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2016 Jacksonville Players in the News

Keep up with Jacksonville baseball with this compilation of coverage of Jacksonville players and the Marlins organization. For coverage of the organization and the Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville, click here.

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2016

November 17 - (Fish StripesMarlins sign five players to minor league deals

November 10 - (Fish StripesAll-Time Top 100 Marlins: #86 Derek Dietrich

October 27 - (Scout.comInfielder shows why he is the No. 4 prospect in Miami's organization with impressive stats in Arizona Fall League

September 25 - (First Coast NewsMarlins Jose Fernandez dies in boating accident, leaving pregnant fiance' behind

September 25 - (News 4 JAXMiami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, 2 others die in boating accident

September 13 - (Fish StripesMiami Marlins fire seven minor league coaches

September 8 - (The Florida Times-UnionGene Frenette: Tebow signs with New York Mets, won't be playing in Jacksonville

September 5 - (MiLB.comTomshaw shines very brightly for Suns

September 4 - (The Florida Times-UnionMatt Tomshaw's pitching helps Suns salvage split with BayBears

September 3 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns post 6-2 win over Mobile

September 2 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' game suspended by sudden storm

September - (VOID MagazineVoid Magazine Issue 71

August 31 - (The Florida Times-UnionBig innings sends Suns past Pensacola

August 30 - (Jacksonville Sports Day) SUNS: Riddle Named Southern League Postseason All-Star

August 29 - (The Florida Times-UnionDixon, Astin lead Blue Wahoos over Suns 4-0

August 29 - (Scout.comMiami is also encouraged by the news that Giancarlo Stanton has done some light running this weekend

August 28 - (The Florida Times-UnionPensacola tops Jacksonville Suns

August 27 - (Jacksonville Sports Day) SUNS: Dietrich Joins Club on Major League Rehab Assignment

August 26 - (The Florida Times-UnionLook out: Trio of hit batters in 7th give Chattanooga win over Suns

August 25 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns coming up short as Lookouts prevail again

August 24 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns beat Lookouts on a walk-off walk

August 23 - (Scout.comLate inning charge not enough as Jacksonville cannot make up 6-1 deficit

August 22 - (The Florida Times-UnionAnderson's bat leads the way for Jacksonville Suns

August 19 - (The Florida Times-UnionChris Curley's two hits lift Suns past Smokies

August 19 - (The Florida Times-Union3 big innings the key in Suns' win over Smokies

August 18 - (The State JournalBaseball: Riddle called up to Triple A

August 15 - (The Florida Times-UnionRH Peters fitting right in as Suns defeat Braves

August 14 - (The Florida Times-UnionMississippi starting pitcher shuts down Suns

August 14 - (Jacksonville Sports Day) SUNS: Jacksonville Snaps Braves' Streak with 5-4 Walk-Off Win

August 13 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns rally for win

August 12 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns squander opportunities

August 11 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns caught looking in shutout

August 10 - (MiLB.comPeters aces first test in Southern League

August 9 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns shut out Lookouts

August 9 - (The State JournalSports Notebook (08/09)

August 7 - (Jacksonville Sports Day) SUNS: Jacksonville Falls to Chattanooga 3-2

August 7 - (The Florida Times-UnionBencomo, homers shut down Suns in Chattanooga

August 6 - (The Florida Times-UnionLookouts knock off Suns

August 5 - (The Florida Times-UnionJ.T. Riddle extends hitting streak to 24 games as Suns win

August 4 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns lose lead, then rally to top Biloxi 8-5

August 3 - (The Florida Times-UnionOld hand Kenny Wilson provides spark as Suns split doubleheader

August 2 - (The Florida Times-UnionJ.T. Riddle extends hitting streak, but Suns fall

August 2 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' game postponed; doubleheader set for Tuesday

July 31 - (The Florida Times-UnionPower surge sends Suns past Shuckers

July 31 - (MiLB.comRiddle burns name into Suns' record book

July 30 - (The Florida Times-UnionFour pitchers propel Suns past Generals

July 30 - (MiLB.comYarbrough dazzles in front of family, friends

July 29 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns fall to Generals

July 27 - (News 4 JAXSuns and Generals Split Wednesday Games

July 27 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns split with Generals

July 27 - (News 4 JAXSuns and Generals Suspended Due to Rain

July 26 - (The Florida Times-UnionStorm forces postponement of Suns-Generals game

July 25 - (News 4 JAXSuns swept by BayBears in Doubleheader 6-1, 4-1

July 24 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns lose another doubleheader

July 24 - (News 4 JAXSuns swept by BayBears in Doubleheader 6-5, 3-1

July 23 - (The Florida Times-UnionMobile sweeps doubleheader from Suns

July 22 - (News 4 JAXWet Grounds Further Postpone Suns and BayBears

July 22 - (News 4 JAXWet Grounds Postpone Suns and BayBears Thursday

July 21 - (News 4 JAXSuns Top BayBears 4-3

July 20 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns defeat BayBears

July 20 - (Today's KnuckleballSpotlight on the Suns: Esch hits 10-win mark for Jacksonville

July 19 - (Scout.comJake Esch Wins 10th Game in Jacksonville Suns' Victory

July 19 - (News 4 JAXEsch wins league-high 10th, Suns top Wahoos, 3-2

July 19 - (The Florida Times-UnionEsch becomes first Southern League pitcher to reach 10 victories

July 18 - (News 4 JAXSuns win 1-0, fall 7-6 in doubleheader with Wahoos

July 17 - (Scout.comMarlins also announce Jo-Jo Reyes has been sent to the Southern League's Jacksonville Suns

July 17 - (News 4 JAXBlue Wahoos take early lead in 5-2 win over Suns

July 16 - (Scout.comMiami Recalls Yefri Perez to Major Leagues

July 15 - (News 4 JAXWahoos homer past Suns in 9-0 series opener

July 14 - (The Florida Times-UnionPensacola hits 5 HRs as Suns' homestand starts with a dud

July 14 - (News 4 JAXSuns Win Barons Finale 6-5

July 13 - (News 4 JAXCurley's Homer Lifts Suns Past Barons 1-0

July 12 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns' J.T. Riddle Placed On Disabled List

July 12 - (Jacksonville Sports DayFive Former Suns 2016 MLB All-Stars

July 12 - (News 4 JAXBig Innings Move Suns Past Barons 11-8

July 12 - (The State JournalRiddle has 15-game hitting streak

July 11 - (News 4 JAX5 former Suns selected for 2016 MLB All-Star Game

July 10 - (The Florida Times-UnionWalters pitches Barons past Suns

July 10 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to Barons 7-4

July 10 - (MiLB.comResurgent Engel collects four hits for Barons

July 10 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall To Barons 9-8

July 9 - (Scout.comMiami Marlins Trade Eric Jokisch To Texas Rangers For Pedro Ciriaco, Promote Cory Luebke To Double-A

July 9 - (News 4 JAXRiddle Shines in 4-2 Suns Win over Shuckers

July 9 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns top Biloxi

July 8 - (News 4 JAXEarly Runs Push Suns Past Shuckers 9-1

July 8 - (The Florida Times-UnionEye on area minor-league players

July 7 - (Scout.comThis is the third time a Jacksonville player has been honored for monthly achievement

July 7 - (Scout.comOutfielder still leads Southern League in batting despite being on DL.

July 7 - (News 4 JAXMitchell Homers Suns past Shuckers 3-1

July 6 - (The Florida Times-UnionRonnie Mitchell hits homer as Suns defeat Biloxi

July 6 - (Scout.comParent club announces it has traded Tim Berry, has designated Eric Jockish and that Ivan Pineyro returns from the DL

July 6 - (News 4 JAXSuns top Shuckers 4-1

July 5 - (The Florida Times-UnionYefri Perez, Patrick Johnson help Suns top Biloxi

July 5 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Shuckers 5-1

July 4 - (Scout.comNefri Perez was added to Miami Marlins' roster in time for the historic game against Atlanta Braves at Ft. Bragg

July 4 - (Scout.comPitcher Jake Esch dominates over seven innings as Jacksonville wins 9-2 over Tennessee

July 4 - (News 4 JAXSuns give sellout crowd a 9-2 win over Smokies

July 3 - (Jacksonville Sports DaySUNS: Perez Joins Marlins for Fort Bragg Game

July 3 - (News 4 JAXSuns snap Smokies' winning streak, 7-2

July 2 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns Solve Tennessee Smokies With 7-2 Win On Saturday

July 2 - (Scout.comThe left-hander has been linked to the Marlins organization since he was drafted back in 2010

July 2 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns score early to defeat Smokies

July 2 - (News 4 JAXSmokies rally past Suns, 5-3

July 1 - (The Florida Times-UnionBullpen falls short as Suns drop fifth in a row

July 1 - (First Coast NewsSuns v. Smokies highlights

July 1 - (News 4 JAXSmokies outlast Suns, 2-1 in 10 innings

June 29 - (News 4 JAXSmokies take series opener from Suns, 4-2

June 28 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' Moises Sierra hoping for another shot at majors

June 28 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to M-Braves 2-1 in Rain-Shortened Game

June 27 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to M-Braves 3-2

June 26 - (News 4 JAXSuns Edge M-Braves 6-5

June 26 - (Waco Tribune-HeraldBremer to Triple A

June 26 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns recall Kendry Flores from High-A ball, place Moises Sierra on DL

June 26 - (The Florida Times-UnionRally in eighth inning sinks Jacksonville

June 25 - (The Florida Times-UnionMaron, Riddle help Suns top Braves

June 25 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to M-Braves 4-2

June 24 - (Scout.comJacksonville scores all its runs in the first inning to notch first win of second half of Southern League play

June 24 - (News 4 JAX8-Run First Inning Fuels Suns to 8-3 Win

June 22 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' Austin Brice, Jake Esch help in All-Star victory

June 21 - (The Florida Times-UnionPair of Suns in starting lineup for Southern League All-Star Game Tuesday night

June 20 - (The Florida Times-UnionDoubleheader split closes first half for Jacksonville Suns

June 19 - (News 4 JAXSuns split, knock Shuckers out of first-half race

June 18 - (The Florida Times-UnionAfter rough first half of season, Suns hoping for turnaround

June 18 - (News 4 JAXRain postpones Suns and Shuckers on Saturday

June 18 - (News 4 JAXShuckers snap Suns' winning streak, 4-1

June 18 - (The Florida Times-UnionBases-loaded hit sends Shuckers past Suns

June 17 - (News 4 JAXSuns win third straight, shut down Shuckers, 3-1

June 16 - (The Florida Times-UnionEsch, Suns stop Shuckers 3-1 for third in a row

June 16 - (News 4 JAXSuns follow hit parade to 8-4 win over Shuckers

June 16 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns pound out 15 hits, defeat Biloxi

June 15 - (Scout.comJacksonville breaks eight-game losing streak, will take on the Shuckers during homestand.

June 14 - (News 4 JAXSuns Snap Skid with 7-3 win at Mobile

June 14 - (The Florida Times-Union) Suns snap losing streak

June 14 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to BayBears 8-7 in 10 Innings

June 13 - (The Florida Times-UnionMobile takes control early in rout of Jacksonville Suns

June 13 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to BayBears 10-2

June 12 - (The Florida Times-UnionBayBears roll to 10-2 victory over Suns

June 12 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to BayBears 8-2

June 11 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns lose their sixth in a row

June 11 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to BayBears 2-1

June 10 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns limited to six hits in loss to Mobile

June 10 - (News 4 JAXSierra named All-Star starter for Suns

June 9 - (The Florida Times-UnionChattanooga Lookouts hit 6 homers in 15-1 rout of Jacksonville Suns

June 9 - (News 4 JAXLookouts' six home runs top Suns, 15-1

June 9 - (News 4 JAXLookouts take third straight from Suns, 5-2

June 8 - (WDEF-TVSUNS PITCHER AND RED BANK GRADUATE HUNTER ADKINS EXCITED TO FACE LOOKOUTS IN CHATTANOOGA

June 8 - (WRCB-TVSignal Mountain native Hunter Adkins pitches for Suns at AT&T Field vs. the Lookouts

June 8 - (News 4 JAXSeven Suns Named 2016 Southern League All-Stars

June 8 - (The Florida Times-UnionSeven Suns named to Southern League All-Star team

June 8 - (News 4 JAXLookouts rally past Suns, 6-1

June 7 - (TV JAXSuns Top Prospects

June 7 - (News 4 JAXLookouts walk off Suns, 3-2 in 11 innings

June 6 - (News 4 JAXMazza masters Lookouts in Suns' 3-1 win

June 5 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns lose fourth in a row on Biscuits' late homer

June 5 - (News 4 JAXBiscuits take pitchers' duel from Suns, 3-1

June 4 - (The Florida Times-UnionFive-run second inning sends Biscuits past Suns

June 4 - (News 4 JAXAnderson Marlins MiLB player of month for May

June 4 - (News 4 JAXBiscuits jump to early lead in 6-3 win over Suns

June 3 - (The Florida Times-UnionBats go cold as Suns drop doubleheader against Biscuits

June 3 - (News 4 JAXBiscuits sweep a pair from Suns, 1-0 and 4-3

June 2 - (Scout.comLeft-hander suffered triceps injury in second outing back from stint in Miami

June 2 - (Scout.comJacksonville first baseman hits for the cycle in a 7-4 win over Mot

June 2 - (News 4 JAXCurley's cycle carries Suns over Biscuits, 7-4

June 1 - (The Florida Times-UnionCurley leads Suns over Biscuits, hitting for cycle

June 1 - (News 4 JAXSuns, Biscuits to play once Wednesday, shift doubleheader to Thursday

June 1 - (Scout.comAustin Dean hits two home runs, Moises Sierra gets on base three times in Suns home victory

June 1 - (The St. Augustine RecordJacksonville Suns send Menendez grad Romero to Jupiter

June 1 - (MiLB.comSuns' Dean homers in consecutive at-bats

June 1 - (News 4 JAXDean's Two-(Homers)-for-Tuesday give Suns a 6-4 win

May 31 - (The Florida Times-UnionAustin Dean hits two homers as Suns stop Biscuits

May 31 - (Scout.comJacksonville could have a winning month with a victory tonight against the Biscuits

May 29 - (News 4 JAXSuns Take Series, Blank Braves 2-0

May 28 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Braves 6-2

May 28 - (The Florida Times-UnionMoises Sierra hits two-run homer, but Suns fall to Montgomery

May 27 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Braves 3-1

May 27 - (News 4 JAXSuns Win Second Straight over Braves, 5-3

May 27 - (Fish StripesJacksonville's Yefri Perez is baseball's top base stealer

May 27 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' bats go quiet in road loss

May 26 - (News 4 JAXSuns Top Braves 4-3 in 10 Innings

May 24 - (News 4 JAXBlue Wahoos slip past Suns, 5-4 in 10 innings

May 23 - (Scout.comJacksonville only gets two innings from Jarlin Garcia, come from behind to win at home.

May 22 - (First Coast NewsSuns top Blue Wahoos, 6-5.

May 22 - (News 4 JAXSierra's 3 hits lift Suns over Blue Wahoos, 6-5

May 22 - (News 4 JAXSuns shutout Blue Wahoos

May 22 - (The Florida Times-UnionBullpen plays key role as Suns edge Blue Wahoos

May 22 - (Scout.comA night after the team is no-hit, four pitchers combine for big win

May 22 - (The St. Augustine RecordBartram Trail's Kyle Parker back in Double-A with a new organization

May 21 - (News 4 JAXFour Suns combine on 4-0 shutout of Blue Wahoos

May 21 - (MiLB.comStephens, Blue Wahoos no-hit Suns

May 21 - (News 4 JAXSuns win 4-0, then Blue Wahoos pitch 6-0 no-hitter

May 20 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns split doubleheader

May 20 - (News 4 JAXRain postpones Suns and Blue Wahoos on Thursday

May 19 - (Scout.comMiami Marlins Option Jarlin Garcia To Double-A Jacksonville

May 18 - (News 4 JAXSuns erase Biscuits' 8-3 lead, win 9-8 in 11 innings

May 18 - (The Florida Times-UnionJ.T. Riddle's hit caps rally as Suns win third game in a row

May 17 - (News 4 JAXRain postpones Suns and Biscuits on Tuesday

May 17 - (News 4 JAXPerez paces Suns to 4-1 win over Biscuits

May 16 - (The Florida Times-UnionMazza delivers for Suns

May 16 - (Scout.comPitcher fills in for departed Jarlin Garcia, Suns win 4-2

May 15 - (News 4 JAXMazza steps up in Suns' 4-2 win over Biscuits

May 15 - (News 4 JAXBiscuits shut out Suns in series opener, 5-0

May 14 - (The Florida Times-UnionCold bats follow Jacksonville Suns home

May 14 - (Scout.comMontgomery scores on second pitch of the game, cruises to road victory.

May 14 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Shuckers 6-5

May 13 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Shuckers 8-6

May 12 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Shuckers 6-1

May 12 - (The Florida Times-UnionPunchless Suns fall to Biloxi

May 11 - (MiLB.comSuns' Dean records first two-homer game

May 11 - (MLB.comDean discovers power stroke for Double-A Jacksonville

May 11 - (News 4 JAXSuns Homer Past Shuckers 9-1

May 10 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Shuckers 9-1

May 8 - (News 4 JAXSuns Split Saturday Doubleheader with Generals

May 7 - (News 4 JAXSuns outlast Generals 4-2 in 18 Innings

May 7 - (The Florida Times-UnionDean, Riddle help Suns top Generals

May 6 - (News 4 JAXSuns fall to Generals 5-0

May 6 - (Scout.comStarter is named Pitcher of the Month by Miami Marlins

May 5 - (News 4 JAXSuns Fall to Generals 11-6

May 5 - (Fish On The FarmJacksonville Suns 2016 (Rest Of) Season Preview

May 3 - (Scout.comMatt Kipka goes 4-5 on the night in an 8-2 victory

May 2 - (Scout.comWin ends two game losing streak on Sunday afternoon.

May 2 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns defeat Mississippi Braves

May 1 - (Scout.comJacksonville falls for second night in a row to Mississippi.

April 30 - (Scout.comTeam cannot complete comeback on Friday night.

April 30 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns fall to Mississippi

April 29 - (Fish StripesDean Driving in Runs for Jacksonville Suns

April 29 - (Scout.comJacksonville takes first game of series versus Mississippi

April 29 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns fall to Braves

April 27 - (Miami HeraldMarlins knock around Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw, win third in a row

April 27 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns Return Home After Losing Their Last Series To Montgomery Biscuits, 3-2

April 27 - (South Florida Sun-SentinelStanton topples Kershaw, Dodgers with homer in third consecutive game

April 26 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns fall short in slugfest at Montgomery

April 25 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns get 15 hits, still fall to Montgomery on the Road

April 24 - (Scout.comAfter a late rally by Montgomery, Jacksonville falls short

April 24 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns' rally falls short against Montgomery

April 22 - (Fish StripesAustin Brice Thriving for Jacksonville Suns

April 21 - (The Florida Times-UnionMobile takes series against Jacksonville Suns with 11-4 decision

April 20 - (Scout.comAn eight-run inning helps Jacksonville end a two-game losing streak.

April 20 - (Scout.comAustin Brice hadn't given up a run in 11 innings.

April 20 - (The Florida Times-Union8-run explosion helps Suns rally past Mobile

April 19 - (The Florida Times-UnionMobile shuts down Suns again

April 19 - (The Florida Times-UnionBayBears batter Suns bullpen

April 18 - (Fish StripesJ.T. Riddle sparks hot Jacksonville Suns start

April 18 - (Scout.comPitching Key for Jacksonville in 4-1 win over Mobile

April 17 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns snap 3-game skid with win over BayBears

April 16 - (Tribune StarFROM TERRE HAUTE TO THE MAJORS

April 14 - (The Florida Times-UnionSuns win pitching showdown

April 13 - (The Florida Times-UnionPensacola defeats Suns 4-3

April 12 - (The Florida Times-UnionJacksonville Suns' bats remain hot in romp over Birmingham Barons

April 11 - (The Florida Times-UnionRun, Suns run: 6 steals, another win

April 10 - (Scout.comSix stolen bases help Jacksonville to an 8-3 victory

April 10 - (Scout.comDespite six shutout innings by starter, Austin Brice, Suns lose 2-1

April 9 - (Scout.comBrady Shoemaker's hit keys a 5-0 third inning in Suns second victory of the season

April 8 - (First Coast NewsSuns win home opener

April 8 - (News 4 JAXSuns win 6-1 over Birmingham on Opening Night

April 8 - (Scout.comJacksonville Suns Defeat Birmingham Barons In Season Opener

April 8 - (The Florida Times-UnionBrady Shoemaker's grand slam propels Suns

April 7 - (Fish StripesJacksonville Suns begin 2016 season tonight

April 6 - (First Coast NewsSuns ready for opening day

April 6 - (News 4 JAXSuns announce 2016 roster

April 6 - (The Florida Times-UnionFormer Menendez star Avery Romero ready for chance with Suns