Marlins Tender to All Five Arbitration Eligible Players


Joe Frisaro is reporting that the Marlins have tendered contracts to all five arbitration eligible Fish before tonight's 11:59pm deadline. That means Steve Cishek, Casey McGehee, Nathan Eovaldi, Henderson Alvarez, and Mike Dunn will all be retained by the Marlins. This prevents all five players from walking as free agents; the tender means the Marlins will have them signed … [Read more...]

Andrew Heaney Ready for Call up


Let the wild speculation begin. Or end. Because folks, it's that time of year when most of the top prospects around baseball get their tickets punched for the big leagues. Why? A lot of it has to do with the "Super 2" status. Arbitration adds financial risk exposure to teams with regards to their treasured prospects. The top 22% of players with more than two years of major … [Read more...]

Giancarlo Stanton Signs; Marlins Avoid Arbitration


The Friday 1pm arbitration deadline came and went and for the second year in a row, the Marlins avoiding a hearing with any of their players. It was the first time since 2005-2006. One of the focal points was Giancarlo Stanton's status - he ended up netting a one year, $6.5M deal; up from his $537K from last season. Stanton's numbers were not good enough to really … [Read more...]

Miami Marlins and reliever Ryan Webb agree to one-year deal, avoiding arbitration – South Florida

Miami Marlins v Philadelphia Phillies

Right-hander Ryan Webb, the Marlins' lone arbitration-eligible player, agreed to terms on a one-year contract before Friday's deadline to exchange figures. Webb will earn $975,000, and can make an additional $10,000 if he appears in 67 games. Acquired from the Padres as part of the Cameron Maybin deal before the 2011 season, Webb in 2012 made 65 appearances (60 1/3 … [Read more...]

Marlins Ink Josh Johnson

Coming back from Tommy John surgery, Josh Johnson pieced together 14 excellent starts and went 7-1 with a 3.61 ERA striking out 77 in 87.1 IP. Luckily, Johnson didn't come back for the full season, as it would have cost the Marlins even more. Instead, the Marlins and Johnson agreed to a $1.4M contract which enables everyone to avoid arbitration with the 24 year old right … [Read more...]