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77 Colin Moran 3B
Height/Weight: 6-4/214 | Birthdate: 10/1/1992 | Birthplace: Rye, NY | Bats/Throws: L/R | Team: Houston | College: None | MLB Experience: Rookie | Owned/Started%: 4/0 | Average Draft Position: 9999
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Astros third-base prospect Colin Moran scorching in July at Double-A


by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer
(7/16/2015) Astros minor-league third baseman Colin Moran has been tearing up the Texas League with Double-A Corpus Christi lately. Moran is riding a nine-game hit streak, during which he is batting .389 (14 for 36) with a home run, two doubles and seven RBI.

Moran was drafted in the first round (6th overall) by the Marlins in 2013. He was sent to the Astros in the deal that sent Jarred Cosart to the Marlins at last year's MLB trade deadline.  


Astros prospect Colin Moran activated from DL


by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(6/21/2015) Astros prospect Colin Moran has been activated from the minor-league disabled list Sunday, reports MLB.com.

Moran has been on the disabled list since early May because of a fractured jaw he suffered while playing at Double-A.


Astros prospect Colin Moran (jaw) out four weeks


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(5/4/2015) Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow said Monday that third baseman Colin Moran would be out four weeks due to a fractured jaw, MLB.com reports.

Moran suffered a nondisplaced jaw fracture last week after being struck in the face by a throw during a slide into second base. He has hit .268/.318/.378 with 17 RBI in 82 at-bats with Double-A Corpus Christi.


Astros 3B prospect Colin Moran sidelined by fractured jaw


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(5/1/2015) Astros third base prospect Colin Moran suffered a non-displaced jaw fracture during a game Thursday night for Double-A Corpus Christi, per MLB.com. Moran suffered the injury as an errant throw struck him in the face as he was sliding into second base.

There is no word yet on how long Moran will be sidelined, but he was placed on the disabled list, according to the Houston Chronicle. The 2013 first-round pick is batting .268 with no home runs, nine doubles and 17 RBI in 20 games.


Alex White no longer in running for rotation spot, among Astros cuts


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/20/2015) The Astros announced Friday they sent seven players to minor-league camp, including starting pitcher Alex White, who was in the running for the fifth spot in the rotation. White was technically optioned to the minors, while the remaining six were reassigned.

Also sent to minor-league camp were Colin MoranJason Stoffel, Nolan Fontana, Preston Tucker, Matt Duffy and Roberto Pena.


Mark Appel, Carlos Correa among Astros' non-roster invites


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(1/13/2015) The Astros announced Tuesday they will have 17 non-roster invites for spring training, including starting pitcher prospect Mark Appel and shortstop prospect Carlos Correa. Appel was the No. 1 pick in the 2013 MLB draft, while Correa was the No. 1 pick in 2012.

The other non-roster invitees are outfielder Andrew Aplin, pitcher Darin Downs, infielder Matt Duffy, catcher Luis Flores, infielder Nolan Fontana, catcher Tyler Heineman, pitcher Jordan Jankowski, infielder Dan Johnson, infielder Colin Moran, catcher Roberto Pena, infielder Gregorio Petit, pitcher Brady Rodgers, infielder Joe Sclafani, pitcher Jason Stoffel and outfielder Preston Tucker.

Correa (No. 1) and Appel (No. 2) are considered the team's top two prospects, according to Baseball America. Moran (No. 7) is also considered a top-10 prospect.


Marlins, Astros agree to six-player deal


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(7/31/2014) The Marlins acquired pitcher Jarred Cosart, infielder Enrique Hernandez and outfielder Austin Wates from the Astros prior to Thursday's trade deadline, in exchange for a package of prospects that includes third baseman Colin Moran, outfielder Jake Marisnick and pitcher Francis Martes.

The deal came through just before the deadline, and likely includes a compensation pick going Houston's way, according to MLB.com. 


Colin Moran likely to begin game action next week


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(4/19/2014) Marlins infield prospect Colin Moran will likely begin playing games in extended spring training next week, the Miami Herald reports.

Moran has been sidelined by a minor knee injury thus far. He's one of the top prospects in the organization after being selected sixth overall last year.


Colin Moran will need three weeks off for knee sprain


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(4/2/2014) Marlins third-base prospect Colin Moran will be sidelined about three weeks to open the season at Class A Jupiter, after suffering a sprained MCL in his left knee.

According to MLB.com, Moran will be off his feet for two weeks, and will then play in a week's work of rehab games before beginning his season at Jupiter. Moran, the No. 6 overall pick in last year's draft, is the team's second-best prospect entering the season, per Baseball America.


Knee injury forces Colin Moran to DL in minors


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(4/2/2014) Marlins third base prospect Colin Moran will open the season in the minor leagues on the disabled list becuase of a medial meniscus sprain in his left knee, according to the Sun-Sentinel. Moran is considered the Marlins' second-best prospect by Baseball America.

Marlins take 17 players off spring roster


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/17/2014) The Marlins reassigned 17 players to the minors Monday, which included optioning top pitching prospect Andrew Heaney to Double-A Jacksonville. Catcher Rob Brantly was also optioned to Triple-A New Orleans.

Joining Brantly at New Orleans are Sam Dyson and Brian Flynn, who was competing for a spot in the team's rotation. Edgar Olmos was optioned to Jacksonville.

The Marlins also reassigned Nick Wittgren, Bryan Evans, James Leverton, Greg Nappo, Adam Conley, Josh Spence, Rett Varner, Austin Barnes, Danny Black, Mark Canha, Colin Moran and Joe Benson to minor-league camp. Moran, who was the sixth overall pick in the 2013 MLB draft, is one of the team's top hitting prospects.


Marlins announce non-roster invitees to spring training


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/9/2014) The Miami Marlins announced Thursday the 22 non-roster players that have received an invite to major-league spring training, the Sun Sentinel reports.

Pitchers Jesus Sanchez and Kevin Slowey, reliever Josh Spence, infielder Juan Diaz and outfielders Matt Angle and Joe Benson all signed minor league contracts with spring training invites.

Austin Barnes, Kyle Skipworth, Danny Black, Mark Canha, Colin Moran, Austin Nola, Anthony DeSclafani, Bryan Evans, Colby Suggs, Rett Varner, Nick Wittgren, Adam Conley, Andrew Heaney, James Leverton, Greg Nappo and Justin Nicolino -- all non-roster organizational players -- were extended invites to spring training.

Colin Moran to take on Arizona Fall League


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(8/10/2013) Marlins first-round pick Colin Moran has shown a good eye at the plate in first 21 games of his professional career, but his overall results have not been overly impressive. Despite that, the franchise is not worried about the third baseman's future.

"He can hit," Marlins general manager Michael Hill told MLB.com Saturday. "He's a good hitter. Sound approach."

Moran got a late start to his career as he waited until just before the July 12 deadline to sign. The Marlins want to get him more playing time against top competition this year, and will send him to the Arizona Fall League after the season ends.

Moran is hitting .244/.295/.385 in his first 78 at-bats for Class A Greensboro. He will likely begin next season at Advanced Class A Jupiter. 


Marlins prospect Colin Moran homers in first pro at-bat


by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(7/17/2013) Marlins top draft pick third baseman Colin Moran homered in his first professional at-bat with Class A Greensboro Wednesday night, the Miami Herald reports. 

Moran, the No. 6 overall pick in the first-year player draft, agreed to terms with the Marlins just a few days ago. He hit third for the Grasshoppers in his pro debut. 


Source: Marlins agree to terms with Colin Moran


by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(7/11/2013) A source said the Marlins have agreed to terms with first-round pick Colin Moran, according to the Sun-Sentinel. The sixth overall pick and third-base prospect hit .345 with 13 home runs and 91 RBI in 71 games in 2013 for North Carolina.

In his three years with the Tar Heels, Moran hit .346 with a .531 slugging percentage and .983 OPS in 179 games. He also had 197 RBI.