Derek Jeter’s Marlins continue to make missteps. The Miami Marlins haven’t played a single game since Derek Jeter took over as the team’s owner, but they’ve already taken plenty of losses. The former New York Yankees legend has faced a lot of backlash and criticism after taking over in Miami, and those cries only got louder Wednesday.
Posted: November 22, 2017, 8:54 pm
Jon Heyman of FanRag sports has obtained an “investment teaser” sent out by the Miami Marlins new ownership group in order to attract new investors for the team. Heyman reports that owners Bruce Sherman and Derek Jeter are seeking $250 million in new investment.
Posted: November 22, 2017, 8:44 pm
Giancarlo Stanton could be giving a press conference in a Giants uniform soon. The San Francisco Giants think they may have found a quick fix for last year’s home run problems. According to the oddsmakers, the club is currently the favorite to land slugger Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins in a trade this offseason.
Posted: November 22, 2017, 1:09 am
Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association agreed Tuesday on a new posting system that will allow two-way star Shohei Ohtani to leave Japan and sign with an MLB team for the 2018 season. Sources told ESPN the system used in recent years will remain in place this offseason. A system with some modifications will take effect next offseason. Details on the new system will be announced upon ratification by all 30 MLB owners. The agreement was first reported by the New York Post and confirmed by ESPN. MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball had already settled on a new framework to replace the old agreement, which expired earlier this month, and the union’s approval was the final obstacle remaining
Posted: November 22, 2017, 12:28 am