The Florida Marlins announced Monday they have traded Amaury Garcia to the Chicago White Sox for a player to be named on or before December 13, 2000. In addition, the Marlins outrighted the contract of right-handed pitcher Joe Fontenot to AAA Calgary.
The Florida Marlins have named Chris Chambliss manager of the AAA Calgary Cannons. “The Florida Marlins are extremely excited to have Chris Chambliss join our organization as our Triple-A manager,” said Williams. ” We are adding a class individual and a quality baseball man with solid leadership skills and championship background.” Chambliss spent the last five seasons as the hitting coach for the New York Yankees, claiming four World Championships during that span.
The Florida Marlins announced Wednesday they have signed infielder Andy Fox to a one-year contract for the 2001 season. Terms were not disclosed.
The Florida Marlins announced Thursday they have agreed to terms with right-handed pitcher Ricky Bones on a one-year contract with a club option for the 2002 season. Terms were not disclosed.
The Florida Marlins have been selected to participate in the 55th Annual Hall of Fame Game on August 6, 2001, the National Baseball Hall of Fame announced today. The Marlins will face the Milwaukee Brewers at 2 p.m. at Doubleday Field in Cooperstown, New York.