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Miami Marlins' spending spree extends to all facets of the team

Steve Cishek has no intention of ditching his traditional meal before every Marlins game: a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. But ask the tall bullpen ace what he thinks about the team's new culinary creations, or the new creature-comfort plane that will haul the Marlins around the country this season, and his eyes turn to saucers. "Are you kidding me? I'm excited," said Cishek, a lanky 6-6 closer who is already relishing the thought of flying in grand style while filling his belly on healthy, chef-prepared meals. It's all part of a new spending approach by the Marlins -- long scorned as tightwads -- that is designed to produce more wins and end a playoff famine that dates to their ...

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