Marlins Pick Up Silverio, Lara in Rule 5; Wrap Up Winter Meetings

Trade away your waffling 3B convert? Check. Bolster up your farm system with more prospects? Check. Get a replacement 3B and add some power to the lineup? Mmmm, not quite. The Marlins had a specific agenda heading into the Winter Meetings this week in Nashville and were able to pull of a couple of their main objectives. Reportedly, Yunel Escobar had a change of heart about … [Read more...]

Mild Rumors For Marlins as Winter Meetings Commence

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Last year, the Marlins made a big splash with their free agent acquisitions. Everything was set to remake the Marlins and kick things off in a new era with a brand new ballpark. A year later, a lot has changed after a disappointing 93 loss season; the payroll was gutted and the Marlins brass decided a reboot was more prescriptive for what ails this franchise. The fans, … [Read more...]

Rule 5 Draft May Offer Marlins Depth, Upside

Right now, the Marlins are in the market for affordable options to hit the ball and hopefully, find some power in that process. Don't expect a splash in the free agent market this offseason as the Winter Meetings amp up on Monday. Instead, expect a more subtle and shrewd move from the Fish as they look to stockpile some depth for next spring's preseason. In fact the Marlins … [Read more...]