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Ed Lucas | Second Baseman

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (32) / 5/21/1982
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 213
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
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Marlins recalled INF Ed Lucas from Triple-A New Orleans.
Lucas has hit only .239/.276/.277 at the big league level this season. He'll give the Marlins a backup infield option. Aug 8 - 4:01 PM

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Marlins optioned INF Ed Lucas to Triple-A New Orleans.

The club needed to clear roster space following Thursday's trade with the Astros. Lucas has hit only .239/.276/.277 at the big league level this season.
Jul 31 - 10:50 PM

Marlins recalled INF Ed Lucas from Triple-A New Orleans.

Lucas has hit only .239/.276/.277 across 51 games this season for the Marlins. He'll work in a utility role.
Jul 29 - 11:26 PM

Marlins optioned INF Ed Lucas to Triple-A New Orleans.

Lucas has hit just .239/.276/.277 across 51 games this season for the Fish. The 32-year-old does figure to get another shot at the big league level eventually.
Jul 20 - 10:09 AM

Ed Lucas doubled, singled and walked against the Phillies on Thursday.

Playing against lefties, Lucas has gone 12-for-36 with a homer in 13 games since coming off the disabled list on April 29. It doesn't give him much in the way of fantasy value, but he's a good story and he's worth rooting for.
May 22 - 4:02 PM

In his first game of the season, Ed Lucas went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored against the Braves on Tuesday.

Lucas missed nearly the first month of the season due to a broken left hand, but he returned in style. The second baseman had three singles, including an RBI single for the first Marlins run of the game. He came around to score on Giancarlo Stanton's home run one batter later.
Apr 29 - 9:24 PM

Marlins activated INF Ed Lucas from the 15-day disabled list.

Lucas, who broke his left hand when he was hit by a pitch during spring training, hit .429 (6-for-14) with two RBI and a 2/2 K/BB ratio over three rehab games with High-A Jupiter. He'll serve in a utility role with the Marlins.
Apr 29 - 2:21 PM

Ed Lucas (hand) has been cleared to resume baseball activities.

Lucas was hit in the hand by a pitch at the end of spring training and underwent surgery on April 2. He's unlikely to return until mid-to-late May.
Apr 14 - 5:08 PM

Ed Lucas will have surgery on Wednesday to insert a pin into his broken left hand.

Lucas suffered the injury last Thursday when he was hit in the hand by a pitch. While an initial report said he would miss around a month, Joe Frisaro of hears that he will be out 5-7 weeks.
Apr 1 - 3:59 PM

Ed Lucas is expected to be sidelined for four weeks after having a pin surgically placed in his broken left hand on Wednesday.

Lucas sustained the injury last Thursday after he had learned earlier in the day he had made the Opening Day roster. He'll operate in a utility role once healthy.
Mar 31 - 11:04 PM

Marlins placed INF Ed Lucas on the 15-day disabled list with a broken left hand.

Lucas sustained the injury on Thursday after being hit by a pitch during Grapefruit League play. He had made the Marlins Opening Day roster and was expected to function in a utility role before the injury.
Mar 30 - 4:41 PM

Ed Lucas will likely miss four to six weeks with a broken left hand, according to Marlins manager Mike Redmond.

Lucas suffered the broken hand after being hit by a pitch on Thursday, just hours after he'd been told he made the club as a utility infielder. Donovan Solano, who was told he hadn't made the club, will take Lucas' spot on the roster. Lucas should be back with the club sometime in mid-May.
Mar 28 - 9:19 PM

X-rays have shown a break in Ed Lucas' left hand.

Lucas was removed from Thursday's Grapefruit League game after he was hit in the hand by a pitch. No word on how much time he's expected to miss, but he's obviously headed for the DL to begin the year.
Mar 27 - 4:41 PM

Ed Lucas was removed from a Grapefruit League game on Thursday after taking a pitch off his hand.

Cruel timing for Lucas, who was told Thursday morning that he had made the Marlins' Opening Day roster. X-rays were taken and the Fish should soon have an update.
Mar 27 - 3:59 PM

Ed Lucas has earned a spot on the Marlins' roster.

Lucas will function as a utility infielder for the Fish, backing up third base, shortstop, second base, and even first base. He batted .333/.389/.515 in the Grapefruit League to beat out Donovan Solano for the role.
Source: MLBlogs
Mar 27 - 9:58 AM

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C1Jarrod Saltalamacchia
2Jeff Mathis
3J.T. Realmuto
1B1Garrett Jones
2Jeff Baker
3Justin Bour
2B1Rafael Furcal
2Jordany Valdespin
3Enrique Hernandez
SS1Adeiny Hechavarria
2Donovan Solano
3B1Casey McGehee
2Ed Lucas
LF1Christian Yelich
2Reed Johnson
CF1Marcell Ozuna
RF1Giancarlo Stanton
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2Henderson Alvarez
3Tom Koehler
4Jarred Cosart
5Brad Hand
6Brad Penny
7Andrew Heaney
8Jose Fernandez
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2Mike Dunn
3A.J. Ramos
4Bryan Morris
5Carter Capps
6Chris Hatcher
7Sam Dyson
8Dan Jennings
9Kevin Gregg
10Anthony DeSclafani