Emmanuel “Pulpo” Rivera will continue in the Major Leagues after being acquired by the Marlins

Emmanuel “Pulpo” Rivera will continue in the Major Leagues after being acquired by the Marlins

“The Miami Marlins announced today that the team has acquired infielder Emmanuel Rivera from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for cash considerations. In a corresponding move, infielder Jacob Amaya has been designated for assignment,” the Marlins announced on the X social network.

Rivera had been designated for assignment last Thursday by the Diamondbacks prior to his debut in the 2024 Major League season. With that move, Arizona had 10 days to trade him or the Puerto Rican player would go on the roster. waivers.

The Marlins started the season with five losses in a row to occupy the basement of the National League East Division with a record of 0-5.

Rivera, 27, hit just .167 in 48 at-bats in recent spring training. He drove in four runs and scored three more.

Last season, Rivera hit .261 with four home runs and 29 RBIs in 86 games. He saw action in the World Series with the Diamondbacks, who lost to the Texas Rangers.

In three seasons in the majors, Rivera has a .247 average.

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