Marlins say goodbye to Kevin Mattison. That hair thing on your face will probably be missed.

Marlins say goodbye to Kevin Mattison. That hair thing on your face will probably be missed.

Update: Not gone after all. He cleared waivers and was assigned to New Orleans with invite to Spring Training.

Marlins invite top prospects to camp, give us some hope for the future: Fernandez, Conley, Heaney, Realmuto, Marisnick, and Yelich

Marlins invite top prospects to camp, give us some hope for the future: Fernandez, Conley, Heaney, Realmuto, Marisnick, and Yelich

Knowing the sharpness of the MLB team, I suspect gullible political leaders took a wink and nod as some kind of guarantee.

Knowing the sharpness of the MLB team, I suspect gullible political leaders took a wink and nod as some kind of guarantee.

Did MLB promise the All Star Game to Miami leaders during ballpark negotiations or were the politicians too dumb to demand assurances?

Did MLB promise the All Star Game to Miami leaders during ballpark negotiations or were the politicians too dumb to demand assurances?

The record for most home runs allowed by a pitcher in a season is 50: RT @mlbtraderumors: Rockies Sign Chris Volstad http://t.co/hVcaJkZM

The record for most home runs allowed by a pitcher in a season is 50: RT @mlbtraderumors: Rockies Sign Chris Volstad bit.ly/10weeus

I was going to congratulate Giancarlo and Cishek for making the USA WBC team but then I saw Heath Bell on the roster. So, you know… #Fraud

I was going to congratulate Giancarlo and Cishek for making the USA WBC team but then I saw Heath Bell on the roster. So, you know… #Fraud

@Deadspin: Internet commenters have cooked up some hilariously terrible trade proposals for Giancarlo Stanton.

@Deadspin: Internet commenters have cooked up some hilariously terrible trade proposals for Giancarlo Stanton.

RT @zephyrsbaseball: Tickets officially go on sale for the Marlins exhibition game here at Zephyr Field at 10 o’clock!!!

@zephyrsbaseball: Tickets officially go on sale for the Marlins exhibition game here at Zephyr Field at 10 o’clock!!!

Seriously, it’s not news that the Marlins are listening to Stanton offers – It would be news if they didn’t. Doesn’t mean they trade him.

Seriously, it’s not news that the Marlins are listening to Stanton offers – It would be news if they didn’t. Doesn’t mean they trade him.

RT @Ken_Rosenthal: Lots of interest in #Marlins’ Stanton, but sources all but rule out a deal. One source says chances are “as close to zero as they can be.”

RT @Ken_Rosenthal: Lots of interest in #Marlins’ Stanton, but sources all but rule out a deal. One source says chances are “as close to zero as they can be.”