The newly-minted Miami Marlins made waves <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/12/miami-marlins-sign-jose-reyes-albert-pujols-possibly-next">this time last year</a>, using money that had barely reached their hands to <a href="http://smokingsection.uproxx.com/TSS/2011/11/is-south-florida-in-for-another-big-three">splurge on baseball's free agent market</a> to the tune of nearly $200 million.