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Mike Redmond | Catcher

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (43) / 5/5/1971
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 200
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Gonzaga

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The Marlins announced Sunday that they've signed manager Mike Redmond to a contract extension through the 2017 season.
It's a well-deserved extension, as little was expected from the Marlins this season but they stayed competitive even after losing Jose Fernandez early on to Tommy John surgery. The Fish entered play Sunday 139-184 in Redmond's two years as manager. Sun, Sep 28, 2014 02:28:00 PM

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Marlins hired Frank Menechino as hitting coach.

The Marlins have also added former major league outfielder Brett Butler as a third base coach and outfield coach. Menechino, who played seven seasons in the majors, has been a coach in the Yankees' minor league system.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 07:21:00 PM

Marlins fired team president Larry Beinfest.

It's no surprise, as owner Jeffrey Loria is making more of the baseball decisions these days and a recent report from Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports indicated that a front office shakeup was likely coming. Beinfest has worked with the club since 2002.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 04:15:00 PM

Mike Redmond officially announced his retirement Monday.

"I pretty much knew going into the season that this was going to be it," Redmond told the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. "When I left Minnesota, I wanted to play one more year and see. But it's OK. I fulfilled every goal I had as a player." He will finish up with a .287/.342/.358 career batting line.
Mon, Oct 4, 2010 03:12:00 PM

Indians released catcher Mike Redmond.

Redmond was designated for assignment a week ago. We'll find out soon whether some team wants the 39-year-old as a backup down the stretch. The Red Sox would seem to be the one contender out there in the market for a veteran backup.
Fri, Jul 16, 2010 05:18:00 PM

Indians designated C Mike Redmond for assignment.

Redmond had made only two starts since Carlos Santana was recalled nearly a month ago. The veteran is hitting just .206 in 63 at-bats this season. He will be replaced on the roster by Chris Gimenez.
Sat, Jul 10, 2010 03:40:00 PM

Mike Redmond was back in the starting lineup against the Royals on Wednesday.

Redmond hadn't played since May 5 due to right hip tightness.
Thu, May 13, 2010 02:40:00 AM

Mike Redmond left Wednesday's game against the Blue Jays in the seventh inning due to right hip tightness.

He was replaced by Lou Marson. There's no update on Redmond's status, but he can safely be considered day-to-day.
Wed, May 5, 2010 02:47:00 PM

Anthony Castrovince of reports that the Indians have agreed to terms on a contract with catcher Mike Redmond.

The financial terms are not yet available though it's doubtful the deal is worth more than $1 million. Redmond, 38, hit .237/.299/.289 in 135 at-bats last season. He will serve as Lou Marson's backup in 2010.
Fri, Jan 15, 2010 10:32:00 AM

According to Kelsie Smith of the St. Paul Pioneer Press, Twins GM Bill Smith confirmed Friday that Mike Redmond will not return to the club next season.

The 38-year-old Redmond hit .237/.299/.289 in 135 at-bats this season, down from the .287/.321/.333 batting line he posted in 2008. He is a free agent and will have to seek employment as a backup elsewhere. Jose Morales and Drew Butera will fight it out for the Twins' backup job.
Fri, Dec 4, 2009 01:44:00 PM

38-year-old free agent catcher Mike Redmond is hoping to play in 2010.

"For some reason, I think people think I'm going to retire," said Redmond, who served as Joe Mauer's backup in 2009. "I still feel like I've got a lot of fight left in me, a lot of energy left to play. I don't know if it will be here. But if not, I plan on being somewhere." He hit .237/.299/.289 in 135 at-bats this season, down from the .287/.321/.333 marks he posted in 2008.
Tue, Oct 20, 2009 09:29:00 PM

Mike Redmond returned to action on Thursday and went 0-for-2 against the Yankees.

Though the injury wasn't significant, Redmond hadn't played since taking a foul tip off his forearm on July 1.
Fri, Jul 10, 2009 02:40:00 AM

Mike Redmond was pulled from Wednesday's game in the fifth inning after he was struck in the forearm by a foul tip.

Redmond was taken for X-rays, but they came back negative. Jose Morales replaced him behind the plate, but look for Joe Mauer to return to the position Friday.
Wed, Jul 1, 2009 03:59:00 PM

Mike Redmond left Wednesday's game in the fifth inning after being hit on the arm by a foul top.

Jose Morales took over behind the plate for Redmond.
Wed, Jul 1, 2009 03:58:00 PM

Mike Redmond was ejected from Thursday's game in the seventh inning for arguing a call at home plate.

Redmond thought he tagged a sliding Jeff Bailey and was more than a little upset when he didn't get the call. Joe Mauer, who had been DHing, had to take over behind the plate.
Thu, May 28, 2009 03:19:00 PM

Depth Charts

C1Jarrod Saltalamacchia
2Jeff Mathis
3J.T. Realmuto
1B1Michael Morse
2Jeff Baker
2B1Dee Gordon
SS1Adeiny Hechavarria
2Donovan Solano
3B1Martin Prado
LF1Christian Yelich
CF1Marcell Ozuna
2Don Kelly
RF1Giancarlo Stanton
2Ichiro Suzuki
Starting Pitcher
S1Mat Latos
2Henderson Alvarez
3Jarred Cosart
4Dan Haren
5Tom Koehler
6David Phelps
7Jose Fernandez
Relief Pitcher
R1Steve Cishek
2Mike Dunn
3A.J. Ramos
4Bryan Morris
5Sam Dyson
6Brad Hand
7Jose Urena
8Aaron Crow