Thomson ReutersFebruary 17, 2014 04:54
LHP Mike Dunn got an early start on spring training by working out earlier in February with troops at the Fort Bragg Army post in North Carolina. Dunn, Miami's setup man, took part in military exercises, including a controlled 34-foot tower jump.
RHP Chris Hatcher, designated for assignment by the Marlins on Feb. 11, cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans on Feb. 15. Hatcher, 29, went 0-1 with a 12.46 ERA in seven relief appearances for Miami last year. In 60 games for New Orleans, he finished 4-3 with 33 saves and a 3.61 ERA.