Tino Martinez

NEW YORK - JUNE 24:  Tino Martinez #24 of the New York Yankees hits a two-run home run in the ninth inning as catcher Ramon Castro #11 of the New York Mets watches on June 24, 2005 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Mets defeated the Yankees 6-4.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tino Martinez: Young Marlins Players Were “Very Soft”

Tino Martinez’s last job with the Miami Marlins ended with the hitting coach being accused of mistreating players. But, Martinez said Thursday it wasn’t an issue of mistreatment, but of trying to toughen up “soft” players.

CBS Miami–03/27/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 19: Miami Marlins owner Jeffery Loria watches a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Marlins Park on May 19, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Report: Marlins Front Office In Chaos

The Miami Marlins are a mess with a 55-94 record heading into the final weeks of the regular season. The team has struggled hitting, fielding, and outside of Jose Fernandez, pitching. But the biggest dysfunction may be in the team’s front office.

CBS Miami–09/16/2013

MIAMI, FL - MAY 21: Tino Martinez #10 of the Miami Marlins looks on during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Marlins Park on May 21, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Marlins Hitting Coach Accused Of Mistreating Players

The Marlins hitting coach has resigned following accusations of mistreatment toward one of the players according to sources.

07/28/2013

NEW YORK - JUNE 24:  Tino Martinez #24 of the New York Yankees hits a two-run home run in the ninth inning as catcher Ramon Castro #11 of the New York Mets watches on June 24, 2005 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Mets defeated the Yankees 6-4.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Report: Marlins Hire Tino Martinez As Hitting Coach

The Miami Marlins have reportedly hired former New York Yankees player Tino Martinez as the team’s new hitting coach. Martinez will join the coaching staff of manager Mike Redmond starting next season.

CBS Miami–11/09/2012

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