|Oct. 24 2:28 PM PT3:28 PM MT4:28 PM CT5:28 PM ET17:28 ET21:28 GMT5:28 CST2:28 PM MST4:28 PM EST4:58 PM VEN1:28 UAE (+1)4:28 PM CT-First baseman Chris Marrero has been sent outright to Triple-A Syracuse by the Washington Nationals. Thursday's move takes former first-round draft pick Marrero off Washington's 40-man roster. He becomes a minor-league free agent after the World Series ends.
Analysis: Marrero was the 15th overall choice in the 2006 amateur draft. He made his major league debut with the Nationals in 2011, hitting .248 with zero homers and 10 RBIs in 109 at-bats over 31 games that season. He was back in Washington for eight games this season, hitting .125 in 16 at-bats.
|June 9 8:30 PM PT9:30 PM MT10:30 PM CT11:30 PM ET23:30 ET3:30 GMT11:30 CST8:30 PM MST10:30 PM EST11:00 PM VEN7:30 UAE (+1)10:30 PM CT-The Washington Nationals will keep Marrero on their major league roster after recalling him from Triple-A Syracuse for the day-night doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins.
Analysis: Marrero was batting .306 with 10 home runs and 44 RBIs with Syracuse. He was 0 for 1 as a pinch hitter in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader. Marrero last played with the Nationals in 2011, appearing in 31 games and hitting .248 with 10 RBIs.
|June 9 9:01 AM PT10:01 AM MT11:01 AM CT12:01 PM ET12:01 ET16:01 GMT0:01 CST9:01 AM MST11:01 AM EST11:31 AM VEN20:01 UAE11:01 AM CT-The Washington Nationals have recalled first baseman-outfielder Chris Marrero from Triple-A Syracuse as their extra player for their day-night doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins.
Analysis: Marrero was batting .306 with 10 home runs and 44 RBIs with Syracuse. He played in 31 games with the Nationals in 2011, hitting .248 with 10 RBIs. Marrero was Washington's first-round selection at No. 15 overall in the 2006 draft.