Minor League Transactions

Sept. 9-15

Transactions involving minor league players for the period Sept. 9-15. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

Players listed as “re-signed” in this installment have signed minor league contracts for 2018 with their current organization. Had they not re-upped, they would have been eligible for minor league free agency after the World Series.

Arizona Diamondbacks
RHP Jake Buchanan
Added to 40-man roster: 1B Christian Walker

Christian Walker, a 26-year-old first baseman, won the MVP award in the Pacific Coast League after hitting .309/.382/.597 at Triple-A Reno. He led the PCL with 114 RBIs, 104 runs and 75 extra-base hits. He ranked second in homers (32) and doubles (34).

Atlanta Braves
Removed from 40-man:
C Tony Sanchez (outrighted to Triple-A)

Baltimore Orioles
Removed from 40-man:
LHP Jayson Aquino, LHP Andrew Faulkner (outrighted to Triple-A)

Boston Red Sox
SS Deiner Lopez (re-signed)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Kyle Martin (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago Cubs
RHP Jose Rosario (re-signed)
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jen-Ho Tseng
Designated for assignment: RHP Pierce Johnson (lost on waivers to Giants)

Cincinnati Reds
RHP Jose Adames (re-signed)
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Deck McGuire
Designated for assignment: RHP Barrett Astin

Detroit Tigers
RHP Johan Belisario (re-signed), 2B Harold Castro (re-signed)
Released: RHP Arcenio Leon
Acquired: RHP Elvin Rodriguez from Angels as player to be named for OF Justin Upton
Added to 40-man roster: OF Tyler Collins

Kansas City Royals
3B Jecksson Flores (re-signed)
Removed from 40-man: LHP Onelki Garcia (outrighted to Triple-A)

Los Angeles Angels
RHP Elvin Rodriguez to Tigers as player to be named for OF Justin Upton
Removed from 40-man: RHP Brooks Pounders (outrighted to Triple-A)

Los Angeles Dodgers
RHP Kevin Brown
Removed from 40-man: RHP Fabio Castillo (outrighted to Triple-A)

Miami Marlins
SS Peter Mooney (re-signed), OF Isaac Galloway (re-signed)
Released: 3B David Vidal

Milwaukee Brewers
RHP Eric Hanhold to Mets as player to be named for 2B Neil Walker
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Aaron Wilkerson
Designated for assignment: SS Yadiel Rivera

Minnesota Twins
Added to 40-man roster:
LHP Gabriel Moya
Designated for assignment: SS Engelb Vielma (lost on waivers to Giants)

New York Mets
RHP Eric Hanhold from Brewers as player to be named for 2B Neil Walker

Philadelphia Phillies
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Henderson Alvarez, RHP Victor Arano

Pittsburgh Pirates
Added to 40-man roster:
LHP Dan Runzler
Removed from 40-man: RHP Drew Hutchison (outrighted to Triple-A)

San Diego Padres
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Cory Mazzoni

San Francisco Giants
RHP Jose Dominguez (re-signed), LHP Carlos Diaz (re-signed)

Seattle Mariners
Removed from 40-man:
RHP Ryan Weber (outrighted to Triple-A)

Texas Rangers
OF Michael O’Neill (re-signed)
Added to 40-man roster: OF Willie Calhoun

Toronto Blue Jays
Removed from 40-man:
RHP Nick Tepesch (outrighted to Triple-A)

Washington Nationals
RHP Brady Dragmire (re-signed), LHP Hector Silvestre (re-signed), 2B Khayyan Norfork (re-signed)