PENSACOLA, Fla., - The Cincinnati Reds have announced the following roster changes for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. LHP Patrick Schuster has been acquired in a trade from the Arizona Diamondbacks while C Lou Marson has been released.
Schuster has spent the season with the Mobile BayBears where he has established a 3.24 ERA in 22 appearances. In 25.0 innings of work, he's recorded 20 strikeouts and 12 walks. Schuster was drafted in the 13th round of the 2009 draft from New Port Richey, Fla. Last season, he made 21 appearances for the Triple-A Reno Aces and posted a 4.50 ERA with the team.
Marson played in six games for the Blue Wahoos this season where he went 5-19 (.263) with two runs and two RBIs.
The Pensacola Blue Wahoos have 25 players on their active roster.
The Blue Wahoos return home to play the Jacksonville Suns July 1-3. Come experience the family-fun entertainment, which includes fireworks every Wednesday and Saturday night! You can follow the team at BlueWahoos.com, facebook.com/PensacolaBlueWahoos and twitter.com/BlueWahoosBBall.
Transaction Notice: LHP Patrick Schuster acquired in trade from Arizona/Mobile; C Lou Marson released.
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