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Fish Bites: Entering the Saltalamacchia era

As the Marlins enter the Jarrod Saltalamacchia era, check out the bevy of different links that could be related to Miami's next move.

Rob Carr

Marlins Making Roster Changes In Offseason << CBS Miami

Folks at CBS Miami did a nice, brief recap of the Marlins offseason before the big signing of Jarrod Saltalamacchia

Chris Coghlan, former Rookie of the Year, released by Miami Marlins - ESPN

Four years after being awarded the NL Rookie of the Year, the Marlins non-tendered the contract of Chris Coghlan despite a relatively solid 2013 season.

Miami Marlins extend offer to free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia - Sun Sentinel

While this is old news after the confirmed signing of Saltalamacchia, you can still enjoy this post if you're nostalgic about pre-signing reports.

Marlins Way: Miami Non-Tenders Coghlan, Webb - Marlin Maniac - A Miami Marlins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

While Chris Coghlan was the "major" Marlins player to have been non-tendered by the team, talented reliever Ryan Webb was the other name to have been released. Last season, Webb had an average season with a decent 3.61 FIP.

Milwaukee Brewers Interested In Logan Morrison - Marlin Maniac - A Miami Marlins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

The Logan Morrison sweepstakes continues as the Brewers are reportedly interested in the infamous 1st baseman. Milwaukee has had issues at 1st base after both Corey Hart and Mat Gamel suffered season ending injuries during spring training of last year.

Around the League

Jacoby Ellsbury signs with Yankees for a long, long time - Baseball Nation

The 30 year old Jacob Ellsbury signed a long-term seven year deal with the Yankees to be their new center fielder. Baseball Nation's Rob Neyer takes a look at the deal from both sides of how Jacoby will be able to help New York in the short and long term.

Harry Caray once ate ribs with Elvis Presley at 5 a.m | For The Win

While I could give you a little overview of what this article is about but you probably immediately clicked on the link out of sheer anticipation.

Astros, Rockies Bet on Different Kinds of Potential | FanGraphs Baseball

FanGraphs' Jeff Sullivan takes a look at trade that sent Dexter Fowler to Houston in exchange for Jordan Lyles and Brandon Barnes.

Heath Bell becomes the latest quintessential Tampa Bay Ray - Baseball Nation

In the past few seasons, the Tampa Bay Rays have developed a reputation of picking up players who are down in the cellar in hopes of making them into worthwhile players. Rob Neyer takes a look at how Tampa Bay has done in terms of picking up those types of players while previewing the potential Heath Bell will have with the Rays.

The role of fall leagues - Hardball Times

While the majority of the baseball world focuses on the likes of Robinson Cano, Jacob Ellsbury and Jarrod Saltalamacchia, the organizations themselves work to fill out their full 25/40 man rosters. Hard Ball Times' Jeff Moore looks at the impact that the Arizona Fall League has on the team's ability to fill out the rosters.

At Fish Stripes

Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing: Marlins make reasonable three-year deal - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins have signed free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a reasonable three-year, $21 million contract that will cover the team's present situation at catcher as well as parts of its future.

Jarrod Saltalamacchia signing: Marlins cover present, future with free agent signing

The Miami Marlins not only got a reasonable contract for free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia, but they also covered both their immediate present and future of the franchise with the move.

Marlins news; Miami signs Jarrod Saltalamacchia to three-year, $21 million dollar contract - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins are reportedly close to signing free agent Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract according to multiple sources.

Marlins news: Miami non-tender Chris Coghlan, Ryan Webb - Fish Stripes

The Miami Marlins have not tendered contracts to outfielder Chris Coghlan and reliever Ryan Webb.