Minor League Transactions

Transactions involving minor league players for the period May 20-28. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.


Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed:
C David Sopilka
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Ivan Pineyro | LHP Miguel Aguilar | 3B Travis Denker
Reinstated from DL: RHP J.R. Bradley | OF Stewart Ijames | OF Luis Silverio


Atlanta Braves
Released:
1B James Loney
Traded: 3B Juan Yepez to Cardinals for 1B Matt Adams
Removed from 40-man: RHP Josh Collmenter | C Anthony Recker (both players outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Enrique Burgos | RHP Joel de la Cruz | RHP Bradley Roney | LHP Joey Wentz
Reinstated from DL: RHP Kris Medlen | RHP Danny Reynolds | LHP Rex Brothers | LHP Joe Rogers | C Braeden Schlehuber | OF Stephen Gaylor


Baltimore Orioles
Released:
OF Michael Bourn | OF Henry Urrutia
Acquired: LHP Alex Katz from White Sox for international bonus slots two and three ($756,300)
Added to 40-man roster: SS Paul Janish
Removed from 40-man: C Francisco Pena | SS Luis Sardinas (both players outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Bobby Bundy | RHP Richard Rodriguez | LHP Andrew Faulkner
Reinstated from DL: RHP Scott McGough | OF Chris Dickerson


Boston Red Sox
Signed:
OF Jeremy Barfield (Sugar Land (Atlantic))
Released: 2B Jose Rosario
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Blaine Boyer | 1B Sam Travis
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Roniel Raudes | RHP Hildemaro Requena | LHP Darwinzon Hernandez | LHP Robbie Ross | C Tim Roberson | 2B Jagger Rusconi | SS C.J. Chatham | OF Aneury Tavarez
Reinstated from DL: RHP Marc Brakeman | LHP Jake Drehoff | C Blake Swihart | 2B Jose Sermo


Chicago Cubs
Added to 40-man roster:
LHP Zac Rosscup
Designated for assignment: RHP Jake Buchanan (lost on waivers to Reds)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Miguel Mejia | LHP Tommy Thorpe | 3B Adonis Paula | SS Elliot Soto | OF D.J. Wilson
Reinstated from DL: RHP Conor Mullee | LHP Jordan Minch | OF Charcer Burks | OF Connor Myers


Chicago White Sox
Traded:
LHP Alex Katz to Orioles for international bonus slots two and three ($756,300)
Traded: OF Ryan Raburn to Nationals for cash
Placed on 7-day DL: LHP Andre Wheeler | 1B Telvin Nash | 2B Jake Peter
Reinstated from DL: RHP Victor Diaz | C Casey Schroeder | 2B Yoan Moncada | OF Jason Bourgeois


Cincinnati Reds
Acquired:
2B Darnell Sweeney from Dodgers for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Asher Wojciechowski
Designated for assignment: OF Peter O’Brien (lost on waivers to Rangers)
Reinstated from DL: RHP Patrick Riehl | OF Tyler Goeddel


Cleveland Indians
Signed:
OF David Lough (released by Tigers, May 17)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Carlos Frias (outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP D.J. Brown | RHP Carlos Frias | SS Ivan Castillo | SS Alexis Pantoja | OF Mitch Longo | OF David Lough
Reinstated from DL: RHP Perci Garner | C Francisco Mejia | 1B Anthony Miller


Colorado Rockies
Signed:
C Sam Tidaback (released by Dodgers, April 26) | OF Stephen Cardullo (re-signed)
Released: C Elvin Soto | SS Emerson Jimenez
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Nelson Gonzalez | LHP Sam Howard | 2B Luis Castro | OF Domonic Brown | OF Stephen Cardullo
Reinstated from DL: RHP Yency Almonte | LHP Harrison Musgrave | LHP Max Schuh | OF Chris Denorfia


Detroit Tigers
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Arcenio Leon | OF Alex Presley
Designated for assignment: RHP William Cuevas
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Santiago Garrido | RHP Jeff Thompson | RHP Spencer Turnbull
Reinstated from DL: 1B Will Maddox


Houston Astros
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Jordan Jankowski | C Juan Centeno
Designated for assignment: OF Andrew Aplin (sold to Mariners)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Dean Deetz
Reinstated from DL: RHP Akeem Bostick | RHP Franklin Perez | SS Alex DeGoti


Kansas City Royals
Signed:
SS Javier Sanchez
Released: LHP Kyle Bartsch
Removed from 40-man: RHP Al Alburquerque (outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Gabe Cramer | C Allan de San Miguel | OF Nick Heath
Reinstated from DL: RHP Andrew Edwards | C Brayan Pena | OF Billy Burns


Los Angeles Angels
Signed:
RHP Doug Fister
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Vicente Campos | RHP Luis E. Diaz | RHP Sam Pastrone | C Angel Genao | 2B Brendon Sanger
Reinstated from DL: RHP Brandon Peterson | RHP Andrew Vinson | C Angel Genao | C Carlos Perez | 1B Jared Walsh


Los Angeles Dodgers
Traded:
2B Darnell Sweeney to Reds for cash
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Scott Barlow | RHP Patrick Duester | RHP Lenix Osuna | RHP Jacob Rhame | RHP William Soto | LHP Leonardo Crawford | C Jack Murphy | 1B Ike Davis | SS Drew Jackson | OF Logan Landon
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Joe Mortillaro | LHP Victor Gonzalez
Reinstated from DL: RHP Isaac Anderson | RHP Dennis Santana | RHP Tim Shibuya | LHP Austin French | LHP Garrett Harrison | LHP Devin Smeltzer | C Brant Whiting | 1B Nick Yarnall | OF Ariel Sandoval


Miami Marlins
Signed:
RHP Evan Beal (released by Royals, May 15)
Released: RHP Juan Benitez | C Collin Yelich | SS Justin Bohn
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Vance Worley
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Scott Copeland | RHP Cody Poteet | C Jarett Rindfleisch | 3B Matt Juengel | OF Corey Bird
Reinstated from DL: C Chris Hoo


Milwaukee Brewers
Released:
LHP Chris Nunn
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Hiram Burgos | RHP Jordan Desguin | RHP Jon Perrin | LHP Andy Oliver | C Mitch Ghelfi | C Andrew Susac
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Yhonathan Barrios
Reinstated from DL: RHP Luke Barker | 1B Garrett Cooper | OF Michael Choice

Triple-A Colorado Springs catcher Andrew Susac went on the disabled list with a bout of cluster headaches. The 27-year-old joined the Brewers organization last July in the Will Smith trade but injuries have held him back this spring as he competes with catchers Jett Bandy and Manny Pina for big league time. Susac hit just .161/.197/.339 through 17 Pacific Coast League games this season.


Minnesota Twins
Placed on 7-day DL:
RHP Tyler Beardsley | RHP Nick Burdi | RHP Cody Stashak | RHP Nick Tepesch | LHP Jonny Drozd | 1B Jonathan Rodriguez
Reinstated from DL: RHP Yohan Pino | LHP Cameron Booser | LHP Stephen Gonsalves | LHP David Hurlbut | LHP Tyler Jay

Double-A Chattanooga righthander Nick Burdi had Tommy John surgery.


New York Mets
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Tyler Pill
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Cameron Griffin | RHP Mickey Jannis | SS Jio Mier | OF Enmanuel Zabala
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Josh Prevost
Reinstated from DL: RHP Beck Wheeler


New York Yankees
Signed:
SS Luis Santos
Released: RHP Kolton Mahoney
Placed on 7-day DL: OF Devyn Bolasky
Reinstated from DL: RHP Brody Koerner | LHP Ian Clarkin | 1B Ji-Man Choi | 2B Donovan Solano


Oakland Athletics
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Zach Neal
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Trey Cochran-Gill | RHP James Naile | RHP Matt Sergey | C Bruce Maxwell
Reinstated from DL: RHP Joey Wagman | LHP Felix Doubront | OF Jaff Decker | OF James Harris


Philadelphia Phillies
Released:
LHP Mario Hollands | LHP Zach Morris | C Joel Fisher
Acquired: C Nick Rickles from Nationals for cash
Placed on 7-day DL: 3B Harold Martinez
Reinstated from DL: LHP Tyler Gilbert | SS Arquimedes Gamboa


Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed on 7-day DL:
RHP Mitch Keller | C Zane Chavez
Reinstated from DL: RHP James Marvel | C Kevin Krause

High Class A Bradenton righthander Mitch Keller went on the disabled list with a back strain.


St. Louis Cardinals
Released:
SS Juan Herrera | OF De’Andre Asbury | OF Bladimil Franco | OF Anthony Ray
Traded: 1B Matt Adams to Braves for 3B Juan Yepez
Added to 40-man roster: RHP John Brebbia | 2B Paul DeJong
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Artie Reyes | LHP Austin Gomber
Reinstated from DL: RHP Rowan Wick | 2B J.R. Davis


San Diego Padres
Signed:
RHP Elias Torres (released by Rays, May 22)
Released: 2B Ariel Ortega
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Dinelson Lamet
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Nick Monroe | RHP Jake Smith | OF Nate Easley
Reinstated from DL: RHP Aroni Nina | RHP Jacob Nix | LHP Kyle McGrath


San Francisco Giants
Signed:
RHP Michael Cederoth (released by Twins, May 19)
Released: 1B Kyle Blanks | OF Chris Marrero
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Dave Owen | RHP Heath Slatton | RHP Raffi Vizcaino | RHP Ryan Webb | C Will Albertson | C Adam Sonabend | OF Shawon Dunston Jr.
Reinstated from DL: RHP Luis Pino | LHP Drew Bostic | LHP Caleb Smith | C Zack Bowers | C Myles Schroder | 1B T.J. Bennett | 2B Mike Bernal | 2B Kevin Rivera | SS Orlando Calixte | SS Rando Moreno | OF Chris Bono

The Giants released 28-year-old outfielder-first baseman Chris Marrero so that he could sign with Orix in Japan.


Seattle Mariners
Signed:
RHP Ryan Kelly (Somerset (Atlantic)) | 2B Jeff Kobernus (Lancaster (Atlantic)) | OF Keury de la Cruz (Fargo-Moorhead (American Association))
Released: RHP Kody Kerski | 3B Jay Baum | OF Chantz Mack
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Ryne Harper
Designated for assignment: RHP Chris Heston (lost on waivers to Dodgers)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Max Povse | 1B Justin Seager
Reinstated from DL: LHP Steven Moyers | LHP Joe Pistorese


Tampa Bay Rays
Released:
RHP Elias Torres | OF Manny Sanchez
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Blake Bivens
Reinstated from DL: OF Granden Goetzman


Texas Rangers
Released:
RHP Paul Durbak | OF Drew Vettleson
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Demarcus Evans | 2B Carlos Arroyo | OF Yanio Perez
Reinstated from DL: RHP Tanner Scheppers | 2B Josh Wilson | SS Jason Martinson


Toronto Blue Jays
Removed from 40-man:
C Mike Ohlman (outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on 7-day DL: C Alex Monsalve | 3B Emilio Guerrero
Reinstated from DL: RHP Jon Wandling | LHP Brett Oberholtzer | 3B Nash Knight


Washington Nationals
Signed:
RHP Sean O’Sullivan (Nexen (Korea))
Traded: C Nick Rickles to Phillies for cash
Acquired: OF Ryan Raburn from White Sox for cash
Placed on 7-day DL: OF Rafael Bautista
Reinstated from DL: RHP A.J. Bogucki | RHP Phillips Valdez | RHP Mick VanVossen | SS David Masters

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