Pittsburgh released outfielder Jake Marisnick on Sunday after utility man Kevin Padro claimed he was waived by the Seattle Mariners. A 10-year veteran, Marisnick has appeared in 31 games for the Pirates this season, batting . 234 with two home runs and six RBIs. He has been on the injured reserve since July 25 with a sprained big toe on his right foot and missed time early in the season due to his big toe injury.
Marisnick, 31, is a Miami Marlins (2013-14), Houston Astros (2014-19), New York Mets (2020), Chicago Cubs (2021), San Diego Padres (2021), Pirates.
Padro was assigned to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Padro, 26, has a .182 batting average in his 10 games in his league this season. He's San Francisco he's 4 games with the Giants and he's 6 with the Mariners. He had 3 RBIs in 22 at-bats.
He has appeared in 20 games in his career, including his nine with the Tampa Bay Rays last season.
– Field Level Media