Marlins and Don Mattingly agree to contract extension


MIAMI, Fla. (WEHT) Don Mattingly has agreed to a contract extension with the Marlins. Terms of the new deal have not been released.

The Evansville native’s current contract expires at the end of the season and there had been some speculation the team would not bring Mattingly back for another season.

Mattingly is the Marlins’ longest tenured manager with a 272-364 record.

The team is expected to make the extension official on Friday.

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(This story was originally published on September 19, 2019)

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