FIU bats cooled off by Miami Marlins on a historic night

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has a way of attracting attention. An hour before the game, FIU players stared as he stepped into the batting cage and crushed home run after home run, peppering Marlins Park with souvenirs.

FIU clashes with Marlins in new ballpark

Don’t blame T.J. Shantz for being a realist.

When asked at what point in his baseball career he expected to play on a major league field against a major league team, a grin spread across his face and he answered in one word: “Never!” Well, Shantz, you already know the old saying.