Minor League Transactions

Nov. 27-Dec. 6

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.


Arizona Diamondbacks
Traded: RHP Curtis Taylor to Rays for RHP Brad Boxberger


Atlanta Braves
Signed:
RHP Kelvin Vasquez | LHP Joe Rogers (re-signed) | SS Sean Kazmar (re-signed)
Acquired: LHP Justin Kelly from Angels for international bonus pool money ($1.21 million)


Baltimore Orioles
Signed:
RHP Ralston Cash | LHP Josh Edgin | LHP Joely Rodriguez | 2B Angelo Mora | 3B Garabez Rosa (re-signed) | SS Ruben Tejada (re-signed)

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.


Chicago White Sox
Assigned to Dominican League:
OF Leury Garcia
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Gregory Infante


Cincinnati Reds
Signed:
LHP Kevin Canelon | LHP Joe Mantiply | OF Rosell Herrera | OF Patrick Kivlehan (re-signed) | OF Jared Mitchell (York (Atlantic)) | OF Mason Williams


Cleveland Indians
Signed:
RHP Leonel Campos | RHP Evan Marshall | 2B Drew Maggi


Detroit Tigers
Signed:
RHP Enrique Burgos | 1B Edwin Espinal | OF Jim Adduci | OF Chad Huffman
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Enrique Burgos | 1B Edwin Espinal


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


Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed:
RHP/LHP Pat Venditte | C Hamlet Marte


Milwaukee Brewers
Signed:
RHP Michael Brady | C Alex Hall | SS Jess Williams
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Tristan Archer | 2B Wendell Rijo
Assigned to Venezuelan League: 1B Jesus Aguilar

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.


Minnesota Twins
Signed:
RHP Donny Breek | RHP Myles Jaye | C Willians Astudillo | C Bobby Wilson

The Twins signed 17-year-old Dutch righthander Donny Breek following his appearance at the 18U World Cup this summer.


New York Mets
Assigned to Venezuelan League:
RHP Jenrry Mejia | 2B Phillip Evans


Philadelphia Phillies
Removed from 40-man:
RHP Mark Appel | RHP Alberto Tirado (outrighted to Triple-A)


St. Louis Cardinals
Traded:
SS Aledmys Diaz to Blue Jays for OF J.B. Woodman


San Diego Padres
Signed:
RHP Robert Stock
Removed from 40-man: RHP Kyle Lloyd (outrighted to Triple-A)


San Francisco Giants
Removed from 40-man:
SS Orlando Calixte (outrighted to Triple-A)


Seattle Mariners
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


Tampa Bay Rays
Traded:
RHP Brad Boxberger to Diamondbacks for RHP Curtis Taylor


Toronto Blue Jays
Traded:
OF J.B. Woodman to Cardinals for SS Aledmys Diaz


Washington Nationals
Signed:
3B Michael Almanzar (re-signed) | SS Jason Martinson (released by Rangers | July 22) | OF Ryan Raburn (re-signed)

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