Placido Polanco

Miami Marlins #30 - Third Base

  • Born: 10/10/75
  • Age: 38
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 190

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Fish Bites: Hechavarria has bright future

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Fish Bites: Polanco plans to return this week

After being placed on the disabled list, third baseman Placido Polanco is feeling better and may return at some time this week. Plus links on Logan Morrison, Jose Fernandez and Colin Moran.

Injury to Polanco causes front office controversy

After being hit by a pitch against the Giants last Friday, third baseman Placido Polanco was placed on the 7 day concussion disabled list. Jeffrey Loria reportedly argued with Miami’s staff in...

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