Marlins send SS Adeiny Hechavarria to Rays for prospects
The Marlins have sent shortstop AdeinyHechavarria to the Rays https://www.indiansedge.com/cleveland-indians/abraham-almonte-jersey for two prospects, the teams announced Monday.Center fielder Braxton Lee and right-handed pitcher Ethan Clark are the two minor league players involved in the trade.Hechavarria, who is due $4.35 million this season but has not played since May 9, is batting.277 this season with one home run and six RBIs. Known more as a defensive stopper, Hechavarria likely will not play every day in Tampa with Tim Beckham currently having a breakout season at the same position. Trevor Bauer Jersey Hechavarria remains on the 10-day DL (lt oblique strain), retro to 5/10. To make room, RH Diego Moreno was transferred to the 60-day DL. Tampa Bay Rays (@RaysBaseball) June 26, 2017Miami will continue to start rookie JT Riddle at shortstop. The 25-year-old got off to a nice start with his big-league club this season, but has not recorded a hit in his last six starts.The Marlins have been linked with trade rumors for a couple seasons now. Word spread earlier this season that outfielders Marcell Ozuna and Christian Yelich were for sale.As the Marlins fall further down the ladder in the Francisco Lindor Jersey NL East currently 10 1/2 games behind the Nationals more players could get dealt before the July 31 trade deadline.