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Minor League Transactions: Nov 29-Dec. 5

Official minor league transactions, conveyed to Baseball America by Major League Baseball, for the period Nov. 29-Dec. 5.

The BA Minor League Free Agent Tracker has 2014 organizations for nearly 180 players.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Traded:
RHP Heath Bell to Rays and LHP David Holmberg to Reds as part of three-team deal in which Rays sent RHP Justin Choate and a player to be named to Diamondbacks, and Reds sent C Ryan Hanigan to Rays

Atlanta Braves
Signed:
OF Dustin Martin

Boston Red Sox
Signed:
LHP Juan Perez

This is Juan Francisco Perez, whom the Red Sox signed on Nov. 27 and assigned to Gulf Coast League roster.

Chicago White Sox
Signed:
RHP Zach Putnam

With the signing of Zach Putnam, the White Sox continue to load up on minor league free agent relievers with strong track records at Double-A and Triple-A. A fifth-round pick in 2008, Putnam has spent the better part of the past four seasons at Triple-A, logging 8.5 strikeouts and 3.3 walks per nine innings. The other recent Chicago signees are Jairo Asencio, Parker Frazier and David Purcey.

Cincinnati Reds
Signed:
SS Argenis Diaz
Traded: C Ryan Hanigan to Rays as part of three-team deal in which Diamondbacks sent LHP David Holmberg to Reds and RHP Heath Bell to Rays, and Rays sent RHP Justin Choate and a player to be named to Diamondbacks

Detroit Tigers
Traded:
RHP Doug Fister to Nationals for LHPs Robbie Ray and Ian Krol and 2B Steve Lombardozzi

Houston Astros
Signed:
RHP Peter Moylan

Miami Marlins
Signed:
RHP Eddy Gonzalez, OF Matt Angle, OF Emmanuel Nere

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed:
C Matt Pagnozzi, SS Irving Falu (released by Royals, Nov. 25)

Minnesota Twins
Signed:
LHP Matt Hoffman, 3B Brandon Waring

New York Yakees
Signed:
RHP Brian Gordon

Oakland Athletics
Traded:
2B Chris Bostick and OF Michael Choice to Rangers for RHP Josh Lindblom and OF Craig Gentry

Philadelphia Phillies
Signed:
RHP Jeff Manship

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed:
RHP Cody Eppley (Lancaster (Atlantic)), LHP Brandon Mann (released by Nationals, March 28), C Nevin Ashley

San Diego Padres
Signed:
LHP Jason Lane (Sugar Land (Atlantic)), 2B Gabe Suarez (El Paso (American Association))

San Francisco Giants
Signed:
C Tyler LaTorre (re-signed)

Tampa Bay Rays
Traded:
RHP Justin Choate and a player to be named to Diamondbacks as part of three-team deal in which Reds sent C Ryan Hanigan to Rays, and Diamondbacks sent RHP Heath Bell to Rays and LHP David Holmberg to Reds

Texas Rangers
Signed:
RHP Nate Adcock, RHP Jose Contreras, C Melvin Novoa, SS Jose Israel Contreras
Traded: RHP Josh Lindblom and OF Craig Gentry to Athletics for 2B Chris Bostick and OF Michael Choice to Rangers

Washington Nationals
Signed:
RHP Manny Delcarmen, 2B Oscar Tejeda
Traded: LHPs Robbie Ray and Ian Krol and 2B Steve Lombardozzi to Tigers for RHP Doug Fister