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

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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...]

Wuertz, Green, and Kearns Added to Marlins Roster

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The Marlins made some smaller moves here in January - a far cry from last offseason, but positive moves nonetheless. All three players, Mike Wuertz, Nick Green, and Austin Kearns, signed minor league deals with the Fish. Kearns made the team out of Spring Training last season and expects to compete for backup OF and a bat off the bench. He hit .245 with 4 home runs in 147 … [Read more...]

Hanley Ramirez is the Alpha and the Omega as Marlins Squeeze Past Cardinals

Hanley Ramirez

It literally started with a bang. Hanley Ramirez blasted a home run to give the Fish the kind of start they needed to snap their now 5 game losing streak. It was also just the sort of thing Hanley needed to get something going this month after a dismal July. What nestled in between was a pitcher's duel. Josh Johnson did his best to continue his audition for the Cy Young but … [Read more...]