JUPITER, Fla. -- Since beginning their professional careers, Jhonatan and Donovan Solano have spoken over the phone before or after every game.
Jhonatan, a catcher for the Washington Nationals, and Donovan, an infielder for the Miami Marlins, encouraged each other from a distance while living out a shared dream of playing in the big leagues.
Until this winter, when Jhonatan, at the...
MIAMI (AP) -- Jarred Cosart pitched into the eighth inning, Marcell Ozuna had four hits and four RBIs, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 11-3 on Friday night.
Giancarlo Stanton drove in two runs and Donovan Solano also had four hits for the Marlins, who had a season-high 18 hits.
Freddie Freeman hit his 18th home run for the Braves, who have lost three of four.
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September 05, 2014
ATLANTA (AP) -- Jarred Cosart pitched seven effective innings, and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 4-0 on Saturday night to stop a three-game losing streak.
Cosart (3-1) allowed seven hits, struck out five and walked one. The right-hander, who was acquired in acquired in a July 31 trade with Houston, is 3-0 with a sparkling 0.65 ERA in his last four starts.
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August 30, 2014
MIAMI -- Miami Marlins infielder Donovan Solano was one of the final cuts this past spring training.
Hours later, Ed Lucas broke his hand and Solano made the Opening Day roster with a bench role. In 2013, he served as the starting second baseman.
Though he has been up and down between the majors and Triple-A New Orleans this season, Solano has made the most of his opportunities when...
Your browser does not support iframes.A Miami Marlins fan caught a foul ball and gave it to his baby, who immediately began chewing on it, during Thursday night's game against Philadelphia.In the bottom of the third, Marlins batter Donovan Solano hit a popup foul into the short right field stands. The fan made the catch and gave the ball to his wife, who proceeded to give the ball...
MIAMI -- There are few certainties in life.
For the Miami Marlins, two things come close: right-hander Steve Cishek recording the save and infielder Donovan Solano making the defensive play.
Both instances didn't come through Thursday night, as the Marlins gave up a ninth-inning lead in a 5-4 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park.
In the decisive ninth, Cishek walked...
Miami Marlins shortstop Adeiny Hechavarria was placed on the 15-day disabled list (retro June 21) with a right triceps strain prior to Wednesday's game in Philadelphia.
Hechavarria, who has not played since last Friday, experienced soreness in his right elbow during warm-up tosses last Saturday before batting practice. He was a late scratch. Ed Lucas has started each game since then...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Donovan Solano hit a three-run homer off David Price to help the Miami Marlins beat Tampa Bay 5-3 on Wednesday night, extending the Rays' longest losing streak in nearly five years to nine games. It is the second-longest losing streak in the major leagues this season.
Casey McGehee had an RBI single for the Marlins, who won the first two games of a four-game...