Outfielder Juan Pierre has announced his retirement after a 14-year major-league career that included a World Series championship with the 2003 Florida Marlins.
Jake Peavy was off his game last time out. Facing the majors’ worst hitting team could help the former Cy Young winner deliver a better performance this time.
Even though John Danks is about to begin his seventh season in the majors, he admits he will have some nerves heading into his first outing in more than a year for the Chicago White Sox.
World Series winning manager Tony LaRussa, a native of Tampa, called it a career Monday, just three days after leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a world championship.
The Florida Marlins have scheduled a 1 p.m. news conference Wednesday where the team is expected to confirm the worst-kept secret in Miami that Ozzie Guillen will be the team’s new manager in 2012.
Former Chicago White Sox manager Ozzie Guillen has confirmed that he will be the next manager of the Miami Marlins.