Plenty of news to report on the roster front. The MLB held their annual First Year Player draft this week, and the Miami Marlins held the #6 overall selection. The Marlins chose University of North Carolina third baseman Colin Moran, nephew of former outfielder B.J. Surhoff. Moran, who hit .348 with 13 home runs, led … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday Week 10: Who You Callin’ A Moran?
During this, the seventh week of the Season of Woe, the Marlins exercised their right to be the worst team in the Majors yet again. A recent seven-game losing streak, snapped last Sunday with a rare win against the Arizona Diamondbacks, earned the Fish a share of the league's worst record with the Houston Astros. … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday Week 7: Closer Controversies and Cammo Caps
Miami Marlins Monday Week 5: Sadsacks and Such Well, they're not the worst team in the Majors anymore. Let's call that a win. The team notched its first three game winning streak this week, and their first series win. Both wins. Giancarlo Stanton was lost for some time to a hamstring injury, hurting both the … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday Week 5: Sadsacks and Such
Week four of the 2013 Major League Baseball season flashed the dimmest glimmer of hope for the Miami Marlins. Mired in last place, sporting a historically futile offense and a gaggle of journeyman arms on the mound, the Marlins could have lifted themselves from MLB's cellar with a few wins against the almost equally putrid … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday: More Meddling, Not, Alas, From a Galaxy Far, Far Away.
Entering Week 3 of the 2013 season, the Miami Marlins were tied for the worst record in Major League Baseball. Good news? I nailed my prediction for Week 3, marking the record at 2-5. Bad news? That performance won them sole possession of the worst record in the league. Here's more news of the good/bad … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday: A Face that Wins the Internet, and, wait, is that Bellboy really a Catcher?
Here's the latest edition of my baseball beat for HeadlineMiami.com. This week's edition: The Grass Might Be Greener, but the Team Still Sucks. The Miami Marlins entered their second week of the season with nowhere to go but up. As it turns out, they didn't move at all. Entering the week tied with the worst … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday: The Grass Might Be Greener, but the Team Still Sucks
Hey there WordPress Peeps, below is the first installment of my weekly Miami Marlins baseball beat for HeadlineMiami.com. Let me know what you think. The 2013 Miami Marlins season would be funny if it was a comedy with bats and balls, but, really, it's just sad. Here at Headline Miami we'll cover the … Continue reading Miami Marlins Monday