Cards send Alcantara, Sierra to Miami for Ozuna in trade - KMOV.com

Cards send Alcantara, Sierra to Miami for Ozuna in trade

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Miami Marlins' Marcell Ozuna hits a RBI single to score Dee Gordon during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Miami Marlins' Marcell Ozuna hits a RBI single to score Dee Gordon during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) -- The Cardinals on Wednesday acquired Marcell Ozuna in exchange for pitching prospect Sandy Alcantara, outfielder Magneuris Sierra and two other prospects. 

Ozuna is a career .277 hitter. The 26-year-old outfielder had a career year in 2017, hitting 37 home runs and driving in 124 runs. 

Ozuna is a 2-time all-star. 

Thursday, the Cardinals announced they were sending Alcantara, Sierra, and pitchers Zac Gallen and Daniel Costano to Miami to complete the trade.

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