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August 1, 2014

Transaction Analysis

Astros, Marlins, Swap Sell-Low Guys

by Zachary Levine, Jeff Moore, J.P. Breen and Jason Parks



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Acquired 3B-L Colin Moran, OF-R Jake Marisnick, RHP Francis Martes, and a 2015 compensation pick from Miami Marlins in exchange for RHP Jarred Cosart, UT-R Enrique Hernandez, and OF-R Austin Wates. [7/31]

It’s understandable why the Marlins made Marisnick available with Christian Yelich, Marcell Ozuna and Giancarlo Stanton giving them a pretty good and cost-controlled outfield of guys who can still help them in 2014. He hasn’t shown yet that he is major league ready. The .178/.226/.223 tell most of the story, but the nine walks and 46 strikeouts in 169 plate appearances probably tell it better.

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