Marcell Ozuna homers, but Marlins done in by Stephen Strasburg, Nationals

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Stephen Strasburg struck out 12 in 6 2-3 innings on a day Washington really needed to rest its relievers, and Jayson Werth and Ian Desmond homered, leading the Nationals past the Miami Marlins 7-1 Thursday for a three-game sweep. Strasburg (1-1) got 14 consecutive outs in one stretch and allowed only three hits, including Marcell Ozuna's homer in the seventh...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rough spring hasn't dashed Ozuna's Opening Day lineup bid

In going 3-for-5 in Tuesday's win against the Astros, Jake Marisnick raised his Grapefruit League batting average to .375. Meanwhile, Marcell Ozuna and his .135 spring average watched from the bench. With Opening Day less than two weeks away, it would seem Ozuna is in the process of playing himself out of the starting center field job. Manager Mike Redmond cautioned against...
Via Pro Sports Daily
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

With Opening Day near, Marcell Ozuna hoping to find his rhythm soon

JUPITER, Fla. -- Timing means everything in baseball. Just ask Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna, who is trying to take his recent struggles in stride. When slugger Giancarlo Stanton landed on the disabled list in late April 2013, a little-known prospect from Double-A Jacksonville earned his call-up. Miami had won just eight games through the first month of the season. Ozuna hit ...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Deep League Thoughts – Marcell Ozuna

I told ya I'd take it deep! Wait, that doesn't sound right...strike that, reverse it, scramble to the sidelines, get dropped before you're out of bounds and call a time out. Yeah, yeah I mixed sports metaphors but what do you expect from the guy who also works over on the Fantasy Football side of Razzball? As my wise friend Tehol once said, just as a leopard can'...
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February 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins' Marcell Ozuna to have surgery on injured thumb

Miami Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna was placed on the major league disabled list with a left thumb injury Thursday, three days after the team optioned him to Double-A Jacksonville. Instead of joining Jacksonville of the Southern League, Ozuna flew from Colorado to Miami to see a hand specialist. The diagnosis was a ligament tear and avulsion fracture. He was placed on the 15-day...
Via Fox Sports Florida
July 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcell Ozuna allegedly ate five cheeseburgers before Marlins game

There is a great debate going around in the Miami Marlins clubhouse as to how many cheeseburgers outfielder Marcell Ozuna consumed before Friday's game in San Francisco.Ozuna claims he only consumed three In-N-Out cheeseburgers and three chocolate chip cookies. However, many of his teammates beg to differ, as they insist he actually devoured five cheeseburgers."My teammates...
Via Bush League Chronicle
June 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins rumors: Marcell Ozuna making Giancarlo Stanton more available

Throughout the early part of the 2013 season, the Miami Marlins continue to say they have no interest in trading outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. However, Jayson Stark of ESPN reports the accelerated development of 22-year-old phenom Marcell Ozuna may push the Marlins toward dealing Stanton this winter. Ozuna entered the season as one of the game’s top-rated prospects, but...
Via MLB Injury News
June 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcell Ozuna faceplants, slides into wall head first after tripping on bullpen mound (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Miami Marlins right fielder Marcell Ozuna did a faceplant and slid head first into a wall after he tripped on the bullpen mound while chasing a foul popup during Tuesday night's game at Tropicana Field against the Tampa Bay Rays. It happened in the fifth inning as Ozuna ran full speed to track down the popup by Rays batter Evan Longoria...
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Marlins’ Marcell Ozuna Loses Fly Ball That Was Home Run

Miamai Marlins outfielder Marcell Ozuna appears to be camped under a lazy fly ball off the bat of Will Venable. Moments later Ozuna loses the ball, reason being it was a home run that he was never close to catching. Even Venable was confused on the play as his body language indicated he thought he was out. The post Marlins’ Marcell Ozuna Loses Fly Ball That Was Home Run appeared...
Via Baseball Hot Corner
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Marcell Ozuna gets call to replace injured Stanton

MIAMI Injury again has prompted the Miami Marlins to call up one of their prized prospects. Marcell Ozuna, considered a potential key piece of Miamis future, was summoned to make his major league debut in right field against the New York Mets on Tuesday night. He was in the lineup batting sixth against right-hander Jeremy Hefner. Ozuna replaced Giancarlo Stanton, who was put on...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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