Minor League Baseball

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2013

    Miami Marlins Hitting Coach Tino Martinez Resigns Over Abuse Allegations

    Tino Martinez got a little too personal with his players, and now he is out of a job. The Miami Marlins hitting coach quit the team yesterday following a Miami Herald report that he verbally abused players in a ball club that ranks last in the majors in runs, home runs, batting, and slugging. The Ma ... More >>

  • News

    July 4, 2013

    Minor League Baseball: A Journey

    Cheap beer, affordable tickets, swanky surroundings — what's not to like about minor and independent league baseball parks?

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2012

    Miami Marlins Hire Former Player Mike Redmond as Manager

    The Miami Marlins have hired a new manager to replace the ousted Ozzie Guillen, and he's no stranger to the club. Mike Redmond made his major league debut as a catcher for the Marlins back in 1998 and played with the team through 2004. He'll now return as the team's new manager according to reports.

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Yawn: Marlins Hire Edwin Rodriguez as Permanent Manager

    Anyone care about the Marlins anymore? Did someone just raise their hand? Oh, the guy in the corner wearing an Ocean Conservancy Group t-shirt. Sorry, we mean the Florida Marlins baseball team, not the actual fish. Anyway, the Marlins have hired Edwin Rodriguez to lead the team for at least ano ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Miami Book Fair: Sportswriter S.L. Price

    Simon Bruty for HarperCollins​Former Miami Herald scribe and current Sports Illustrated senior writer S.L. Price makes his living where sports and culture intersect. His 2000 book Pitching Around Fidel was an exploration of the crumbling Cuban sports machine, and the importance of play to a people ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 19, 2009
  • Blogs

    August 2, 2007

    Rudy Crew as Michael Jordan? We Think Not

    In explaining his reason for giving Rudolph "Rudy" Crew a $41,000 bonus, Miami-Dade School Board Member Robert Ingram compared Superintendent Rudolph Crew to Michael Jordan, arguably the greatest professional basketball player in modern history. I beg to differ. Producing 26 F schools doesn't come c ... More >>

  • Diversions

    May 17, 2001
  • Music

    August 3, 1994

    Dispensing Salvation

    Christopher Alvy steps up to the rock and roll plate