Dave George: Selig right to deny Marlins the All-Star Game… | www.palmbeachpost.com

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The Miami Marlins have an endless supply of mirages to market, and no sting of conscience to stop them. Well, this time it’s the Marlins’ turn to get fooled. As confirmed by MLB.com, Bud Selig announced that Cincinnati is the host city for the 2015 All-Star Game. That kills the momentum, imagined or otherwise, for Marlins Park as the obvious choice, or at least as a co-leader with Nationals … [Read more...]

Confused? Marlins Deal With Blue Jays Makes Sense When Put In the Right Perspective

So how do you repair a team fresh off a 93 loss season? You gut its roster and start over, right? Normally, this is the kind of thing that you would expect from a professional franchise. Your team loses 93 games, is near the bottom in most major offensive categories (29th in runs scored, 24th in batting average, 26th in on-base percentage, 24th in slugging percentage), and you expect change. … [Read more...]

Marlins Stadium Hunt: Light At the End of the Tunnel?

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Or is that Selig holding the match?Well, as we have been following this story for the better part of 7 years now, this could be the best news yet. In fact, it could be the most pivotal moment.Bud Selig has come to town to meet with officials about the possibilities of a new stadium for the Marlins. With UM bolting the Orange Bowl after this season for the updated Dolphin Stadium, the door has … [Read more...]