 88 pitches were strikes). Also, looks like Dan Uggla seems to be enjoying hitting in the 6th spot as he hit another home run today.