According to a published report in Sunday's Miami Herald, several Miami Marlins players have accused the teams hitting coach, Tino Martinez of abusive behavior.
And at least one of those players, recently demoted 2nd baseman Derek Dietrich says Martinez grabbed him by the neck.
For his part, Martinez appears ready to resign from his job, however team owner Jeff Loria, will not accept the resignation.
According to the report, the Dietrich incident is the most violent, other players have supposedly been verbally attacked with the intent to intimidate.
Read the entire Herald report, and it's pretty detailed, RIGHT HERE
We certainly don't believe the Marlins condone intimidation or abuse but something here is quite amiss. The report goes on to mention the MLBPA and others have been notified about pretty much everything, yet nothing has happened.
As a general rule, baseball is not known for its screaming, intimidati...