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Minor League Transactions

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Transactions involving minor league players for the period Aug. 7-26. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

PTBN stands for "player to be named.”

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed: RHP Jason Creasy (Southern Maryland (Atlantic)) | RHP Randall Delgado (re-signed)
Traded: LHP Joshua Javier to Rangers as PTBN for LHP Jake Diekman
Removed from 40-man: SS Deven Marrero (outrighted to Triple-A)

Atlanta Braves
Released: RHP Fernando Salas | OF Jared James
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Chad Sobotka | RHP Touki Toussaint | RHP Bryse Wilson | C Chris Stewart
Removed from 40-man: RHP Chase Whitley (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Chad Bell (outrighted to Triple-A) | 3B Ryan Flaherty (outrighted to Triple-A)

Baltimore Orioles
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Sean Gilmartin | OF Cedric Mullins

Boston Red Sox
Signed: LHP Alex Demchak (Sussex County (Can-Am))
Released: RHP Andres Jimenez | 2B Freiberg Marin
Removed from 40-man: C Dan Butler (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago Cubs
Traded: SS Andruw Monasterio and PTBN to Nationals for 2B Daniel Murphy
Acquired: OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash
Traded: OF Alexander Ovalles to Rangers as PTBN for LHP Cole Hamels
Loaned to Mexican League: C Ali Solis (to Monterrey)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Anthony Bass (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago White Sox
Traded: LHP Luis Avilan to Phillies for RHP Felix Paulino
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Ryan Burr | RHP Michael Kopech

Cincinnati Reds
Signed: OF Courtney Hawkins (Sugar Land (Atlantic))
Released: RHP Jake Ehret | OF Mitch Piatnik

Cleveland Indians
Signed: 2B Dane Hutcheon (Lake Erie (Frontier))
Released: RHP Domingo Jimenez | LHP Jeff Beliveau

Colorado Rockies
Signed: RHP Jesse Stinnett (Santa Fe (Pecos)) | 3B Trey Jacobs (NDFA—UNC Pembroke)
Released: RHP Shameko Smith
Traded: RHP Bryan Baker to Blue Jays as PTBN for RHP Seung-Hwan Oh
Added to 40-man roster: OF Matt Holliday

Detroit Tigers
Signed: RHP Andrew Schwaab (released by Yankees, Aug. 11)
Acquired: RHP Nolan Blackwood from Athletics as PTBN for RHP Mike Fiers
Elected free agency: RHP Zach McAllister
Removed from 40-man: RHP Zach McAllister (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Jacob Turner (outrighted to Triple-A)

Houston Astros
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Framber Valdez

Kansas City Royals
Traded: RHP Kelvin Gonzalez to Rangers for 2018-19 international bonus pool money
Traded: OF Terrance Gore to Cubs for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jake Newberry

Los Angeles Angels
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Osmer Morales | 3B Taylor Ward
Removed from 40-man: RHP Dayan Diaz (outrighted to high Class A) | RHP Akeel Morris (outrighted to Triple-A)

Miami Marlins
Released: RHP Jose Pena
Traded: 1B Justin Bour to Phillies for LHP McKenzie Mills
Added to 40-man roster: OF Austin Dean | OF Rafael Ortega

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed: OF Dillon Thomas (Texas (American Association))
Released: RHP Yosmer Leal | OF Quintin Berry
Removed from 40-man: RHP Alec Asher (outrighted to Triple-A)

Minnesota Twins
Signed: RHP Austin Adams (Sugar Land (Atlantic))
Released: SS Taylor Motter
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Kohl Stewart

New York Mets
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Daniel Zamora

New York Yankees
Released: RHP Andrew Schwaab
Added to 40-man roster: RHP George Kontos
Removed from 40-man: RHP George Kontos (outrighted to Triple-A) | C Chris Rabago (outrighted to Double-A)

Oakland Athletics
Traded: RHP Nolan Blackwood to Tigers as PTBN for RHP Mike Fiers
Removed from 40-man: RHP Chris Hatcher (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Jeremy Bleich (outrighted to Triple-A)

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2018 Philadelphia Phillies Instructional League Roster

The Phillies are sending three of their top 10 prospects to Fall Instructs.

Philadelphia Phillies
Released: RHP Steve Geltz
Traded: RHP Felix Paulino to White Sox for LHP Luis Avilan
Traded: LHP McKenzie Mills to Marlins for 1B Justin Bour
Designated for assignment: RHP Jake Thompson (sold to Brewers)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jose Taveras (outrighted to Double-A)

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed: RHP Nick Mears (NDFA—Sacramento JC)
Traded: RHP Shane Baz to Rays as PTBN for RHP Chris Archer
Traded: 3B Sherten Apostel to Rangers as PTBN for RHP Keone Kela
Added to 40-man roster: SS Kevin Newman
Removed from 40-man: RHP Casey Sadler (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP A.J. Schugel (outrighted to Triple-A)

St. Louis Cardinals
Released: RHP Eric Carter | RHP Jason Zgardowski | LHP Ryan Sherriff | C Tyler Lancaster
Added to 40-man roster: 3B Patrick Wisdom

San Diego Padres
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jacob Nix

San Francisco Giants
Signed: 1B Brock Stassi (New Britain (Atlantic))
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Casey Kelly

Seattle Mariners
Signed: RHP Chris Mazza (Southern Maryland (Atlantic)) | LHP David Rollins (Sussex County (Can-Am))
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Ross Detwiler | 2B Gordon Beckham
Designated for assignment: OF John Andreoli (lost on waivers to Orioles)
Removed from 40-man: LHP Ross Detwiler (outrighted to Triple-A) | SS Zach Vincej (outrighted to Triple-A)

Tampa Bay Rays
Released: RHP Angel Yepez
Acquired: RHP Shane Baz to Rays as PTBN for RHP Chris Archer

Texas Rangers
Released: LHP Michael Roth
Acquired: RHP Kelvin Gonzalez from Royals for 2018-19 international bonus pool money
Acquired: LHP Joshua Javier from Diamondbacks as PTBN for LHP Jake Diekman
Acquired: 3B Sherten Apostel from Pirates as PTBN for RHP Keone Kela
Acquired: OF Alexander Ovalles from Cubs as PTBN for LHP Cole Hamels
Added to 40-man roster: C Carlos Perez

Toronto Blue Jays
Signed: RHP Mike Hauschild (released by Astros, July 30)
Released: RHP Juan Meza | SS Gift Ngoepe
Acquired: RHP Bryan Baker from Rockies as PTBN for RHP Seung-Hwan Oh
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Sean Reid-Foley | RHP Justin Shafer
Removed from 40-man: RHP Brandon Cumpton (outrighted to Triple-A)

Washington Nationals
Traded: 2B Daniel Murphy to Cubs for SS Andruw Monasterio and PTBN
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Tim Collins

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