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Minor League Transactions



Transactions involving minor league players for the period Nov. 3-Dec. 17. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed: LHP Kyle Crockett (did not play in 2019)
Added to 40-man: RHP Riley Smith | RHP Taylor Widener | 2B Andy Young | 3B Wyatt Mathisen

Atlanta Braves
Signed: RHP Elison Joseph | 2B Charlie Culberson (re-signed) | SS Pete Kozma | OF Rafael Ortega (re-signed)
Added to 40-man: RHP Jasseel de la Cruz | LHP Tucker Davidson | LHP Phil Pfeifer | C William Contreras | OF Cristian Pache 
Minor league Rule 5 pick: 2B Wendell Rijo (from Yankees)

Baltimore Orioles
Signed: LHP Rob Zastryzny | 2B Dilson Herrera | SS Malquin Canelo | SS Angelo Mora (Rockland (Can-Am)) | OF Mason Williams (re-signed)
Traded: RHP Dylan Bundy to Angels for RHP Kyle Bradish, RHP Kyle Brnovich, RHP Isaac Mattson and RHP Zach Peek
Traded: 2B Jonathan Villar to Marlins for LHP Easton Lucas
Added to 40-man: RHP Dean Kremer | LHP Keegan Akin | 1B Ryan Mountcastle | OF Ryan McKenna
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Brandon Bailey (from Astros) | RHP Michael Rucker (from Cubs)
Minor league Rule 5 pick: 2B Wilbis Santiago (from Indians) | OF Cristopher Cespedes (from Indians)

Boston Red Sox
Signed: RHP Robinson Leyer (re-signed) | C Joe DeCarlo (released by Mariners, Aug. 20) | 3B Juremi Profar | OF Nick Longhi
Released: RHP Jake Cosart | RHP Devon Fisher | RHP Hildemaro Requena | LHP Angel Padron | C Alberto Jose Schmidt | 2B Jonathan Ortega | OF Fabian Andrade | OF Jordan Wren
Traded: C Sandy Leon to Indians for RHP Adenys Bautista.
Added to 40-man: LHP Yoan Aybar | LHP Kyle Hart | 3B Bobby Dalbec | SS C.J. Chatham | OF Marcus Wilson 
Removed from 40-man: LHP Brian Johnson (outrighted to Triple-A)
Major league Rule 5 pick: SS Jonathan Arauz (from Astros)
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Jose Espada (from Blue Jays) | RHP Raynel Espinal (from Yankees)

Chicago Cubs
Added to 40-man: RHP Tyson Miller | RHP Manuel Rodriguez | C Miguel Amaya | SS Zack Short 
Major league Rule 5 pick: Trevor Megill (from Padres)
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Brock Stewart (from Blue Jays) | SS David Masters (from Nationals) | OF Jerrick Suiter (from Pirates) | OF Vance Vizcaino (from Rockies)

Chicago White Sox
Signed: C Xavier Fernandez
Traded: OF Steele Walker to Rangers for OF Nomar Mazara
Added to 40-man: RHP Zach Burdi | RHP Dane Dunning | RHP Matt Foster | RHP Jimmy Lambert | LHP Bernardo Flores | C Yermin Mercedes | OF Blake Rutherford
Removed from 40-man: |OF Daniel Palka (outrighted to Triple-A)
Minor league Rule 5 pick: RHP Will Carter (from Yankees)

Cincinnati Reds
Signed: RHP Dylan Rheault (Lancaster (Atlantic)) | C Francisco Pena | 2B Christian Colon (re-signed)
Released: RHP Daniel De La Fuente | RHP Tyler Gibson | RHP Junior Harding | Cory Heitler | RHP Thomas Lane | Justin McGregor | RHP Johnathon Tripp | RHP Jose Valenzuela | 3B Montrell Marshall | SS Danielito Remy | OF Michael Spooner
Added to 40-man: RHP Tejay Antone | RHP Ryan Hendrix | RHP Tony Santillan | C Tyler Stephenson
Removed from 40-man: Ruben Alaniz (outrighted to Triple-A)
Major league Rule 5 pick: OF Mark Payton (from Athletics)
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Miguel Figueroa (from Giants) | SS Michael De Leon (from Rangers)

Cleveland Indians
Signed: C Beau Taylor
Traded: RHP Adenys Bautista to Red Sox for C Sandy Leon
Traded: 2B Mark Mathias to Brewers for C Andres Melendez 
Added to 40-man: RHP Triston McKenzie | LHP Scott Moss | OF Daniel Johnson
Minor league Rule 5 picks: Jhon Peluffo (from Orioles) | LHP Daniel Young (from Blue Jays)

Colorado Rockies
Signed: RHP Wes Parsons (re-signed) | SS Eric Stamets | OF Zach Borenstein (Sugar Land (Atlantic)) | OF Michael Choice (Laguna (Mexican))
Voluntarily Retired: RHP Colton Hathcock
Added to 40-man: RHP Ashton Goudeau | RHP Antonio Santos | LHP Ben Bowden | 3B Tyler Nevin
Removed from 40-man: RHP Joe Harvey (outrighted to Triple-A)
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Nate Griep (from Brewers) | RHP Michael Petersen (from Brewers)

Detroit Tigers
Signed: RHP Tim Adleman (re-signed) | OF Jorge Bonifacio 
Released: RHP Jose Vasquez | C Gustavo Figueroa | C Pedro Hurtado | C Moises Nunez | OF Darwin Alvarado  
Added to 40-man: RHP Beau Burrows | RHP Anthony Castro | RHP Kyle Funkhouser | 3B Isaac Paredes | OF Daz Cameron | OF Derek Hill  
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Rony Garcia (from Yankees) 
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Ruben Garcia (from Orioles) | 2B Brian Schales (from Twins)

Houston Astros
Signed: RHP Jon Edwards  
Traded: OF Jake Marisnick to Mets for LHP Blake Taylor and OF Kenedy Corona
Added to 40-man: RHP Cristian Javier | RHP Enoli Paredes | RHP Nivaldo Rodriguez | 1B Taylor Jones

Kansas City Royals
Signed: RHP Andres Machado (re-signed) | RHP Trevor Rosenthal | SS Matt Reynolds | LHP Cole Watts  
Voluntarily retired: LHP Emilio Ogando  
Added to 40-man: RHP Carlos Hernandez | LHP Foster Griffin | SS Jeison Guzman | OF Nick Heath  
Removed from 40-man: RHP Conner Greene (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Arnaldo Hernandez (outrighted to Triple-A) | C Nick Dini (outrighted to Triple-A) 
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Stephen Woods (from Rays)

Los Angeles Angels
Signed: LHP Hoby Milner | 1B Joey Curletta | 2B Arismendy Alcantara | 3B Victor Acosta | SS Luis Aviles  
Traded: RHP Kyle Bradish, RHP Kyle Brnovich, RHP Isaac Mattson and RHP Zach Peek to Orioles for RHP Dylan Bundy
Traded: 3B Zack Cozart and SS Will Wilson to Giants for LHP Garrett Williams
Voluntarily retired: LHP Seth Ballew  
Added to 40-man: LHP Hector Yan | 2B Jahmai Jones  
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jose Rodriguez (outrighted to Triple-A) 
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Erick Julio (from Rockies) | C Carlos Reina (from Reds) | OF Pedro Diaz (from Rays) | OF Edwin Yon (from Reds)

Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed: RHP Justin De Fratus (re-signed) | RHP Tyler Ferguson (Trois-Rivieries (Can-Am)) | LHP Casey Crosby (Lancaster (Atlantic)) | LHP Reymin Guduan  
Released: RHP Juan Gonzalez | RHP Ricardo Hernandez | RHP Maykel Rabsatt | RHP Alfredo Tavarez | RHP Jesus Turizo | LHP Gabe Benavides | 1B Meaux Landry | 2B Alfonso Guillen | 2B Brandon Montgomery | SS Jeremy Arocho | SS Preston Grand Pre | OF Logan Landon | OF Jon Littell | OF Brayan Rodriguez | IF Luis Rodriguez  
Voluntarily retired: OF Matt Cogen | OF Josh McLain  
Added to 40-man: RHP Mitchell White | 2B Zach McKinstry | OF DJ Peters  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: 2B Carlos Sepulveda (from Cubs)

Miami Marlins
Signed: RHP Josh A. Smith
Traded: LHP Easton Lucas to Orioles for 2B Jonathan Villar
Added to 40-man: RHP Edward Cabrera | RHP Humberto Mejia | RHP Nick Neidert | RHP Sixto Sanchez | 1B Lewin Diaz | SS Jazz Chisholm  
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Sterling Sharp (from Nationals) 
Minor league Rule 5 pick: C Julian Leon (from Angels)

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed: RHP Jesus Castillo | RHP Justin Grimm | LHP Chris Lee (St. Paul (American Association)) | 1B Luis Castro | OF Keon Broxton | OF Alexander Palma  
Released: LHP Cam Roegner  
Traded: RHP Adam Hill and 2020 supplemental second-round pick to Mariners for C Omar Narvaez 
Traded: C Andres Melendez to Indians for 2B Mark Mathias 
Added to 40-man: RHP J.P. Feyereisen | 2B Mark Mathias | OF Corey Ray

Minnesota Twins
Signed: LHP Blaine Hardy | LHP Mitch Horacek  
Released: LHP Fredderi Soto  
Voluntarily retired: C Cole Donaldson  
Added to 40-man: RHP Dakota Chalmers | RHP Jhoan Duran | 2B Travis Blankenhorn | OF Gilberto Celestino | OF Luke Raley

New York Mets
Signed: RHP Francisco Rios | LHP Chasen Shreve | 2B Max Moroff | OF Ryan Cordell | OF Jarrett Parker  
Released: RHP Nelson Leon | RHP Ronald Taylor | C Zak Whalin | SS Anderson Bohorquez  
Traded: LHP Blake Taylor and OF Kenedy Corona to Astros for OF Jake Marisnick
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jordan Humphreys | LHP Thomas Szapucki | C Ali Sanchez | SS Andres Gimenez  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: RHP Adam Oller (from Giants)

New York Yankees
Signed: SS Rosell Herrera | OF Thomas Milone  
Elected free agency: 1B Greg Bird  
Added to 40-man: RHP Deivi Garcia | RHP Luis Gil | RHP Brooks Kriske | RHP Luis Medina | RHP Nick Nelson | RHP Miguel Yajure | OF Estevan Florial  
Removed from 40-man: 1B Greg Bird (outrighted to Triple-A)

Oakland Athletics
Signed: RHP Ian Gardeck | RHP Zach Lee | RHP Brian Schlitter (re-signed) | RHP Jaime Schultz | RHP Jordan Weems | LHP Lucas Luetge | 2B Nate Orf | SS Ryan Goins | OF Dillon Thomas  
Acquired: OF Buddy Reed from Padres as PTBN for 2B Jurickson Profar
Added to 40-man: RHP Daulton Jefferies  
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Deivy Mendez (from Padres) | C Jose Colina (from Indians) | OF Jason Krizan (from Mets)

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Philadelphia Phillies
Released: RHP Alexis Araujo | RHP Kyle Arjona | RHP Luis Carrasco | RHP Juan Escorcia  | RHP Omar Maldonado | RHP Eric White | 2B Brayan Gonzalez | OF Danny Mayer  
Traded: 3B Curtis Mead to Rays for LHP Cristopher Sanchez
Added to 40-man: RHP Mauricio Llovera | LHP Garrett Cleavinger | LHP JoJo Romero | LHP Cristopher Sanchez  
Major league Rule 5 pick: SS Vimael Machin (from Cubs, then sold to Athletics)

Pittsburgh Pirates
Released: RHP Luis Arrieta | RHP Francis Del Orbe | RHP Yeudy Garcia | RHP Hai-cheng Gong | RHP Michael Lopresti | RHP Alec Rennard | RHP Julio Rosario | RHP Bryan Torres | RHP Yandy Vega | LHP Starlyn Reynoso | 1B Nick Patten | 2B Dean Lockery | 2B Matt Morrow | 2B Raul Siri | 3B Jesse Medrano | SS Chase Lambert | SS Victor Ngoepe  
Voluntarily retired: RHP Gavin Wallace  
Added to 40-man: RHP Blake Cederlind | RHP Cody Ponce | 1B Will Craig | 3B Ke'Bryan Hayes | SS Oneil Cruz  
Removed from 40-man: RHP Montana DuRapau (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Luis Escobar (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Williams Jerez (outrighted to Triple-A) 
Minor league Rule 5 pick: RHP Alex Aquino (from Braves)

St. Louis Cardinals
Signed: LHP Liarvis Breto | LHP Rob Kaminsky  
Added to 40-man: RHP Alvaro Seijas | RHP Jake Woodford | 3B Elehuris Montero  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: RHP Jacob Bosiokovic (from Rockies) | RHP Jordan Brink (from Brewers) | RHP Enrique Saldana (from Rockies)

San Diego Padres
Signed: RHP Pedro Avila (re-signed) | RHP Miguel Diaz (re-signed) | RHP Chase Johnson | C Charlie Valerio (Southern Maryland (Atlantic)) | 3B Seth Mejias-Brean (re-signed) | OF Abraham Almonte  
Traded: 2B Xavier Edwards, OF Hunter Renfroe and PTBN to Rays for OF Tommy Pham and SS Jake Cronenworth
Traded: OF Buddy Reed to Athletics as PTBN for 2B Jurickson Profar
Added to 40-man: OF Jorge Ona  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: LHP Brady Feigl (from Rangers)

San Francisco Giants
Signed: RHP Rico Garcia (re-signed) | RHP Trey McNutt  
Traded: LHP Garrett Williams to Angels as PTBN for 3B Zack Cozart and SS Will Wilson
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Dany Jimenez (from Blue Jays) 
Minor league Rule 5 pick: C Bryan Torres (from Brewers)

Seattle Mariners 
Signed: 3B Mitch Nay | OF Connor Lien  
Released: RHP Carlos Hernandez | RHP Robert Whalen  
Traded: C Omar Narvaez to Brewers for RHP Adam Hill and 2020 supplemental second-round pick
Added to 40-man: 1B Evan White  
Major league Rule 5 pick: RHP Yohan Ramirez (from Astros) 
Minor league Rule 5 picks: C Brian O'Keefe (from Cardinals) | 1B Dariel Gomez (from Cardinals) | OF Jhonny Santos (from Marlins)

Tampa Bay Rays 
Signed: RHP Jose Disla (re-signed) 
Released: RHP Ryan Allain | RHP Justin Montgomery | RHP Joe Serrapica | LHP Blake Pflughaupt | C Mac James | C Jerry Lopez | 1B Russ Olive | OF Marvin Malone  
Traded: LHP Cristopher Sanchez to Phillies for 3B Curtis Mead
Traded: OF Tommy Pham and SS Jake Cronenworth to Padres for 2B Xavier Edwards, OF Hunter Renfroe and PTBN
Added to 40-man: C Ronaldo Hernandez | 2B Vidal Brujan | 3B Kevin Padlo | SS Jake Cronenworth | SS Lucius Fox  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: LHP Faustino Carrera (from Cubs)

Texas Rangers
Signed: C Nick Ciuffo  
Traded: OF Nomar Mazara to White Sox for OF Steele Walker 
Added to 40-man: RHP Kyle Cody | RHP Demarcus Evans | RHP Tyler Phillips | 3B Sherten Apostel | SS Anderson Tejeda | OF Leody Taveras  
Removed from 40-man: RHP Taylor Guerrieri (outrighted to Triple-A) 
Minor league Rule 5 picks: RHP Eris Filpo (from Rockies) | RHP Andriu Marin (from Twins)

Toronto Blue Jays 
Signed: RHP Phillippe Aumont (Ottawa (Can-Am)) | RHP A.J. Cole | RHP James Dykstra (Southern Maryland (Atlantic)) | RHP Justin Miller | RHP Willy Ortiz (re-signed) | OF Patrick Kivlehan (re-signed) 
Released: RHP Ryan Dull  
Voluntarily retired: RHP Kyle Weatherly | C Troy Squires  
Added to 40-man: RHP Thomas Hatch | 2B Santiago Espinal  
Removed from 40-man: LHP Tim Mayza (outrighted to Triple-A) 
Minor league Rule 5 pick: RHP Hobie Harris (from Yankees)

Washington Nationals 
Signed: RHP David Hernandez | SS David Masters (re-signed) 
Added to 40-man: LHP Ben Braymer  
Minor league Rule 5 pick: SS Manuel Geraldo (from Giants)

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