Found October 06, 2012 on
In this second part of offering opinion on the Marlins offseason, I will focus on the pitching. To start, I will commend Randy St. Claire for his work with this pitching staff, considering the challenges that occurred with them this season. No one could have done a better job with this staff this year. As for the pitching itself, this past season the Marlins pitching had its moments of success, but also its share of struggles. There are things to be concerned about, but the Marlins’ pitching is in position that, with the right moves this offseason, they can be a playoff caliber pitching staff. To get the pitching to that point, there are a few things to consider or do. Josh Johnson Question and Solution First, a question about Josh Johnson begs to be asked: should the Marlins trust Josh Johnson to be their ace pitcher? This would be the most important question of all when entering the offseason and determining moves to make. At this point, the answer to that question would be no. Th...

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