Found January 17, 2012 on Miami Herald:
PLAYERS: Edward Mujica
TEAMS: Miami Marlins
The Miami Marlins have avoided arbitration with former closer Juan Carlos Oviedo as well as reliever Edward Mujica, signing the right-handers to a one-year deals.

How Do You Feel About the Marlins’ Logan Morrison Now?

Logan Morrison really hasn’t had the smoothest of times as he begins his MLB career. He’s had some minor incidents, and now there is this…. Thanks to TerezOwens (depending on how you look at it) for this photo of LoMo enjoying a nice bath, and some wine with a friend. I have to be honest; I know this is a joke. So let me just go on record as saying it would be beneficial if...

Reliever Oviedo reaches deal with Marlins

MIAMI (AP) -- Reliever Juan Carlos Oviedo, who played under an assumed name until late last season, has avoided arbitration by agreeing to a 6 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, a raise of 2.35 million. Reliever Edward Mujica also avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year deal Tuesday. Oviedo, formerly known as Leo Nunez, apologized in December for using a fake...

Risky free-agent deals could pay off for Marlins

The biggest bill for the Miami Marlins' recent spending spree won't come due until 2015, thanks to a payment plan that those in baseball describe as unusual, creative and risky. If the approach works, it could help transform the franchise into a financial success story and perennial contender. And if the plan fails, the Marlins could wind up in the same rut as before their...

The Miami Marlins and Reality TV, A Match Made in Heaven

Some consider reality TV to be the lowest form of entertainment on earth (after the "comedy" Whitney, that is).  Some of us absolutely eat that stuff up.  Whatever camp you fall into, I think we can all agree that watching a reality TV series featuring the Miami Marlins is an absolute must-see.  Lucky for all of us, such a series appears to be on its way.  From Variety...

Marlins, P Juan Carlos Oviedo reach one-year deal

Reliever Juan Carlos Oviedo, formerly Leo Nunez, avoided arbitration with the Miami Marlins by agreeing to a $6 million, one-year contract. However, his visa status remains uncertain because he played under the assumed name of Leo Nunez until late last season. The righthander earned a raise of $2.35 million. He apologized last month for using a fake name and age, saying he falsified...

Splish Splash, Logan Morrison and Teammate Take a Bath

It's not quite clear why Miami Marlins outfielders Logan Morrison and Bryan Peterson took a cozy bubble bath together, complete with red wine and artfully suds-upped body parts, but this photo tweeted by SB Nation reporter Amy K. Nelson is all too real.  Looks like they're a bit snug in there...For everyone's sake, let's hope neither man's flatulence turned...

A Whole New Ballgame

On Wednesday, it was reported by Variety that the Miami Marlins are the team Showtime plans to build the second season of “The Franchise” around.   The Showtime reality show debuted in 2011 when it followed the depending champion San Fransisco Giants.   The show offers viewers a look behind the scenes as cameras are given access normally not seen in Major League Baseball...

Marlins sign Oviedo, a.k.a. Leo Nunez

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Marlins Sign Oviedo - AKA Nunuez - for $6M

The Miami Marlins' winter spending spree has gone from surprising to bizarre. The Miami Herald reported Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms with Juan Carlos Oviedo, avoiding salary arbitration in a deal that will pay him $6 million in 2012.   But there's a catch. Oviedo had been playing under the assumed name of Leo Nunez, leaving the team in late September to turn...

Oviedo, aka Nunez, agrees to deal with Marlins

Reliever Juan Carlos Oviedo, who played under an assumed name until late last season, has avoided arbitration by agreeing to a $6 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, a raise of $2.35 million.

Jose Reyes To Kick Off ESPN Sunday Night Baseball, Mets Not Invited

ESPN Sunday Night Baseball will kick off the 2012 season with their Opening Night telecast featuring the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals versus Jose Reyes and the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, April 4, at 7 p.m. This season will also mark the debut of analyst Terry Francona, who ironically replaces Bobby Valentine and joins play-by-play commentator Dan Shulman and analyst...
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