Marlins trade Christian Yelich to Milwaukee

Miami trades entire outfield from last season

Miami Marlins outfielder Christian Yelich, pictured here making a sliding catch on a foul ball against the San Diego Padres in 2015, has been traded to the Milwaukee Brewers. (Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

MIAMI – The Miami Marlins have traded outfielder Christian Yelich to the Milwaukee Brewers.  

In exchange, the Marlins will receiving four prospects from the Brewers.

The biggest name the Marlins are getting back is Lewis Brinson, who was the Brewers top prospect. 

Brinson is from South Florida and went to Coral Springs High School.

Last week, Yelich's agent demanded a trade after the team dealt away fellow outfielders Giancarlo Stanton and Marcell Ozuna.