1993 Florida Marlins season


1993 Florida Marlins season

MLB yearly infobox
name = Florida Marlins
season = 1993
misc =

current league = National League
y1 = 1993
division = Eastern Division
y2 = 1993
Uniform logo =
ballpark = Joe Robbie Stadium
y4 = 1993
city = Miami Gardens, Florida
y5 = 1993
owners = Wayne Huizenga
managers = Rene Lachemann
television = Sunshine Network
WBFS-TV
(Gary Carter, Jay Randolph)
radio = WQAM
(Joe Angel, Dave O'Brien)
WCMQ-FM (Spanish)
(Felo Ramirez, Manolo Alvarez)|
The 1993 Florida Marlins season was the inaugural year for the team, part of the 1993 Major League Baseball expansion. Their manager was Rene Lachemann. They played home games at Joe Robbie Stadium. They finished 33 games behind the NL Champion Philadelphia Phillies, with a record of 64-98, 6th in the National League East, ahead of only the New York Mets.

Offseason

*February 14, 1992: Edgar Renteria was signed by the Florida Marlins as an amateur free agent. [http://www.baseball-reference.com/r/renteed01.shtml]
*June 1, 1992: Charles Johnson was drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 1st round (28th pick) of the 1992 amateur draft. Player signed November 5, 1992. [ [http://www.baseball-reference.com/j/johnsch04.shtml Charles Johnson Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com ] ]
*November 17, 1992: Walt Weiss was traded by the Oakland Athletics to the Florida Marlins for a player to be named later and Eric Helfand. The Florida Marlins sent Scott Baker (November 20, 1992) to the Oakland Athletics to complete the trade. [http://www.baseball-reference.com/w/weisswa01.shtml]
*December 8, 1992: Charlie Hough was signed as a Free Agent with the Florida Marlins. [ [http://www.baseball-reference.com/h/houghch01.shtml Charlie Hough Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com ] ]

Expansion draft

As opposed to previous expansion drafts such as the 1961 draft, players from both leagues were available to the expansion clubs. Each existing club could protect fifteen players on their roster from being drafted and only one player could be drafted from each team in the first round. Then for each additional round National League teams could protect an additional 3 players and American League teams could protect 4 more. All unprotected major and minor League players were eligible except those chosen in the amateur drafts of 1991 or 1992 and players who were 18 or younger when signed in 1990.

Round 1

eason standings

Transactions

* June 24, 1993: Gary Sheffield was traded by the San Diego Padres with Rich Rodriguez to the Florida Marlins for Trevor Hoffman, Jose Martinez, and Andres Berumen.
*June 27, 1993: Henry Cotto was traded by the Seattle Mariners with Jeff Darwin to the Florida Marlins for Dave Magadan. [http://www.baseball-reference.com/c/cottohe01.shtml]

Roster

Game log


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