Marlins third base coach Joe Espada will manage in the Puerto Rico winter league this year.
The Miami Marlins signed Jose Reyes, Heath Bell and Mark Buehrle to large contracts, only to finish the season in last place. Reyes and Bell both saw significant declines from previous seasons, while Buehrle was consistent but failed to impress.
Miami Marlins says that everyone involved in the organization had a part in the team's last-place finish in the NL East.
The Miami Marlins started 2012 with a new manager, new stadium, new players, and a new look. But in the end, they occupied their same old spot at the bottom of the NL East. What went right for the Fish in 2012, and what went wrong?
The 2012 season has come to a close, and the Marlins lost their final game of the season 4-2 to the Mets.
Jacob Turner will start for the Miami Marlins as they take on R.A. Dickey and the New York Mets Tuesday night. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 p.m. ET.
Both teams long eliminated from National League playoff contention, the Miami Marlins and New York Mets meet up in the final games of the regular season.
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