Marlins Press Releases
Friday, July 11, 2014
Marlins winner announced as part of 'People' "All-Star Teachers" Program
David Voytek has been selected by fans to represent the Miami Marlins at the 2014 All-Star Game as part of Major League Baseball's "Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. MLB, Target Corp. and PEOPLE today announced all 30 winners. The other Marlins' finalists were Claudia Perez and Keri Porter.
Students from Miami Lighthouse for the Blind to play in annual Beep Ball Classic
The Marlins Beep Ball Classic will be held at Marlins Park from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, July 8. Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, a 2014 Marlins Foundation Charity Partner, will join the Marlins organization for the event as 35 Miami Lighthouse blind and visually impaired teenage summer camp students and 35 Marlins interns, volunteering through Marlins Ayudan, will team up and compete in Beep Baseball.
Marlins finalists announced for 'PEOPLE' "All-Star Teachers" program
Three Marlins finalists were named as part of Major League Baseball's "Target Presents PEOPLE All-Star Teachers" campaign, which celebrates remarkable current and retired teachers who make an impact on the lives of their students and communities. The three Marlins finalists are Claudia Perez, Keri Porter and David Voytek.
Marlins Acquire LHP Donnie Joseph
The Miami Marlins today announced the acquisition of LHP Donnie Joseph from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations.
Marlins to host six-game homestand against Athletics, Phillies
The Miami Marlins begin their seventh homestand of the 2014 campaign on Friday, June 27, with a three-game, weekend series against the Oakland Athletics.
Broadcaster Dave Van Horne to be inducted into Canadian baseball Hall of Fame
Marlins radio broadcaster Dave Van Horne will be inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame on June 21, 2014. The induction ceremony is set to begin at 1 p.m. in St. Marys, Ontario.
Marlins sign RHP Tyler Kolek
MIAMI - The Miami Marlins today announced the signing of their first-round draft pick, RHP Tyler Kolek, who was selected by the club with the second overall pick in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft. The announcement was made by Vice President of Scouting Stan Meek.
Marlins continueSummer Concert Series with Boyz II Men on Saturday, June 21
Four-time Grammy winning trio Boyz II Men will perform at Marlins Park on Saturday June 21 as part of the Miami Marlins Saturday Spectacular Summer Concert Series.
"Inside the Marlins: In the Swing" set to premiere
On Sunday, June 15th at 4:30 p.m., FOX Sports Florida, the statewide television home of the Miami Marlins, will debut a new episode of "Inside the Marlins" upon conclusion of the Marlins vs. Pittsburgh Pirates game. Titled "In The Swing," this episode will feature a roundtable discussion on the art and science of hitting in the Major Leagues.