| Dec 9, 2014
| 8:10 PM
After talking to numerous teams and player agents Tuesday, Miami Marlins officials were prepared to work deep into the night in hope of completing one or more deals aimed at turning the club into a playoff contender.
The Marlins contingent came to the...
| Dec 10, 2014
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12/09/2014 NFL Note - Carolina Panthers Newton, Cam
QB Cam Newton was hospitalized in fair condition after he was involved in an auto accident on Tuesday afternoon in Charlotte, N.C.
Newton's pickup truck overturned during a crash on...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:23 PM
The Miami Marlins were busy talking but deals were elusive on the first day of the baseball Winter Meetings.
The only net result was the subtraction of former starting catcher Rob Brantly, who was claimed on waivers by the Chicago White Sox.
| Dec 7, 2014
| 4:12 PM
The record-breaking contract consummated with Giancarlo Stanton signaled a dramatic shift for the Miami Marlins as they ensured yet another home-grown star would not move on before he became too expensive to keep.
Further indication has come since...
| Dec 6, 2014
Before leading the Marlins' contingent to San Diego, where the Winter Meetings open Monday, President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill reiterated the organizational goal: "Improve upon our 77 wins. Every meeting, every phone call will be with that in...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Addressing the media in a conference call in advance of next week's Winter Meetings, President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill got a chuckle out of the first question.
Hill was asked what marching orders Derek Jeter gave him heading into San Diego?...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 1:38 PM
Much of the offseason speculation surrounding the Marlins since they gave Giancarlo Stanton his $325 million extension has been about adding offense around him. Friday, they traded for another arm.
The Marlins acquired right-hander Aaron Crow from the...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 10:12 AM
How valuable Giancarlo Stanton was to the Miami Marlins last season was illuminated by what happened when they didn't have him.
After a fastball to the face removed the slugging right fielder from the lineup on Sept. 11, the Marlins sputtered to a 6-...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:48 PM
The accolades are piling up for Giancarlo Stanton's superlative 2014 season.
The Miami Marlins' right fielder was awarded his first Silver Slugger award Thursday, on the heels of receiving the Players Choice Award as the National League's Outstanding...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 9:09 AM
The Miami Marlins are ready to aggressively pursue a multi-year contract for their most valuable commodity, slugger Giancarlo Stanton, with the hope of finalizing a deal over the next month.
Asked about the possibility of an announcement by the Winter...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 12:39 PM
The magic number in the National League this season was 88. That's the victory total the wild card-winning Giants and Pirates reached to qualify for the playoffs.
The Marlins won 77 games, 15 more than they did in 2013. A similar improvement next season...