John Maine

John Maine

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Fredericksburg, Virginia
College: Charlotte
Draft: 2002 6th round by the
  • Miami Herald

    Meat Loaf, who died at age 74, once thanked Marlins’ Don Mattingly in liner notes

    Toward the end of the lyric booklet of his “Bat Out of Hell II: Back into Hell” album that featured the Grammy-award winning single, ““I’d Do Anything for Love (But I Won’t Do That),” rock star Meat Loaf gave special thanks to a slew of people.

  • Fish Stripes

    Marlins hitting prospects who deserve a closer look

    Regular Fish Stripes readers will notice that I often cite weighted runs created plus (wRC+), a FanGraphs statistic, to condense a player’s batting production into a single number. A 100 wRC+ represents the average for that player’s league while anything above that is better than average and anything below that is worse than average. I believe the process behind calculating it is sound and still plan to use it frequently moving forward.

  • Fish Stripes

    2021 Marlins Season Review: José Devers

    No 2021 Miami Marlin so plainly illustrated the demands of Major League Baseball like José Devers. With just 41 plate appearances by the rookie, he sketched out the difficulty of hitting at the highest level. Now, prior to 2021 you might’ve known José as a prospect.