Marlins Way: Giancarlo Stanton With Another Mammoth Shot

Giancarlo Stanton is catching fire as of late, hitting a home run in the past two games. Each home run for Stanton has been a tape measure shot, with the homer from Monday clearing not just one fence, but two of them.

Here’s a video of the homer:

Stanton clears two fences with one swing | Marlins News

Clearing one fence wasn’t enough for Giancarlo Stanton on Monday afternoon, so he decided to hurdle two with one mighty swing in Miami’s 11-1 win over the Mets at Tradition Field.

Stanton cracks second tape-measure spring homer (with video) | Sun-Sentinel

The result wasn’t typical. Giancarlo Stanton hit a long, foul ball off Mets’ left-hander Jack Leathersich in the seventh inning Monday that just missed being a home run.

Know Your Enemy: Miami Marlins | Cubbies Crib

The Miami Marlins finished with a 62-100 record for last place in the entire National League, four games behind the Chicago Cubs. The Marlins last place finish marks their four consecutive losing season since 2010.

Miami Marlins’ Steve Cishek knows pressure of being the closer | Miami Herald

Marlins reliever Steve Cishek converted his final 29 save chances last year and got a big contract — all coming as a result of his replacing Heath Bell.

Marlins’ catchers get good marks in pitch framing | Sun-Sentinel

According to Baseball Prospectus, Miami Marlins catchers Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Jeff Mathis grade favorably when it comes to framing pitches.

Spring Training 2014: John Henry’s comments on Marlins lineup unnecessary | Fishstripes

In the first bit of Spring Training gossip of the regular season, the Miami Marlins and Boston Red Sox got into a minor spat that somehow elicited the ire of former Marlins owner John Henry, whose comments on the Marlins’ lineup were unnecessary.

Here at Marlin Maniac:

Miami Marlins Head To Port St. Lucie Today: MIA @ NYM, 1:05 PM

Yesterday, Marlins fans were treated to Giancarlo Stanton’s latest attempt to successfully launch the world’s smallest geosynchronous satellite.

Marlins Spring Training Competition: Tom Koehler Locking Down Fifth Rotation Spot?

Three weeks from today, the Colorado Rockies will be in Miami to take on the Marlins on Opening Day. We already know that Jose Fernandez will be on the mound and Giancarlo Stanton will be patrolling right field.

Greatest Moments in Marlins History: #21 Marlins 1st by Al Leiter

Welcome back to the Greatest Moments in Marlins History. 1996. The year 1996 doesn’t register on most Marlins fans radar. The Marlins won their first Silver Slugger this year, a Golden Glove, and Gary Sheffield knocked 42 home runs that season which is still a record to this day.

John Sickels Ranks Miami Marlins Top 20 Prospects

John Sickels of Minor League Ball released his top 20 prospect list for the 2014 Miami Marlins prospects on Friday. Sickels has a unique grading system, giving grades to each prospect based on minor league performance and future projection.

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