Transactions involving minor league players for the period Nov. 27-Dec. 6. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.
See Trade Central for scouting reports on all prospects traded this offseason, including the ones involved in the Brad Boxberger and Aledmys Diaz deals in this installment.
Search “Orioles” in our Minor League Free Agent Tracker to learn that Baltimore has signed 15 minor league free agents, more than any other team. In particular, the Orioles appear to be targeting younger free agents in the 24-26 age range, such as righthanders Christian Binford and Ralston Cash, lefthanders Luis Lugo and Joely Rodriguez, catcher Yojhan Quevedo and middle infielder Angelo Mora.
Los Angeles Angels
Signed: C Curt Casali | 3B Colin Walsh
Traded: LHP Justin Kelly to Braves for international bonus pool money ($1.21 million)
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Dayan Diaz | RHP Felix Pena | 3B Jefry Marte
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: RHP Carlos Salazar | C Julian Leon
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Osmer Morales | C Jose Briceno | C Carlos Perez | 3B Zach Houchins
The Brewers signed a pair of 18-year-old Australians who have participated in the Australian Baseball League each of the past two seasons. Alex Hall is a switch-hitting catcher who also has seen time in left field, while Jess Williams is a lefthanded-hitting shortstop. Both teens played for Australia at the 18U World Cup this summer.
The Twins signed 17-year-old Dutch righthander Donny Breek following his appearance at the 18U World Cup this summer.
San Francisco Giants
Removed from 40-man: SS Orlando Calixte (outrighted to Triple-A)
Signed: RHP Casey Lawrence (re-signed)
Assigned to Dominican League: C Mike Marjama | OF Luis Liberato
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: C Juan Camacho | OF Adam Law
Assigned to Puerto Rican League: RHP Michael Rivera
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Seth Frankoff | RHP Scott Kuzminsky | SS Yonathan Mendoza | OF Chuck Taylor