MIAMI (AP) The Miami Marlins have selected the sons of two of their former players on the third and final day of the draft. High school outfielder Griffin Conine of Weston, Florida, the son of Marlins special assistant Jeff Conine, was drafted in the 31st round Wednesday. The elder Conine played for the Marlins' World Series championship teams in 1997 and 2003 and ranks second in...
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Jeff Conine’s stint as Marlins manager must have been shortest in MLB history according to this report
Mike Redmond became the first managerial casualty of the 2015 season over the weekend. The Miami Marlins fired their manager with the team off to a disappointing 16-22 start this season. What followed was a handy lesson in the value in being right versus the value in being first. When the dust cleared from Redmond, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reported that former Marlin and...
View image | gettyimages.com According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale and MLB.com Miami Marlins' reporter Joe Frisaro, longtime Marlin and former Phillie Jeff Conine is amongst the list of candidates being considered to become the successor to manager Mike Redmond, who was fired by Miami today after two-plus seasons. Jeff...
2002: Former Royal Jeff Conine tied the game with a two-run home run, part of a three-run fifth inning that lifted the Orioles to a 3-2 win over the Royals at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore. The Royals did not waste time grabbing a lead, as Michael Tucker homered with one out in the first inning off starter Calvin Maduro. Kansas City added an unearned run in the sixth...
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