2021: A Year To Remember - South Florida SportsIn just a couple of days, we'll put 2021 in the rearview mirror. So let's take a look back at some of the biggest stories in local sports.
MLB Lockout Begins As Players, Owners Fail To Reach New Bargaining AgreementBaseball's annual winter meetings have been canceled for the second straight year amid a Major League Baseball lockout which went into effect early Thursday when players and owners failed to reach a new bargaining agreement.
Marlins Show Off Their $50 Million Men At loanDepot Park, the Miami Marlins big decision makers, CEO Derek Jeter, General Manager Kim Ng, and principal owner Bruce Sherman were glad to show off their new fifty million dollar men.
Marlins Introduce Avisaíl Garcia, Already Calls Miami HomeAvisaíl García made his lone All-Star Game appearance on the Miami Marlins’ field. He has owned a house in the city for a few years.
Marlins, Sandy Alcantara Complete 5-Year, $56 Million ContractThe Miami Marlins completed the signing of right-hander Sandy Alcantara to a five-year contract on Tuesday, plus they acquired All-Star infielder Joey Wendle from the Tampa Bay Rays.
Pirates Send Gold Glove Catcher Jacob Stallings To MiamiThe Marlins acquired Jacob Stallings from the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday in exchange for pitcher Zach Thompson and prospects Kyle Nicolas and Connor Scott.
Right-Hander Louis Head Traded From Rays To MarlinsThe Miami Marlins acquired right-hander Louis Head from the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday for either a player to be named later or cash.
Miami Marlins Community Garden Newest Attraction At LoanDepot ParkThe point of the garden is to teach people how to grow their own fruits and vegetables, which will in turn give them a continuous food supply right in their backyard.
Jeter's Marlins Close Losing Year With 5-4 Win Over PhilsMichael Conforto hit a pair of run-scoring singles, doubled and made a shoestring catch in what might have been his final game at Citi Field for the Mets, and New York routed the Miami Marlins 12-3 on Thursday night.
Phillies Shut Out Marlins 5-0Bryce Harper had three hits including his 35th homer, Ranger Suárez pitched seven scoreless innings, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Friday night.
Conforto Lifts Mets Over MarlinsMichael Conforto hit a pair of run-scoring singles, doubled and made a shoestring catch in what might have been his final game at Citi Field for the Mets, and New York routed the Miami Marlins 12-3 on Thursday night.
Marlins Overcome Mets 3-2Miguel Rojas’ two-run single capped a three-run rally in the eighth inning Wednesday night, spoiling Taijuan Walker’s longest start in more than four years and sending the Miami Marlins to a 3-2 victory over the New York Mets.
Syndergaard Sharp In Brief Return, Mets Sweep Marlins In DHNoah Syndergaard looked sharp in his brief but long-awaited return from Tommy John surgery, and the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 2-1 in nine innings Tuesday night for a doubleheader sweep.
Baz's 5 2/3 Scoreless Innings Helps Rays Sweep Marlins 3-2Rookie Shane Baz pitched 5 2/3 scoreless innings to win his second straight start and the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 Sunday for their team-record 14th series sweep.
Saturday Marks 5 Years Since Death Of Marlins Pitcher Jose FernandezFive years ago, Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed in a tragic boating accident.