Pitcher A.J. Burnett agreed to a one-year, $16 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, according to ESPN.
Ozzie Guillen was hired as manager of the Florida Marlins, two days after being released from his contract with the Chicago White Sox.
Jack McKeon, who led the Florida Marlins to a World Series title in 2003 at the age of 72, will retire from baseball after the team’s last game of the season on Sept. 28.
Ozzie Guillen was released from his contract as manager of the Chicago White Sox and his next job may be with the Florida Marlins.
Florida Marlins manager Edwin Rodriguez resigned today after the team lost a ninth straight Major League Baseball game yesterday.
Jack McKeon became the second-oldest manager in Major League Baseball history, returning at age 80 to the Florida Marlins as they try to end a 10-game losing streak.
The Florida Marlins fired manager Fredi Gonzalez and two coaches after the team posted a losing record through 70 games this season.
Pitcher Javier Vazquez has agreed to a one-year contract with the Florida Marlins after going 10-10 with a 5.32 earned run average for the New York Yankees last season, MLB.com reports .
Russell McBride has been a Miami Marlins fan since the Major League Baseball team’s first season in 1993.
San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey probably will be lost for the rest of the Major League Baseball season after breaking his leg in a home-plate collision last night against the Florida Marlins.