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Minor League Transactions



Transactions involving minor league players for the period Oct. 5-19. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

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layers who re-sign with their organizations would have been eligible for minor league free agency after the World Series had they not agreed to terms.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed:
RHP Shane Watson (Southern Maryland (Atlantic))
Released: RHP Jhoendri Herrera | RHP Jose Lopez | RHP Melvin Ovalles | RHP Juan Torres | RHP Jake Winston | 1B Terence Connelly | 3B Luis Lara | SS Ryan Tufts
Elected free agency: RHP Albert Suarez | OF Patrick Kivlehan
Removed from 40-man: OF Patrick Kivlehan (outrighted to Triple-A)

Atlanta Braves
Assigned to Arizona Fall League:
RHP Jeremy Walker | LHP Thomas Burrows | LHP Adam McCreery | LHP Kyle Muller | SS Ray-Patrick Didder | OF Braxton Davidson | OF Cristian Pache | OF Isranel Wilson
Elected free agency: RHP Josh Ravin | RHP Chase Whitley | 2B Phil Gosselin | OF Danny Santana

Baltimore Orioles
Signed:
RHP Cristian Alvarado (re-signed)
Released: RHP Patrick Baker | RHP Mike Burke | RHP Jose Diaz | RHP Manuel Dominguez | RHP Lucas Humpal | RHP Christian Turnipseed | RHP Nick Vichio | LHP Alex Katz | LHP Alirio Negrette | LHP Matt Trowbridge | 2B Max Hogan | 3B Jaime Estrada | SS Milton Ramos | OF Natanael Delgado
Elected free agency: 1B Pedro Alvarez

Chicago Cubs
Elected free agency:
RHP Anthony Bass

Chicago White Sox
Signed:
LHP Jordis Ramos (re-signed) | LHP Colton Turner (re-signed) | C Darrell Miller Jr. (Schaumburg (Frontier))
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Jhoan Quijada

Cincinnati Reds
Signed:
RHP Jose Adames (re-signed) | LHP Joe Mantiply (re-signed) | LHP Juan Martinez (re-signed)
Released: RHP Doug Norman | RHP Darren Shred
Acquired: RHP Ryan Lillie from Marlins for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($750,000)

Cleveland Indians
Signed:
RHP Scott Peoples (re-signed)

Colorado Rockies
Released:
C Sam Tidaback
Elected free agency: RHP Brooks Pounders | SS Daniel Castro
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: RHP Logan Cozart | RHP Scott McGough | LHP Sean Nolin | 1B Roberto Ramos
Assigned to Venezuelan League: 2B Luis Castro | SS Carlos Herrera | OF Manuel Melendez

Detroit Tigers
Signed: RHP Anthony Castro (re-signed)
Released: RHP Jorge Baez | RHP Chris Farish | RHP Victor Mueses | LHP Felix Viloria | 2B Jorge Ynirio
Assigned to Dominican League: LHP Daniel Norris | C Grayson Greiner | 1B Edwin Espinal | SS Willi Castro | OF Jacob Robson
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Alfred Gutierrez | RHP Arvicent Perez | LHP Liarvis Breto | LHP Hunter Cervenka | LHP Eudis Idrogo | 2B Harold Castro |OF Herlis Rodriguez

Houston Astros
Acquired: LHP Brayan De Paula and OF Adonis Giron from Marlins for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($500,000)

Kansas City Royals
Signed: RHP Ofreidy Gomez (re-signed) | RHP Zach Lovvorn (re-signed) | SS Erick Mejia (re-signed)
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Scott Barlow | RHP Kevin Lenik | RHP Zach Lovvorn | RHP Jon Perrin | LHP Jake Kalish | C Cam Gallagher | 1B Ryan O'Hearn | 1B Frank Schwindel | 2B Ramon Torres | SS Erick Mejia | OF Bubba Starling
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: RHP Daniel Duarte | LHP Cristian Castillo | LHP Marcelo Martinez | 3B Cheslor Cuthbert | 3B Alex Liddi | OF Donnie Dewees
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Andres Machado | RHP Julio Pinto | LHP Luis Lugo | C Luis Villegas | 1B Samir Duenez | 3B Jecksson Flores | SS Humberto Arteaga | SS Angelo Castellano

Los Angeles Angels
Elected free agency: RHP Dayan Diaz

Los Angels Dodgers
Elected free agency: RHP Zach Neal | LHP Edward Paredes

Miami Marlins
Signed: C Sharif Othman (re-signed)
Released: 1B Harold Riggins
Traded: RHP Ryan Lillie to Reds for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($750,000)
Traded: LHP Brayan De Paula and OF Adonis Giron to Astros for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($500,000)
Elected free agency: RHP Tyler Cloyd | RHP Javy Guerra | OF Rafael Ortega
Removed from 40-man: RHP Tyler Cloyd (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Javy Guerra (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP James Needy (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Chris O'Grady (outrighted to Triple-A) | 2B Christopher Bostick (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Rafael Ortega (outrighted to Triple-A)
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Esmerling de la Rosa
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Jumbo Diaz | LHP Nestor Bautista | LHP Mike Kickham | SS Cristhian Adames | SS Samuel Castro | OF Magneuris Sierra
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Jorgan Cavanerio

Milwaukee Brewers
Elected free agency:
RHP Alec Asher | LHP Mike Zagurski | 2B Nick Franklin
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Bubba Derby | RHP Jon Olczak | RHP Miguel Sanchez | LHP Daniel Brown | C Mario Feliciano | 2B Keston Hiura | 3B Weston Wilson | OF Trent Grisham
Assigned to Dominican League: LHP Mike Zagurski | 2B Nate Orf | OF Rymer Liriano
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: SS Dylan Moore
Assigned to Venezuelan League: OF Troy Stokes

Minnesota Twins
Elected free agency: SS Gregorio Petit
Removed from 40-man: SS Gregorio Petit (outrighted to Triple-A)

New York Yankees
Elected free agency: RHP George Kontos | LHP Ryan Bollinger | OF Shane Robinson

Oakland Athletics
Elected free agency: LHP Dean Kiekhefer | OF Jake Smolinski 
Removed from 40-man: LHP Dean Kiekhefer (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Jake Smolinski (outrighted to Triple-A)

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Philadelphia Phillies
Assigned to Dominican League: LHP Tyler Gilbert | LHP Jeff Singer | C Logan Moore | C Nick Rickles
Assigned to Puerto Rican League: RHP Trevor Bettencourt | LHP Bailey Falter | 3B Damek Tomscha | OF Dylan Cozens
Assigned to Venezuelan League: LHP Josh Tols

Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed: RHP Eduardo Vera (re-signed)

San Diego Padres
Released: LHP Jose Torres
Elected free agency: RHP Carter Capps
Removed from 40-man: LHP Jose Torres  (outrighted to Triple-A)
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Jonathan Aro | RHP Carlos Belen | RHP Emmanuel Ramirez | RHP Eric Yardley | C Francisco Mejia | 3B Ruddy Giron | 3B Diego Goris | OF Franmil Reyes | OF Jeisson Rosario
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: RHP Martin Carrasco | RHP Efrain Contreras | RHP Duilio Ochoa | RHP Gerardo Reyes | LHP Omar Cruz | C Gilberto Vizcarra | OF Agustin Ruiz
Assigned to Puerto Rican League: OF Aldemar Burgos
Assigned to Venezuelan League: LHP Jose Cabrera | LHP Jose Castillo | LHP Gabriel Morales | C Jose Lezama | SS Gabriel Arias | OF Edward Olivares | OF Blinger Perez

San Francisco Giants
Released: RHP Stetson Woods
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Melvin Adon | RHP Chase Johnson | RHP Sam Wolff | LHP Garrett Williams | C Matt Winn | SS C.J. Hinojosa | OF Heath Quinn
Assigned to Dominican League: RHP Joan Gregorio | RHP Rodolfo Martinez | RHP Olbis Parra | RHP Jose Valdez | 2B Miguel Gomez | SS Abiatal Avelino | SS Orlando Calixte | OF Cesar Puello
Assigned to Mexican Pacific League: RHP Dusten Knight
Assigned to Venezuelan League: RHP Israel Cruz | SS Ali Castillo | OF Diego Rincones

Seattle Mariners
Released: RHP Frank Encarnacion | RHP A.J. Franks | RHP Tyler Jackson | RHP Edwin Martinez | LHP Chris Castellanos | LHP Matt Clancy | C Troy Dixon | C Garrett Kennedy | C Oberto Munoz | 1B Jose Cano | 1B Ryan Garcia | 2B Greifer Andrade

Tampa Bay Rays
Signed: RHP Yoel Espinal (re-signed)
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Brandon Lawson | RHP Phoenix Sanders | LHP Matt Krook | LHP Dalton Moats | SS Lucius Fox | OF Ryan Boldt | OF Joe McCarthy

Texas Rangers
Released: RHP Robby Rowland | LHP Matt Smoral | C Ricardo Valencia | SS Luis Mendez | OF Nick Torres

Toronto Blue Jays
Elected free agency: RHP Brandon Cumpton | RHP Preston Guilmet | RHP Luis Santos 
Removed from 40-man: 2B Jon Berti (outrighted to Triple-A)

Washington Nationals
Assigned to Arizona Fall League: RHP Luis Reyes | LHP Ben Braymer |  LHP Taylor Guilbeau | LHP Jordan Mills | C Tres Barrera | 2B Jake Noll | SS Carter Kieboom | OF Daniel Johnson

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