The Miami Marlins, a professional baseball team based in Florida, compete in the National League East division. The team joined Major League Baseball as an expansion franchise when it was created by Wayne Huizenga in 1991 and later owned by John Henry. Since that time, the Miami Marlins have used several names for their home including Joe Robbie Stadium (1993–2001), Dolphin Stadium (2002–2007) and Sun Life Stadium (2008-2011). In 2012, the team moved to their new stadium located in Little Havana on the site of the old Orange Bowl.
While they own a number of records for lowest attendance out of any MLB franchise, most notably for being involved with games holding 2 or fewer fans at some point during a game, they have also had a few bright moments. In 1997, they made the World Series and won when Edgar Renteria smashed a game-winning hit in Game 7 (google it). Then they did it again in 2003 where they took on the dictatorship of the New York Yankees in what would be one of the greatest baseball playoffs ever played and a great highlight in franchise history for fans.
They also have several other playoff appearances including a 2020 Wild Card berth.
Placing Your Bet on Miami Marlins
Despite the fact that Miami has had their fair share of rebuilding years recently, there’s no denying that they’re a much better team than certain other teams in MLB who’ve been around for longer. In 2016 alone they finished with a record of 79–82 and yet are still ranked as high as 14th in baseball currently for winning percentage.
With bet365 baseball betting, you can place your bet on the Miami Marlins and back a young, promising, and extremely talented franchise that will only continue to grow into one of MLB’s best over time. You’re backing a team that has a great manager in the shape of Don Mattingly who is famous for his time at the New York Yankees. He was a star player and later the coach that helped turn Derek Jeter from an ordinary shortstop into a 5-time World Series winner and he will have no problems working his magic on the young superstars in Miami.
Another reason why it’s worth investing in this team is partly thanks to their manager, but also because they’ve got one of the best stadiums around, known as LoanDepot Park. It’s always going to be loud crowds for Miami Marlins games when these guys are performing so well! Even if you’ve never seen any of these guys play before at all, you can guarantee you will get your money’s worth because they’re worth that much.
It doesn’t take long to realize this is a team that has what it takes to compete with the big boys like Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. The only thing Mattingly will have to do now is to get them out of their rut when it comes to playing against other teams from around baseball—but other than that? The sky’s the limit for this young exciting squad!
What Next for Miami Marlins in 2021?
For the upcoming season, the Marlins will be looking to fill their gaps as they contend for a playoff spot. They are short of an experienced closer and an extra outfielder or two wouldn’t hurt either. Their best chance is still to bring in more power hitters and pitchers while trying to get rid of some useless players. What’s great about this team, however, is that there aren’t any weak links.
Miami Marlins promises a great show in the MLB and we can just keep watching what this young team will turn out to be.