Koehler setting pace in Marlins' fifth starter race
JUPITER, Fla. -- The Miami Marlins' fifth starter competition figured to be among the most compelling positional battles in camp. It's looking like a no-brainer. Tom Koehler continued solidifying his case Sunday, retiring 12 of the 13 Detroit Tigers he faced with no walks and four strikeouts. In seven Grapefruit League innings, he's allowed a run on four hits with a walk and six strikeouts. "He looks like a different guy from last year to this year," manager Mike Redmond said. "It's been a real pleasure to watch him go out there and work this spring." Koehler actually is pitching like the same guy the Marlins saw in September. His final month of his first full season was his best. In ...