Hoskins’ big error leads to Phillies’ 6-5 loss to Marlins
Phillies first baseman Rhys Hoskins’ two-base error allowed Miami to tie the game in the ninth and Brian Anderson’s followed with an RBI single that sent the Marlins past Philadelphia 6-5 on Thursday night and snapped their nine-game losing streak.
Play hardball for fair stadium payback from Marlins sale
Play hardball for fair stadium payback from Marlins saleWritten by Michael Lewis on February 9, 2021AdvertisementSally Heyman had suffered before through a Marlins Stadium vote without the facts she needed. Since the team was then valued at $250 million, the profit to split seems to be almost $1 billion. A vote last week was to OK a $3.64 million county settlement after the stadium had added almost $1 billion to the team’s sale price. I’m saying it’s time we got the information.”In fact, it’s 12 years past time commissioners got key stadium numbers. At the very least, shed light on the numbers and then play hardball to get a real payback for past stadium largesse.miamitodaynews.com
MLB fines Marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart for gambling
The Major League Baseball season begins tomorrow night, but the sport already had its first scandal. Marlins Pitcher Jarred Cosart has been fined by the MLB for gambling. He's been fined an undisclosed amount for violating a Major League rule against betting. Vinita Nair tells us more.cbsnews.com