Marisnick filled in for Josh Reddick, who left Monday's game with an Achilles' injury. He went 0-for-2 with a strikeout and two diving grabs in a 4-1 loss to the Mariners. Reddick's status is day-to-day. If he is forced to miss additional time, it will open up at-bats in the outfield for others. George Springer will remain a constant while manager A.J. Hinch fills out the rest of the outfield from a mix of Marisnick, Tony Kemp and Marwin Gonzalez.
Marisnick (groin) was activated off the 10-day disabled list Saturday. Marisnick returned to the Astros on Saturday as expected following a four-game rehab stint. The 27-year-old has been sidelined with a groin injury since early August. Marisnick has struggled at the plate with a .217/.279/.411 slash line in 191 plate appearances in the majors this season.
Marisnick (groin) is expected to be activated from the 10-day disabled list Saturday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic Houston reports. Marisnick has already made two minor-league rehab appearances for Triple-A Fresno, going 4-for-8 with a homer, a walk and five RBI in those contests. He's expected to play one more game for Fresno on Monday before reporting to Double-A Frisco on Wednesday to finish out his rehab. Barring any setbacks, the outfielder should be activated from the 10-day disabled list when rosters expand over the weekend. Marisnick has been on the shelf since Aug. 11 with a groin injury.
Marisnick will embark on a minor-league assignment at Triple-A Fresno on Friday. Marisnick was placed on the 10-day disabled list Aug. 11 with a left groin injury, but after running the bases and taking batting practice Wednesday, he'll start a rehabilitation assignment with the Grizzlies. The Astros will likely wait until rosters expand Sept. 1 to reinstate Marisnick from the DL.
Marisnick (groin) ran the bases and took batting practice Wednesday in Seattle and could start a rehab assignment this weekend, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports. Marisnick progressed through rehab quicker than expected, although the Astros will still wait until rosters expand Sept. 1 to activate him from the disabled list.