Nov 18, 2014, 7:38 PM EST
There is a clear need for a front-line starter in Arizona, and new chief baseball officer Tony La Russa is exploring all of his options.
Aug 8, 2014, 6:23 AM EST
If you had money on “Shane Greene and Chris Capuano would go back-to-back shutting down the Detroit Tigers in August, keeping the Yankees in the playoff picture,” the casino management would like to have a word with you.
Aug 7, 2014, 11:28 PM EST
Scary moment tonight in Pittsburgh, as Marlins left-hander Dan Jennings was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of Pirates shortstop Jordy Mercer in the bottom of the seventh inning.
Jun 29, 2014, 11:45 AM EST
Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich has been activated from the disabled list after missing exactly 15 days because of a back strain.
Jun 22, 2014, 10:35 PM EST
The Marlins aren’t going to stand pat in a weak NL East. They plan to improve the roster by the end of July, according to VP/GM Dan Jennings.
Apr 13, 2014, 10:25 AM EST
Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins drove a 10th-inning Dan Jennings pitch over the left field wall at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday night to give his club a 5-4 walkoff win over the visiting Marlins. As Rollins trotted out of the batter’s box to begin his celebratory stroll around the bases he appeared to shout something at his own dugout. Turns out …
Nov 3, 2013, 1:39 PM EST
Marlins GM Dan Jennings appeared Sunday on SiriusXM’s Front Office with Jim Bowden: Marlins GM Dan Jennings tod us: “Mr. Stanton is NOT Available. He will be in RF at Marlins Park on Opening Day. We are building around him” — JIM BOWDEN (@JimBowdenESPNxm) November 3, 2013 Stanton is arbitration-eligible for the first time this…
Oct 24, 2013, 7:45 PM EST
After unloading a bunch of talent and alienating their fanbase, the Marlins finished with the second-worst record in baseball this season at 62-100. We’ve seen a front office shakeup since the end of the year, with Michael Hill replacing Larry Beinfest as president of baseball operations and Dan Jennings taking over as general manager, but…
Sep 29, 2013, 1:41 PM EST
From Joe Frisaro, the Marlins beat writer for MLB.com: The Marlins on Sunday announced a new structure for their front office, naming Michael Hill president of baseball operations and Dan Jennings general manager. Jennings has been with the club for 12 seasons, as the organization’s vice president of player development and assistant GM. “I have…
Sep 27, 2013, 4:20 PM EST
Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has fired former general manager and current president of baseball operations Larry Beinfest, who’d been with the team since 2002. Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reported last week that Loria had essentially pushed Beinfest aside in order to make most of the baseball decisions himself, quoting a source who said…
Dec 30, 2012, 12:34 PM EST
The Marlins’ higher-ups have stated over and over again that they have no intention of trading young slugger Giancarlo Stanton. But they’ve been taking phone calls on the matter and will continue to do so. Assistant general manager Dan Jennings told Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM on Sunday morning that the Marlins “will listen to…
Sep 20, 2012, 4:16 PM EST
Larry Beinfest was hired as the Marlins’ general manager when Jeffrey Loria took over as owner in 2002 and was later promoted to president of baseball operations, but after an offseason spending spree followed by a disappointing season he’s reportedly on the way out. Bob Nightengale of USA Today spoke to “two high-ranking executives” who…
Nov 28, 2011, 8:09 AM EST
Shakeup time: the Astros have announced that president of baseball operations Tal Smith and general manager Ed Wade have been fired. the moves come a week after Jim Crane took control of the team. It was not terribly surprising. The team said assistant general manager David Gottfried will serve as interim general manager but is not…
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