Minor League Transactions: Sept. 18-24

Here we present official minor league transactions, conveyed to us by Major League Baseball, for the period Sept. 18-24.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed:
RHP Chaz Roe (Laredo (American Association)), RHP Kyle Schepel (Rockford (Frontier))
Recalled: OF A.J. Pollock
Added to 40-man roster: 1B Mike Jacobs
Designated for assignment: OF Cole Gillespie
Reinstated from DL: RHP Robbie Buller, RHP Teofilo Gutierrez, RHP D.J. Johnson, RHP Juan Valdez, LHP John Pedrotty, C Fidel Pena, 2B Matt Jensen, SS Wladimir Sutil, OF Marc Bourgeois, OF Ollie Linton

A.J. Pollock won MVP honors for both the Pacific Coast League playoffs (.333 with six extra-base hits, six runs and six RBIs in nine games) and the Triple-A National Championship Game (2-for-5, triple, double, two runs). The 24-year-old batted .318/.369/.411 in 428 at-bats with three homers, 25 doubles and 21 steals for Reno this season.

Atlanta Braves
Signed:
RHP Osman Manzanares, RHP Evertz Orozco
Reinstated from DL: RHP Brett Cammons, RHP Cody Martin, RHP Jarett Miller, RHP Benino Pruneda, RHP Jason Rice, RHP Andrew Wilson, LHP Oriel Caicedo, LHP Yean Carlos Gil, LHP Alex Wood, C Christian Bethancourt, 3B Barrett Kleinknecht, OF Collin DeLome, OF Matt Lipka, OF Jordan Parraz

Baltimore Orioles
Recalled:
RHP Dylan Bundy
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Clay Schrader, RHP Mike Wright, LHP Mike Belfiore, LHP Chris Petrini, C Brian Ward, 2B Jonathan Schoop, OF L.J. Hoes

Boston Red Sox
Signed:
RHP Ben Klafczynski (Lake Erie (Frontier))
Recalled: RHP Pedro Beato, RHP Stolmy Pimentel, RHP Zach Stewart, LHP Drake Britton, 3B Danny Valencia, OF Che-Hsuan Lin
Reinstated from DL: RHP Chris Balcom-Miller, RHP Jeremiah Bayer, RHP Aaron Kurcz, RHP Anthony Ranaudo, RHP Brenden Shepard, RHP Kyle Stroup, LHP Zach Good, C Aly Gonzalez, C Zach Kapstein, 1B Reynaldo Rodriguez, 3B Kolbrin Vitek, SS Jose Vinicio, OF Alex Hassan, OF Williams Jerez, OF Jesus Loya, OF Kendrick Perkins, OF Felix Sanchez, OF Seth Schwindenhammer, OF Ryan Westmoreland

The Cubs drafted Ben Klafczynski as an outfielder in ’11 but released him during spring training this year. The Kent State product signed on with Lake Erie of the Frontier League this season and made a successful switch to pitching.

Chicago White Sox
Recalled:
RHP Anthony Carter, RHP Simon Castro, RHP Nestor Molina, LHP Charlie Leesman, 3B Brent Morel
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Andre Rienzo, LHP Santos Rodriguez, 2B Carlos Sanchez
Reinstated from DL: LHP Charlie Leesman, 1B Jimmy Gallagher, 1B Conor Jackson, OF Justin Greene

Cincinnati Reds
Reinstated from DL:
RHP Kevin Arico, RHP Pat Doyle, RHP Justice French, RHP Jeremy Kivel, LHP Tanner Robles, 2B James Ewing

Colorado Rockies
Released:
LHP Matt Crocker
Reinstated from DL: LHP Matt Crocker

Detroit Tigers
Recalled:
RHP Jose Ortega, RHP Tyler Stohr, LHP Duane Below, LHP Casey Crosby, LHP Matt Hoffman, LHP Andy Oliver, LHP Adam Wilk, 2B Hernan Perez

Houston Astros
Acquired:
LHP T.J. Geith from Rays as player to be named for OF Ben Francisco
Reinstated from DL: RHP R.J. Alaniz, RHP Jack Armstrong Jr., RHP Zach Grimmett, RHP Danny Meszaros, RHP Luis Ordosgoitti, RHP Henry Villar, LHP Wes Musick, LHP Kilby Pena, C Rene Garcia, C Miles Hamblin, C Ben Heath, 2B John Hinson, 2B Brandon Wikoff, OF Adam Bailey, OF Travis Buck, OF Jackson Hogue, OF Mike Kvasnicka, OF Drew Muren, OF Garen Wright

The Rays selected T.J. Geith in the 39th round of the ’11 draft and bumped the 23-year-old to high Class A Charlotte for this season. Working as a reliever in 31 games he struck out 8.1 and walked 1.8 batters per nine innings, throwing strikes with a high-80s fastball and solid-average changeup.

Kansas City Royals
Signed:
RHP Juan Gutierrez (re-signed), 1B Matt Fields (re-signed)
Recalled: LHP Noel Arguelles, LHP Ryan Verdugo, 1B Clint Robinson, OF Derrick Robinson
Reinstated from DL: RHP Greg Billo, RHP Chase Boruff, RHP Chas Byrne, RHP Carlos Fortuna, RHP Devon Lowery, RHP Tim Melville, RHP Matt Murray, RHP Bryan Paukovits, RHP Miguel Perdomo, RHP Elisaul Pimentel, RHP Leonel Santiago, RHP Jose Veras, RHP Ryan Wood, LHP Buddy Baumann, LHP Allen Caldwell, LHP Enmanuel Camacho, LHP Chris Dwyer, LHP Edgar Osuna, LHP Brian Peacock, LHP Crawford Simmons, 3B Adrian Bringas, SS Christian Colon, SS Sharlon Schoop, OF Jorge Bonifacio, OF Tyler Chism, OF Aaron Guiel, OF Roman Hernandez

Los Angeles Angels
Reinstated from DL:
RHP Lay Batista, RHP Mike Clevinger, RHP Brian Diemer, RHP Wes Hatton, RHP Johnny Holtman, RHP Heath Nichols, RHP Austin Wood, LHP Tyler Kehrer, C Alberto Rosario, C Carson Vitale, 1B C.J. Cron, SS Ryan Barba, SS Brandon Brewer, OF Jeremy Cruz

Los Angeles Dodgers
Reinstated from DL:
RHP Scott Barlow, RHP Garrett Bolt, RHP Ralston Cash, RHP Gustavo Gomez, RHP Angel Guzman, RHP Brandon Martinez, RHP Arismendy Ozoria, RHP Mike Parisi, RHP Daniel Tamares, RHP Luis Vasquez, LHP Mike Antonini, LHP Ryan Christenson, LHP Jarret Martin, LHP Aaron Miller, LHP Greg Wilborn, C Steve Cilladi, C Steve Domecus, C Fumimasa Ishibashi, C Chris O'Brien, C Angelo Ponte, C Matt Wallach, 2B Casio Grider, 2B Kevin Taylor, 3B Scott Woodward, OF Brian Cavazos-Galvez, OF Bobby Coyle, OF Kyle Russell, OF Blake Smith

Miami Marlins
Recalled:
OF Scott Cousins
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Mike Brady, RHP Scott McGough, LHP Grant Dayton, LHP Brian Flynn, C J.T. Realmuto, OF Kyle Jensen, OF Christian Yelich
Reinstated from DL: RHP Pete Andrelczyk, RHP A.J. Battisto, RHP Austin Brice, RHP Mason Hope, RHP Graham Johnson, RHP Corey Madden, RHP Matt Montgomery, RHP Joey O'Gara, RHP Alan Oaks, RHP Junior Rincon, RHP Jared Rogers, RHP Alex Sanabia, LHP Ramon Benjamin, LHP Sean West, C Jose Ceballos, C Clint Sammons, 1B Carlos Duran, 1B Curt Smith, 3B Avery Romero, SS Danny Black, OF Isaac Galloway, OF Ryan Patterson

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed:
C Dayton Buller (re-signed), OF Brock Kjeldgaard (re-signed)
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Kyle Heckathorn, RHP Johnny Hellweg, RHP Santo Manzanillo
Reinstated from DL: RHP Maverick Lasker, RHP Francisco Rivero, RHP Michael White, LHP Stephen Peterson, C Tyler Roberts, 3B Greg Hopkins, OF Mitch Haniger

Minnesota Twins
Signed:
RHP Miguel Munoz (re-signed), LHP Edgar Ibarra (re-signed), C Josmil Pinto (re-signed)

New York Yankees
Signed:
RHP Matt Daley (re-signed)
Recalled: RHP Dellin Betances
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Daniel Burawa, RHP Mark Montgomery, RHP Zach Nuding, C Austin Romine, 2B David Adams, OF Slade Heathcott
Reinstated from DL: RHP Andury Acevedo, RHP Scottie Allen, RHP Cory Arbiso, RHP Victor Beriguete, RHP Dellin Betances, RHP Jason Bulger, RHP Daniel Burawa, RHP Jose Campos, RHP Reinier Casanova, RHP Dawerd Cruz, RHP Matt Daley, RHP Joel de la Cruz, RHP Grant Duff, RHP Felipe Gonzalez, RHP Jairo Heredia, RHP Ronny Marte, RHP Diego Moreno, RHP Taylor Morton, RHP Conor Mullee, RHP Tim Norton, RHP Robert Paullus, RHP Matt Richardson, RHP Wilton Rodriguez, RHP Zach Varce, RHP Pat Venditte, RHP Kevin Whelan, LHP Manny Banuelos, LHP Matt Bashore, LHP Jake Cave, LHP Aaron Dott, LHP Eric Erickson, C Ryan Baker, C Tyson Blaser, C Craig Tatum, C Jackson Valera, 1B Rob Lyerly, 1B Matt Snyder, 2B Angelo Gumbs, SS Carmen Angelini, SS Anderson Feliz, SS Joaquin Perez, SS Jose Pirela, OF Abe Almonte, OF Edwin Beard, OF Billy Hart, OF Cody Johnson, OF Neil Medchill, OF Eladio Moronta, OF Damon Sublett, OF Mason Williams

Oakland Athletics
Signed:
RHP Jonathan Joseph (re-signed), LHP Julio Ramos (re-signed)
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jeremy Accardo
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Shawn Haviland, RHP Brett Hunter, RHP James Simmons, C Max Stassi, 3B Miles Head, OF Grant Green
Reinstated from DL: RHP Rony Acevedo, RHP Raul Alcantara, RHP Ryan Doolittle, RHP Graham Godfrey, RHP Argenis Paez, RHP Matt Thomson, LHP Trey Barham, LHP Julio Ramos, C Max Stassi, 1B Josh Whitaker, 2B Nino Leyja, 2B Chih-Fang Pan, OF Michael Choice, OF Rashun Dixon, OF Mitch LeVier, OF Xavier Macklin, OF Rashad Ramsey, OF Jordan Tripp

Philadelphia Phillies
Released:
RHP Carlos Best, RHP Yari Sosa, LHP Austin Brough, LHP Delvin Perez, 2B Carlos Valenzuela, 3B Trey Ford, SS Stephen Malcolm, SS Francisco Silva
Reinstated from DL: RHP Lisalverto Bonilla, RHP David Buchanan, RHP Chance Chapman, RHP Garett Claypool, RHP Ryan Duke, RHP Jordan Ellis, RHP Miguel Nunez, RHP Seth Rosin, RHP Kevin Walter, RHP Matt Wright, LHP Jim Birmingham, LHP Nick Hernandez, LHP Ervis Manzanillo, LHP Pat Misch, 2B Harold Garcia, 2B Carlos Perdomo, OF Gauntlett Eldemire, OF Kyrell Hudson

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed:
LHP Kris Johnson (re-signed)
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Victor Black, RHP Brandon Cumpton, RHP Tyler Waldron, 1B Matt Curry, SS Gift Ngoepe, OF Adalberto Santos

St. Louis Cardinals
Signed:
OF David Medina (re-signed)
Recalled: LHP John Gaub
Removed from 40-man: LHP John Gaub (outrighted to Triple-A)
Reinstated from DL: RHP Ramon Delgado, RHP Scott McGregor, RHP Jordan Swagerty, LHP Ben Freeman, LHP Matt Rein, C Jesus Montero, C Kleininger Teran, 2B Garrett Wittels, SS Alex Mejia, OF Tommu Pham

Seattle Mariners
Assigned to Arizona Fall League:
RHP Logan Bawcom, RHP Carson Smith, LHP Bobby LaFromboise, LHP James Paxton, C Mike Zunino, 2B Stefen Romero, 3B Vinnie Catricala, SS Nick Franklin
Reinstated from DL: RHP Tim Boyce, RHP Matt Brazis, RHP Yao Chang, RHP Joe DiRocco, RHP Brent Johnson, RHP Jandy Sena, RHP John Taylor, RHP Jose Valdivia, RHP Richard Vargas, LHP Nick Hill, LHP Anthony Vasquez, C Steve Baron, C Toby DeMello, 2B Timmy Lopes, 2B Carlos Ramirez, SS Anthony Phillips, SS Chris Taylor, OF Dan Carroll, OF Leon Landry, OF Kuo Hui Lo, OF James Zamarripa

Tampa Bay Rays
Traded:
LHP T.J. Geith to Astros as player to be named for OF Ben Francisco

Texas Rangers
Reinstated from DL:
RHP Jon Edwards

Toronto Blue Jays
Released:
RHP Clint Everts
Recalled: RHP Sam Dyson, LHP Evan Crawford, C Travis d'Arnaud, 1B Mike McDade
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Shawn Hill, RHP Bobby Korecky
Reinstated from DL: RHP Chris Jakubauskas, LHP Evan Crawford, C Travis d'Arnaud, C Luis Hurtado, C Paul Phillips, OF Kenen Bailli

Washington Nationals
Assigned to Arizona Fall League:
RHP Aaron Barrett, RHP Paul Demny, RHP Cole Kimball, RHP Ryan Perry, 3B Anthony Rendon, 3B Matt Skole, SS Jason Martinson, OF Brian Goodwin

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