Minor League Transactions
Transactions involving minor league players for the period June 20-June 29, 2020. A full breakdown of official releases by each club can be found here.
An asterisk (*) denotes a released player who subsequently re-signed a minor league deal with the organization because his name appears on its 60-man player pool for the 2020 season.
Released: OF Jon Jay*
Signed: OF Ethan Workinger (NDFA—San Diego City JC)
Signed: OF Dylan Harris (NDFA—North Carolina)
Boston Red Sox
Released: C Jonathan Lucroy*
Kansas City Royals
Signed Draft Picks: LHP Christian Chamberlain (4)
Signed: RHP John McMillon (NDFA—Texas Tech) | LHP A.J. Block (NDFA—Washington State) | C Kale Emshoff (NDFA—Arkansas-Little Rock) | 1B Matt Schmidt (NDFA—Michigan) | OF Tucker Bradley (NDFA—Georgia)
Released: C Parker Morin
Released: RHP Jairo Garcia | RHP Zaquiel Puentes | RHP Luis Tejeda | LHP Dakota Bennett | C Jonathan Chinchilla | C Gunner Pollman | 2B J.C. Millan | SS Raul Campos | SS Walner Espinal | SS Sean Rodriguez | SS Jack Strunc | OF Matt Kemp | OF Milton Smith
Brett Phillips Takes His Turn As Latest Unlikely Rays Playoff Hero
The Rays acquired Phillips just before the trade deadline and gave him just 25 plate appearances in 17 games.
San Francisco Giants
Signed: RHP Will Jensen (NDFA—Pepperdine)
Released: RHP Trevor Cahill* | RHP Tyson Ross | RHP Nick Vincent | 2B Yolmer Sanchez* | SS Jamie Westbrook | 3B Pablo Sandoval* | OF Billy Hamilton*
Released: 3B Matt Duffy