MIAMI -- Changing the culture and creating clubhouse stability were a couple of priorities for the Marlins heading into 2016. To address those areas, Don Mattingly was brought in as manager, and he surrounded himself with a blue chip staff.
Mattingly ran a smooth Spring Training, and he now prepares for his first season in Miami. The club has a talented core and some promising pitchers. But do they have enough to become a serious contender?
MLB.com discussed the upcoming season with Marlins radio play-by-play voice Glenn Geffner, who provided his insights into what fans should expect this year.
Joe Frisaro is a reporter for MLB.com. He writes a blog, called The Fish Pond. Follow him on Twitter @JoeFrisaro and listen to his podcast. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.