David A Marcillo

David A Marcillo

NFL, MLB Correspondent

Bio

I have been following the Marlins since all the way back in 1993. I didn't really know anything about baseball then, but there was a new team in my city and I wanted to be a fan. Since then, I have seen, played, and learned a lot. I still don't know anything about baseball.


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Closer Report: Sergio Romo, Ryan Dull, Jeanmar Gomez photo
No huge news in the wacky world of bullpens this week, but a few interesting decisions and comments from managers were intriguing and could ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Sep 23
Closer Report: Derek Law, A.J. Ramos, Trevor Rosenthal photo
We're almost there, folks. The playoff picture is starting to clear up and fantasy and "real life" teams alike are starting to make postseason ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Sep 16
Closer Report: Santiago Casilla, Andrew Bailey, Wade Davis photo
We're almost there, folks. Fantasy playoffs have already started for some and will be starting soon for everyone else. We hope your teams are ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Sep 9
Closer Report: Fernando Salas, Daniel Hudson, Randall Delgado photo
Playoffs are coming for most leagues and have already started for some. Unfortunately, that means the fantasy baseball season is ending for lots of teams. ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Sep 2
Closer Report: Fernando Rodney, Daniel Hudson, Adam Ottavino photo
Bad news: the regular season is almost over, with teams seeing fewer than 40 games left on their schedules. Good news: that means playoff ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Aug 26
Closer Report: Andrew Miller, Fernando Salas, Ken Giles photo
It's been a while Closer Report readers, and I am glad to be back. After a few weeks off, Closer Report should be back ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Aug 19
Closer Report: Brad Ziegler, Jake Barrett, Wade Davis photo
With the All-Star Break now behind us and the trade deadline rapidly approaching (albeit a bit less rapidly this year due to the August ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Jul 22
Closer Report: All-Star Break Edition photo
Major League Baseball's All-Star Game is always followed by a few weird days of no major sporting events. It's an uncomfortable silence for sports ...
by David A Marcillo in FantasyFri, Jul 15
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Drew Steckenrider making some noise in the Marlins bullpen photo
Drew Steckenrider making some noise in the Marlins bullpen
Miami Marlins rookie relief pitcher Drew Steckenrider is having an excellent rookie season despite the team seemingly moving him back and forth between the minors and the Marlins bullpen all year. In 18 innings pitched across 20 games, Steckenrider has an even 2.00 ERA and is striking out 12.00 batters per nine innings.
19 hrs ago
Dan Straily pulled early on Tuesday despite solid work photo
Dan Straily pulled early on Tuesday despite solid work
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Dan Straily was pulled after five innings on Tuesday despite allowing only three runs on five hits and two walks.
19 hrs ago
Brad Ziegler saves another one on Saturday photo
Brad Ziegler saves another one on Saturday
Miami Marlins closer Brad Ziegler picked up his fourth save of the season on Saturday. He allowed a hit and a walk, while striking out one.
4 days ago
Dan Straily leaves with one out to go for a quality start photo
Dan Straily leaves with one out to go for a quality start
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Dan Straily pitched well in a no decision on Thursday, leaving with just one more out needed to record a quality start. Straily pitched 5 2/3 innings, allowing two runs on four hits and a walk.
6 days ago
Brad Ziegler records his second save on Sunday photo
Brad Ziegler records his second save on Sunday
Miami Marlins closer Brad Ziegler picked up his second save of the season on Sunday, tossing a scoreless ninth inning. He allowed a a hit and struck out one.
2 wks ago
Jose Urena has another strong road start on Sunday photo
Jose Urena has another strong road start on Sunday
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Urena had another strong start on the road, winning his 10th game of the season by tossing six innings. He allowed one run on three hits and a walk, striking out three.
2 wks ago
Edinson Volquez's Tommy John Surgery
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Edinson Volquez underwent Tommy John Surgery on Friday. It "went well" according to the team.
Vance Worley tosses seven shutout innings against the Nationals-yes, really photo
Vance Worley tosses seven shutout innings against the Nationals-yes, really
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Vance Worley tossed seven shutout innings against the Washington Nationals, allowing just two hits.
2 wks ago
Brad Ziegler picks up a save in his first chance as Marlins closer photo
Brad Ziegler picks up a save in his first chance as Marlins closer
Miami Marlins closer Brad Ziegler earned his first save of the season in his first chance since coming back from the disabled list. He did allow two hits, but no runs came around to score.
2 wks ago
Chris O'Grady hit hard on Tuesday photo
Chris O'Grady hit hard on Tuesday
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Chris O'Grady was hit hard on Tuesday, lasting only three innings while allowing six runs on seven hits and two walks.
2 wks ago
Edinson Volquez done for the year photo
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Edinson Volquez is done for the season, but the Marlins have not yet given a specific reason.
Jose Urena has an excellent start but still takes a loss photo
Jose Urena has an excellent start but still takes a loss
Miami Marlins starting pitcher Jose Urena was a tough luck loser on Monday, tossing eight innings and allowing just one run on three hits and a walk.
2 wks ago