5/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Logan Morrison rehabs: Florida Marlins OF Logan Morrison (foot) went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run with Single-A Jupiter Wednesday, May 11, and is...[+] set on returning from the disabled list Friday, May 13. Manager Edwin Rodriguez said that OF Emilio Bonifacio will likely be used off the bench when Morrison returns. 3Bs Greg Dobbs and Wes Helms will continue to receive starts at third base, but Bonifacio is also an option there.
5/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Three to help at third base: Florida Marlins 3B Greg Dobbs, 3B Wes Helms and IF/OF Emilio Bonifacio will split time at third base with 3B Donnie Murphy (wrist)...[+] on the disabled list.
News -- April 2011
4/30KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Third base will continue to be split: Florida Marlins manager Edwin Rodriguez plans to use matchups to determine who plays third base this season. 'I have to go with...[+] matchups and [whether] I need more defense than offense,' Rodriguez said. 'Every day I have to decide about third base.' Rodriguez has used IF's Greg Dobbs, Wes Helms and Donnie Murphy at the position.
4/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms getting startFlorida Marlins 3B Wes Helms is starting at third base and hitting seventh in the lineup Tuesday, April 26....[+]Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms is starting at third base and hitting seventh in the lineup Tuesday, April 26.
4/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms starting at third Sunday: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms is in the starting lineup against the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday, April 17, according to Clark...[+] Spencer of The Miami Herald.
4/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms to play Sunday: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms will start Sunday, April 17, against the Philadelphia Phillies in place of IF Donnie Murphy (knee),...[+] according to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro.
3/30KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Donnie Murphy, Greg Dobbs make squad: Florida Marlins IF Donnie Murphy and 3B Greg Dobbs both had their contracts selected from the minor leagues Wednesday, March 30,...[+] according to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro. Murphy will start at third base on Opening Day. Dobbs will be accompanied on the bench by IF Wes Helms, IF Emilio Bonifacio, OF Brett Hayes and OF Scott Cousins.
3/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Matt Dominguez slumping: Florida Marlins 3B Matt Dominguez is currently in a 1-for-28 slump this spring, which has dropped his average to .175, according...[+] to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro. However, the team still wants Dominguez to take over the third base job this year. Other candidates to play the position include IFs Donnie Murphy, Emilio Bonifacio, Wes Helms, Greg Dobbs and Omar Infante.
2/12KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Greg Dobbs, Wes Helms might platoon at third base: If Florida Marlins rookie 3B Matt Dominguez flames out as the starting third baseman in spring training, the team might use a...[+] platoon of 3Bs Greg Dobbs and Wes Helms, reports Joe Frisaro, of MLB.com.
1/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Donnie Murphy could compete at third: Florida Marlins IF Donnie Murphy could compete for the starting third base job this year, according to MLB.com's Joe Frisaro....[+] 3B Matt Dominguez will also be given a shot in Spring Training. However, Dominguez has never played above Class AA and will likely start the year at Class AAA. IFs Wes Helms and Emilio Bonifacio will also be candidates for third.
9/23KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms has three RBIs Wednesday: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms drove in three runs in a winning effort Wednesday, Sept. 22, according to The Associated Press. ...[+]
9/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms has big night Wednesday: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms recorded three hits and knocked in five runs in a winning effort Wednesday, Sept. 1, according to...[+] The Associated Press.
8/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms receives extension: The Florida Marlins signed 3B Wes Helms to a one-year contract extension through the 2011 season Wednesday, Aug. 18, according...[+] to The Associated Press. Helms' deal will be worth $1 million.
7/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms likely to become third baseman: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms is likely to become the team's everyday third baseman after 3B Jorge Cantu was traded to the Texas...[+] Rangers Thursday, July 29, according to ESPNDallas.com's Richard Durrett. The team also wants to get a look at 1B Logan Morrison.
7/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Not much interest in Wes HelmsThe Florida Marlins are not receiving much trade interest in 3B Wes Helms, according to FOXSports.com's Jon Paul Morosi. ...[+]The Florida Marlins are not receiving much trade interest in 3B Wes Helms, according to FOXSports.com's Jon Paul Morosi.
7/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Still open to trading Jorge Cantu: The Florida Marlins are still open to trading 3B Jorge Cantu despite the injury to OF Chris Coghlan (knee), according to FOXSports.com's...[+] Ken Rosenthal. If Cantu is traded, the team can have OF Logan Morrison play left field and 3B Wes Helms man the hot corner.
7/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms has game-winning hit: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms hit a bases-loaded RBI single with none out in the 11th inning Sunday, July 25, according to The...[+] Associated Press, guiding his team to a 5-4 win over the Atlanta Braves.
7/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Yankees | Showing interest in Wes HelmsThe New York Yankees have shown an interest in Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms, reports Joe Frisaro, of MLB.com. ...[+]The New York Yankees have shown an interest in Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms, reports Joe Frisaro, of MLB.com.
6/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Rangers | Looking at Ty Wigginton, Wes Helms: The Texas Rangers are discussing Baltimore Orioles 3B Ty Wigginton and Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms as right-handed hitting corner...[+] infielders that could serve as primary backups to 1B Justin Smoak and 3B Michael Young, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Jeff Wilson.
6/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms to play this weekend: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms will play third base, and 3B Jorge Cantu will be the DH during the team's interleague series at Tampa...[+] Bay this weekend, according to the Miami Herald's Clark Spencer. That means OF Cameron Maybin will be on the bench.
5/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Wes Helms says Hanley Ramirez should apologize: Florida Marlins 3B Wes Helms said SS Hanley Ramirez should apologize to his teammates for not hustling after he booted a ball...[+] Monday, May 17, the Palm Beach Post's Joe Capozzi reports. 'I can't overlook it,' Helms said. 'That's not the way the game is supposed to be played.'
4/22B-R Blog: Great Pinch Hitters Since 1961: Got this list fooling around with B-R.com PI late last night...great pinch hitters in baseball since 1961...
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