Tag: Miami Marlins

Josh Booty: The Forgotten Two-Sport Athlete

One of the hardest things to do in sports is making it to the highest level of their sport, respectively. The percentage of minor league ballplayers that  make it to the Major Leagues is an abysmal 0.5%, while the amount of NCAA football players that make it to the NFL is just a slightly better

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The Athlete’s Hub MLB All-Time League.

The latest of my many projects, I have been selected to put together the extremely difficult task of an All-Time Major League Baseball League. All 30 current MLB teams and 6-Expansion Cities of my choosing. For this project, I held myself to a couple rules, just to make the unrealistic a bit more realistic…. Each

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Marlins’ Jose Fernandez Passes Away in Boating Accident

Absolutely horrible news to report today as Miami Marlins phenom Jose Fernandez has passed away in a boating accident at the age of 24. Fernandez was actually supposed to start today, but the start was pushed back to make room for pitcher Adan Conley.  Fernandez was selected 14th overall by the Marlins in the 2011

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Tigers down Marlins 8-7 in extra innings

The Detroit Tigers got the 2016 season off on the right foot, even though it took 11 innings. They defeated the Miami Marlins 8-7 in Miami on Opening Night for both teams. Ian Kinsler lead the charge offensively, going 3-6 with a three run home run and the game winning RBI in the 11th. Drew

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Marlins sign LHP Chen, continue to work on 2B Gordon extension

The Miami Marlins are heading into 2016 with a new manager, new coaching staff, you name it. They will also be heading into the new season with a new pitcher. Reports indicate that the Fish have agreed to sign LHP Wei-Yin Chen to a five year deal worth a reported $80M Chen, 30, pitched to

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Who Would Win the NL East If The Season Started Today?

So, last week, the AL East was under the microscope as we went to see who would win if the season started today. Now how about we go next door and break down the NL East? While the NL East doesn’t seem as deep as the AL East, all teams can win. The Mets had

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Todd Frazier dealt to White Sox in three team trade

The Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati Reds, and Los Angeles Dodgers have pulled off a three team trade that will send third baseman Todd Frazier to the ChiSox. The Dodgers acquire pitcher Frankie Montas, infielder Micah Johnson and outfielder Trayce Thompson from the Sox and the Reds acquire infielders Jose Peraza and Brandon Dixon and outfielder Scott Schebler from the Dodgers. Frazier, 29,

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