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Giancarlo Stanton Is On Pace For Breakout Season

Last season was as bad as it will ever get for Giancarlo Stanton in his prime years. In 116 games he collected 24 home runs, 62 runs batted in, 106 hits and compiled a batting average of 249. 628 more words


Farmville? Not Really.

I wrote this letter in response to Sports Illustrated’s infographic on the amount of money guaranteed to MLB players by team.

Dear Sports Illustrated,

I was thrilled when I stumbled across your Futures Market infographic, but was disappointed to learn that MLB teams have such little regard for their farm system. 116 more words


Rafael Furcal to begin minor league rehab assignment tonight

The Marlins signed veteran infielder Rafael Furcal over the winter with the idea of using him as their starting second baseman, but he suffered a left hamstring injury during spring training and was forced to begin the season on the disabled list. 117 more words

Baseball is Back!

I hope you’re ready for baseball… BECAUSE IT’S HERE!

A few weeks ago I had a chance to visit the Marlins at Spring Training for Billys Bunch.   330 more words

Miami HEAT

Jeff Baker to bat cleanup for Marlins on Opening Day

From Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald comes the Marlins’ lineup plan for Opening Day

With Rafael Furcal headed to the disabled list, Christian Yelich will lead off.  

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Rafael Furcal's comeback will begin on the disabled list

After missing all of last season following Tommy John elbow surgery Rafael Furcal signed a one-year, $3 million deal with the Marlins, but his comeback… 106 more words