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History of draft's first picks finds mixed results

...currently at 28.2 career WAR.There were two successful first picks in consecutive years between 2000-01 when the Florida Marlins chose Adrian Gonzalez and the Minnesota Twins went with Joe Mauer. The Marlins and Texas Rangers both made the mistake...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-06-06/history-drafts-first-pic
Braves reward Maybin with lineup spot during hot streak

...power and center field defense, and that status was putto the test when he was the headline prospect traded tothe Florida Marlins in Dec ember 2007 for Miguel Cab rera and Dontrelle Willis.Maybin never latched on full-time for the Marlins and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-23/braves-reward-maybin-lin
Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy to miss 4-to-6 weeks of spring training because of injury

...and 66 strikeouts in 57? innings last season over 64 appearances and made $1,675,000. ALL-STAR GAME: The Florida Marlins have been awarded the 2017 All-Star Game according to reports.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-11/brewers-jonathan-lucroy-
Braves' Melvin Upton Jr. out for rest of spring with foot injury

...announced his retirement after a 14-year major-league career that included a World Series championship with the 2003 Florida Marlins.Pierre ranks 18th in career stolen bases with 614. He was a .295 hitter who finished with 2,217 hits.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-27/braves-melvin-upton-jr-o
Braves extend contracts for general manager Frank Wren, manager Fredi Gonzalez

...voting. He has a career record with the Braves of 279-207.Gonzalez, who started his managing career with the Florida Marlins, has a long history with the Braves as a third base coach under manager Bobby Cox.The four player signings along...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-02-19/braves-extend-contracts-
Matt, Jason Childers moved up baseball ranks together

...Matt got his first taste of the major leagues Aug. 3, 2002. He pitched in relief for the Brewers against the Florida Marlins in Miami, allowing one run with three strikeouts in 21/3 innings.Matt appeared in eight games for the Brewers in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-19/matt-jason-childers-move
Jim Leyland announces 2013 will be his last as a manager

...bottom of the ninth inning. Five years later, Leyland won his only World Series title as manager when his then-Florida Marlins beat Cleveland in an 11-inning thriller in Game 7.Leyland worked under one-year contracts the past couple of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-21/jim-leyland-announces-20
Augusta GreenJackets return core of coaching staff

...Linden, a former first-round draft pick out of LSU who played five years in the major leagues between the Giants and Florida Marlins. Linden will be in his first season as a coach after playing for Triple-A Fresno the past two years.The GreenJackets...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-01-20/augusta-greenjackets-ret
Giants' Madison Bumgarner gets another chance

...coach.The two of them replace Kevin Seitzer, whose contract was not renewed.Maloof was the hitting coach for the Florida Marlins from 1999-2001. He has also worked with San Diego and Atlanta before joining the Royals in 2008 as minor league...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-10-24/giants-madison-bumgarner
Braves turn reins over to Gonzalez

...widely expected ever since he was fired in June by the Florida Marlins."This is perfect for us on so many levels," said...come a time when we were going to have to ask the Florida Marlins for permission to talk to their manager. We really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-10-13/braves-turn-reins-over-g
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