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  Florida Marlins | Sun-Sentinel Blogs
The Marlins would have been open to letting Coghlan in particular go to Beijing next month, viewing it as a valuable experience for a player who could push for a starting job in the majors early next year.
I suppose Chris Volstad could have had his Ben Sheets moment in China had the Marlins left him in the minors; however, Volstad is in a much better place at this point in his career: the Marlins' rotation.
The streak is at 269 and counting, but that’s of little consequence to the Marlins after watching their 21-year-old prodigy pitch them to a 3-1 victory.
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 Florida Marlins Tickets - Florida Marlins Schedule - Florida Marlins Baseball Tickets
The team of Florida Marlins is one of the many teams in the MLB who are considered to be competitive.
Florida Marlins is one of the newly established teams to enter in the Major League Baseball.
The team of Florida Marlins is one of the teams in the Major League Baseball that are watched by many football fans around the world.
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 Florida Marlins - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Marlins' first manager was Rene Lachemann, a former catcher who had previously managed the Seattle Mariners and Milwaukee Brewers, and who at the time of his hiring was a third base coach for the Oakland Athletics.
Additionally, Guillermo Mota, who was acquired by Florida in 2004 along with Paul Lo Duca and Juan Encarnacion and was expected to be their closer, was inconsistent, and the Marlins gave the closer job to veteran Todd Jones, whom they signed in the offseason.
Marlins second baseman Dan Uggla was named the Sporting News Rookie of the Year for the National League and won the Players' Choice award as the league's most outstanding rookie.
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 Florida Marlins Tickets - Great Deals on Florida Marlins Tickets From FrontRowUSA
Marlins ticket holders watched as their team was plagued with injuries last year.
The Florida Marlins were awarded an expansion team in 1991 and began playing in the National League East in 1993.
The Marlins are also looking forward to the opening of their new stadium and a name change to the Miami Marlins.
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 Florida Marlins | MLB - MiamiHerald.com
The Marlins' Alfredo Amezaga is congratulated after scoring the winning run in the 11th inning to defeat the Phillies 3-2 at Dolphin Stadium, Sunday, July 20, 2008.
Marlins win, but fans fail to fill seats
Marlins due for a streak of their own
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 Florida Marlins (1993-Present)
The Marlins see a dramatic drop in attendance in their 2nd season, and were in last place with a 51-64 record when the season ended due to a player's strike on August 12th.
Throughout July the Marlins continued to play well as they quietly snuck into to the race for the NL Wild Card, when July ended the Marlins sent a single that they were not selling off rather they were going for it as they acquired Ugueth Urbana for extra bullpen support at the non-waiver trade deadline.
Despite the depleted rotation the Marlins remained on track to keep up their pace from the previous season as they were hovering near.500 until the end of June, when the Marlins six of seven games.
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  Florida Marlins - BaseballWiki
After the Marlins finished last in their division in 1994 and fourth in 1995, Lachemann was replaced as manager midway through the 1996 season with the Marlins' director of player development, John Boles.
The underdog Florida Marlins went on to face the Cleveland Indians in the 1997 World Series and won in 7 games, with an amazing extra-inning single by shortstop Edgar RenterĂ­a off of Cleveland pitcher Charles Nagy, which barely cleared his glove, scoring Craig Counsell to win the game.
Additionally, Guillermo Mota, who was acquired by Florida in 2004 along with Paul Lo Duca and Juan Encarnacion and was expected to be their closer, turned out inconsistent, and the Marlins gave the closer job to veteran Todd Jones, whom they signed in the offseason.
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 Florida Spring Training 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The Florida Marlins have started their 2002 spring training schedule, offering a chance to catch some good baseball and some rays at the ballpark.
Marlins officials are proud to note that with the exception of the beach, the best place to get a tan is at the ballpark.
Marlins officials point out that those are the largest roofs that could be erected in the stadium without adding supporting poles that would have obstructed some views.
www.floridacapitalnews.com /springtraining/stories/031402marlinswx.htm   (662 words)

  
 Florida Marlins : Billy
Billy the Marlin was handpicked not only for his skill, cunning and great competitive nature, but most of all for his outstanding sense of humor and great rapport with baseball fans of all ages.
Among the various traits of Billy the marlin are: An absolute master of pantomime, an eternal optimist no matter what, a natural-born clown/comic/mimic and good-natured prankster (always in good taste).
Billy the Marlin is available for appearances on birthdays, corporate functions and picnics, charitable and fund raising events, commercial events, parades, schools and church socials, festivals and carnivals, family reunions or any other event that Billy can make a difference.
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 Florida Marlins
The Florida Marlins began their existence with the 1993 season, coming in with the Colorado Rockies to join the National League.
In both cases, however, the Marlins had to disassemble their teams due to the inequity of baseball's economic system along with the fact that they play in a questionable and fickle sports market to start with, and play baseball in a football stadium.
Florida opened the 2005 season with a $60 million payroll, which has now been trimmed by some $45 million.
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Parts of West Florida was annexed by proclamation of U.S. President James Madison, with possession taken of St. Francisville on December 6, 1810, and of Baton Rouge on December 10, 1810.
The U.S. annexed the Mobile District of West Florida to the Mississippi Territory in 1812.
Britain retained control over Florida during the American Revolutionary War, but the Spanish, by that time allied with the French who were actively at war with Britain, took advantage of the distraction and recaptured portions of West Florida.
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 Florida Marlins   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Florida Marlins and the National Baseball Hall of Fame
In 2001 the Marlins lost to the Milwaukee Brewers, 6-2.
In 1993 the Marlins became the first major league team to play in the state of Florida.
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 Florida Marlins Planet
The Florida Marlins went quickly from a team of uncertain future to a team with a strong foundation and positive outlook.
In addition, the Marlins have signed a 40 year lease to use the facility, which will be built in Bicentennial Park in downtown Miami.
A day after the monumental announcement, former Marlins catcher and '97 Series hero Charles Johnson was signed, making a return to the team that gave him his start.
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 BaseballAmerica.com: Prospects: Top 10 Prospects: Florida Marlins
The Marlins set a record for rookie at-bats (3,694), with Hanley Ramirez (the key to the Josh Beckett trade with the Red Sox) winning National League rookie of the year honors and Dan Uggla (a Rule 5 steal) finishing third.
Florida also broke in two homegrown outfielders, Jeremy Hermida, who might be the best of the group in the long run, and Josh Willingham.
Florida made a run at Dominican catcher Francisco Pena, whose father Tony is a former all-star and currently coaches with the Yankees, but lost out when the Mets signed him for $750,000.
www.baseballamerica.com /today/prospects/features/263055.html   (615 words)

  
 Florida Marlins | BaseballLibrary.com
Wayne Huizenga's group representing South Florida was picked as one of six candidates for expansion in December 1990, and along with Denver, South Florida was officially selected by the NL Expansion Committee in June 1991.
The Marlins were also able to ensure steady improvement by quickly jettisoning the incompatible players on their first-year roster, players who were (for the most part) unwanted by their former teams and soon by the Marlins as well.
Florida owner John Henry is selling the Marlins to Jeffrey Loria for $158.5 million, while Loria is selling the Expos to Baseball Expos LP, a limited partnership owned by the other 29 teams, for $120 million.
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 Florida Marlins 2003 Page
At the beginning of June, the Marlins (that solid blue line) were tied with the Mets for worst record in the division.
The Marlins had one of the best pitching staffs in the league, though their DER left something to be desired.
The Marlins' staff was a flyball staff which, in theory, should increase DER (groundball pitchers tend to give up more hits, albeit singles, than flyball pitchers).
www.baseballgraphs.com /teams/marlins.html   (814 words)

  
 KFFL - Florida Marlins News and Notes
Florida Marlins C John Baker went 2-for-3 Saturday, July 19, against the Philadelphia Phillies, with a home run and four RBIs, according to The Associated Press.
Joe Frisaro, of Marlins.MLB.com, reports Florida Marlins SP Andrew Miller (knee) said he is trying to avoid knee surgery during the season because he would miss four to six weeks if he has surgery.
Florida Marlins 2B Dan Uggla made errors on consecutive plays in the bottom of the 10th inning of the All-Star Game Tuesday night, July 15, to put runners on first and third base with no outs.
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 Florida Marlins
The Florida Marlins may be a new franchise, but they already have a wild and wickedly successful post season record that would make many more established teams envious.
The Florida fans felt betrayed by Huzienga's fire sale and they showed their anger by staying away from Marlins' games in droves.
Marlins fans can relive the excitement of the 1997 World Series and 2003 World Series here at Baseball Almanac with composite batting averages, pitching statistics, line scores and box scores for every single game.
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 Bugs & Cranks » Florida Marlins
Florida has the worst fielding percentage in all of baseball and ranks second in errors, and decided to let the train keep a’rollin’ Friday night against the underachieving Kansas City Royals.
Florida only got pegged for one error on last night in dropping their home opener (with the Royals, come on dudes), but miscommunication and hesitation while the ball was in play definitely stymied them into losing a season-high fourth straight after a previous seven-game win streak.
Florida’s hammerlock on first in the NL East continues as they travel back to Miami to face Derek Lowe and the Dodgers Tuesday night, where they will begin to be tested against contending teams over their next nine games against Los Angeles, San Diego, and Milwaukee again.
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 FishStripes - An unofficial Florida Marlins blog
Rookie right-hander Jesus Delgado was recalled Friday by the Florida Marlins from Double-A Carolina, where he went 5-1 with a 3.73 ERA in 27 games.
However, she is hampered because a Florida Supreme Court decision requiring a referendum when ad valorem taxes are used to pay off bonds on major public projects is being reconsidered, and she's unclear how it should be applied until it is final.
The Marlins hope to break ground this year and have renderings available, but they won't release them until the case is over.
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 Florida Marlins Videos - Florida Marlins Video Clips
Florida Marlins Shortstop Hanley Ramirez talks about how proud he is to represent his team in the Midsummer Classic.
Florida Marlins ace Dontrelle Willis began shouting at the Philadelphia Phillies' dugout, and soon the two teams were engaged in a shoving match near third base Thursday night.
GAME 92: Taking a break from Wrigley, our staff interviews the wife of Florida Marlins catch Matt Treanor, Misty May Treanor who happens to be the top woman volleyball in the world and going to the olympics in a couple of weeks.
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 Florida Marlins Tickets - Marlins MLB Baseball - Marlins Ticket Brokers
After the Marlins finished last in their division in 1994 and fourth in 1995, Lachemann was replaced as manager midway through the 1996 season with the Marlins' director of player development, John Boles.
Despite problems in the dugout and on the field, the Marlins had some bright spots on the mound and behind the plate in 1996.
The underdog Florida Marlins went to take on the Cleveland Indians and won the 1997 World Series in 7 games, with an amazing extra-inning single by shortstop Edgar Rentería off of Cleveland pitcher Charles Nagy, which barely cleared his glove, scoring Craig Counsell to win the game.
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