Maeda tastes defeat for first time in MLB

Apr 29, 2016

Maeda tastes defeat for first time in MLB

Kenta Maeda got the better of his first matchup with Ichiro Suzuki, but suffered his first big league defeat on Thursday, when he allowed four runs as the Los Angeles Dodgers lost 5-3 to the Miami Marlins, who completed a four-game series sweep. Maeda ...

Ichiro stars for Marlins in victory over Nationals

Apr 22, 2016

Ichiro stars for Marlins in victory over Nationals

Ichiro Suzuki quietly cleaned his cleats in a noisy postgame clubhouse Thursday before packing the shoes for his next game, which will be No. 2,368. No. 2,367 went pretty well. Ichiro had two hits, scored twice and made two sliding catches in right field ...

Maeda continues to impress with Dodgers

Apr 18, 2016

Maeda continues to impress with Dodgers

New Dodger Kenta Maeda has now allowed as many runs as he has driven in, but his teammates had his back at the plate in Los Angeles’ 3-1 win over the National League West rival San Francisco Giants on Sunday. The Japanese pitcher (2-0) ...

Ichiro reports to spring training

Feb 24, 2016

Ichiro reports to spring training

The 16th year of Ichiro Suzuki’s major-league career began Tuesday, when he reported to spring training ahead of his second season with the Miami Marlins. The 42-year-old, who is approaching the iconic major-league milestone of 3,000 hits, said baseball at this stage of his ...

Marlins president says team wants to open 2018 season in Japan

Feb 6, 2016

Marlins president says team wants to open 2018 season in Japan

If Miami Marlins president David Samson gets his wish, Ichiro Suzuki and the Marlins would open the 2018 season in Japan en route to a World Series championship. Speaking Saturday, Samson said the National League club has Ichiro on the roster not because of ...

Mattingly excited about managing Ichiro

Dec 10, 2015

Mattingly excited about managing Ichiro

Ichiro Suzuki has increased his fan base in Miami by one, new Marlins skipper Don Mattingly said Wednesday at the baseball winter meetings. Mattingly said he was thrilled to manage Ichiro, who is 65 hits shy of reaching 3,000 hits in his big league ...

Ichiro re-signs with Marlins for 2016

Oct 7, 2015

Ichiro re-signs with Marlins for 2016

Veteran outfielder Ichiro Suzuki signed a one-year contract to stay with the Miami Marlins in 2016, the team announced Tuesday. According to a baseball source, the deal is worth about $2 million, the same figure as his first one-year pact with the club signed ...

Ichiro makes pitching debut in season finale

Oct 5, 2015

Ichiro makes pitching debut in season finale

Ichiro Suzuki has accomplished quite a bit in his major league career. Now you can cross pitching off the list. Ichiro hit 142 kph and induced a swing and miss with a breaking pitch during a one-inning relief appearance for the Miami Marlins Sunday ...

Marlins ride offense, good pitching to victory over Mets

Sep 16, 2015

Marlins ride offense, good pitching to victory over Mets

Tom Koehler insisted he didn’t hit Yoenis Cespedes on purpose. What the right-hander definitely was trying to do was beat the New York Mets, which hasn’t been easy lately. Dee Gordon homered and had four hits to back Koehler’s effective pitching, and the Miami ...