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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Exits with hamstring tightness

Wendle was removed in the bottom of the third inning of Wednesday's game against the Diamondbacks with right hamstring tightness, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Wendle made his presence felt at the plate before departing with the injury, going 2-for-2 with a two-run home run to give the Marlins an early lead. Erik Gonzalez came on to replace Wendle, who can be viewed as day-to-day heading into the Marlins' weekend series with the Brewers.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Sits against southpaw

Wendle will sit Saturday against San Diego, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Wendle hasn't made a single start against a southpaw this season, a trend that continues Saturday against Sean Manaea. Joe Dunand will make his major-league debut at third base.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Returns to lineup

Wendle (hamstring) is starting Thursday against the Padres, Kevin Acee of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports. Wendle missed the last three games due to hamstring soreness, but he'll start at third base and bat seventh in Thursday's series opener. Over his last four games, he's gone 1-for-13 with a double, a run, a stolen base and a walk.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Out versus righty

Wendle is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Diamondbacks, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. The lefty-hitting Wendle is typically a mainstay in the lineup versus right-handed pitchers like Arizona's Zac Gallen, but he'll take a seat in the series opener while the Marlins clear a spot in the lineup for the hot-hitting Brian Anderson, who has delivered four extra-base hits over the last five games. Meanwhile, Wendle is in a relative cold spell, having gone 1-for-13 over his past four starts.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Sitting out with minor injury

Marlins manager Don Mattingly said Wendle is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Diamondbacks due to general soreness, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. The lefty-hitting Wendle is a fixture in the lineup against right-handed pitching, so the minor injury explains why he's on the bench...
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Not in Saturday's lineup

Wendle will hit the bench Saturday against Seattle, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Wendle will join the rest of the Marlins' lefties on the bench Saturday as the team goes with an all-righty lineup against southpaw Robbie Ray. Brian Anderson gets the start at third base.
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Fantasy Baseball Today: Anthony Rizzo's career night; Adalberto Mondesi injury; scoop Joey Wendle and more

Happy Wednesday, everyone! What an exciting night it was in Major League Baseball on Tuesday, but especially for Yankees 1B Anthony Rizzo, who did something for the first time in his career. Rizzo went yard not once, not twice, but three times. Rizzo now leads the league with eight home runs in a bounce-back very few Fantasy prognosticators saw coming (maybe we should've had him in that profit pocket).
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Out against lefty

Wendle will sit Thursday against the Nationals, Joe Frisaro of ManOnSecondBaseball.com reports. Wendle will sit against lefty Patrick Corbin, as he did against all three left-handers the Marlins faced earlier in the year. Brian Anderson starts at third base.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Big day against Nats

Wendle went 2-for-3 with a walk, a three-run home run, a second run scored and a stolen base in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Nationals. Getting another start at shortstop and hitting seventh, Wendle opened the scoring on the night by taking Josiah Gray deep in the fourth inning, giving Sandy Alcantara and the Miami bullpen all the run support they would need. Wendle has reeled off three straight multi-hit performances, and on the season he's slashing .362/.423/.532 with a homer, three steals, eight runs and eight RBI through 14 games.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: On base three times Sunday

Wendle went 2-for-4 with a walk, two doubles and an RBI in Sunday's win over Atlanta. His seventh-inning two-bagger brought home Garrett Cooper for what at the time seemed like an insurance run, but it wound up being the difference in a 5-4 victory. Wendle has been on a tear to begin his tenure with the Marlins, slashing .341/.396/.455 through 13 games with five doubles, two steals, five RBI and six runs. He has multiple hits in three of his past five games.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Day off Friday

Wendle isn't starting Friday against Atlanta, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Even though right-hander Kyle Wright is starting for Atlanta on Friday, Wendle will get a breather after going 4-for-14 with a double, two RBI and a run in his last four appearances. Brian Anderson will start at third base and bat seventh.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Avoids arbitration

Wendle agreed to a one-year contract with the Marlins on Thursday to avoid arbitration, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Wendle's agreement contains a mutual option for 2023 and means that he won't have to go through arbitration during the 2022 season. The 31-year-old is hitting .323 with three doubles, four runs, four RBI and a stolen base this year.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: On bench against lefty

Wendle isn't starting Saturday's game against the Phillies, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Left-hander Ranger Suarez is starting for Philadelphia on Saturday, so Wendle will be out of the lineup as the Marlins exclusively start right-handed hitters. Brian Anderson will start at third base and bat sixth.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Sits against southpaw

Wendle will be on the bench Tuesday against lefty Patrick Sandoval and the Angels, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports. Through five games, Wendle has started against three righties and sat against two lefties. Jon Berti will handle the hot corner Tuesday.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Crosses plate twice Sunday

Wendle went 2-for-4 with two runs scored in Sunday's loss to the Giants. The veteran infielder accounted for both of Miami's runs on the afternoon while getting the start at shortstop and hitting sixth. Wendle is off to a quick start to his Marlins tenure, going 3-for-7 with a walk and three runs scored through two games.
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Marlins' Joey Wendle: Not starting Saturday

Wendle isn't starting Saturday's game against the Giants, Craig Mish of SportsGrid.com reports. Wendle went 1-for-3 with a run and a walk in Friday's season opener against San Francisco. Brian Anderson will start at the hot corner and bat sixth Saturday since manager Don Mattingly tends to play most of his players during the first series of the season before shifting to a regular lineup.
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