The Houston Astros have traded Jarred Cosart to the Miami Marlins, according to Mark Berman (MyFox26).
Jarred Cosart says he’s been traded to Miami.
— Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) July 31, 2014
Hearing Kike Hernandez to Marlins too
— Brian McTaggart (@brianmctaggart) July 31, 2014
A Marlins beat writer has the return. The Astros have said they will also received RP Frances Martes.
— clarkspencer (@clarkspencer) July 31, 2014
The third-baseman is slashing .294/.342/.735 at High Single-A Jupiter this past season.
Jake Marisnick, 23, hit just .167 at the MLB level this season. He was rated as the #65 prospect by MLB.com before the 2014 season.
At AAA this season, Marisnick has slashed .277/.326/.434 with 10 HR and 40 RBI in 342 at-bats.
The Astros have said Marisnick will report to the Major League club. Moran will report to Double-A Corpus Christi.