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  1. National League Game CapsulesRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Sports Network

    ... Miami down in order in the ninth to earn his second save of the season. Derek Dietrich hit a two-run homer and Jeff Baker picked up an RBI for the Marlins, who have lost five straight. Jose Fernandez (2-1) was knocked around for six runs on eight ...


  2. Cubs Pitcher Pedro Strop Knocks Down Catcher Jeff Baker While Catching BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | BleacherReport

    The Chicago Cubs lost two extra-inning games to start the 2014 MLB season, and a collision in the bottom of the ninth could've put the team in serious jeopardy of getting swept by the Pittsburgh Pirates.


  3. Ed Lucas makes Miami Marlins roster, then gets hurtRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | The Miami Herald

    ... with second baseman Rafael Furcal (strained left hamstring) on the disabled list. Derek Dietrich and utility man Jeff Baker are in the running for the starting nod Monday night at second base against the visiting Rockies. The Marlins want to make ...


  4. Reed Johnson makes Marlins roster, completes veteran benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 25 |

    ... the cut and was released on Tuesday. Johnson joins the veteran bench group that consists of utility infielder Jeff Baker (11 home runs in 151 at-bats for Texas last season) and veteran catcher Jeff Mathis (handled Marlins young rotation much of last ...


  5. Miami Marlins 2014 PreviewRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... Jarrod Saltalamacchia (C), Rafael Furcal (2B), Garrett Jones (1B), Carlos Marmol (RHP), Casey McGehee (3B), Jeff Baker (INF/OF), Brian Bogusevic (OF), Carter Capps (RHP) KEY OFFSEASON SUBTRACTIONS: Logan Morrison (OF), Justin Ruggiano (OF), Juan ...


  6. 2014 MLB Draft Prep Seeks An AdvantageRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... track to the bigs before an injury effectively ended his career. Marcelo Carreno was acquired from Detroit for Jeff Baker . I think he has gone into witness protection. Four significant major-league pitchers are facing the surgery soon. If return ...


  7. NL East Preview: Miami MarlinsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... 2012 and his normal position is shortstop. (Glove-first prospect Adeiny Hechevarria is set occupy that spot.) Jeff Baker was signed as an insurance policy at second against Furcal, which has already proven wise (see Injuries below). Everyone's ...


  8. Fish Bites: Miami Marlins' Tom Koehler early favorite to win starting jobRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | Fish Stripes

    ... led to his trade to the Los Angeles Dodgers midway through the 2013 season. Anything and everything. It's what Jeff Baker is willing to do in his role as utility player for the Miami Marlins . Whether its playing first base as he did Saturday ...


  9. Know Your Enemy: Miami MarlinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    ... during the Winter Meetings in December after winning the World Series with the Boston Red Sox . Garrett Jones , Jeff Baker , Rafael Furcal , and Casey McGehee also signed short-term deals to make up 75-percent of the Marlins infield. Shortstop ...


  10. 2014 Marlins Season Preview: Position player overviewRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | Fish Stripes

    ... who provide the majority of those 1.5 wins. Other bench players, from Jeff Mathis to free agent acquisition Jeff Baker , may end up negating each other at around replacement level, which is as expected for a team lacking significant position player ...


  11. MLB Power Rankings: Where Teams Stand at Start of Spring Training GamesRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... and fans will get a first chance to see Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Garrett Jones, Rafael Furcal, Casey McGehee and Jeff Baker this spring. That group should help improve an offense that ranked last in the MLB in runs scored last season. The biggest ...


  12. Miami Marlins' transformation has been extreme from two years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2014 |

    ... Seattle Mariners a season ago. Another, Carlos Marmol, played for both the Cubs and Dodgers. Utility infielder Jeff Baker was with the Rangers. And while no one is picking the Marlins to win the National League East, something the team has never ...


  13. Know Your Enemy: Miami MarlinsRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... holds up. There will be a big ex-Cub vibe in Marlins camp; in addition to McGehee and Marmol, former Cubs Jeff Baker, Reed Johnson and Brian Bogusevic are all in spring training with Miami this year. The Cubs will play their entire season series ...


  14. Gaby Sanchez Wants Chance That Marlins Gave Garrett JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2014 | Rum Bunter

    ... Now, the Marlins are going to start the season with him as their everyday first baseman. It's all he ever wanted. Jeff Baker could occasionally spell Jones if it doesn't work out. It will be interesting to see just how well Jones does in that role. ...


  15. Defending Drafting Darwin BarneyRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2014 | FakeTeams

    ... to do his former coach proud. There are not many guys in MLB today that could beat out future Hall of Famers like Jeff Baker and Blake DeWitt for the most prestigious position in all of baseball. Barney did it with flying colors. He also had to fill ...


  16. Can Emilio Bonifacio Battle Darwin Barney for Cubs Second Base Job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    ... well due to the hardware on his mantle known as the Gold Glove. At worst Bonifacio can be the next Mark DeRosa or Jeff Baker for the 2014 Cubs and the North Side fan base. The utility man and switch hitter would give manager Renteria as much ...


  17. MLB player notesRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... 2013. He has battled control problems, too. He issued 95 walks in 104 1/3 innings over the past two seasons. INF Jeff Baker signed a two-year deal with Miami less than two weeks before the start of camp. He offers versatility: He plays first, second ...


  18. Major boo-boos for major leaguersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 |

    ... games played streak. Although Sierra was more than 900 games behind Cal Ripken Jr. at the time. Just last year, Jeff Baker sprained a thumb giving an overexuberant high-five. Lance Berkman aggravated a knee injury when he slipped walking down the ...


  19. Offseason roundup: M's, Smoak come to termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | CBS Sports

    ... , the team announced. Miami designated him for assignment last week to clear a 40-man roster spot for UTIL Jeff Baker . Marlins : RHP Chris Hatcher cleared waivers and has been outrighted off the 40-man roster. He had been designated for assignment ...


  20. Marlins sign INF Baker to 2-year dealRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | FOX16

    ... last season, batting .279 with 11 homers and 21 RBI. "We are very excited to add such an experienced player in Jeff Baker," Marlins president of baseball operations Michael Hill said. "Offensively and defensively, we like the options that his ...