Dombrowksi Years and the Fire Sale of ’97

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21:  President CEO General Manager David Dombrowski talks to the press during the retirement announcement of manager Jim Leyland at Comerica Park on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

With the Marlins all but finished for the 2015 campaign, news around the league is that Dave Dombrowski, who was recently let go by the Detroit Tigers, is fielding offers from several teams to overhaul their systems. Marlins fans, yearning for the good old days when the franchise seemed to matter, may be hoping a reunion of Dombrowski and the Marlins. Dombrowski put in the … [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...]

Ty Wigginton Gets Spring Training Invitation with Marlins


To help bolster the competition for their bench, the Marlins brought in the much traveled Ty Wigginton - recently departing the St. Louis Cardinals who had signed him to a 2 year deal worth around $5M. Wigginton only appeared in 47 games and put up a .158/.238/.193 slash line as a Cardinal. Yet the 36 year old can offer some pop off the bench, hitting 169 home runs over his … [Read more...]

Tough Way to End Road Trip; Marlins Swept by Cardinals – LA Times

As he reflected on his team’s last six days late Sunday afternoon inside his confining Busch Stadium office, Marlins manager Mike Redmond thought about all the missed opportunities that turned this once promising roadtrip into a losing one. “We were pretty sloppy,” he said of Friday night’s series opener against the Cardinals, “but we were still in the game. [Saturday], we … [Read more...]

Marlins Spring Training 2013: Marlins Get Easy Win Against Cardinals; Small Ball Reigns Supreme


He goes by the term "beast mode" and Juan Pierre wasted no time reintroducing himself to the 3,000+ on hand at Roger Dean Stadium yesterday in the Marlins Spring Training 2013 debut against the Cardinals. "Beast Mode" hit a triple off of Jon Jay, sped around the bases in a blur, slid into 3B, and eventually would go on to score on a Giancarlo Stanton sac ground out. Put it … [Read more...]