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MARLINS BEAT LATOS, OWNERS WIN FIRST 2015 ARB CASE

MARLINS BEAT LATOS, OWNERS WIN FIRST 2015 ARB CASE

RHP Mat Latos lost his arbitration case against the Marlins on Thursday, giving the owners a win in the first case of 2015. Latos made $7.25MM last year and asked for a raise to $10.4MM. But the arbiter sided with the owners and Latos will make $9.4MM in 2015, his last year before free agency.

DODGERS ACQUIRE NOLASCO

DODGERS ACQUIRE NOLASCO

The red-hot Los Angeles Dodgers addressed a need on Saturday when they acquired RHP Ricky Nolasco from the Miami Marlins for three minor league pitchers. The Dodgers seem to have righted their high-priced ship recently and have won 11 of their last 14 games to move dangerously close to the top of the weak NL […]

REDS’ CINGRANI GETS FIRST MLB WIN

REDS’ CINGRANI GETS FIRST MLB WIN

LHP Tony Cingrani started for the Reds on Thursday and got his first major league win with a five-inning effort where he allowed a run on five hits. Cincinnati routed the Marlins 11-1 with the only Marlins run coming on a fourth-inning homer by Justin Ruggiano. Cingrani’s counterpart, fellow phenom Jose Fernandez, didn’t fare as well, getting chased […]

JAYS-MARLINS DEAL IS OFFICIAL

JAYS-MARLINS DEAL IS OFFICIAL

Less than a year after the Miami Marlins made a big splash at the 2011 Winter Meetings with high-profile acquisitions, the team is making even more news with last week’s blockbuster trade with the Toronto Blue Jays. And Monday, commisioner Bud Selig made the 12-player trade official. With the Marlins sending expensive, proven talent to […]

2012 DEADLINE: DODGERS ACQUIRE HANLEY RAMIREZ

2012 DEADLINE: DODGERS ACQUIRE HANLEY RAMIREZ

Tuesday was another busy day as the final week before the 2012 Non-Waiver Trade Deadline began. The Braves continued to wait on a Ryan Dempster trade that was being held up by Dempster’s approval as part of his 10-and-5 rights. Dempster reportedly wanted to be traded to the Dodgers, but LA made another move, acquiring […]

MARLINS ACQUIRE LEE FROM ASTROS

MARLINS ACQUIRE LEE FROM ASTROS

The Houston Astros are one of the few teams that can clearly be labeled sellers at this point and 1B Carlos Lee was in demand, having been the subject of a proposed trade to the Dodgers that didn’t happen. But Houston turned around and traded Lee to the Marlins on Wednesday for two minor-leaguers. The […]

SHOWTIME’S THE FRANCHISE: PREVIEW RECAP

SHOWTIME’S THE FRANCHISE: PREVIEW RECAP

Premium cable network Showtime aired a 30-minute preview of the second season of The Franchise tonight before it’s boxing telecast with this year’s subject being the Miami Marlins. The Franchise debuted last season and followed the San Francisco Giants while they tried to defend their 2010 World Series title. The Marlins were an excellent choice for […]

OPENING DAY, TAKE 2: CARDS TOP MARLINS

OPENING DAY, TAKE 2: CARDS TOP MARLINS

The extended Opening Day continued on Wednesday night as the defending World Series champion St. Louis Cardinals took on the Miami Marlins in a game that counted in the standings. Filling in for the injured Chris Carpenter, RHP Kyle Lohse was masturful over 7 1/3 innings to get the win as the Cards came out […]

ARBITRATION FINAL RESULTS

ARBITRATION FINAL RESULTS

Arbitration hearings are completed, with all eligible players under contract for 2012. Seven cases were heard with teams winning five and the players winning two: JOHN LANNAN ($5.7M) – NATIONALS ($5M) DECISION – NATIONALS JEFF NIEMANN ($3.2M) – RAYS – ($2.5M) DECISION – RAYS ANIBAL SANCHEZ ($8M) – MARLINS ($6.9M) DECISION – SANCHEZ EMILIO BONIFACIO […]

ARBITRATION UPDATE

ARBITRATION UPDATE

Six arbitration cases have been ruled on so far with the teams holding a 4-2 advantage over the players. Here are the current results: JOHN LANNAN ($5.7M) – NATIONALS ($5M) DECISION – NATIONALS JEFF NIEMANN ($3.2M) – RAYS – ($2.5M) DECISION – RAYS ANIBAL SANCHEZ ($8M) – MARLINS ($6.9M) DECISION – SANCHEZ EMILIO BONIFACIO ($2.2M) […]