July 25, 2021

Marlins Fans Searching For A Reason To Return To The Stands (Fish Stripes)


There hasn’t been much to get excited about in South Beach when it comes to major league sports over the past few years. Aside from a cup of coffee in the first round two seasons ago, the Heat haven’t been relevant in the NBA playoffs since 2015 (though they appear to be on track for a playoff seed this season). The Dolphins are just horrific, with two Wild Card appearances to their name since 2001. For eight years Giancarlo Stanton gave baseball fans in Miami something to cheer about. Since 2003 when the Marlins captured their second World Series championship, the team faithful has had very little reason to be excited. After leaving town two seasons ago for the evil empire that is the New York Yankees and entering yet another rebuild, the Marlins and their ever dwindling fan base have been looking for a face (or faces) to attach their name to.

Much has been said on Fishstripes.com about how the team can reload or at least make themselves relevant in the National League East. The issue at hand is that the team has one of the best prospect rosters in MLB, but patience is running out for the future and fans want to see at least a competitive lineup on the field now, not…

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