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2006 Florida Marlins
Major league affiliations
2006 information
Owner(s) Jeffrey Loria
Manager(s) Joe Girardi
Local television FSN Florida
(Rich Waltz, Tommy Hutton)
Local radio WQAM
(Dave Van Horne, Roxy Bernstein)
WQBA (Spanish)
(Felo Ramirez, Luis Quintana)

The 2006 Florida Marlins season was the 14th in Marlins franchise history; an American Major League Baseball team based in Miami Gardens, Florida. They finished the season in fourth place in the National League East Division. They are notable for exceeding expectations and remaining close in the Wild Card race until September, despite having the lowest payroll in the Major Leagues and using primarily rookies.



  • November 24, 2005: Hanley Ramirez was traded by the Boston Red Sox with Jesus Delgado (minors), Harvey Garcia, and Anibal Sanchez to the Florida Marlins for Josh Beckett, Mike Lowell, and Guillermo Mota.[1]
  • November 24, 2005: Carlos Delgado was traded by the Florida Marlins with cash to the New York Mets for Mike Jacobs, Yusmeiro Petit, and Grant Psomas (minors).[2]
  • December 5, 2005: Paul Lo Duca was traded by the Florida Marlins to the New York Mets for Dante Brinkley (minors) and Gaby Hernandez (minors).[3]
  • December 7, 2005: Juan Pierre was traded by the Florida Marlins to the Chicago Cubs for Sergio Mitre, Ricky Nolasco, and Renyel Pinto.[4]
  • December 8, 2005: Dan Uggla was drafted by the Florida Marlins from the Arizona Diamondbacks in the 2005 minor league draft.[5]
  • December 15, 2005: Buddy Carlyle was signed as a Free Agent with the Florida Marlins.[6]
  • January 15, 2006: Scott Seabol was signed as a Free Agent with the Florida Marlins.[7]

Regular season


Season standings

NL East W L GB Pct.
New York Mets 97 65 .599
Philadelphia Phillies 85 77 12 .525
Atlanta Braves 79 83 18 .488
Florida Marlins 78 84 19 .481
Washington Nationals 71 91 26 .438


  • May 18, 2006: Buddy Carlyle was released by the Florida Marlins.[6]
  • July 15, 2006: Scott Seabol was released by the Florida Marlins.[7]


2006 Florida Marlins
Pitchers Catchers


Outfielders Manager


Player stats


The team hit more home runs than the 2005 Marlins.


Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Player G AB R H HR RBI Avg. SB
Wes Helms 140 240 30 79 10 47 .329 0
Matt Treanor 67 157 12 36 2 14 .229 0

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Dontrelle Willis 34 223.3 12 12 3.87 160
Scott Olsen 31 180.7 12 10 4.04 166
Josh Johnson 31 157.0 12 7 3.10 133


Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Relief pitchers

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Albuquerque Isotopes Pacific Coast League Dean Treanor
AA Carolina Mudcats Southern League Luis Dorante
A Jupiter Hammerheads Florida State League Tim Cossins
A Greensboro Grasshoppers South Atlantic League Brandon Hyde
Short-Season A Jamestown Jammers New York-Penn League Bo Porter
Rookie GCL Marlins Gulf Coast League Edwin Rodríguez




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