Emilio Bonifacio's 2-for-4 game Wednesday in the series opener against the Braves gave him a .429 average (12-for-28) since being dropped down to seventh in the batting order. He also stole his league-leading 20th base in the game, and hasn't been caught yet entering Thursday.
Christian Yelich, the Marlins' No. 1 prospect, hit his fourth homer in eight games for Class A Jupiter in the opener of a doubleheader sweep of Palm Beach on Wednesday. The outfielder is batting .266 with six doubles, two triples, six homers and 10 RBIs in 30 games for the Hammerheads after starting the season on the DL.
Matthew Neil was promoted from Jupiter to Double-A Jacksonville after going 6-0 with a 2.06 ERA in eight starts. The right-hander was a 29th-round Draft pick last June after walking on at Brigham Young University following a two-year Mormon mission.