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Miguel Rojas | Shortstop

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 2/24/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 150
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
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Miguel Rojas went 1-for-2 with a go-ahead sacrifice fly in Friday's 2-1 win over the Nationals.
Rojas made yet another start at shortstop with Adeiny Hechavarria sidelined due to a hamstring injury. Unfortunately, he's not much of a fantasy option. The 26-year-old is batting just .228/.267/.304 with zero homers and zero steals through 41 games this season. Sep 11 - 10:04 PM

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Miguel Rojas (shoulder) has been cleared to return to action.

Rojas suffered a right shoulder sprain last Friday, but he's obviously made progress since then. He'll operate as a utility infielder.
Jul 29 - 10:40 AM

Miguel Rojas was forced to leave Friday's game against the Padres due to a shoulder injury.

He was replaced defensively be Adeiny Hechavarria. It isn't clear exactly what caused the issue, but it doesn't sound like it's a major injury. Expect him to return to the lineup in a couple of days.
Jul 26 - 6:15 PM

Miguel Rojas (illness) entered Monday's game against the Diamondbacks as a pinch-runner.

Rojas, who left Sunday's game due to illness, entered in the eighth inning and remained in the game to play defense. He should be good to go moving forward.
Jul 21 - 8:43 AM

Miguel Rojas left Sunday's game versus the Phillies with an upset stomach.

Rojas went 2-for-3 with an RBI single before leaving. He'll be fine in a day or two.
Jul 19 - 3:34 PM

Miguel Rojas went 3-for-4 with a triple in Thursday's win over the Giants.

Rojas was called up in late June to act as a utility bat. The three hits he recorded on Thursday were his first three of the season. Playing for Triple-A New Orleans prior to the call-up, he hit .302/.345/.431 over 64 games. He doesn't figure to see enough significant at-bats to become fantasy relevant.
Jul 2 - 3:06 PM

Marlins recalled INF Miguel Rojas from Triple-A New Orleans.

The 26-year-old infielder has the ability to play three different positions in the infield and will provide depth on the bench for the Marlins. He was hitting .302/.345/.431 with three homers and 23 RBI in 64 games at Triple-A.
Jun 27 - 10:00 AM

Marlins optioned INF Miguel Rojas to Triple-A New Orleans.

Rojas, who came over to the Marlins in the Dee Gordon trade with the Dodgers, is mostly known for his glove and hit just .181/.242/.221 across 162 plate appearances last year. The 26-year-old could get a shot if there's an injury to Adeiny Hechavarria.
Mar 18 - 9:35 AM

Infielder Miguel Rojas was sent from the Marlins to the Dodgers in Wednesday's seven-player trade.

Rojas was the defensive replacement for Hanley Ramirez at shortstop last season, but he proved pretty hopeless with the bat, hitting .181/.242/.221 in 162 at-bats. As a pure defensive-minded utilityman, he's a tough guy to dedicate a roster spot to, though a nice player to have in Triple-A in case the starting shortstop goes down.
Thu, Dec 11, 2014 01:54:00 AM

Miguel Rojas is expected to return to action this weekend in the Venezuelan Winter League.

Rojas suffered a dislocated pinkie finger last week. Further tests have ruled out any major structural damage. He should be fully healthy for spring training.
Tue, Dec 9, 2014 03:46:00 PM

Miguel Rojas suffered a dislocated finger while playing in the Venezuelan Winter League.

The good news is that he didn't suffer a fracture. Rojas is only expected to be sidelined for about a week and will be ready to roll for spring training.
Mon, Dec 8, 2014 07:50:00 PM

Dodgers recalled INF Miguel Rojas from Triple-A Albuquerque.

Rojas is hitting just .195/.259/.242 across 64 games this season. He'll be used as a reserve infielder.
Tue, Sep 2, 2014 07:14:00 PM

Dodgers optioned INF Miguel Rojas to Triple-A Albuquerque.

He'll be back up shortly when rosters expand. Rojas is hitting just .195/.259/.242 across 64 games this season.
Sun, Aug 31, 2014 01:57:00 PM

Miguel Rojas went 0-for-4 at the plate in his return to the lineup Tuesday.

Rojas had to leave Sunday's game with a right forearm contusion, but he'll be fine. He could get another start at shortstop Wednesday as they Dodgers look to give Hanley Ramirez another mini-break in the DH spot.
Wed, Jul 9, 2014 03:58:00 AM

Miguel Rojas is considered day-to-day after being diagnosed with a right forearm contusion.

Rojas left Sunday's game against the Rockies after sustaining the injury. He should be ready to return to active duty in a day or two.
Sun, Jul 6, 2014 07:33:00 PM

Depth Charts

C1J.T. Realmuto
2Tomas Telis
1B1Justin Bour
2B1Dee Gordon
SS1Adeiny Hechavarria
2Miguel Rojas
3B1Martin Prado
2Derek Dietrich
LF1Christian Yelich
CF1Marcell Ozuna
2Cole Gillespie
RF1Giancarlo Stanton
2Ichiro Suzuki
Starting Pitcher
S1Jose Fernandez
2Tom Koehler
3David Phelps
4Brad Hand
5Jarred Cosart
6Henderson Alvarez
7Justin Nicolino
8Adam Conley
9Austin Brice
Relief Pitcher
R1A.J. Ramos
2Carter Capps
3Mike Dunn
4Bryan Morris
5Andre Rienzo
6Brian Ellington
7Kendry Flores
8Kyle Barraclough
9Aaron Crow
10Nick Wittgren
11Raudel Lazo
12Jose Urena
13Scott McGough