Tag: Marlins

Fear The Fish?

An article by posted on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
Fear The Fish?

Maybe it’s an East-Coast bias or the fact that we view everything with an orange and blue tint, but despite a pitching staff considered one of the best in the league there are as many pundits picking the Mets to repeat as division champs as there are picking them to miss the postseason. USA Today’s […]

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Marlins Sign Dee Gordon To Five-Year Extension

An article by posted on January 13, 2016 0 Comments
Marlins Sign Dee Gordon To Five-Year Extension

According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports on Twitter, the Miami Marlins and second baseman Dee Gordon are in agreement on a five year, $50 million dollar extension, with a $14 million vesting option for a sixth season. Gordon, 28 on Opening Day, was acquired last offseason by the Marlins in a blockbuster trade along […]

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Mariners Sign RHP Steve Cishek To Two-Year, $10 Million Deal

An article by posted on December 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mariners Sign RHP Steve Cishek To Two-Year, $10 Million Deal

The Seattle Mariners have reached agreement on a two-year, guaranteed $10 million contract with free agent right-hander Steve Cishek to be their new closer, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reports. The deal is pending completion of a physical exam. Cishek’s agreement includes incentives for games finished that could increase his overall payout to $17 million, a […]

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Rubin: Four Internal Candidates To Replace Geren On Coaching Staff

An article by posted on December 8, 2015 0 Comments
Rubin: Four Internal Candidates To Replace Geren On Coaching Staff

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that the New York Mets will be filling the bench coach spot vacated by Bob Geren from a group of four internal candidates. Geren left the Mets last week to take a similar position as bench coach with the Los Angeles Dodgers. The potential candidates for a promotion […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Cishek, RHP

An article by posted on December 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Cishek, RHP

Steve Cishek Bats: Right — Throws: Right Position: Relief Pitcher Born: June 18th, 1986 (Age 29) After the Cardinals non-tendered Steve Cishek Wednesday night, it gave the Mets another option to consider for the bullpen. Right now, the only truly reliable arm behind Jeurys Familia is Addison Reed, leaving the Mets with a clear need to […]

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Mets and Cubs to Close Spring Training with Two Games in Las Vegas

An article by posted on December 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets and Cubs to Close Spring Training with Two Games in Las Vegas

The New York Mets announced today that the club will play two exhibition games vs. the Chicago Cubs in a rematch of the 2015 National League Championship Series at Cashman Field in Las Vegas on Thursday, March 31 and Friday, April 1. The Mets will be making their third appearance at Cashman Field, home of […]

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Hot Stove: Mariners Discussing Marcell Ozuna Trade With Marlins

An article by posted on November 25, 2015 0 Comments
Hot Stove: Mariners Discussing Marcell Ozuna Trade With Marlins

Marlins center fielder Marcell Ozuna has been a frequent subject of rumors this offseason, and it appears one team has emerged as a potential landing spot. Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reported Tuesday evening that the Seattle Mariners are discussing a deal to acquire outfielder Marcell Ozuna from the Miami Marlins. Beat reporter Joe Frisaro of MLB.com  […]

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Don Mattingly Will Be Named Marlins Manager

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Don Mattingly Will Be Named Marlins Manager

Ronald Blum of the Associated Press is reporting that Don Mattingly will become the new manager of the Miami Marlins. Mattingly parted company with the Los Angeles Dodgers a day after losing to the New York Mets in the National League Division Series. The Marlins also fired Dan Jennings after a 13-year association with the organization. […]

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Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

The Miami Marlins are quickly becoming the grinches of September, stealing wins against teams who need them desperately. After the Marlins outplayed the New York Mets in Flushing, they traveled to Washington D.C. to take on the Nationals. The pesky Marlins defeated the Nationals by a score of 6-4 tonight which puts the Nats a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 6, Mets 0

An article by posted on September 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 6, Mets 0

The Mets (83-63) were defeated by the Miami Marlins (63-83) by a score of 6-0 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon, who came into tonight’s game sporting a 4-0 record and 2.13 ERA in his last seven starts, looked to capitalize on his recent success and take the rubber game from the Marlins. Colon […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets saw their eight-game winning streak end on Tuesday night by those pesky Miami Marlins, setting up the rubber match for tonight at Citi Field. The Mets will tap on their hottest starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (14-11, 4.13 ERA) and he will be opposed by Adam Conley (3-1, 4.93 ERA) for the […]

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