Marlins Wrap Up 3rd Best Season in Franchise History
For all the ups and downs of the 2008 season, the Florida Marlins posted a record of 84-77, the third best record in franchise history. The team posted incredible offensive numbers lead by the historic home run power from all four of the starting infielders….
Looking Back: Predictions from the Geniuses at ESPN
I’ve always thought ESPN was full of itself and overly obsessed with their own importance and insight, so I was very excited to look back at their predictions for the 2008 Florida Marlins. Now, I know that the Marlins performed better than we expected (81…
BREAKING: Supreme Court Ruling Likely to Favor Marlins
Great news form the Florida Supreme Court: In a ruling issued on Thursday, high court members announced that they were reversing a ruling they made last year which required voter approval of redevelopment bond sales backed by property taxes. This decision is a huge victory…
The Minor League Shuffle Begins
Amid stories that the Marlins will switch their AAA affiliate from Albuquerque to New Orleans (actually, the Zephyrs play in Metairie, but whatever) we now learn that after a very successful season in Carolina, the Marlins have moved their AA affiliation to the Jacksonville Suns.
BREAKING: Judge Sides With Marlins on Ballpark Purpose
An encouraging development: Miami-Dade Circuit Court Judge Jeri Beth Cohen ruled Tuesday that building a ballpark for the Florida Marlins serves a public purpose — a significant victory for the team and local government in their quest to bring a new stadium to South Florida….
Mr. .997 OPS Finally Makes it to the Majors
As we hit the expanded September rosters, the Marlins have called up 5 players: Dallas McPherson, Robert Andino, Andrew Miller, Brett Carroll, and Eulogio De La Cruz. Marlins fans should be very excited to watch McPherson who leads all of Minor League Baseball with 42…