The Miami Marlins have reached a deal with free agent third baseman Placido Polanco, according to the Associated Press.
If you can catch and throw a baseball across the diamond, and occasionally hit big league pitching, the Miami Marlins may have a starting job for you at third base.
The Miami Marlins have succeeded in their quest to alienate fans and eliminate payroll, but they still have a rather large opening at third base that hasn’t been filled and the baseball winter meetings are about to conclude.
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.
The Miami Marlins dream lineup of having Jose Reyes at shortstop and Hanley Ramirez at third base is now looking doubtful.
The Miami Marlins were hoping to make a big splash in free agency this winter. Sunday, they did just that by signing free agent shortstop Jose Reyes to a 6-year/$106 million contract.