Month: December 1999

Marlins Re-sign Bautista

The Florida Marlins announced Tuesday they have signed outfielder Danny Bautista to a one-year contract with a club option for the 2001 season. Bautista will be paid $500,000 with the opportunity to earn $100,000 more in incentives. The club has an option for the 2001…

Arizona Wants A. Nunez Back

The Arizona Diamonbacks have filed a grievance to get Abraham Nunez back from the Marlins. He was recently acquired by the Marlins to complete the Mantei trade. The original list of players to be considered by the Marlins also included pitchers Stephen Randolph and Jason…

Lowell Wins Conigliaro Award

Florida Marlins infielder Mike Lowell has been named the 10th winner of the Tony Conigliaro Award, given annually to a Major League player who has overcome adversity through the attributes of spirit, determination and courage. Conigliaro’s brothers, Billy and Richie, will make the official presentation…

Camp Acquired in Rule V Draft

The Florida Marlins announced Monday they have acquired right-handed pitcher Jared Camp from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for right-handed pitcher Johan Santana and cash consideration in a trade made at the completion of the Major League phase of the 1999 Rule V Draft. Camp…