Marlins Farm System Boosted Up By Blue Jays Trade

Jose Fernandez

Say what you will about the Marlins fire sale with the Blue Jays this offseason, but it added more depth to their farm system. The Marlins, according to MLB.com, have the 5th best rated farm system in terms of yielding prospects rated in their top 100. They have 6 players in the top 100, matching the best by any club. In fact the Marlins and the Mets are the only two teams with 2 players in the … [Read more...]

Miami Marlins: Fernandez, Yelich among six on MLB.com top 100 prospects

Four other teams had as many as the Marlins, but no organization in baseball placed more prospects on the MLB.com top 100, announced Tuesday night on MLB Network. Right-hander Jose Fernandez (seventh) and outfielder Christian Yelich (13th) are the blue chippers. The others who cracked the list: outfielder Jake Marisnick (70th), lefties Justin Nicolino (72nd) and Andrew Heaney (81st), and … [Read more...]

Introducing Isaac Galloway

By: Ranger Periera The Marlins 8th round pick(238th overall) said he would sign no matter what if taken in the first two rounds of 2008’s MLB draft, so taking him in the 8th round was a little bit risky for the Marlins. With a commitment to San Diego State and the fact that he has shown 5 tool potential gave Galloway, a Rancho Cucamonga, CA native, quite a bit of leverage. But that didn’t … [Read more...]