Chris Marrero 1B WAS 2 Months
Nationals sent 1B Chris Marrero outright to Triple-A Syracuse.
Marrero appeared in six games with the Nationals this season, but spent the bulk of the year at the Triple-A level. A former top prospect with the Nats, he's now off the 40-man roster and can become a minor league free agent after the World Series.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS 6 Months
Nationals optioned 1B Chris Marrero to Triple-A Syracuse.
The 24-year-old only garnered 16 at-bats during his time with the Nationals, going 2-for-16 with an RBI and four strikeouts. He'll continue to serve as organizational depth in the minor leagues, and should have another chance as a bench bat with the Nats later in the season.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS 6 Months
Nationals recalled 1B Chris Marrero from Triple-A Syracuse.
No word yet on any corresponding moves. With Sunday's doubleheader against the Twins, the Nationals have the luxury of using a 26th player on their roster, but initial indications are that Marrero will remain with the team for longer than just one day. The 24-year-old was hitting .306/.355/.502 with 10 homers and 44 RBI in 55 games at Triple-A Syracuse.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS Aug 08 '12
Chris Marrero is set to begin rehabbing a hamstring injury with Class A Auburn.
Marrero torn his left hamstring over the winter and made his way to Triple-A Syracuse in June, but he was shut down in July after feeling some discomfort. He'll likely return to the Triple-A level once he's back to full health.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS Jun 12 '12
Chris Marrero (hamstring) will continue his rehab assignment with Double-A Harrisburg.
Marrero went 7-for-17 (.412) with two doubles, one homer and four RBI in six games between Low-A Harrisburg and High-A Potomac. The 23-year-old has been sidelined all season due to a torn left hamstring and more recently with a sore shoulder and a bruised thumb.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS May 10 '12
Nationals manager Davey Johnson said Thursday that Chris Marrero had a setback with his shoulder.
Marrero was already rehabbing a torn left hamstring, but the shoulder injury means he might not be ready to play again for another month or two. The 23-year-old batted .248/.274/.294 with five doubles and 10 RBI in 117 plate appearances for the Nationals down the stretch last season.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS Mar 21 '12
Chris Marrero (hamstring) is aiming to play in extended spring training games by the end of April.
The 23-year-old prospect suffered a badly-torn left hamstring while playing in the Dominican Winter League this offseason and is not expected to be ready for live action until July. Marrero batted .248/.274/.294 with five doubles and 10 RBI in 117 plate appearances for the Nationals down the stretch last season.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS Mar 16 '12
Chris Marrero (hamstring) was able to field grounders Friday.
It's the first time he's been able to do so since tearing his left hamstring while playing in the Dominican Winter League over the offseason. While it's good to see him progressing, Marrero is still expected to be sidelined until after the All-Star break.
Chris Marrero 1B WAS Feb 21 '12
Nationals prospect Chris Marrero (hamstring) is expected to be out until after the All-Star break.
Marrero suffered a badly torn left hamstring while playing in the Dominican Winter League this offseason. He's been able to jog and hit off a batting tee in Nats camp, but the organization is not going to rush him.