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Daily Archives : February 11, 2019

The UN and Red Cross Keep Criticizing the Trump/Rubio Group’s Moves on Venezuela

President Donald Trump has effectively deputized Florida Sen. Marco Rubio to lead the administration’s regime-change efforts in Venezuela. Despite the involvement of warmongering National Security Advisor John Bolton and genocide abetter Elliott Abrams, even most mainstream Democrats are praising Rubio’s push to…

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Did the Miami Marlins win or lose on the Realmuto deal? National MLB analysts weigh in

A six-pack of Marlins notes on a Monday: ▪ Evaluators for national networks are offering general positive assessments of the J.T. Realmuto trade with Philadelphia. ESPN baseball evaluator Keith Law said, via text message, that the Marlins got “fair value”…

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Marlins CEO Derek Jeter trying to construct a winner in Miami

Derek Jeter was asked about his vision for the Marlins when he turned to look behind him at the cranes and workers in hard hats making renovations to the ballpark. “Under construction,” Jeter answered. His description applies to more than…

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Jeter: “When you compete, you’re competing to win”

Jeter: “When you compete, you’re competing to win” By February 11, 2019 03:22 PM “When you compete, you’re competing to win”, said Miami Marlins CEO Derek Jeter during a press conference at Marlins Park the day before pitchers and catchers…

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Following BuzzFeed, Gannett, and McClatchy, CBS Corp. Offers Buyouts to Hundreds

CBS Corporation is making buyout offers to hundreds of employees in cities across the nation including Miami, New Times has learned. At least 20 highly paid longtime employees of WFOR, the CBS-owned-and-operated TV station in Doral, began receiving offers last…

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Costas spoke out about the dangers of the NFL. It cost him his job — but not his integrity

The 40-year marriage between Bob Costas and NBC Sports was about as good as it gets. Costas elevated the airwaves. Erudite and eloquent, he was a thinking man for the thoughtful fan. Everything was contextual. He understood our national obsession…

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Kyler Murray makes his choice. Now the Dolphins must make theirs.

Kyler Murray has made his decision. Now the Dolphins will make theirs. Tank for Tua or the Future is Now? Murray, Oklahoma’s Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback, announced on Twitter Monday that he is picking football over baseball. Sign Up and Save…

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Billy the Marlin has a new look. Here’s how Miami Marlins fans reacted

Even Billy the Marlin became part of the Miami Marlins’ rebrand. The Marlins mascot received a hefty makeover and was shown to the public for the first time at the team’s FanFest at Marlins Park on Saturday. Sign Up and…

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Are the Dolphins playing on Thanksgiving again? This is why it’s possible this season

Miami Dolphins playing on Thanksgiving? It’s looking like a possibility this season, based on a report by Sports Business Daily. The outlet reported Monday that the Dolphins’ game against the Dallas Cowboys is a likely candidate for the afternoon CBS…

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The Gold Digger Saloon Re-creates the Wild West in Wynwood

Stepping into Mr. Wright’s Gold Digger Saloon in Wynwood, one is reminded of a now-shuttered Miami icon: Tobacco Road. Perhaps it’s the dark wood bar, or the Americana-themed knick-knacks lining the walls, but both spots shirked the usual Miami trappings…

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