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Giancarlo Stanton discusses trade to Yankees

After a prolonged saga in which the Giants and the Cardinals were the primary trade suitors for Giancarlo Stanton, the reigning NL MVP spurned both clubs in order to approve a trade to the Yankees that seemingly came together in a matter of days. The Yankees introduced Stanton at a press conference at the Winter Meetings in Orlando, Fla. on Monday, and the slugger spoke about his...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
December 11, 2017  |  Discuss

AP source: White Sox, Jennings agree to $1.4 million deal

CHICAGO (AP) A person familiar with the situation says the Chicago White Sox and reliever Dan Jennings have avoided arbitration by agreeing to a $1.4 million, one-year contract. The person spoke Thursday on condition of anonymity because the deal had not been announced. FanRag sports first reported the deal. Jennings made a career-high 64 appearances last year in his second season...
Via Associated Press
January 12, 2017  |  Discuss

Nationals hire ex-Marlins manager, GM Jennings to help Rizzo

WASHINGTON (AP) The Nationals have hired former Marlins manager and general manager Dan Jennings as a special assistant to GM Mike Rizzo. The Nationals announced the move Friday. Jennings will work on Washington's scouting operations. He was fired in October by the Marlins, a team he had worked for since 2002. Jennings had been Miami's general manager, then took over as skipper...
Via Associated Press
January 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Marlins fire Jennings as general manager after saying he would return

MIAMI -- Dan Jennings has been fired by the Miami Marlins, ending a 13-year association with the team that included an awkward move in May from general manager to manager.The Marlins confirmed the firing Thursday hours after they hired Don Mattingly as manager.Team officials said after the season that Jennings would resume his old job, and he was under contract through 2018. But...
Via Associated Press
October 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Ruben Amaro Jr. looking to become MLB manager

Former Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is apparently looking take his talents from the front office to the dugout.Amaro Jr., who was the Phillies general manager from 2008 until last month, is reportedly working with super-agent Bob Lamonte to make the transition.Such a transition, while uncommon, is not without precedent. Miami Marlins general manager Dan Jennings...
Via Yardbarker
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Buck Showalter takes shot at Marlins over management

By Steve DelVecchio The Miami Marlins have gone 2-6 since general manager Dan Jennings took over as the team’s field manager, and already there have been some questions about decisions he has made. The Marlins beat the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday to snap an eight-game losing streak and had a pool party to celebrate. Miami ended up taking two of three from the O’s, but Buck Showalter...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeff Loria, Dan Jennings and the Marlins manager mayhem

By Matt Whitener Remember in “The Devil’s Advocate” when Keanu Reeves went up to Al Pacino’s office at the end and Pacino revealed that he not only was his father, but also the devil (which made the subsequent request to dance the bottomless tango with his newly-revealed sister somewhat more acceptable)? That truly has to be what it is like to be an employee of the Miami Marlins...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Dan Jennings takes line drive to the head (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Miami Marlins relief pitcher Dan Jennings was hit in the head by a line drive off the bat of Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jordy Mercer on Thursday night. Jennings nearly got his glove up to block the ball but instead was drilled directly in the side of the head. The […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dan Jennings hit in head by liner, carted off field

Miami reliever Dan Jennings was involved in a scary moment during Thursday’s Pirates-Marlins matchup. In the seventh inning of the game, Jennings was hit in the left side of his head by a Jordy Mercer line drive. He immediately fell down to the ground, and then got up and staggered around on the mound, looking completely dazed. Catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia ran to his aid, as the...
Via The Sports Daily
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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