Legendary New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter met with the media for the first time this year since announcing he was going to retire at the end of the 2014 season.
Long-time Major League Baseball manager and player Jim Fregosi died at a Miami hospital Friday after suffering multiple strokes last weekend.
The Miami Marlins saw the promise in acquiring Henderson Alvarez and Jake Marisnick last year during the teams salary dump. Wednesday night, both players showed the Fish that they made the right decision.
The situation for the Miami Marlins continues to go from bad to worse in the team’s second season in Marlins Park. The Marlins have won just twice all season and now will lose one of the team’s key pieces in the infield.
Shortstop Jose Reyes was the jewel of the Miami Marlins’ 2012 free agent haul, but Reyes has revealed a story about team owner Jeffrey Loria that shows the owner is either deceitful or makes important trades in quite a hurry.
While the Miami Marlins have been relegated to the back pages of sports sections thanks to football being back; the Fish do have one player who is making noise with a hitting streak that’s now reached 25 games.
It’s rare that a team will honor a former player who is still playing for another team, especially a division rival. But that’s exactly what will happen on April 24th at Citi Field in New York.
All it took was some serious free agent spending, a brand new stadium, and a new outspoken manager and the new look Miami Marlins have made the cover of Sports Illustrated this week.
Miami Marlins fans have high expectations for the tandem of Jose Reyes and Hanley Ramirez. The only question is can Hanley’s combustible personality handle a move to third base.
The Super Bowl may have just ended football season; but believe it or not, it’s almost baseball season.