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Injured Big Toe Could Cost OF Dewayne Wise Roster Spot

   JUPITER -- On paper, Dewayne Wise looked like a safe bet to win a spot on the final, 25-man roster as the fourth outfielder. He's had a solid spring, hitting .250 with a pair of home runs and 10 RBI.

    But, due to a toe injury that has limited his playing time of late, his chances aren't looking so good.

    This morning, Wise -- a non-roster invitee -- went to have his left big toe examined by a doctor.

    "It's not good that he's been out," said Larry Beinfest, the Marlins' president of baseball operations. "It's a toe. It's not good. So we'll see. He had a good spring, but it's got to be healthy. It's wait and see on the medical."

     The injury could open the door for Scott Cousins, who is hitting .228 and -- like Wise -- provides a lefty bat presence off the bench.



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any chance the Marlins make a move on Pedro Feliz who was granted his release by the Royals today?


This guy is worth keeping send him down then bring him back up !! Let him heal we have a whole season to play.

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