Michael Jong

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Ken Rosenthal: Marlins should trade Stanton now

FOX Sports's Ken Rosenthal opines that the Miami Marlins have a nonexistent chance of re-signing Giancarlo Stanton to a long-term contract. If that is the case, why not trade him right now?

Marlins trade rumors: Fish not shopping veterans

According to Jim Bowden of ESPN, the Miami Marlins are not shopping any of their veteran players and are instead looking to add talent that can help them this year and next.

Steve Cishek and the attrition rate of closers

The Miami Marlins may try to keep Steve Cishek to appeal to Giancarlo Stanton. But would they be making a bad move to bank on a reliever?

Christian Yelich's path to stardom

Gabe Kapler of Fox Sports recently penned a piece on the bright future of Christian Yelich. What does he have to do to improve on his excellent career start?

Marlins considering extension for Casey McGehee

Not only are the Miami Marlins uninterested in trading third baseman Casey McGehee, but they might also be interested in signing him to a two- or three-year extension beyond this season.

MLB Trade Rumors: Mariners interested in McGehee

The Seattle Mariners have some interest in Miami Marlins third baseman Casey McGehee, even as a potential corner outfielder. Would the Marlins be smart to deal?

Trade Deadline: Steve Cishek, Marlins trade asset

The Miami Marlins could make a necessary move this trade deadline and deal Steve Cishek, who is a fantastic reliever but who could get mighty expensive in the coming years.

MLB Scores: Miami Marlins 3, Atlanta Braves 1 (10)

Tom Koehler kept the Miami Marlins alive with a stellar performance, and the Fish rallied in the 10th inning to overtake the Atlanta Braves in a 3-1 victory.

Marlins vs. Braves: Game 98 Thread and Icththy

Tom Koehler will try and get the Miami Marlins closer in the division race as they face the Atlanta Braves in the first of a three-game set.

Trade Deadline: Ian Kennedy, Marlins trade target

The Miami Marlins saw this weekend that they would definitely need help at starting pitching, and Ian Kennedy of the San Diego Padres might be the perfect candidate.

MLB Scores: Marlins 3, Giants 2

The Miami Marlins avoided the sweep at the hands of the San Francisco Giants thanks in part to a two-run homer by Casey McGehee and some timely mistakes by Tim LIncecum.

Marlins vs. Giants: Game 97 Thread and Ichthy

The Miami Marlins will send the questionable Brad Hand to try and cut off this sweep and prevent the team's seventh straight loss as they face the San Francisco Giants.

Marlins vs. Giants: Game 95 Thread and Ichthy

The Miami Marlins return from the All-Star break and face off against the San Francisco Giants in the first of a three-game series. Nathan Eovadi takes the mound to start things off.

Stanton, the Marlins, and organizational class

The Miami Marlins face a tough decision with Giancarlo Stanton. In order to maximize their chances, they should take a cue from their neighbors, the Miami Heat.

Trade Deadline: Ben Zobrist, Marlins trade target

The Miami Marlins could be buyers trying to fill out their roster heading into the trade deadline, and one target that would be interesting is Ben Zobrist of the Tampa Bay Rays.

Stanton still unlikely to stay with Miami Marlins

The Miami Marlins have a very short window of time to figure out what to do with Giancarlo Stanton. Their odds of re-signing the slugger are slim, and taking him to free agency to test those odds...

MLB All-Star Game Live Thread and Ichthyomancy

Tonight is the 2014 MLB All-Star Game! Join the Fish Stripes cast as we take in the All-Star festivities together!

All-Star Game: Marlins All-Star player profiles

How did two Miami Marlins standouts get to the 2014 MLB All-Star Game? Let's highlight the seasons of Giancarlo Stanton and Henderson Alvarez, the two Marlins representatives in tonight's contest.

Stanton eliminated in NL finals of Home Run Derby

Giancarlo Stanton led the National League in home runs in the first round of the Home Run Derby, but he was shut out and eliminated in the NL finals.

2014 MLB Home Run Derby Live Thread and Ichthy

Giancarlo Stanton is representing the Miami Marlins in the 2014 MLB Home Run Derby. Is he tonight's winner?

Giancarlo Stanton favorite to win Home Run Derby

Giancarlo Stanton has the best odds to win the 2014 Home Run Derby, according to some of the latest sportsbooks. Will he win tonight?

MLB Trade Deadline: Casey McGehee, trade asset

The Miami Marlins have mentioned that they have no interest in trading Casey McGehee in 2014. But he is exactly the sort of buy-low, sell-high asset a team like Miami should utilize.

MLB Scores: Miami Marlins 4, New York Mets 5

A Christian Yelich home run and a strong performance by Tom Koehler could not coax a win for the Fish, as Miami fell 5-4 to the New York Mets.

MLB Scores: Miami Marlins 1, New York Mets 7

Henderson Alvarez and the Miami Marlins were slammed by the New York Mets 7-1 in a game full of two-run home runs and ugly play.

Marlins vs. Mets: Game 92 Thread and Icththy

The Miami Marlins start up a three-game weekend series against the New York Mets. Henderson Alvarez and Zack Wheeler.

Steve Cishek has changed his pitching repertoire

Hidden in the success (and recent struggles) by reliever Steve Cishek is the fact that the Marlins closer has changed his approach in a fundamental way.

MLB Trade Deadline: Miami Marlins team needs

The Miami Marlins have certain team needs they could address during the trade deadline season this month. What are the Fish looking to fix on their squad, and what should they be looking to fix?

MLB Trade Deadline: Marlins buyers or sellers?

The 2014 MLB trade deadline approaches at the end of the month, and the Miami Marlins have to answer the question as to whether they are buyers or sellers soon.

MLB Scores: Marlins 3, Diamondbacks 4 (10)

The Miami Marlins and Arizona Diamondbacks played to a draw through nine innings, thanks to a decent start by Nathan Eovaldi that degraded at the end. Miami took the lead, but the D'backs walked...

Marlins vs. D'backs: Game 91 Thread and Ichthy

The Miami Marlins are going for the series win in this afternoon contest versus the Arizona Diamondbacks. Nathan Eovaldi takes the mound for the Fish's attempt.

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