Sat, 02 May 2015 11:36:26 -0700
Miami Marlins 1B Michael Morse is not in the starting lineup against the Philadelphia Phillies Saturday, May 2. INF Jeff Baker will start at first base and bat fifth.
Fantasy Tip: The struggling Morse ($2,900, 5.8% of cap) is being given the day off by manager Mike Redmond. He is 6-for-39 in his last 10 games and is only batting .202 through 22 games this season. FantasyScore owners should be able to find better options than Baker ($1,600, 3.2% of cap).
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 14:31:50 -0800
Correcting a previous report, Miami Marlins 1B Michael Morse's two-year contract is worth $7 million in 2015 and $8 million in 2016. Morse also received a $1 million signing bonus.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:37:30 -0800
Miami Marlins 1B Michael Morse did not want to be a full-time designated hitter, thus his preference for a National League team. He will play first base for the Marlins, and Florida also has no state income tax, two factors which played into his decision.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:01:07 -0800
The Miami Marlins may deal 1B Garrett Jones now that 1B Michael Morse has signed a two-year contract. Jones has attracted interest from teams, but no specific teams were named.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:56:16 -0800
Miami Marlins OF Michael Morse's two-year deal with the team is worth $8 million, according to sources. He can also earn extra money in performance bonuses.
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 06:57:00 -0800
Free-agent 1B Michael Morse (Giants) agreed to a two-year deal with the Miami Marlins Tuesday, Dec. 16. The deal is pending a physical.
Sun, 14 Dec 2014 12:28:51 -0800
The Miami Marlins have had increased talks with free-agent 1B/OF Michael Morse (Giants) in recent days. The club is hesitant to trade SP Henderson Alvarez or SP Jarred Cosart for a first baseman.
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:51:42 -0800
The Baltimore Orioles are weighing their free-agent outfield options and considering OFs Michael Morse (Giants), Delmon Young (Orioles), Norichika Aoki (Royals) and others, according to sources.
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 23:52:40 -0800
Free-agent OF Michael Morse (Giants) and Colorado Rockies 1B Justin Morneau are drawing interest from the Colorado Rockies.
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:19:29 -0800
Free-agent OF Michael Morse (Giants) is of interest to the Baltimore Orioles if they don't re-sign OF Delmon Young. The Orioles could also try to work out a trade for Boston Red Sox OF Allen Craig.