Matt Latos and Michael Morse Traded to Dodgers

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Yet to be confirmed, there appears to be a deal in the works between the Dodgers and Marlins for Matt Latos, Michael Morse, and the Marlins compensatory pick (#34 overall for 2016). It isn't certain yet, but the haul for the Fish appears to be three minor league pitchers from the Dodgers. Considering the market for Johnny Cueto, the arms should be of a decent nature coming … [Read more...]

Marlins Trade Rumors and Ideas

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Everyone knows the Miami Marlins history off fire sales. The Marlins every year get a ship load of talent during the off season and by the next season most of the players are gone. Either they were traded, hit free agency, etc. This season the team is 39-55 so far and once again that is the story off another disastrous¬†season. Once again the marlins have announced that they … [Read more...]

Were the Marlins Down on Heaney?

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In the wake of the Dee Gordon deal with the Dodgers, many were scratching their heads and having confused reactions to the Marlins dealing Andrew Heaney. As mentioned in other articles, fans tend to overvalue their own prospects. That said, is it possible that the Marlins were cashing out an asset at the peak of its value? The signs would indicate 'yes'. According to Barry … [Read more...]

Marlins Way: An Unconventional Path to Winning?

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The Winter Meetings have come and gone and one of the teams generating a buzz from the event is the Marlins. They had a shopping list and almost got it completely crossed off by the time the planes left San Diego. Yet, most didn't actually believe the Marlins would pull anything off. The Twitter-sphere was rampant with agitation and anxiety from fans just hoping for the Fish to … [Read more...]

Marlins Spend Inventory; Demonstrate Shift Towards Acquisition and Winning

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There seems to be a few different phases in running an MLB organization. First there is stockpiling, where teams build up talent to help create a foundation to build a sustainable identity from that will set the team up for years of winning. At least, that is the plan. There are usually many holes to fill at the big league level which also means there is a need for a wide net … [Read more...]