Manny-Mania

Yes, the media is exploding with rumors of Manny Ramirez being traded to the Marlins. Best source I can find is MLBTR which has been updating these rumors regularly. Marlins GM Mike Hill had to cancel his appearance on tonight’s broadcast so let the speculation continue. Update: Of course, Mike Berardino says NFW Update 2: …

Marlins vs. Rays — ESPN Would Rather be in Tampa?

ESPN’s SPORTSNATION is starting a Marlins vs. “don’t call me Devil” Rays debate. Who is better off? Sean McAdam picks the Rays: Track record should mean something here. The Marlins have won championships twice and rebuilt both times. Their front office — Larry Beinfest, Mike Hill, Dan Jennings — has proven an ability to recognize …

Marlins Acquire Catcher Ronny Paulino

Apparently not satisfied with their catching depth, the Marlins have acquired Ronny Paulino from the giants for minor league right-handed pitcher Hector Correa. Paulino, 27, was traded to the Giants from Philadelphia for left-handed pitcher Jack Taschner Friday night prior to being traded to Florida. He was previously traded to the Phillies from Pittsburgh on …

Hanley Homers Marlins to Win

For 8 innings it looked like the Fish were going to continue their downhill spiral and then Mike Rabelo hit a 2-run home run followed by another 2-run shot from Hanley Ramirez (his seconf of the game) and the Marlins win 6-4. Oh, and Kevin Gregg did not blow the save.