How Tall Is Colin Moran?
Colin Moran stands at a height of 1.93 m
Moran was taken sixth overall in the first round of the 2013 MLB draft by the Miami Marlins. Moran received a $3.5 million signing bonus from the Marlins.
As a member of the Greensboro Grasshoppers of the Class A South Atlantic League, he hit a home run in his first professional at-bat.
In 42 games, he batted .299 with four home runs and 23 RBIs for Greensboro in his debut professional season.
Moran damaged the medial collateral ligament in his left knee during spring training in 2014.
He spent the first half of the 2014 season on the disabled list before being transferred to the Marlins’ Class A Advanced affiliate in the Florida State League, the Jupiter Hammerheads.
Moran, Jake Marisnick, Francis Martes, and a compensatory draft pick were traded to the Houston Astros on July 31, 2014, for Jarsart, Enrique Hernández, and Austin Wates.
Moran was sent to the Corpus Christi Hooks of the Class AA Texas League by the Astros. He hit .296/.344/.397 with seven home runs and 55 RBIs in 117 games between Jupiter and Corpus Christi.
Moran was invited to spring training by the Astros in 2015. He returned to Corpus Christi to start the season. Moran was hit in the face by a throw-in in May 2015, fracturing his jaw and necessitating surgery.
Later in the month, he was activated, but on June 12, he was placed back on the disabled list. On June 21, he was activated.
He slashed in 96 games for the Hooks. With nine home runs and 67 RBIs, he hit.306/.381/.459 in 67 at-bats.
Moran began the 2016 season with the Fresno Grizzlies of the Pacific Coast League’s Class AAA division.
On May 17, the Astros promoted him to the main leagues.