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1/24/2015 | Ichiro's pursuit of 3,000 hits to continue in Miami

Ichiro Suzuki has been given an opportunity to join the 3,000-hit club. The key to reports that he has agreed to a one-year deal worth $2 million with Miami is that the Marlins have indicated a willingness to work on a second year, which Suzuki will most likely need to collect a 3,000th hit.

1/23/2015 | Source: Ichiro, Marlins agree to 1-year deal

The Marlins have filled a need for a fourth outfielder by agreeing on Friday to a one-year contract with 10-time All-Star Ichiro Suzuki, a baseball source confirmed to The deal is pending a physical. The club has not confirmed the deal.

1/23/2015 | Pierre impressed with Marlins' direction for 2015

Pitching, speed and defense were the foundation of the Marlins' 2003 World Series title team. The organization is striving to mirror that plan in putting together its roster for this season. Former Miami outfielder Juan Pierre sees similarities in the two squads.

1/22/2015 | Marlins built to give Nationals run for their money

Despite all the brilliant analysis, there's this one pesky thing called a 162-game schedule. It's a great thing, too, as it determines -- for real, and once and for all -- who are the best teams. So go ahead, prematurely coronate the Nationals if you want. Everybody gets it. But beware of the Marlins.

1/21/2015 | Marlins set to carry 65 players into camp

The Marlins have invited 25 non-roster players to Major League Spring Training, including 15 players signed to Minor League deals. As of Wednesday afternoon, Miami will carry 65 players into Spring Training at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter, Fla.

1/21/2015 | Ichiro the Marlins' primary target for outfield depth

The Marlins are in need of a fourth outfielder as Spring Training draws nearer, and 10-time All-Star Ichiro Suzuki still seems to top their list of potential targets.

1/20/2015 | Spring competition likely to decide Marlins' fifth starter

The Nationals landing Max Scherzer for a reported seven-year, $210 million contract has certainly gained the Marlins' attention. While the Scherzer deal gives Washington a super rotation, Miami isn't planning on making a serious counter attack by either signing free agent James Shields or making a trade for another starter. The reason is the club is very comfortable with the starting options already assembled.

1/19/2015 | Focused on '15, Cishek excited about Marlins' direction

Marlins closer Steve Cishek shares the organization's vision, and he remains hopeful to be part of its long-range plans. For now, the 28-year-old is focused solely on 2015 and doing his part to help the team reach the playoffs.

1/18/2015 | Marlins, Kelly reportedly reach Minor League deal

Former Tiger Don Kelly has agreed to a Minor League contract with the Miami Marlins, according to multiple reports.

1/18/2015 | Marlins open to two-year deal with Ichiro

The Marlins have intensified talks with 10-time All-Star outfielder Ichiro Suzuki and are open to a possible two-year deal, has learned.

1/18/2015 | Jupiter crew works the grounds year-round

Pitchers and catchers may be reporting to Spring Training on Feb. 19, but the grounds crew at the busiest complex in the Grapefruit League has been aggressively grooming the fields for months.

1/17/2015 | Arbitration figures shed light on Marlins' payroll

According to exchange figures, the Marlins are a combined $1.720 million apart in contract talks with right-handers Mat Latos and David Phelps and lefty Mike Dunn.

1/16/2015 | Marlins secure 4 players, but 3 going to hearing

On a frantic Friday, the Marlins reached agreements on one-year contracts with closer Steve Cishek, second baseman Dee Gordon, and right-handers Henderson Alvarez and Aaron Crow prior to the 1 p.m. ET salary arbitration figures exchange deadline. The club was unable to come to terms with right-handers Mat Latos and David Phelps and lefty reliever Mike Dunn. Their salaries will be determined at arbitration hearings sometime between Feb. 1-21.

1/15/2015 | Marlins building versatile, experienced bullpen

Building a strong bullpen has traditionally been one of the Marlins' toughest challenges. So the organization is trying a slightly different approach this offseason by bringing in pitchers who offer versatility and flexibility.

1/14/2015 | Speedy Gordon gives Marlins dynamic lineup

According to Mat Latos, one of the new additions to Miami's rotation, speedy Dee Gordon is the player who can create the most havoc in the Marlins' lineup.

1/14/2015 | Marlins sign righty Masset to Minor League deal

Reliever Nick Masset, who appeared in 51 games with the Rockies last season, signed a Minor League contract with the Marlins on Wednesday that includes an invitation to Spring Training.

1/13/2015 | Marlins ink Colvin, but still seeking extra outfielder

The Marlins have added another piece to their backup outfield mix, but they still haven't found the missing link for their fourth spot. Tyler Colvin signed a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training, giving the organization a left-handed-hitting option with big league experience.

1/11/2015 | Marlins' Haren reportedly to attend Spring Training

While Dan Haren had been vocal about his desire to return to the West Coast, reported on Sunday that the right-hander will report to Spring Training with the Marlins.

1/9/2015 | Fernandez measuring up to Hall of Fame arms

Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was the total package during his 2013 National League Rookie of the Year Award-winning season. In fact, Fernandez was so impressive, according to Marlins radio voice Dave Van Horne, it surpassed the early seasons of two pitchers just inducted into the Hall of Fame -- Randy Johnson and Pedro Martinez.

1/8/2015 | Spring workout dates announced for all clubs

Spring is officially on the horizon. Major League Baseball announced the first Spring Training workout dates for all 30 of its clubs on Thursday. Pitchers and catchers for the reigning World Series champion Giants -- along with the Phillies, Pirates and Reds -- will be the first to work out, with a Feb. 19 start date. Thirteen other clubs will work out pitchers and catchers for the first time the following day.

1/8/2015 | Marlins' non-roster invitees could find roles

The Marlins do have some players not on the 40-man roster who could surprise in Spring Training and contribute at some point in the regular season. Here are five non-roster invitees worth watching when pitchers and catchers begin workouts on Feb. 20.

1/7/2015 | Market to determine if Marlins make bid for Shields

The longer James Shields remains on the free-agent market, the more intriguing the right-hander becomes to a team like the Marlins. But the question remains: can Miami afford "Big Game James" without blowing the lid off its budget?

1/6/2015 | Sheffield not elected to Hall in first year on ballot

Gary Sheffield said in November that it was an honor to be considered for the Hall of Fame. He received votes on 64 out of 549 ballots submitted, or 11.7 percent. It was more than enough to keep him on the ballot for next year, but not nearly enough to make him a serious candidate for induction for now.

1/6/2015 | No. 4 outfielder on Miami's checklist

Batting from the left side is not necessarily a requirement, but it is the preference for the Marlins in their search for a fourth outfielder.

1/5/2015 | Marlins to begin process of fine-tuning roster

It was relatively quiet for the Marlins during the holidays, but things are about to heat up rather quickly. The new year brings new challenges, and there are a number of issues Miami's front office must immediately address, such as signing its arbitration-eligible players and resolving the status of pitcher Dan Haren.

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