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Pre-Season Watch Lists, All-ACC Mentions for Hurricanes

Pre-Season Watch Lists, All-ACC Mentions for Hurricanes

With the beginning of Fall Camp approaching , the Miami Hurricanes football team continues to grab attention. Preseason watch lists are a lot of speculation, but recognition at least sets a tone of high expectations. Miami has had several position groups mentioned in pre-season watch lists for major awards, including multiple players on the Butkus ...
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Dolphins sign veteran cornerback Tyler Patmon

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The Miami Dolphins have signed veteran cornerback Tyler Patmon to the roster, days before the full start of training camp. This is Patmon's second stint with Miami. His first was in late 2015, when he signed onto the Dolphins practice squad on December 26. Over a week later, Patmon was promoted to the active roster ...
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JJ Bleday learned from hometown ‘legend’ before pro start

JJ Bleday learned from hometown ‘legend’ before pro start

Before starting his professional baseball career with the Single-A Advanced Jupiter Hammerheads, JJ Bleday got to learn from a member of the Miami Marlins organization whom he considers a legend. No, it wasn’t Derek Jeter, who drafted him No. 4 overall in this year’s MLB Draft. It wasn’t Don Mattingly, a fellow New York Yankees ...
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Is Bam the Heat's bridge to the future?

Is Bam the Heat’s bridge to the future?

There is a lot of buzz around Bam Adebayo. Especially now that Hassan Whiteside is no longer around. The Heat's 2017 first round pick was a metrics standout after he finally replaced Whiteside in the starting lineup last season, and the Heat -- publicly and privately -- have not been shy about their feelings for ...
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Le Batard Shows World Wide Leader is Just a Follower

Le Batard Shows World Wide Leader is Just a Follower

On Thursday ESPN radio host and outspoken personality Dan Le Batard took a stand. Le Batard said what was on his mind. And in a lot of our hearts. The Miami based Le Batard lashed into his employer ESPN and their "no politics" policy, calling it "weak and cowardly". Stop what you're doing and watch ...
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Chris Paddack reminds Marlins fans of what they gave away

Chris Paddack reminds Marlins fans of what they gave away

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Chris Paddack broke into the scene this season and instantly became the San Diego Padres' best starting pitcher. On a team that has a young, exciting, growing core, that added star infielder Manny Machado, Paddack steals the show whenever he starts. Simply put, there's a new sheriff in town. Chris Paddack is one of four ...
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Elieser Hernandez proves he is better off in the Marlins bullpen

Elieser Hernandez proves he is better off in the Marlins bullpen

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Elieser Hernandez has proven that he can be a starter and a reliever. In his second year with the Miami Marlins, Hernandez came in place of Caleb Smith during his time on the injured list and posted a 4.05 ERA and a 5.33 strikeout-to-walk ratio (32 strikeouts, six walks) in five starts. With Smith back ...
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Trevor Richards encabeza posibles piezas de cambio de los Marlins

Trevor Richards encabeza posibles piezas de cambio de los Marlins

Trevor Richards podría ser la pieza de cambio mas jugosa que van a ofrecer los Marlins mientras se acerca la fecha límite de cambios en las Grandes Ligas. El primer cuarto de temporada de los Marlins fue un desastre. No hay manera de maquillarlo. Ganar 10 de los primeros 31 encuentros te ubica dentro de ...
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Dan Dakich the latest to slander Erik Spoelstra

Dan Dakich the latest to slander Erik Spoelstra

We don't know how Jorge Sedano puts up with this. Sedano, born in Miami and raised on local radio, is now in Los Angeles, and doing some sideline and analyst work for ESPN. This gives him the great opportunity -- or misfortune -- to share a broadcast with the likes of Dan Dakich. You may ...
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Dolphins assistant head coach Jim Caldwell taking leave of absence

Dolphins assistant head coach Jim Caldwell taking leave of absence

The Miami Dolphins will be missing one of their most experienced and high profile coaches for the 2019 season, as assistant head coach/quarterbacks coach Jim Caldwell is taking a leave of absence to address health issues. A statement was released by the Dolphins on Saturday morning regarding Caldwell's status. “I will be stepping back due ...
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Marlins Ink Top Two Picks in Bleday and Misner

Marlins Ink Top Two Picks in Bleday and Misner

The Miami Marlins have agreed to terms with their top two draft picks from this year’s draft, JJ Bleday and Kamerson Misner. It was first reported by Jon Heyman (via@JonHeyman) on Wednesday, that Bleday and the Marlins have come to an agreement and a deal was in place. Earlier today, Bleday passed his physical and ...
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With plenty of injured Marlins rehabbing, who should stay and who should go?

With plenty of injured Marlins rehabbing, who should stay and who should go?

Martin Prado began his rehab assignment in Jupiter on Wednesday and went 1-3 while playing first base without issue. It's likely that Prado will return soon and assume his place in the Marlins active roster as a reserve corner infield with veteran presence. He's batting .239 in 155 at-bats but is entering the final year ...
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What Should Marlins do With Surplus of Starting Pitchers in MLB?

What Should Marlins do With Surplus of Starting Pitchers in MLB?

The Miami Marlins have one of the strongest starting rotations in baseball. They currently own the 7th best rotation ERA in the league, not just National League, but in all of Major League Baseball. With a 3.92 rotation ERA, they place behind the Rays, Dodgers, Nationals, Reds, Twins, and Astros.  With the current rotation doing ...
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The Isan Diaz dilemma: when should he get the call-up?

The Isan Diaz dilemma: when should he get the call-up?

Isan Diaz is one of the four players that came to the Miami Marlins in the Christian Yelich trade. The trade that most of the MLB annalysts call a win for the Brewers, even though we haven't seen all the parts included to play in the majors. Jordan Yamamoto was a great surprise for the ...
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¿Dónde jugará Dani Alves esta temporada?

¿Dónde jugará Dani Alves esta temporada?

Dani Alves fue el mejor jugador de la Copa América Brasil 2019 a sus 36 años de edad, para volver a darle un título a Brasil luego de 12 años sin ganar una copa importante. En 2013 Brasil le ganó a España en un duelo de titantes en la Copa Confederaciones, un torneo que cada ...
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