Minor League Transactions

Jan. 12-18

Transactions involving minor league players for the period Jan. 12-18. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.


Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed:
RHP Michael Dimock (released by Angels, Aug. 8)


Baltimore Orioles
Signed: C Audry Perez (re-signed) | SS Anderson Feliz
Released: RHP Tomas Leoncio | RHP Aaron Myers | LHP Elias Pinales | LHP Daniel Rodriguez | OF Daniel Franco


Chicago White Sox
Removed from 40-man:
OF Jacob May (outrighted to Triple-A)


Cleveland Indians
Signed: LHP Robert Zarate (did not play in 2017)


Detroit Tigers
Signed: RHP Orbandy Rodriguez (did not play in 2017) | LHP James Russell (Yucatan (Mexican)) | 2B Yomar Valentin (released by Red Sox, Jan. 4) | OF Herlis Rodriguez

The Tigers signed 29-year-old righthander Orbandy Rodriguez after he made five relief appearances in the Dominican League. He previously has played in the Diamondbacks and Dodgers organizations--never reaching higher than the short-season Northwest League--but did not play affiliated or independent ball from 2014 through 2017.


Houston Astros
Traded: RHP Michael Feliz, RHP Joe Musgrove, 3B Colin Moran and OF Jason Martin to Pirates for RHP Gerrit Cole


Kansas City Royals
Signed: OF Tyler Collins


Los Angeles Angels
Signed: RHP Matt Custred (released by Braves, Dec. 28)
Released: RHP Nick Andress | RHP Ty Barkell | RHP Angel Genao | RHP Jacob McDavid | LHP Jorge Gonzalez | C Dalton Blumenfeld | C Curt Casali | 2B Stephen Kerr | SS Dylan Woods | OF Brandon Diaz
Removed from 40-man: LHP Nate Smith (outrighted to Triple-A)


Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed: C Shawn Zarraga | 3B Wes Darvill (Winnipeg (American Association))
Released: LHP Jairo Pacheco


Miami Marlins
Signed: RHP Jumbo Diaz


Milwaukee Brewers
Signed: LHP Nick Ramirez (re-signed) | 1B Ji-Man Choi


Minnesota Twins
Signed: RHP Omar Bencomo | RHP Tanner Kiest (Eastside (United Shore)) | 3B Jermaine Curtis


New York Mets
Released: RHP Luis de los Santos | RHP Ronald Guedez


New York Yankees
Signed: LHP Wade LeBlanc


Philadelphia Phillies
Signed: OF Danny Ortiz


Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed: RHP John Stilson
Traded: RHP Gerrit Cole to Astros for RHP Michael Feliz, RHP Joe Musgrove, 3B Colin Moran and OF Jason Martin
Traded: OF Andrew McCutchen and cash to Giants for RHP Kyle Crick, OF Bryan Reynolds and 2017-18 international bonus pool money ($500,000)


St. Louis Cardinals
Signed: RHP Preston Guilmet (Yakult (Japan)) | RHP Nestor Molina (Veracruz (Mexican)) | OF Granden Goetzman


San Diego Padres
Signed: OF Forrestt Allday


San Francisco Giants
Signed: C Myles Schroder (re-signed) | 1B Kyle Jensen (SoftBank (Japan)) | 2B Alen Hanson (non-tendered by White Sox)
Traded: RHP Kyle Crick, OF Bryan Reynolds and 2017-18 international bonus pool money ($500,000) to Pirates for OF Andrew McCutchen and cash


Tampa Bay Rays
Signed: RHP Forrest Snow


Texas Rangers
Signed: LHP Adam Loewen (re-signed) | C Curt Casali (released by Angels, Jan. 13) | SS Hanser Alberto (non-tendered and re-signed) | OF Destin Hood
Released: 3B Willy Diaz


Toronto Blue Jays
Signed: 2B Jon Berti (re-signed)


Washington Nationals
Signed: RHP Taylor Hill (re-signed) | RHP Justin Miller (released by Angels, July 16) | 1B Balbino Fuenmayor (Quebec (Can-Am)) | OF Moises Sierra

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