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Minor League Transactions



Transactions involving minor league players for the period Jan. 10-Feb. 20, 2020. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed: RHP Aaron Blair (did not play in 2019) | RHP Edwin Jackson | RHP Jordan Milbrath | RHP Erasmo Pinales | RHP Ariel Serrano (did not play in 2018 or 2019) |LHP Colton Turner | C John Hicks | C Michael Hernandez | C Alberto Rosario (re-signed) | 2B Gavin Cecchini | OF Jon Jay | OF Dalton Pompey | OF Travis Snider (re-signed) | OF Trayce Thompson
Released: RHP Juan Araujo | RHP Jonathan Stroman
Traded: RHP Brennan Malone, SS Liover Peguero and 2019-20 international bonus pool money to Pirates for OF Starling Marte and cash
Traded: RHP Matt Andriese to Angels for RHP Jeremy Beasley
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jimmie Sherfy (outrighted to Triple-A)

Atlanta Braves
Signed: RHP Claudio Custodio | RHP Felix Hernandez | RHP Josh Tomlin | LHP Jose Fernandez | LHP Chris Rusin | 2B Yangervis Solarte (Hanshin (Japan)) | OF Yonder Alonso

Baltimore Orioles
Signed: RHP Mickey Jannis | RHP Brady Rodgers | RHP Cesar Valdez (Yucatan (Mexican)) | LHP Wade LeBlanc | LHP Tommy Milone | C Bryan Holaday
Removed from 40-man: RHP Marcos Diplan (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Eric Hanhold (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Branden Kline (outrighted to Triple-A) | 2B Pat Valaika (outrighted to Triple-A) | 2B Steve Wilkerson (outrighted to Triple-A)

Boston Red Sox
Signed: RHP Stetson Allie | 1B Joey Meneses (Orix (Japan)) | 3B Ryder Jones | OF Cesar Puello
Released: C Justin Qiang | OF Keibert Petit
Traded: LHP David Price, OF Mookie Betts and cash to Dodgers for C Connor Wong, SS Jeter Downs and OF Alex Verdugo 
Traded: C Jhon Nunez to Tigers for LHP Matt Hall (DFA)
Traded: SS Angeudis Santos to Marlins for RHP Austin Brice
Traded: 1B Sam Travis (DFA) to Rangers for LHP Jeffrey Springs (DFA)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Denyi Reyes (outrighted to Double-A)| LHP Bobby Poyner (outrighted to Triple-A) | 2B Marco Hernandez (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago Cubs
Signed: RHP Jason Adam | RHP Dario Beltre | LHP Adam Choplick | LHP Tyler Olson | LHP Matt Tenuta | C Alberto Mineo | C Josh Phegley | C Jordan Procyshen | 1B Jordan Patterson | 2B Carlos Asuaje | 2B Corban Joseph | 2B Jason Kipnis
Released: RHP Alfredo Colorado | RHP Willians Vasquez | RHP Omar Ventura | OF Ricardo Verenzuela
Traded: OF Tony Kemp to Athletics for 1B Alfonso Rivas 
Traded: 2B Clayton Daniel to Dodgers for RHP Casey Sadler (DFA)
Removed from 40-man: LHP C.D. Pelham (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago White Sox
Signed: RHP Alex McRae | RHP Bryan Mitchell | RHP Connor Sadzeck | LHP Christian Friedrich | 2B L.J. Mazzilli (Long Island (Atlantic)) | 3B Cheslor Cuthbert | SS Andrew Romine | OF Trayvon Robinson
Removed from 40-man: RHP Dylan Covey (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Tayron Guerrero (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Kodi Medeiros (outrighted to Triple-A)
Elected free agency: RHP Dylan Covey

Cincinnati Reds
Signed: RHP Nate Jones | RHP Chris Volstad | LHP Jesse Biddle | 1B Matt Davidson | 2B Derek Dietrich | OF Brandon Barnes
Released: 1B Rylan Thomas
Removed from 40-man: RHP Sal Romano (outrighted to Double-A)

Cleveland Indians
Signed: RHP Dominic Leone | C Yojhan Quevedo | C Cameron Rupp

Colorado Rockies
Signed: RHP Ubaldo Jimenez (did not play in 2018 or 2019) | RHP Matt Pierpont | LHP Tim Collins | LHP Zac Rosscup
Released: RHP Peyton Gray
Voluntarily retired: RHP Robert Tyler | SS LeeMarcus Boyd

Detroit Tigers
Signed: RHP Dario Agrazal (re-signed) | RHP Chris Smith | 1B Kennys Vargas (Lotte (Japan)) | SS Jordy Mercer (re-signed)
Traded: LHP Matt Hall (DFA) to Red Sox for C Jhon Nunez
Removed from 40-man: RHP Dario Agrazal (outrighted to Triple-A) | 1B Brandon Dixon (outrighted to Triple-A)

Houston Astros
Signed: RHP Jared Hughes
Traded: RHP Peyton Battenfield and OF Cal Stevenson to Rays for RHP Austin Pruitt
Removed from 40-man
: RHP Dean Deetz (outrighted to Triple-A)

Kansas City Royals
Signed: RHP Greg Holland | RHP Nick Howard (re-signed) | LHP Alex Katz (Long Island (Atlantic)) | C Parker Morin (Lancaster (Atlantic))
Released: LHP Jaret Hellinger
Removed from 40-man: RHP Heath Fillmyer (outrighted to Triple-A)

Los Angeles Angels
Signed: RHP Michael Kohn | LHP Ryan Buchter
Traded: RHP Jeremy Beasley to D-backs for RHP Matt Andriese
Removed from 40-man: RHP Parker Markel (outrighted to Triple-A)

Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed: RHP Daniel Corcino (re-signed) | RHP Kieran Lovegrove | C Jose Lobaton (re-signed) | OF Blake Gailen (re-signed)| OF Terrance Gore| OF Matt Lipka
Released: C Garrett Hope
Traded: RHP Kenta Maeda, C Jair Camargo and cash to Twins for RHP Brusdar Graterol, OF Luke Raley and 2020 supplemental second-round pick
Traded: RHP Casey Sadler (DFA) to Cubs for 2B Clayton Daniel
Traded: C Connor Wong, SS Jeter Downs and OF Alex Verdugo to Red Sox for LHP David Price, OF Mookie Betts and cash
Traded: OF Kyle Garlick (DFA) to Phillies for LHP Tyler Gilbert  
Removed from 40-man: 1B Tyler White (outrighted to Triple-A)

Miami Marlins
Signed: RHP Brad Boxberger | 3B Sean Rodriguez
Traded: RHP Austin Brice to Red Sox for SS Angeudis Santos
Traded: 3B James Nelson to Yankees for LHP Stephen Tarpley (DFA)
Traded: OF Austin Dean (DFA) to Cardinals for OF Diowill Burgos

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed: RHP Garrett Mundell (Trois-Rivieres (Can-Am)) | C Tuffy Gosewisch (re-signed) | OF Jack Meggs (Evansville (Frontier))
Released: C Charlie Meyer | 2B Matthew Mika
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jake Faria (outrighted to Triple-A)

Minnesota Twins
Signed: RHP Austin Adams | RHP Alec Asher (Sugar Land (Atlantic)) | RHP Parker Bridwell | RHP Brandon Koch | RHP Joey Krehbiel | RHP Casey Lawrence | RHP Juan Minaya | RHP Chris Rowley | RHP Lukas Young | C Jarett Rindfleisch (did not play in 2019) | 2B Levi Michael | 2B Peter Mooney | 3B Anderson Feliz | SS Calten Daal | OF Lane Adams
Traded: RHP Brusdar Graterol, OF Luke Raley and 2020 supplemental second-round pick to Dodgers for RHP Kenta Maeda, C Jair Camargo and cash
Traded: RHP Ryne Harper (DFA) to Nationals for RHP Hunter McMahon
Voluntarily retired: RHP Randy LeBlanc | 3B Michael Davis

New York Mets
Signed: RHP Erasmo Ramirez | RHP Yefry Ramirez | RHP Robert Whalen (did not play in 2019) | C Rene Rivera (re-signed) | 1B Joey Terdoslavich (Lancaster (Atlantic)) | SS Jake Hager | OF Sebastian Elizalde

New York Yankees
Signed: RHP Chad Bettis | RHP Kevin Gadea (did not play in 2017, 2018 or 2019) | RHP David Hale (re-signed) | RHP Dan Otero | RHP Tony Zych (did not play in 2018 or 2019) | C Wynston Sawyer | C Josh Thole
Released: OF Antonio Arias
Traded: LHP Stephen Tarpley (DFA) to Marlins for 3B James Nelson
Voluntarily retired: RHP Austin Gardner

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Oakland Athletics
Signed: RHP Michael Ynoa | LHP Donnie Hart | LHP Jared Koenig (Lake Erie (Frontier)) | C Ronnie Freeman | SS Ryan Court
Traded: 1B Alfonso Rivas to Cubs for OF Tony Kemp

Philadelphia Phillies
Signed: RHP Bud Norris | RHP Blake Parker (re-signed) | RHP Drew Storen | LHP Francisco Liriano | 2B Neil Walker | SS Ronald Torreyes
Released: RHP Rafael Carvajal | RHP Rafi Gonell | RHP Jose Taveras | 3B Seth Lancaster | OF Juan Carlos Smith
Traded: LHP Tyler Gilbert to Dodgers for OF Kyle Garlick (DFA)
Voluntarily retired: RHP Grant Dyer
Removed from 40-man: RHP JD Hammer (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Trevor Kelley (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Odubel Herrera (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Nick Martini (outrighted to Triple-A)

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed: C Andrew Susac
Traded: OF Starling Marte and cash to D-backs for RHP Brennan Malone, SS Liover Peguero and 2019-20 international bonus pool money
Voluntarily retired: C Marshall Gilbert
Removed from 40-man: OF Pablo Reyes (outrighted to Triple-A)
Placed on restricted list: RHP Logan Stoelke

St. Louis Cardinals
Signed: RHP Johnny Hellweg (Hiroshima (Japan)) | RHP Grant Black (New Britain (Atlantic))
Traded: 1B Jose Martinez, OF Randy Arozarena and future considerations to Rays for LHP Matthew Lieberatore, OF Edgardo Rodriguez and future considerations
Traded: OF Diowill Burgos to Marlins for OF Austin Dean (DFA)

San Diego Padres
Signed: RHP Seth Frankoff (Doosan (Korea)) | LHP Daniel Camarena | LHP Ian Clarkin | LHP Kyle Regnault (Hiroshima (Japan)) | 2B Gordon Beckham | SS Joseph Fernando (NDFA—Bethune-Cookman) | OF Dondrei Hubbard (Lake Erie (Frontier))
Traded: C Logan Driscoll and OF Manuel Margot to Rays for RHP Emilio Pagan

San Francisco Giants
Signed: RHP Trevor Cahill | RHP Tyson Ross | RHP Nick Vincent | LHP Jerry Blevins | C Rob Brantly | 1B Darin Ruf (Samsung (Korea)) | 2B Yolmer Sanchez | 3B Pablo Sandoval (re-signed) | OF Brandon Guyer | OF Billy Hamilton
Released: RHP Jesus Reyes | RHP Jose Yan | LHP Sandro Cabrera | SS Francisco Medina | SS Enoc Watts | OF Raiber Gutierrez
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jake Jewell (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Luis Madero (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Trevor Oaks (outrighted to Triple-A)

Seattle Mariners
Signed: RHP Cody Anderson | RHP Chasen Bradford (re-signed) | RHP Louis Head | LHP Wei-Yin Chen | LHP Dietrich Enns | C Joe Hudson | 2B Alen Hanson | SS Ryan McLaughlin (NDFA—New York University) | OF Collin Cowgill | OF Carlos Gonzalez
Removed from 40-man: RHP Matt Festa (outrighted to Triple-A)

Tampa Bay Rays
Signed: RHP Dylan Covey | RHP John Curtiss | RHP Angel German | RHP Brooks Pounders | RHP Aaron Slegers (re-signed) | LHP Sean Gilmartin | LHP Aaron Loup | C Kevan Smith | 1B Conrad Gregor (New Jersey (Can-Am)) | OF Johnny Davis (re-signed)
Traded: RHP Emilio Pagan to Padres for C Logan Driscoll and OF Manuel Margot
Traded: RHP Austin Pruitt to Astros for RHP Peyton Battenfield and OF Cal Stevenson
Traded: LHP Matthew Liberatore, C Edgardo Rodriguez and future considerations to Cardinals for 1B Jose Martinez, OF Randy Arozarena and future considerations

Texas Rangers
Signed: RHP Cody Allen | RHP Luis Garcia | RHP Taylor Guerrieri | RHP Taylor Jungmann (Yomiuri (Japan)) | RHP Derek Law | LHP James Jones | 1B Greg Bird | SS Yadiel Rivera
Released: 2B Juan Bidau
Traded: LHP Jeffrey Springs (DFA) to Red Sox for 1B Sam Travis (DFA)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jimmy Herget (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Kyle Bird (outrighted to Triple-A)

Toronto Blue Jays
Signed: RHP Ryan Dull (re-signed) | LHP Brian Moran | C Mac James | C Caleb Joseph | 2B Joe Panik | 3B Deiferson Barreto (re-signed) | 3B Mitch Walding

Washington Nationals
Signed: RHP Tyler Eppler (Orix (Japan)) | RHP Ronald Pena (re-signed) | C Welington Castillo | SS Bengie Gonzalez (re-signed) | SS Luis Sardinas (re-signed) | OF JB Shuck | OF Carlos Tocci | OF Mac Williamson
Traded: RHP Hunter McMahon to Twins for Ryne Harper (DFA)
Voluntarily retired: RHP Tommy Peterson



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