By Associated Press - Saturday, August 19, 2017

NEW YORK (AP) - The Miami Marlins have traded pitcher Tom Koehler and cash the Toronto Blue Jays for minor league pitcher Osman Gutierrez.

The deal came Saturday night while Miami played the New York Mets.

Koehler was 36-53 over his six-year career. The 31-year-old righty was 1-5 with a 7.92 ERA in 12 starts for Miami this season.

Koehler was sent to Triple-A New Orleans for the second time this season after allowing three home runs in 5 2-3 innings against Cincinnati on July 23.

Gutierrez was 4-11 with 68 strikeouts in 78 innings with Single-A Lansing. The right-hander will report to Miami’s Single-A affiliate in Greensboro.

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