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Miami Herald

2 weeks ago

Loria on Stanton Deal: “We Can Afford It”

Although he wasn’t able to “afford” to elevate his team’s payroll last season from second worst in MLB, Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria was able to afford to dole out $325 million to Giancarlo Stanton over 13 years (with an opt-out after six). Via the Miami Herald: “I expect him to be a Marlin for 13 […]

CBS Sports

2 weeks ago

Marlins’ Stanton Deal in Place: $325M, 13 years, Early Opt Out

Giancarlo Stanton is about to become filthy rich, courtesy of your Miami Marlins. Via CBS Sports: Superstar outfielder Giancarlo Stanton and the Marlins now have a deal in place for a record $325 million over a record 13 years, sources connected to the team say. That landmark contract keeps the beloved Stanton in Miami at […]

Page Q Show with Baumgard and Smoot

2 weeks ago

Marlins Man

The world famous Marlins Man joined the Page Q Show on Sunday, explaining why he’s become such a magnetic presence with the ladies.

WQAM

2 weeks ago

Report: Stanton, Marlins “Closing In” on $325 Million Deal

Giancarlo Stanton and the Miami Marlins have apparently made some swift progress on an extension, according to CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman: Stanton finished second in NL MVP voting behind Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw. The 25-year-old would become tied for fourth in salary per year among all MLB players, raking in $25 million annually, via Spotrac.   […]

FOX Sports

2 weeks ago

Report: Marlins, Stanton Discussing Record-Breaking $320 Million Deal

Would Giancarlo Stanton turn down the biggest contract in professional sports history? The Miami Marlins apparently intend to find out. The two sides are discussing a deal that would be for at least 10 years and at least $300 million, according to major-league sources via Fox Sports. The question is whether Stanton will be convinced […]

YouTube

2 months ago

VIDEO: All 37 Giancarlo Stanton HRs With Distance Traveled

Giancarlo Stanton’s 2014 season was cut short by injury and he still led the National League in home runs with 37. Here are all of his homers with distance traveled.

FOX Sports

2 months ago

Marlins’ Fernandez Throws for First Time Since Tommy John Surgery

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez’s first day of a throwing program “went well,” a source familiar with the rehabilitation process told FOXSportsFlorida.com. Fernandez played catch from 30 feet on Wednesday at Marlins Park under the supervision of the club’s training staff. He made 25 throws — one “ceremonial” — for the first time since his […]

WSJ

2 months ago

How Often Is a Home Run Caught by a Fan?

Bravo, Wall Street Journal, for confirming our belief that the average fan is lacking athleticism: Only 8.5% of the homers in our study were caught on the fly. By comparison, on 30% of all homers, a fan botched a makeable catch. This gives us-the normal, non-professional-baseball-playing rest of America-a collective fielding percentage of .223. The […]

The Marc Hochman show with Zach Krantz

3 months ago

Dr. Chuck Metzger

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FOX Sports

3 months ago

Stanton Hit in Face, Leaves in Ambulance

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has been driven off the field in an ambulance after being hit in the face by a pitch at Milwaukee. He was even called for a strike on the play. Early reports indicate he might be done for the season.