On Sunday, Mike Rabelo was on the bad end of several mistakes — the kind of errors and mental lapses we’ve seen happen to this team often. But now, perhaps as a wake-up call to the entire roster, the Fish have sent Rabelo down to AAA and called up Paul Hoover. Hopefully, Rabelo will benefit … Continue reading Costly Mistakes: Rabelo Sent to AAA
Another win for the first place Marlins, this time riding a strong performance by Mark Hendrickson and surviving another outfield blunder. Great play by Josh Willingham to save a game tying homerun. In unrelated news, Mike Rabelo was activated off the DL and Paul Hoover was sent down to AAA.
The Marlin placed Mike Rabelo on the disabled list and are likely to keep Paul Hoover around until he returns. Not yet confirmed but it is likely that Jeremy Hermida will also start the season on DL meaning either Alexis Gomez or Brett Carroll will join the opening day roster.
The Marlins began their first purge of bench players / guys-with-potential-who-couldn’t-cut-it / oops with a series of transactions: Outrighted C Paul Hoover, OF Todd Linden and INF Jason Wood to Triple-A Albuquerque Houston Astros claimed OF Reggie Abercrombie off waivers Activated RHP Jose Garcia from the 60-day disabled list; Oakland Athletics claimed RHP Jose Garcia … Continue reading Fish Dropping Like Flies