The Marlins also designated infielder Chris Valaika immediately after activating him from the 60-day disabled list.
• Redmond said Marlins ace Jose Fernandez's season-long innings limit will likely be "closer to 170" than 150. Fernandez, who made his first start of the second half Tuesday night, threw 104 2/3 innings before the All-Star break.
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