Marlins sending Pablo Lopez, prospects to Twins for 1B Luis Arraez

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Miami Herald

MIAMI — The Miami Marlins on Friday swung their biggest move of the offseason to date, acquiring Minnesota Twins first baseman and defending American League batting champion Luis Arraez. Right-handed pitcher Pablo Lopez is the headliner in the trade going back to Minnesota from Miami, although the deal is not a one-for-one. Miami is also sending two prospects to Minnesota in the trade, highlighted by infielder Jose Salas, who is ranked as the club’s No. 5 prospect by MLB Pipeline. Outfielder prospect Byron Chourio, who played in the Dominican Summer League last year — his first in pro ball, ro…

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