Found February 23, 2012 on NESN.com:
Fans wondering how the historically frugal Miami Marlins could afford their offseason spending spree of Jose Reyes, Mark Buerhle and Heath Bell might have their answer now. The Marlins may be big spenders on free agents, but they're stingy when it comes to paying their own homegrown talent. The team refuses to pay its own players with under three years of MLB experience more than the league minimum, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, a practice that might prompt the players' union to file a grievance against the team. Due to the structure of baseball's salary scale, players with zero...
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