Dombrowksi Years and the Fire Sale of ’97

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21:  President CEO General Manager David Dombrowski talks to the press during the retirement announcement of manager Jim Leyland at Comerica Park on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

With the Marlins all but finished for the 2015 campaign, news around the league is that Dave Dombrowski, who was recently let go by the Detroit Tigers, is fielding offers from several teams to overhaul their systems. Marlins fans, yearning for the good old days when the franchise seemed to matter, may be hoping a reunion of Dombrowski and the Marlins. Dombrowski put in the … [Read more...]

One Of Us: Mat Latos and Michael Morse Grew Up Marlins Fans

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When you're a kid, you grow up playing ball in the backyard and dream up big moments coming through for your local team. We all did it; bottom of the ninth, two outs and here comes the pitch. We watched the movies; The Natural, Sandlot, Major League, Field of Dreams. Major League II. We always believed that some day the Fates would give us the opportunity to shine on that … [Read more...]

Fans Having a Hard Time Saying Goodbye to Hits McGehee


For a guy who played only one season, spending the previous season in Japan and questioning whether or not he would ever play in MLB again, Casey McGehee sure will be missed here in south Florida. He was the guy who kept driving in runs during the regular season behind Giancarlo Stanton; doing so at a .319 clip. He was also the guy that led the bigs in grounding into double … [Read more...]

Casey McGehee Dealt to Giants


Looks like the latest reports are surfacing and they are looking accurate - Casey McGehee has been traded to the San Francisco Giants. It appears, according to Juan C. Rodriguez that the deal will be for 2 minor league pitchers: Kendry Flores and Luis Castillo (no, not who you think.). Juan C. was nice enough … [Read more...]

Marlins Land Prado, Is McGehee Being Shopped?


With the recent acquisition of Martin Prado from the Yankees, many are reporting that the Marlins are not done dealing but instead are lining up a deal with the San Francisco Giants. There … [Read more...]