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cdorney

  • joined Apr 04, 2012
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I'm currently a Senior majoring in Broadcast Journalism at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, scheduled to graduate in May of 2013. I have survived in the Arizona heat for the past four years after growing up in the wonderful city of Seattle, Washington (yes, it rains there). I enjoy sports, particularly baseball, and you can currently find me musing about the Miami Marlins here at Fish Stripes, and previously at Marlins Daily. Aside from writing, I do stand-up comedy.

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Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 5, Colorado Rockies 3

The Marlins finished off their road trip by taking the final game of a four-game set against the Rockies by a final score of 5-3.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 4, Colorado Rockies 2

Top prospects Christian Yelich and Jake Marisnick made their major league debuts in Denver on Tuesday, helping the Fish take down the Rockies behind strong pitching from fellow rookie Jose Fernandez.

Reviewing Christian Yelich's 2013 season to date

The injury bug has wreaked havoc on Christian Yelich this season, but luckily for Fish fans, he's done plenty of hitting when he's been on the field.

Miami Marlins agree to terms with Colin Moran

The Marlins have agreed to terms with first-round pick Colin Moran, according to Juan C. Rodriguez of the Sun-Sentinel.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 4, Atlanta Braves 6

The Marlins dropped their fifth consecutive game on Tuesday, falling to the Braves at home by a final of 6-4.

Marlins-Dodgers trade: Profiling the prospects

The Marlins officially struck a deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers for Ricky Nolasco on Saturday, but just who are the Fish getting in return?

The progression of Jose Fernandez

The promotion of phenom Jose Fernandez to begin the season was one that many around baseball questioned. Now, Fernandez is making the decision look better with each passing day.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 3, Atlanta Braves 11

The Marlins were cooled off in Atlanta on Tuesday evening, falling to the Braves by a final of 11-3.

2013 MLB Draft: Marlins fail to sign Matt Krook

Prep lefty Matt Krook, whom the Marlins selected with the 35th overall pick in this year's draft, has decided to not sign and will instead attend the University of Oregon.

Breaking down Logan Morrison's return

After nearly a year-long absence, Logan Morrison's return to the Marlins' lineup has already paid dividends for a team desperate for offensive firepower.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 4, Minnesota Twins 2

The Marlins continued their winning ways in the month of June on Tuesday, scoring late to knock off the Minnesota Twins by a final of 4-2.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 7, San Francisco Giants 2

The Marlins launched three home runs on Sunday afternoon, taking the series finale from the San Francisco Giants by a final score of 7-2.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 5, Milwaukee Brewers 4

Giancarlo Stanton's go-ahead eighth-inning blast helped the Fish take down the Brewers on Tuesday by a final of 5-4.

2013 MLB Draft: Grading the Marlins draft class

The 2013 MLB Draft has come and gone, but how did the Marlins fare with their selections that are likely to have a huge impact on the franchise going forward?

2013 MLB Draft: Miami Marlins draft Matt Krook

The Marlins selected prep southpaw Matt Krook with the second pick in the Competitive Balance round of the 2013 MLB Amateur Draft.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 3, Philadelphia Phillies 7

The Fish lost in heartbreaking fashion Tuesday night, falling to the Phillies 7-3 in 11 innings after a walkoff grand slam from John Mayberry, Jr.

2013 MLB Draft: Mock draft, top ten picks

The MLB Draft has become more of an event with each year, and this time Conor Dorney attempts to project the first ten picks with what will likely be startling inaccuracy.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 1, Tampa Bay Rays 3

The Marlins lost the third game of the four-game "Citrus Series" to the Rays by a final of 3-1.

Potential Marlins First-Round Pick D.J. Peterson

New Mexico infielder D.J. Peterson may not be the "best player available" when the Marlins make the sixth overall selection in the upcoming Amateur Draft, but could he be the right pick anyways?

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 0, Philadelphia Phillies 3

The Marlins were shutout 3-0 by Cliff Lee because, of course, did you really expect something else to happen?

Can Marcell Ozuna keep up his current pace?

Marcell Ozuna has enjoyed a nice start to his big league career, but are the numbers he's putting up sustainable for the rest of the season?

The Impact of Jose Fernandez

Jose Fernandez has been an invaluable member of the Marlins' rotation in 2013 and could be on his way to one of the best seasons by a rookie pitcher in recent memory.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 0, San Diego Padres 1

The Padres finished off a three-game sweep of the Marlins and their anemic offense, winning the series finale by a thrilling score of 1-0.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 6, New York Mets 7

The Marlins jumped out to an early lead against the New York Mets but fell by a final of 7-6, failing to secure the series sweep.

Stanton injury: Marlins, Ozuna, and Murphy's Law

With the injury of Giancarlo Stanton, the Marlins find themselves bringing up top prospect Marcell Ozuna due to yet another dire roster situation in the midst of a season that seems to be ruled by Murphy's Law.

On Giancarlo Stanton's Struggles

The early-season struggles of Marlins' slugger Giancarlo Stanton gives more evidence as to why the club's offense has been so anemic in 2013.

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 1, Washington Nationals 6

The Marlins followed last night's offensive onslaught by wasting more opportunities with runners in scoring position, falling to the Nationals by a final of 6-1.

The Miami Marlins' power outage

It's just two weeks in the season but it's clear that the Miami Marlins are clearly lacking in the power department. Will things get any better?

Fish Cap: Miami Marlins 0, Atlanta Braves 8

The Marlins' offense put forth another pathetic showing as the Fish fell to the Braves by a final score of 8-0.

Jose Fernandez and the Power of Distraction

Jose Fernandez exceeded the expectation of many in his major league debut and it's clear that he's the type of player that Marlins fans can turn to for a distraction from an otherwise depressing season.

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