Josh Beckett

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2012

    Hanley Ramirez Traded to the Dodgers As Marlins Firesale Rages On

    On The Franchise, Showtime's series following the Marlins this season, GM Michael Hill recently had this to say about the team's core, lead by Hanley Ramirez: "The veterans have crapped all over themselves."That smack-down may not have been the best strategy for pumping up Ramirez's trade value, but ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Former Marlins Excel in Fall Classic

    Jeffrey Loria would have more World Series trophies if he wasn't a cheapskate.​Watching Cody Ross rip through Major League Baseball's postseason got us wondering about former Florida Marlins who have tasted sweet success during the Fall Classic since the team won the World Series in 2003.Watching ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2010

    Andre Dawson Pissed He Isn't Wearing a Cubs Hat on Hall Plaque, We're Pissed He's Not Pissed It's Not a Marlins Cap

    Come on, we could totally see this image in bronze!​So recently inducted Hall of Famer and Miami product Andre Dawson is complaining that the Hall of Fame has him wearing the cap of the now-defunct Montreal Expos in his plaque, when he made it clear he wanted to be honored for all baseball-t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Top Ten of the Decade: Miami Sports Moments

    Riptide 2.0's regular sports commentator and FinsNation blogger Chris Joseph looks back at the top ten Miami sports moments of the decade. Low points like the Miami Dolphins crappy performance and the after-thought known as the Florida Panthers didn't make the cut. Sorry. ​10. Canes BaseballCoach ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    Marlins Day 1 Draft Results

    Most high school graduates are frantically searching for summer jobs or shopping for dorm room essentials. Chad James, Bryan Berglund, and Marquise Cooper won't have to worry about selling popcorn at movie theaters or cutting grass for neighbors because they have the option to play professional base ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 10, 2008

    Every Rose Has It's Thorn

    Marlins spend on marketing rather than getting good players.

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2007

    Marlins Win World Series!

    OK so now I'm pissed. On the same day, the Marlins -- oop, I mean Red Sox -- win the World Series and the New York Times reports that former Marlins manager of the year Joe Girardi is the leading candidate to take over the Yankees. Oh yeah and did I mention that Miami's own Mike Lowell was the Wor ... More >>

  • News

    June 2, 2005

    Extra Innings

    The game of baseball isn't played against the clock, which is a good thing because Jack McKeon has lots of stories to tell

  • News

    April 21, 2005

    Social Promotion

    Empire Events parties attract the high rollers and boldface names who are the life force of clubland

  • Calendar

    March 31, 2005

    Fields of Green

    The Marlins swing their moneymakers

  • News

    June 24, 2004

    Toxic Jock Syndrome

    Hank Goldberg offers Miami sports fans more than tired talk-radio shtick; the journalist backs up his on-air diatribes with hard facts and common sense

  • Calendar

    March 18, 2004

    Spring Escape

    Grapefruit League offers respite

  • News

    November 6, 2003

    Neighborhood Bully

    Think financing a Marlins ballpark is tricky? Just try finding a place to put it

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Power to the Pudge!

    Get ready for another Marlins dismantling, but this time be prepared

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Picked Off

    A cautionary tale for ticket scalpers at Pro Player Stadium

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2003

    Play Ball!

    The home team steps up to the plate