Martin Prado
3B MIA
2 months ago

Prado agreed to a three-year, $40 million contract extension with the Marlins on Tuesday, the Miami Herald reports.

EDGE Analysis

The deal will kick in next season and keep Prado on the Marlins' roster through his age-35 season in 2019. He has posted a .297/.350/.405 slash line over 278 games since joining the Marlins in 2015 and will remain the club's regular third baseman moving forward.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
3 months ago

Prado is out of the lineup Saturday against the Braves, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.

EDGE Analysis

Derek Dietrich will take over at the hot corner as Prado sits for the first time since late July. Prado has put together a fine campaign in his age-32 season, batting .308/.363/.418 with seven homers, 68 runs, 73 RBI and two steals, enough to put him inside the top-20 at third base in terms of earned fantasy value. However, he has slowed down a bit this month with 18 hits (zero home runs) in 76 September at-bats.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
3 months ago

Prado went 1-for-4 with a two-RBI double in Friday's 3-2 loss to the Braves.

EDGE Analysis

The veteran third baseman was the Marlins offense on the night, bringing home Derek Dietrich and Marcell Ozuna with a first-inning single. Prado has hits in three straight and seven of his last nine overall, but is slashing a lackluster .237/.310/.329 in September, his poorest monthly showing in what has been a stellar season.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
3 months ago

Prado went 2-for-4 with a pair of RBI in Monday's loss to the Braves.

EDGE Analysis

Prado had been struggling this month, but has now collected four hits over his last two games. The infielder has been quietly strong for the Marlins all season, posting a batting average over .300 for the first time since 2012 and driving in 68 runs for the first time since 2013.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
3 months ago

Prado went 4-for-4 with a double during Saturday's loss to the Padres.

EDGE Analysis

Despite a perfect night at the dish, Prado (and the rest of the Marlins) was held off the scoreboard as the dropped the game 1-0. The veteran continues to put together a strong season, slashing .323/.376/.436 over 489 at-bats.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
4 months ago

Prado went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run scored against the Reds on Thursday.

EDGE Analysis

Prado now has a hit in each of his last six games and has batted .428 (12-for-28) during that span. The utility infielder is on pace to set career highs in batting average (.327) and on-base percentage (.380) as the 32-year-old is showing no signs of slowing down.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
4 months ago

Prado went 3-for-5 with a triple and an RBI in Monday's win over the Reds.

EDGE Analysis

Prado came in with an outstanding .453 wOBA against left-handers, and didn't disappoint with a strong performance against Reds starter Brandon Finnegan. The veteran is in the midst of an impressive 10-game stretch during which he has driven in 12 runs while scoring nine himself.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
4 months ago

Prado cranked his seventh home run of the season in Saturday's loss to the White Sox, finishing 2-for-5 with three RBI.

EDGE Analysis

The three-run homer helped the Marlins grab a 504 lead in the third inning, but the team would eventually lose the back-and-forth matchup. Prado continues to swing a hot stick and has pushed his season line to .322/.375/.439 over 435 at-bats . he's been red hot in the season's second half, batting .315 with six doubles, five home runs and 23 RBI in 28 games since the All-Star break.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
4 months ago

Prado went 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and three runs scored during Monday's loss to the Giants.

EDGE Analysis

Prado also walked in the game as he continues to surge offensively. The veteran infielder is slashing .347/.417/.524 in 32 games since July 1 with four of his six home runs on the year in that span. On the season he's batting a robust .325 with 53 runs scored and 50 RBI.

Martin Prado
3B MIA
4 months ago

Prado (foot) is in the lineup for Monday's game against the Giants, according to Andre Fernandez of the Miami Herald.

EDGE Analysis

Prado was removed early from Sunday's game after fouling a ball off his foot, but he was apparently no worse for the wear Monday. Prado will man the hot corner and bat second Monday as he regularly does.