June 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
MIAMI Scott Diamond’s latest start went like many of his other recent outings not quite enough for the Minnesota Twins.
Diamond allowed four runs and eight hits in five innings Wednesday and the Twins lost to the Miami Marlins 5-3. Continue Reading
November 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune
The Miami Marlins’ spending spree a year ago didn’t work, so now they’re trying another payroll purge.
Rebranded in a new ballpark at the start of 2012, the Marlins were up to their old ways Tuesday, swapping stars for prospects. Miami traded shortstop Jose Reyes, left-hander Mark Buehrle and right-hander Josh Johnson to the Toronto Blue Jays as part of a blockbuster deal, a person familiar with the agreement said. Continue Reading
November 1, 2012 in West Central Tribune
The Miami Marlins’ celebrity manager was a bust, so they’re calling one up from the minors.
Mike Redmond, who spent the past two years managing Class A teams in the Toronto Blue Jays’ system, was hired Thursday by the Marlins to replace Ozzie Guillen. Continue Reading
April 10, 2012 in West Central Tribune
Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen was suspended for five games Tuesday because of his comments about Fidel Castro, and he again apologized and said he’ll do whatever he can to repair relations with Cuban-Americans angered by the remarks. Continue Reading
January 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
MIAMI Carlos Zambrano will get a much-needed fresh start with the Miami Marlins. Continue Reading