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Jan 14, 2019

Victor Victor Mesa makes practice debut — here's how Marlins plan to develop the Cuban star

Sporting a grey Marlins t-shirt with No. 32 emblazoned on the back, Victor Victor Mesa strolled to the batting cage on a cloudless day at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium. The No. 1 international free agent this past offseason, the highly-coveted Cuban star was making his practice debut for the Marlins,...
Jan 11, 2019

Marlins agree to salary terms for Realmuto, four others, avoiding arbitration

The Marlins reached agreements about salaries with all five of their arbitration eligible players on Friday, avoiding a potentially drawn-out process leading up to spring training. Catcher J.T. Realmuto, infielder Miguel Rojas, right-handers Jose Urena and Dan Straily and reliever Adam Conley will...
Jan 11, 2019

As Marlins build toward future, Mike Jacobs may have organization's most important managerial job

As a 25-year-old first baseman, Mike Jacobs witnessed one of the Marlins’ rebuilding efforts firsthand. In 2006, the second-year pro helped form the nucleus of the team’s youth movement along with rookies Hanley Ramirez, Dan Uggla and Anibal Sanchez. 13 years later, Jacobs now plays another vital...
Jan 10, 2019

Would you bet on a Miami sports team winning a title in the next 10 years? If so, which one?

If you had to wager, would you bet on one of South Florida’s pro sports teams winning a championship in the next 10 years? That’s one of the propositions listed by gambling website SportsBettingDime.com, which also posted odds this week for each city’s chances of hoisting a trophy in 2019 in any...
Dec 20, 2018

What does the sale of Fox Sports Florida mean for the Marlins and their future TV deal?

With TV rights to the Marlins and Panthers, Fox Sports Florida has been a prominent fixture throughout the local community for decades. While the Panthers are locked into a station contract through 2022 and the Heat — whose games are televised by sister station Fox Sports Sun — through the middle...
Dec 20, 2018

MLB and Cuban Baseball Federation reach agreement; Trump administration signals it has issues with the deal

Major League Baseball on Wednesday reached a historic agreement with Cuba's baseball federation, modeled after those with leagues in Japan and Korea, that would regulate and streamline the entry of Cuban players coming to the U.S., the league announced. But it remains to be seen whether the Trump...