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Marlins to call up spring training "Cy Young"

      Wade LeBlanc, who was so impressive in March that Ozzie Guillen called him the team's Cy Young Award winner of spring training, is expected to be called up Sunday from Triple A New Orleans to replace injured reliever Edward Mujica. Leblanc

         In 16 starts with the Zephyrs, the left-handed LeBlanc has gone 5-5 with a 3.74 ERA.

        The Marlins obtained LeBlanc in an offseason trade with the Padres for catcher John Baker.


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There is no one else? LeBlanc is better suited as backup for a starter. Or are they bringing him up just in case Nolasco needs another trip to AAA, or Zambrano loses control of the game in the first three innings again?


need another long reliever besides Gaudin....bullpen is 29th in MLB with era of 4.74 right in front of MLB worst NY Mutts at 4.98


Nolasco is sick and might not start

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