Austin Kearns

Austin Kearns

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/240 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Lexington, Kentucky
College: None
Draft: 1998 1st round (7th pick) by the
  • The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

    Pittsburgh Sends Stallings to Miami

    Gold Glove catcher Jacob Stallings is coming to the Miami Marlins. The Marlins acquired Stallings from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday in exchange for pitcher Zach Thompson and prospects Kyle Nicolas and Connor Scott. Stallings, 31, is coming off the best season of his career.

  • Bleacher Report

    MLB Rumors: Latest on Nick Castellanos' Contract amid Phillies, Marlins Buzz

    Free-agent outfielder Nick Castellanos is reportedly looking for a long-term contract this offseason as multiple teams pursue him following an All-Star campaign. Mark Feinsand of called him "a great fit" for the Miami Marlins but suggested the National League East team could fall out of the running because he is looking for a seven- or eight-year deal.

  • The Daily Item

    AP source: Marlins agree with Alcantara, Garcia on deals

    The Miami Marlins are finalizing a contract with right-hander Sandy Alcantara and have reached an agreement with free agent outfielder Avisail Garcia, a person with knowledge of the situations said Sunday. Alcantara's deal, first reported by The Miami Herald, will be worth $56 million over five seasons. Garcia’s deal will pay $53 million over four seasons.