Marlins Notes: Park Dimensions, Outfield, Catcher, Villar, Aguilar
9 days ago - By MLB Trade Rumors
Changes are coming to Marlins Park, as the team announced Wednesday that the fences will be moved in and new synthetic grass will be installed prior to Opening Day 2020. “In going through the process of evaluating the playing surface at Marlins Park in 2019, we set out to find a solution to combat the challenges we have experienced with growing natural grass in Marlins Park,” CEO Derek Jeter said in announcing a partnership with Shaw Sports Turf.
As far as the park dimensions, the center-field and right-center field walls will each be moved in by 12 feet, making the distance to...
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Miami decides to switch to artificial turf for Marlins Park in 2020
10 days ago - By Fox Sports
The Miami Marlins will become the 5th MLB team to install artificial turf-it's the same turf used by the Arizona Diamondbacks and Texas Rangers
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Marlins to move fences in at Marlins Park
10 days ago - By HardballTalk
The Marlins Park center field fence will be moved in seven feet and the right-center field fence will be moved in five feet, making it less of a pitcher-friendly park.
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