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Minor League Transactions

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Transactions involving minor league players for the period May 19-29. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

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Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed:
LHP Henry Owens (released by Dodgers, May 18)
Acquired: 2B Tyler Ladendorf from Blue Jays for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Clay Buchholz

Atlanta Braves
Signed:
SS Luis Marte (released by Rangers, May 18)
Released: LHP Jhonny Diaz | SS Cleuluis Rondon
Added to 40-man roster: OF Dustin Peterson

Baltimore Orioles
Acquired:
SS Hector Leon from Astros for 2017-18 international bonus pool money

Chicago Cubs
Signed:
RHP Dalton Geekie (Lake Erie (Frontier))
Released: RHP Elvis Diaz | RHP Kyle Miller
Traded: LHP Michael Roth to Rangers for cash
Added to 40-man roster: C Chris Gimenez
Removed from 40-man: 1B Efren Navarro (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago White Sox
Signed:
LHP Jairo Labourt (released by Tigers, May 20) | OF Alex Presley (released by Orioles, May 18) | OF Michael Saunders (released by Orioles, May 15)
Added to 40-man roster: C Alfredo Gonzalez | 1B Matt Skole
Designated for assignment: RHP Ricardo Pinto

Cincinnati Reds
Signed:
RHP Alejandro Chacin (Sugar Land (Atlantic))
Acquired: RHP Tommy Bergjans from Phillies for cash
Added to 40-man roster: OF Brandon Dixon

Cleveland Indians
Signed:
RHP Mitch Talbot (Sugar Land (Atlantic))
Acquired: RHP Myles Jaye from Twins for cash
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Jeff Beliveau | OF Melky Cabrera
Removed from 40-man: RHP Alexi Ogando (outrighted to Triple-A)

Colorado Rockies
Signed:
LHP Mason Melotakis (released by Twins, May 11) | 3B Nelson Molina (released by Twins, May 13) | OF Matt Hearn (Gateway (Frontier))
Released: RHP Jason Garcia | Cody Gunter

Detroit Tigers
Signed:
LHP Kevin Chapman (New Britain (Atlantic))
Released: LHP Jairo Labourt | 3B Gabriel Quintana | OF Ignacio Valdez

Houston Astros
Released:
1B Jon Singleton
Traded: SS Hector Leon to Orioles for 2017-18 international bonus pool money
Added to 40-man roster: C Tim Federowicz

Kansas City Royals
Signed:
RHP Michael Mariot (released by Padres, May 10)
Released: RHP Jared Ruxer

Los Angeles Angels
Signed:
RHP Eduardo Rivera (released by Giants, May 2)
Released: RHP Jordan Jankowski | 2B Ryan Schimpf | SS Jake Yacinich
Traded: 1B Chris Carter to Twins for cash
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Ian Krol | C Jose Briceno

Los Angeles Dodgers
Released:
RHP Frank Duncan

Miami Marlins
Released:
RHP Chris Mazza | C Chris Hoo

Milwaukee Brewers
Released:
RHP Angel Ventura | 2B Javier Betancourt
Acquired: C Erik Kratz from Yankees for cash
Added to 40-man roster: C Erik Kratz

Minnesota Twins
Released:
1B Brock Stassi | OF Jared Foster
Traded: RHP Phil Hughes, cash and 2018 supplemental second-round pick to Padres for C Janigson Villalobos
Traded: RHP Myles Jaye to Indians for cash
Acquired: 1B Chris Carter from Angels for cash

New York Mets
Signed:
RHP Cody Martin | LHP Aaron Laffey (Somerset (Atlantic)) | 2B Christian Colon (released by Braves, May 9) | SS Joey Wong (Southern Maryland (Atlantic)) | OF Ezequiel Carrera (released by Braves, May 17)
Released: RHP Johnny Magliozzi | SS Pedro Ventura | SS Colby Woodmansee | OF Kenneth Bautista
Removed from 40-man: C Jose Lobaton (outrighted to Triple-A)

New York Yankees
Signed:
RHP David Hale (re-signed) | C Wilkin Castillo (Long Island (Atlantic))
Released: RHP Luis Cedeno | LHP Daniel Camarena | 1B Dalton Blaser | 1B Adam Lind | SS Vince Conde
Traded: C Erik Kratz to Brewers for cash
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Ryan Bollinger
Removed from 40-man: LHP Ryan Bollinger (outrighted to Double-A)

Oakland Athletics
Acquired:
RHP Wilmer Font (DFA) to Rays for RHP Peter Bayer
Designated for assignment: C Dustin Garneau

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Philadelphia Phillies
Released:
LHP Joey DeNato | OF Yahir Gurrola
Traded: RHP Tommy Bergjans to Reds for cash

Pittsburgh Pirates
Released:
RHP Tyler Jones | SS Trae Arbet | SS Kevin Mahala

St. Louis Cardinals
Released:
OF Carlos Talavera

San Diego Padres
Released:
RHP Alex Cunningham
Traded: C Janigson Villalobos to Twins for RHP Phil Hughes, cash and 2018 supplemental second-round pick
Designated for assignment: LHP Kyle McGrath

San Francisco Giants
Signed:
RHP Taylor Hill (released by Nationals, March 28) | LHP Daniel Camarena (released by Yankees, May 20)
Released: C Hector Sanchez
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Dereck Rodriguez
Designated for assignment: LHP D.J. Snelten

Seattle Mariners
Traded:
RHP Andrew Moore and RHP Tommy Romero to Rays for RHP Alex Colome, OF Denard Span and cash
Added to 40-man roster: C Chris Herrmann | OF John Andreoli
Designated for assignment: SS Taylor Motter (lost on waivers to Twins)

Tampa Bay Rays
Released:
RHP Deivy Mendez | RHP Adrian Navas
Traded: RHP Peter Bayer to Athletics for RHP Wilmer Font (DFA)
Traded: RHP Alex Colome, OF Denard Span and cash to Mariners for RHP Andrew Moore and RHP Tommy Romero
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Vidal Nuno

Texas Rangers
Signed:
SS Cliff Pennington (elected free agency from Reds, May 17)
Released: SS Luis Marte
Acquired: LHP Michael Roth from Cubs for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Austin Bibens-Dirkx
Designated for assignment: 2B Eliezer Alvarez

Toronto Blue Jays
Released:
2B Will Savage | OF Bryan Hudson
Traded: 2B Tyler Ladendorf to Diamondbacks for cash

Washington Nationals
Signed:
LHP Josh Edgin (released by Orioles, May 18) | OF Jaff Decker (released by Braves, May 1) | OF Adam Brett Walker (Kansas City (American Association))
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Justin Miller | LHP Tim Collins | OF Juan Soto
Removed from 40-man: RHP Carlos Torres (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Moises Sierra (outrighted to Triple-A)

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