The Marcell Ozuna Conspiracy: Trade Bait?


As we noted yesterday, there are some suspicions regarding Marcell Ozuna's time down on the farm. Barry Jackson followed up on his journalistic impulse regarding Ozuna's banishment to AAA New Orleans. Read up what he found out in its entirety here. A couple key things to note - Ozuna is a client of Scott Boras who is notorious for telling his clients to go to free agency in … [Read more...]

The Marcell Ozuna Conspiracy


There has been a lot of questioning regarding Marcell Ozuna's future with the Marlins of late. There have been the usual speculators about his being trade fodder; but then there is something else - why hasn't he been recalled? Ozuna initally was sent down in order to "find his swing". The idea that a change of scenery would get him back on track. Barry Jackson had some … [Read more...]

Marlins Trade Rumors: No Need for a Rebuild


Look, I know a lot of us are suffering a bit from PTSD when it comes to our team and its roster. We have very little faith in our front office doing the right thing and when a trade is made, it is mostly always perceived to be about the bottom line. Yet, even with long term deals cemented for both Giancarlo Stanton and Christian Yelich, this perception still persists. Add to … [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...]

Marlins Trade Deadline: Go Big, Trade for Joey Votto?

Aug 4, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto (19) prepares to bat during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park. Mandatory Credit: Frank Victores-USA TODAY Sports

WARNING: This article is total speculation. That's right. I am being totally speculative here. And most of you will disagree with the specifics of this article, but probably not the subject. The Marlins just got swept by the team with the worst record in baseball. With 32 wins, and three games at the expense of the Fish, they just bumped themselves closer to the 2nd worst … [Read more...]