Stories tagged: Miami Marlins
Fri., March 9, 2018, 11:11 a.m.
Baseball players’ union head Tony Clark faults Marlins for breaking up competitive team
Baseball players’ union head Tony Clark claims the Marlins’ rebuilding decision is different from the ones that led to World Series titles for the Chicago Cubs and Houston because Miami …
Wed., Feb. 28, 2018, 10:32 a.m.
Derek Jeter may be stuck with Marlins’ home run sculpture
The Miami Marlins’ kitschy Red Grooms home run sculpture stands beyond the center field wall at Marlins Park, the towering legacy of former owner Jeffrey Loria, and nearly as unpopular. …
Tue., Feb. 20, 2018, 1:02 p.m.
Marlins counting on their oldest player to close
While the rebuilding Miami Marlins must rely heavily on unproven youngsters this season, they’ll count on their oldest player to get the final out. Sidewinding 38-year-old Brad Ziegler is part …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 25, 2018, 9:17 p.m.
Brewers sign Lorenzo Cain for $80M, trade four prospects to Marlins for Christian Yelich
Miami Marlins center fielder Christian Yelich has been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers for four prospects, including highly regarded outfielder Lewis Brinson. Yelich became the fourth Marlins starter to be …
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Marlins trade Marcell Ozuna to Cardinals for 4 prospects
Miami completed its trade Thursday that sent left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, the third All-Star jettisoned by the Marlins this month in an unrelenting payroll purge …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Giancarlo Stanton joins Aaron Judge as Yankees’ Towers of Power
Giancarlo Stanton eased his 6-foot-6 frame into a pinstriped No. 27 jersey, ready to join 6-foot-7 Aaron Judge as the Towers of Power on the resurgent New York Yankees.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 3:13 p.m.
AP sources: Yankees set to reel in MVP Giancarlo Stanton from Marlins
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Yankees and Marlins have agreed to a trade that would send slugger Giancarlo Stanton to New York. The person spoke to The …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 7:27 p.m.
Mariners acquire Dee Gordon from Marlins for 3 prospects
Miami second baseman Dee Gordon has been traded to the Seattle Mariners for three prospects on Thursday in a deal that marks the start of the Marlins’ latest payroll purge, …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
San Francisco general manager Bobby Evans says Giants have parameters of potential Giancarlo Stanton trade
Giants general manager Bobby Evans confirms on San Francisco’s flagship radio station the club has reached the parameters of a potential trade for Miami slugger Giancarlo Stanton. Evans says San …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 16, 2017, 6:04 p.m.
Astros’ Jose Altuve wins AL MVP, Marlins’ Giancarlo Stanton earns NL honor
Houston Astros dynamo Jose Altuve has won the American League MVP award, towering over New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge by a wide margin. The 5-foot-6 Altuve drew 27 of …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 6:13 p.m.
Marlins decline Ichiro Suzuki’s $2 million club option
Derek Jeter’s first major roster move with the Miami Marlins was to part with former teammate Ichiro Suzuki.
Wed., Sept. 27, 2017, 8:49 p.m.
MLB Notebook: Owners approve sale of Marlins to Jeter group
Two people familiar with the vote say major league owners have approved the sale of the Miami Marlins by Jeffrey Loria to an investment group led by Bruce Sherman and …
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017, 9:58 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Diamondbacks walk off to clinch top wild-card spot
J.D. Martinez lined a two-out RBI single to deep left field with the bases loaded in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Miami Marlins 3-2 on Sunday …
Mon., Sept. 11, 2017, 6:31 p.m.
Hurricane Irma damages roof of Marlins Park
Like most of the rest of South Florida, the Miami Marlins did not escape Hurricane Irma completely unscathed.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Miami Marlins begin road trip as Hurricane Irma bears down on Florida
As the Miami Marlins began a weeklong road trip, they couldn’t help but wonder what will be there when they get back home.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
Marlins Park gearing up for Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Irma, tracking to hit South Florida this weekend, could be the first real test for Marlins Park.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
MLB roundup: Giancarlo Stanton ties August home-run record
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
MLB Notes: Giancarlo Stanton hits No. 50 in Marlins win
Roused from its apathy for baseball, South Florida let out a long roar Sunday for Giancarlo Stanton, who responded with a wave from the top step of the dugout, affording …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 11:41 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Stanton goes deep again and Marlins top Padres
Giancarlo Stanton homered twice, increasing his major league-leading total to 49, and tied a career high with five RBIs, helping the Miami Marlins climb above .500 for the first time …
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Giancarlo Stanton homers again as Marlins beat Mets
Giancarlo Stanton hit his major league-leading 45th home run and Adam Conley struck out a career-high 11, leading Miami over New York 6-4 on Sunday.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 11:10 p.m.
MLB caps: Stanton continues home-run binge for Marlins
Fri., Aug. 11, 2017, 4:29 p.m.
Jeffrey Loria agrees to sell Marlins to Bruce Sherman, Derek Jeter, source says
Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has agreed to sell the franchise for $1.2 billion to a group led by New York businessman Bruce Sherman and former New York Yankees star …
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 8:28 p.m.
Jeb Bush group backs out of Marlins pursuit
A group led by former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Quogue Capital investment fund founder Wayne Rothbaum has halted its bid to buy the Miami Marlins, a person familiar with …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Mariners obtain RHP David Phelps from Marlins for prospects
The Seattle Mariners made a move to bolster the bullpen, acquiring veteran RHP David Phelps in exchange for four prospects, including the organization’s No. 6-rated prospect Brayan Hernandez.
Sun., July 16, 2017, 8:53 p.m.
Giancarlo Stanton loses glove over wall while trying to make catch
Slugger Giancarlo Stanton is accustomed to clearing the wall at Marlins Park. This time his glove went over.
Fri., July 14, 2017, 10:55 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Los Angeles Dodgers rally for seventh consecutive win
Yasiel Puig hit his second homer of the game with two outs in the ninth inning Friday night, and the three-run shot helped the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Miami …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 6:32 p.m.
Defending champ Stanton is top seed in HR derby; Judge No. 2
Defending champion Giancarlo Stanton will be the top seed in the Home Run Derby on Monday night at his home ballpark in Miami.
Mon., June 5, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Kris Bryant’s home run boosts Chicago Cubs to fourth straight win
Eddie Butler pitched three-hit ball into the sixth inning, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Miami Marlins 3-1 on Monday night for their fourth …
Tue., May 30, 2017, 6:45 p.m.
AP sources: Jeb Bush no longer interested in buying Marlins
Jeb Bush has dropped out of the race for the Miami Marlins.
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 10:56 p.m.
MLB capsules: Trout sprains thumb in Angels’ 9-2 loss at Miami
Mike Trout sprained his left thumb stealing second base Sunday, and the visiting Los Angeles Angels took a thumping without him, losing 9-2 to the Miami Marlins.