Originally written on The Baseball Page  |  Last updated 11/14/14
When baseball season opened in Miami on April 4th, fans were promised many things. They had a new stadium tax payers foot the bill for, adopted a new name, the Miami Marlins, new brightly colored uniforms, suddenly found millions of dollars to pursue and sign "A" list players. They even convinced many fans they wanted to win baseball games. They hired one of baseball's most controversial loose cannons in the speech department, the Chicago White Sox Ozzie Guillen. Miami Marlins Jeffrey Loria and team President David Samson made the biggest promise's of all, "They promised success"...and "BIKINI BABES" - At baseball's half-way season they delivered on the "Bikini Babes" but have fallen far short of "success." As of today they sit in 4th place of the National League 5 team East Division with a won/lost record of 45-53 (.459) The Philadelphia Phillies are in last place. This past week the "Miami" Marlins began to im...
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