It's been a rough year for the Miami Marlins, but unlike last season, expectations weren't high for Miami coming into this season. In the eighth inning of Friday's Marlins-Braves game, Giancarlo Stanton tagged up to go to second base on a fly out by Justin Ruggiano. Stanton didn't slide into second, and was tagged out on the play. Marlins color commentator Tommy...
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In a little more than one full MLB season Miami Marlins RF Mike Stanton has quickly become my favorite player to watch. He has a cannon for an arm, a freakishly athletic dual sport body that should carry him for 15+ MLB seasons, and that light tower power than all of us here in the Miami area are raving about.
Mike Stanton was on pace and very narrowly missed the NL Home Run...
So much attention has been focused on Yoenis Cespedes, the Cuban defector regarded as a five-tool player.
But the 26-year-old outfielder isn’t the only talented Cuban native who has caught the attention of a number of teams, including the Marlins, Red Sox, Yankees and Cubs.
Jorge Soler, 19, also has been working out for teams in the Dominican Republic.
A number of teams, including...