Minor League Transactions

This week’s installment considers all transactions reported by MLB between June 14 and 20. The previous installment is available here.

The draft pick signings will come fast and furious over the next few weeks, and the numbers in parentheses below refer to draft rounds. Nondrafted free agents (with schools) also are included. Check out the 2008 Draft Database for draft picks in chronological order.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed: LHP Clay Zavada (Southern Illinois (Frontier)), SS Greg Bordes (NDFA—Arizona State)
Draft picks signed: LHP Joseph Gautier (19), C Ryan Babineau (17), OF Daniel Rodriguez (30), OF Ryne White (4)
Released: C Justin Brashear, 1B Brad Miller
Traded: OF Trot Nixon to Mets for a player to be named or cash
Recalled: RHP Billy Buckner, RHP Leo Rosales
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Billy Buckner, RHP Max Scherzer
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Sean Morgan, RHP Yonata Ortega, 3B Ricardo Sosa
Reinstated from DL: RHP Dallas Buck, RHP Daniel Stange, RHP Matt Green, C Gerardo Bustamante, SS Marcus Hallberg, OF Javier Brito
Option transferred: OF Javier Brito (Triple-A Tucson to Double-A Mobile)

Atlanta Braves
Draft pick signed: LHP Richard Sullivan (11)
Released: 2B Joe Spiers, OF Reggie Taylor
Traded: C Sal Fasano to Indians for a player to be named
Placed on restricted list: RHP Ross Francis, OF Dennis Dixon, OF Rashod Henry
Recalled: RHP Charlie Morton
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Phil Stockman
Placed on 7-day DL: SS Wes Timmons, OF Yohan Silva
Reinstated from DL: RHP Gonzalo Lopez

Baltimore Orioles
Signed: LHP Brian Sisk (NDFA—Lamar)
Draft picks signed: RHP Eddie Gamboa (21), RHP Thomas Phelps (38), RHP Travis Keating (34), LHP Jason Gurka (15), LHP Nick Haughian (9), LHP Rick Zagone (6), SS Bobby Stevens (16), OF Kyle Hudson (4), OF L.J. Hoes (3), OF Lance West (39), OF Xavier Avery (2)
Released: C Ben Davis, OF Clifton Turner
Placed on 7-day DL: C Dustin Black, 1B Brandon Snyder, SS James Crowley, SS Michael Gioioso, OF Kraig Binick, OF Robert Andrews
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Jason Mills
Reinstated from DL: C Chris Heintz, OF Daniel Figueroa
Reinstated from inactive list: LHP Randy Keisler, OF Clifton Turner

Boston Red Sox
Signed: RHP Kyle Foster (St. Paul (American Association))
Draft picks signed: RHP Dustin Mercadante (41), RHP Kyle Weiland (3), RHP Mike Lee (8), C Christian Vazquez (9), OF Bryan Peterson (11)
Recalled: RHP Chris Smith
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Caleb Clay, LHP Dustin Richardson, LHP William Latimer, OF Rafael Cabreja, OF Yahmed Yema
Reinstated from DL: RHP Brian Steinocher, RHP Jordan Craft

Chicago Cubs
Draft picks signed: RHP Chris Carpenter (3), RHP Justin Bristow (5), RHP Toby Matchulat (11), LHP Jeff Beliveau (18), 2B Josh Harrison (6), 2B Ryan Flaherty (1s), OF Jericho Jones (20)
Released: RHP Andy Cavazos, RHP Tanner Watson, 2B Jeffrey Rea, OF Cesar Salazar
Recalled: OF Matt Murton
Optioned to Triple-A: 2B Eric Patterson
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Kevin Hart, 1B Matt Craig, 2B Robinson Chirinos
Reinstated from DL: RHP Adam Harben, RHP Jose Pina, RHP Matt Avery
Placed on temporarily inactive list: RHP Jose Ascanio

Chicago White Sox
Signed: RHP Brent DeFoor (NDFA—Faulkner (Ala.)), RHP Chad Dawson (NDFA—Indiana State), RHP Michael Lucas (Washington (Frontier)), LHP Enrique Lechuga (NDFA—Concordia (Calif.)), LHP Shane Buriff (NDFA—St. Leo (Fla.)), C Zack Larson (NDFA—San Diego Mesa JC), 1B Brett Bonvechio, OF Nick Damas (NDFA—Marshall), OF Estee Harris
Draft picks signed: RHP Brett Graffy (24), RHP Dan Hudson (5), RHP Dexter Carter (13), RHP Stephen Sauer (10), 2B Drew Garcia (21), 3B Brent Morel (3), SS Doug Thennis (27), OF Ken Williams Jr. (6)
Recalled: RHP Adam Russell
Added to 40-man roster: OF Dewayne Wise
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Brian Omogrosso, LHP Israel Chirino, 3B Josh Fields, OF Jerry Owens
Reinstated from DL: C Cole Armstrong
Reinstated from inactive list: C Francisco Hernandez

Cincinnati Reds
Draft picks signed: RHP Clayton Shunick (5), LHP Blaine Howell (13), C Chris McMurray (18), C Kevin Coddington (44), C Kyle Day (12), OF Andrew Means (11), OF Byron Wiley (22), OF Theodis Bowe (21)
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Homer Bailey, LHP Danny Herrera
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Ezequiel Astacio, RHP Ricky Rhodes, RHP Scott Gaffney, LHP Travis Webb, LHP Tzu-Kai Chiu
Reinstated from DL: 2B Justin Turner
Placed on temporarily inactive list: RHP Terrell Young, LHP Luca Panerati

Bailey struggled with just about everything during his three-game stint in Cincinnati, going 0-3, 8.76 with three strikeouts, 10 walks and six home runs allowed in 12 1/3 innings. His fastball velocity was down, he couldn’t throw his curveball for strikes and the Reds turned to righthander Daryl Thompson, who, entering the year, had spent all five of his pro seasons at the high Class A level or lower.

Cleveland Indians
Signed: 1B Morgan Ensberg, OF John Allman (NDFA—Kansas)
Draft picks signed: RHP Steve Smith (25), LHP Kaimi Mead (18), LHP Russell Young (28), C Nathan Recknagel (19), SS Jason Rodriguez (15), SS Kevin Fontanez (24), SS Lonnie Chisenhall (1), OF Ryan Blair (21)
Acquired: C Sal Fasano from Braves for a player to be named
Added to 40-man roster: C Sal Fasano
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Alex Morales, RHP Gregorio Rosario, RHP Jacob Reust, RHP Jonathan Williams, RHP Jorge Riera, RHP Joe Ness, RHP Santo Frias, SS Anthony Medrano, SS Carlos Rivero, SS Jason Smit, OF Nathan Panther, OF Wil Cordero
Placed on temporarily inactive list: LHP Chuck Lofgren
Option transferred: C Wyatt Toregas (Triple-A Buffalo to Double-A Akron)

Colorado Rockies
Signed: C Adam Melhuse
Signed: 2B Maikol Gonzalez (35)
Released: LHP Chris George
Placed on restricted list: RHP Sandy Nin
Recalled: C Edwin Bellorin
Added to 40-man roster: SS Doug Bernier
Optioned to Triple-A: C Edwin Bellorin, 2B Jonathan Herrera
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Ching Lo, RHP Ricardo Ferrer, RHP Samuel Deduno, LHP Adam Bright
Placed on temporarily inactive list: RHP Chaz Roe, LHP John Koronka, OF Lloyd Cox
Reinstated from inactive list: RHP Chaz Roe, LHP Chris George, OF Lloyd Cox

Detroit Tigers
Draft picks signed: RHP Brett Jacobson (4), RHP Robbie Weinhardt (10), RHP Robert Waite (17), RHP Scott Green (3), LHP Tyler Conn (14), C Alex Avila (5), C Robert Weber (30), 1B Jordan Lennerton (33), 2B Josh Workman (38), 3B Bryan Pounds (34), SS Brandon Douglas (11), SS Brett Anderson (12), OF Andrew Dirks (8), OF Benjamin Guez (19), OF Billy Nowlin (25)
Released: RHP Adriano Santos, RHP Brandon Johnson, RHP Justin Miller, RHP Matthew Righter, LHP Erik Averill, LHP Nolan Chestnut, LHP Santo Franco, OF Mark McBratney, OF Orlando Rodriguez
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Eddie Bonine
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Aquilino Lopez, LHP Clay Rapada, OF Brent Clevlen
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Erik Crichton, RHP Gary Perinar, RHP Jordan Tata, RHP Orlando Perdomo, LHP Casey Crosby, 1B Chris Carlson
Reinstated from DL: SS Santo De Leon
Placed on temporarily inactive list: C Max St. Pierre
Reinstated from inactive list: C Max St. Pierre, OF Brandon Timm

Florida Marlins
Draft picks signed: RHP Bryan Evans (14), LHP Daniel Jennings (9), C Kyle Skipworth (1), 3B Joel Staples (44), OF Isaac Galloway (8), OF Jeremy Synan (42)
Placed on suspended list: RHP Gaby Hernandez
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Benito Beato, RHP Garrett Parcell, RHP Kurt Koehler, LHP Ramon Benjamin, 3B Lee Mitchell, SS Rigoberto Silverio
Reinstated from DL: RHP Chris Volstad, RHP Tim Corcoran, C Torre Langley

Volstad missed time with a right triceps strain.

Houston Astros
Draft picks signed: OF Jon Gaston (7), OF T.J. Steele (4)
Released: C Josh Paul
Placed on restricted list: LHP Carlos Lazu
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Agustin Pinales, 3B Jhonny Medrano
Reinstated from DL: LHP Antony Bello
Placed on temporarily inactive list: RHP Andrea Lucati, RHP Josh Miller
Reinstated from inactive list: RHP Josh Miller, SS Tommy Manzella

Kansas City Royals
Signed: RHP Colby Beach (NDFA—Western Kentucky), LHP Josh Ruhlman (NDFA—East Carolina), SS Jamie Nilsen (NDFA—Central Washington)
Draft picks signed: RHP Chase Hentges (14), RHP Pernell Halliman (40), LHP Mike Montgomery (1s), C Mauricio Matos (10), SS Malcom Culver (8)
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Jason Godin, OF Brian Buchanan
Reinstated from DL: RHP Devon Lowery, RHP Greg Holland, C Doug Clark

Los Angeles Angels
Signed: RHP Abraham Gonzalez (NDFA—JC of the Desert (Calif.)), RHP Josh Keller (NDFA—Oregon State), RHP Nick Pugliese (NDFA—Stetson)
Draft picks signed: RHP Tyler Chatwood (2), LHP Buddy Boshiers (4), LHP Drew Taylor (34)
Optioned to Triple-A: SS Sean Rodriguez
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Derek Schlecker, RHP Juan Chevalier, RHP Michael Kohn, RHP Nick Veras, RHP Pedro Herrera, RHP Ryan Chaffee, RHP Tremayne Holland, LHP Gustavo Espinoza
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Jon Bachanov, RHP Young-Il Jung, SS Chris Lewis
Transferred to 60-day DL: 3B Matt Sweeney
Reinstated from DL: RHP David Austen, RHP Jeremy Haynes, OF Adam Greenberg, OF Peter Bourjos

Bachanov, a supplemental first-rounder and the club’s top pick in 2007, is recovering from Tommy John surgery.

Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed: RHP Steve Smith
Draft picks signed: RHP Jon Michael Redding (5), LHP Roberto Feliciano (24), 2B Brian Ruggiano (23), OF Kyle Russell (3)
Recalled: RHP Ramon Troncoso, LHP Eric Stults
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Arismendy Castillo, RHP Chales Dasni, RHP Jhonny Caraballo, RHP Kyle Smit, RHP Mario Alvarez, RHP Tommy Perez, LHP Bolivar Medina, SS Chin-Lung Hu, OF Greg Jacobs
Reinstated from DL: RHP Danny Muegge, RHP Mario Alvarez, LHP Wilfredo Diaz, SS Rex Rundgren

Milwaukee Brewers
Draft picks signed: RHP Cody Adams (2), RHP Stosh Wawrzasek (16), LHP Dan Meadows (49), C Marcus Salmon (48), SS Carlos George (46), OF Erik Komatsu (8), OF Logan Schafer (3)
Recalled: LHP Mitch Stetter
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Tim Dillard
Reinstated from inactive list: OF Mel Stocker

Minnesota Twins
Draft picks signed: RHP Bobby Lanigan (3), LHP David Coulon (15), C Jeff Lanning (8), 1B Mike Gonzales (9), 2B Dominic de la Osa (11), 3B Nathan Hanson (28), 3B Nick Romero (5), OF Aaron Hicks (1)
Released: RHP Rodney Gessmann
Traded: SS Chris Basak to Yankees for future considerations
Placed on restricted list: RHP Michael Allen
Recalled: 3B Brian Buscher
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Liam Hendriks, LHP Kyle Edlich, 1B Henry Sanchez, OF Jhonathan Goncalves, OF Wang-Wei Lin
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Tom Stuifbergen, LHP Nelvin Fuentes, LHP Winston Marquez
Reinstated from DL: LHP Tyler Robertson, 3B Deibinson Romero, SS Alejandro Machado, SS Paul Kelly
Option transferred: RHP Oswaldo Sosa (Double-A New Britain to high Class A Fort Myers)

New York Mets
Draft picks signed: RHP Brad Holt (1s), SS Reese Havens (1)
Released: RHP J.J. Leaper, LHP Todd Privett, C Aaron Garcia, SS Ernesto Gonzalez
Acquired: OF Trot Nixon from Diamondbacks for a player to be named or cash
Placed on restricted list: C Juan Martinez
Recalled: C Robinson Cancel
Added to 40-man roster: OF Trot Nixon
Outrighted off 40-man roster: OF Chris Aguila
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Daniel McDonald, RHP Marcos Tabata, RHP Mike Olmsted, C Rafael Arroyo, 2B Peeter Ramos, 3B Dan Murphy, SS Anderson Machado
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Rogers Figueroa, RHP Santiago Valdez, RHP Scott Schafer, 3B Tyler Vaughn
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Marcos Tabata
Reinstated from DL: C Gustavo Molina, C Sean McCraw, 3B Shawn Bowman, SS Luis Rivera
Placed on temporarily inactive list: 1B David Wabick
Reinstated from inactive list: RHP Stephen Holmes, 1B David Wabick

New York Yankees
Signed: RHP Drew Shetrone (Joliet (Northern))
Draft pick signed: RHP Cory Arbiso (22)
Released: RHP Jake Shafer, C Frank LoNigro
Acquired: SS Chris Basak from Twins for future considerations
Placed on restricted list: LHP Angel Reyes
Recalled: RHP Steven White, LHP Billy Traber, SS Alberto Gonzalez
Optioned to Triple-A: 1B Shelley Duncan
Optioned to Double-A: RHP Oneli Perez
Outrighted off 40-man roster: RHP Steven White
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Daniel Kapala, RHP Kelvin Perez, C Eladio Rodriguez, C Kevin Russo, 2B Bernie Castro, SS Jose Mojica, SS Kelvin Castro
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Francisco Gil, RHP Pablo Hernandez, RHP Tim Norton, OF Isaiah Howes
Transferred to 60-day DL: RHP Brett Smith
Reinstated from DL: C Francisco Cervelli, 1B Juan Miranda, SS C.J. Henry
Option transferred: C Francisco Cervelli (Double-A Trenton to high Class A Tampa)

Oakland Athletics
Signed: RHP Juston Street (NDFA—Texas)
Draft picks signed: RHP Ken Smalley (24), RHP Michael Hart (19), LHP Ben Hornbeck (32), C Petey Paramore (3), C Rashun Dixon (10)
Released: RHP Jose de la Cruz
Placed on restricted list: RHP Lee Land
Loaned to Mexican League: RHP Alex Leon
Optioned to Triple-A: OF Travis Buck
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Travis Banwart, LHP Danny Borrell, C Jacob Smith, 3B Jeff Baisley
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP James Shull, RHP John Quine, RHP Kevin Bunch, RHP Kyle Christensen, C Petey Paramore
Reinstated from DL: LHP Danny Borrell, OF Javier Herrera

Street is A’s closer Huston’s younger brother. According to his Texas bio page, Juston’s twin brother Jordon also played for the Longhorns.

Philadelphia Phillies
Acquired: C Kevin Nelson from Blue Jays for future considerations
Placed on suspended list: RHP Heitor Correa
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Alexander Concepcion, RHP Gerard Breslin, RHP Luke Wertz, RHP Miguel Matos, RHP Nate James, LHP Antonio Bastardo, LHP Jason Kershner, C Caleb Mangum, C Francisco Murillo, 1B Matt Rizzotti, 3B Orlando Guevara, 3B Tim Kennelly, SS Pasquale Antoniato, OF Greg Golson
Reinstated from DL: RHP Andrew Carpenter, RHP Justin Pope, LHP Moises Melendez, LHP Walter Tejeda, 2B Carlos Leon, 3B Michael Durant

Golson has a sprained left wrist.

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed: 2B Ray Chang
Draft picks signed: RHP Albert Fagan (39), C Chris Simmons (41), 1B Calvin Anderson (12), 3B Jeremy Farrell (8), SS Chase D’Arnaud (4), SS Jarek Cunningham (18), SS Jordy Mercer (3), OF Cole White (42), OF Kyle Saukko (28)
Traded: RHP Jonah Bayliss to Blue Jays for a player to be named
Recalled: RHP Marino Salas
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Marino Salas
Placed on 7-day DL: C Steven Suarez, 1B Josh Bonifay, OF Anthony Webster, OF Justin Byler
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Sean Giblin
Reinstated from DL: RHP Chris Hernandez
Placed on temporarily inactive list: 3B Andy Vasquez
Reinstated from inactive list: LHP Josh Shortslef
Option transferred: RHP Luis Munoz (Triple-A Indianapolis to Double-A Altoona)

St. Louis Cardinals
Signed: C Rickey Noland (NDFA—Delta State (Miss.)), SS Yunior Castillo
Draft picks signed: RHP Adam Prange (48), RHP Daniel Richardson (38), RHP Joshua Hester (17), RHP Lance Lynn (1s), RHP Scott Gorgen (4), LHP Kevin Siegrist (41), LHP Ryan Kulik (8), C Charles Cutler (14), 1B Xavier Scruggs (19), SS Colt Sedbrook (22), SS Niko Vasquez (3), OF Michael Swinson (12)
Placed on restricted list: RHP Clayton Long, C Steve Gonzalez, C Wilmer Alvarado, OF Nathan Southard
Recalled: RHP Anthony Reyes, RHP Mike Parisi
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Brad Thompson, RHP Kelvin Jimenez, RHP Mark Worrell, OF Joe Mather
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Andres Rosales, RHP Donald Hearne, RHP Mark McCormick, LHP J.D. Stambaugh, C Gabriel Johnson, 2B Jaime Landin
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Jose Arredondo, RHP Tyler Leach, LHP Senger Peralta, SS Hector Alvarez, SS Romulo Ruiz
Reinstated from DL: RHP Shaun Garceau, 3B Daniel Nelson

San Diego Padres
Signed: LHP Wil Ledezma, 1B Chris Hardin (NDFA—Southern Nazarene (Okla.))
Draft picks signed: RHP Anthony Bass (5), RHP Gary Poynter (39), RHP Nick Schumacher (28), RHP Nick Vincent (18),OF Jason Codiroli (20)
Released: RHP Richie Daigle
Recalled: 3B Chase Headley
Outrighted off 40-man roster: OF Justin Huber
Placed on 7-day DL: C Luis Martinez
Reinstated from DL: RHP Cesar Carrillo, 2B Luis Rodriguez, OF Brad Chalk

Carrillo, the Padres’ first-round pick in 2005, had Tommy John surgery early in the 2007 season and has appeared in two games for high Class A Lake Elsinore.

San Francisco Giants
Signed: LHP Erick Threets, C Joel Weeks (NDFA—Cal State Fullerton), 1B Josh Mazzola (NDFA—Missouri State), OF Ben Woodbury (NDFA—Missouri State)
Draft picks signed: RHP Christopher Wilson (38), RHP Edwin Quirarte (5), C Aaron Lowenstein (44), 1B C.J. Ziegler (16), OF Ryan Mantle (19)
Released: RHP Bartolome Fortunato
Optioned to Triple-A: LHP Patrick Misch
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Anthony Moreno, RHP Brian Anderson, RHP Bryan Millikan, RHP Cameron Lamb, RHP Chris Begg, RHP David Newton, RHP Kelyn Acosta, RHP Manuel Cabeza, RHP Richard Wilshire, LHP Damon Brewer, LHP David Quinowski, C Barry Gunther, 3B Mark Minicozzi
Placed on temporarily inactive list: LHP Jesus Reina

Seattle Mariners
Signed: RHP Scott Williamson
Draft picks signed: RHP Kenn Kasparek (12), RHP Randy Castillo (31), RHP Stephen Penney (29), SS Frederick Bello (20), SS Scott Savastano (28)
Released: LHP David Asher, OF Josh Womack, OF Nick Blasi
Placed on suspended list: RHP Victor Duarte
Placed on restricted list: RHP Victor Duarte, 3B Louis Lucca
Recalled: RHP Roy Corcoran, C Jeff Clement
Optioned to Triple-A: OF Wladimir Balentien
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Brandon McKerney, RHP Carlos Javier, RHP Chris Jakubauskas, RHP Denny Stark, RHP Terrence Parker, 1B Gerardo Avila, SS Carlos Triunfel
Reinstated from DL: RHP Natividad Dilone, RHP Ricky Orta, RHP Steven Richard, LHP Jason Mackintosh, OF Danny Carroll
Placed on temporarily inactive list: RHP Jean Tome
Reinstated from inactive list: RHP Victor Duarte, 3B Louis Lucca
Option transferred: RHP Anderson Garcia (high Class A High Desert to Double-A West Tenn)

Triunfel makes his second trip to the disabled list with a nagging abdominal strain.

Tampa Bay Rays
Draft picks signed: RHP Brad Furdal (11), RHP Tommy Rafferty (28), C Jacob Jefferies (3), 2B Anthony Scelfo (8), SS Tim Beckham (1)
Placed on 7-day DL: OF Rashad Eldridge
Placed on 60-day DL: RHP Bladimir Florentino, LHP David Newmann
Reinstated from DL: RHP Eduardo Morlan, 1B Rhyne Hughes, SS Ben Zobrist

Texas Rangers
Signed: LHP David Wagner (NDFA—Old Dominion), C Zach Zaneski (Midwest (Frontier))
Draft picks signed: RHP Trevor Hurley (22), RHP Tyler Tufts (32), LHP Tim Murphy (3), 1B Jared Bolden (9), 2B Jason Ogata (38), SS Kyle Higgins (31), OF Adam Cobb (24), OF Joe Butler (15)
Recalled: LHP Kason Gabbard
Optioned to Double-A: RHP Thomas Diamond
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Kendy Batista
Reinstated from DL: RHP Kennil Gomez, Cristian Santana

Toronto Blue Jays
Signed: RHP Corey Bachman (Washington (Frontier))
Draft picks signed: LHP Chuck Huggins (23), OF Chris Hopkins (24)
Released: LHP Eric Fowler, 1B Josh Kreuzer
Acquired: RHP Jonah Bayliss from Pirates for a player to be named
Traded: C Kevin Nelson to Phillies for future considerations
Placed on suspended list: LHP Wilfreddy Aguirre
Optioned to Triple-A: C Curtis Thigpen
Placed on 7-day DL: LHP Gustavo Chacin, LHP Robert Zarate, C John Schneider, 2B Darin Mastroianni, OF Chad Mottola, OF Eric Thames
Reinstated from DL: RHP Bubba Nelson, LHP Eric Fowler, C David Corrente
Placed on temporarily inactive list: LHP Brandon Camardese, LHP Jo Matumoto
Reinstated from inactive list: C Jonathan Jaspe

Washington Nationals
Signed: RHP David Slovak (NDFA—Delaware), RHP Mason Smith (NDFA—Furman), RHP Steve Stewart, RHP Zack Segovia, OF Brett Newsome (NDFA—St. Ambrose (Iowa))
Draft picks signed: RHP Casey Whitmer (30), LHP Austin Garrett (25), LHP Bobby Hansen (18), LHP Tommy Milone (10), SS Steve Lombardozzi (19), OF Derrick Phillips (23)
Recalled: RHP Tyler Clippard
Optioned to Triple-A: RHP Tyler Clippard
Placed on 7-day DL: RHP Chris Booker, RHP Chris Schroder, RHP Luke Pisker, LHP Ryan Buchter
Reinstated from DL: RHP Tristan Crawford