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  1. Batting 5th, Chris Mc-Who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | That Balls Outta Here

    ... barely a year with the Bosox organization before being traded as the lead piece to the Rangers for Jarrod Saltalamacchia . He had a strong 2010 season split between Bosox and Rangers minor league affiliates, hitting .284 with a .406 on-base ...

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  2. Red Sox star Pedro Martinez at Capitol ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Albany Times Union

    ... Star-Ledger) ORG XMIT: 373518 New York Mets pitcher Pedro Martinez reacts after Texas Rangers' Jarrod Saltalamacchia grounded out to second in the sixth inning in the Mets' 4-2 win in the second game a doubleheader baseball series at Shea Stadium in ...

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  3. 2015 Miami Marlins Season Preview: Jarrod SaltalamacchiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Fish Stripes

    Jarrod Saltalamacchia is recovering from a disappointing season at and behind the plate. Will the Marlins get more from their $21 million investment in 2015? The Miami Marlins expected to stabilize their catcher position before the 2014 season by signing Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract.

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  4. Marlins Way: Make or break year for Jarrod Saltalamacchia?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Marlin Maniac

    Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia had a down year in his first season in South Florida. That's not to say he had a particularly bad year; he checked in just a tick above replacement level by many offensive metrics, but he seemed to have a down year defensively, depending on who you ask.

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  5. Marlinsa Jarrod Saltalamacchia ready to improve defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Miami Herald

    The 29-year-old husband and father of three girls has been around to pick up and drop off the kids from school, hug his girls when he's had a bad day at the office, and plan family vacations. This offseason, Salty even got a chance to take the family out to do one of his favorite things: hunt deer.

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  6. Marlins Catcher Saltalamacchia Eager For Fresh StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia is anxious to put the 2014 season behind him and focus on having a much better year in 2015. One area that Miami didn't search for replacement is behind the plate, though that doesn't mean the team was satisfied with the production from their catcher in 2014.

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  7. Was Signing Salty Worth it?Read the original story

    Saturday Feb 21 | Fish Stripes

    The Miami Marlins gained a great catcher in 2013 when Jarrod Saltalamacchia decided to leave behind the Boston Red Sox and sign a 3 year deal worth $21 million. This spring will be the beginning of the second year of that contract and it is likely that he won't be able to continue to hit at the level he used to.

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  8. Marlins agree to two-year deal with Mike DunnRead the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Fish Stripes

    ... huge part. Catcher was once again a point of weakness for the Miami Marlins in 2014. The team signed Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract before the season as he was coming off a career year with the Boston Red Sox where he ...

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  9. Marlins Way: Will James Shields sign today?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Marlin Maniac

    ... to rest. Catcher was once again a point of weakness for the Miami Marlins in 2014. The team signed Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract before the season as he was coming off a career year with the Boston Red Sox where he hit ...

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  10. 2015 ZiPS Projections: Jarrod SaltalamacchiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Marlin Maniac

    Sep 7, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia hits a RBI single in the fifth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Marlins Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: Robert Mayer-USA TODAY Sports Catcher was once again a point of weakness for the Miami Marlins in 2014.

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  11. Christian Vazquez, Blake Swihart among best pitch-framers in baseballRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 5 | Over The Monster

    ... in baseball, and taking these numbers to show that, say, the difference between Christian Vazquez and Jarrod Saltalamacchia framing pitches is fifty runs. Still, if the Red Sox rotation goes above and beyond all expectations next year, there's a ...

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  12. Blake Swihart named baseball's best catching prospect by MLB.comRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | Over The Monster

    ... have had any consistency behind the plate, particularly any defensive consistency. Victor Martinez and Jarrod Saltalamacchia filled the position for four-and-a-half years between the two of them, but acted more as second designated hitters during ...

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  13. Blake Swihart not worried about blocked path to Boston Red Sox: 'I'll play wherever'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | MassLive.com

    The Boston Red Sox have at least two candidates. It's why they wouldn't go the extra year to sign Jarrod Saltalamacchia last offseason and let him go to the Miami Marlins for three years, $21 million.

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  14. A's set to acquire Ben Zobrist, Yunel EscobarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | SFGate

    Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Ben Zobrist connects for a home run off Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester, left, in front of Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia during the fourth inning of Game 1 of baseball's American League division series, Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, in Boston. ST. PETERSBURG, FL - AUGUST 4: Infielder Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays scores the go-ahead run in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants August 4, 2013 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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  15. Miami Marlins were open to trading Jarrod SaltalamacchiaRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    The 29-year old catcher struggled offensively in 2014 and as a result, the Marlins tried to move him this offseason. When they signed catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia last offseason, the Miami Marlins were confident he would be able to have the success he did in 2013 with the Red Sox .

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  16. Marlins Way: The Inconvenient Truth on the Blue Jays TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    ... into 2014, the Miami Marlins felt they had secured the catcher position with the 3 year signing of Jarrod Saltalamacchia , for a reasonable $27 million. Coming off a successful 2013 where he slashed .273/.338/.446, with 14 bombs in 120 games for the ...

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  17. Marlins' Cole Gillespie could serve as backup outfielderRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Fish Stripes

    ... into 2014, the Miami Marlins felt they had secured the catcher position with the 3 year signing of Jarrod Saltalamacchia , for a reasonable $27 million. Coming off a successful 2013 where he slashed .273/.338/.446, with 14 bombs in 120 games for the ...

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  18. Recipe for a Jarrod Saltalamacchia Bounceback in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Marlin Maniac

    Aug 20, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Marlins catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia connects for a solo home run during the ninth inning against the Texas Rangers at Marlins Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports Going into 2014, the Miami Marlins felt they had secured the catcher position with the 3 year signing of Jarrod Saltalamacchia , for a reasonable $27 million.

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  19. The external breaks in the Royals' favor in 2014Read the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Royals Review

    ... Pct also favored the Indians and Rays over the Royals. Boston lost Jacoby Ellsbury, Stephen Drew , and Jarrod Saltalamacchia to free agency but were set to be getting a full year out of Xander Bogaerts. They eventually re-signed Drew after the ...

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  20. Even with Vazquez, Swihart, and Hanigan, Red Sox have no catching to spareRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Over The Monster

    ... Pierzynski, anyone?) and the hugely risky (Brian McCann). The Red Sox muddled through three years of Jarrod Saltalamacchia with his three-ring circus defense because he had a league average bat with the help of some BABIP inflation, and I'll be ...

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