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Minor League Transactions



Transactions involving minor league players for the period Aug. 27-Sept. 16. All transactions conveyed by Major League Baseball.

Arizona Diamondbacks
Acquired:
C Chris Stewart from Braves and OF Patrick Kivlehan from Mets for cash
Traded: SS Kristopher Negron to Mariners for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Randall Delgado | RHP Yoan Lopez | C Chris Stewart | OF Patrick Kivlehan

Atlanta Braves
Traded:
LHP Tyler Watson to White Sox and C Chris Stewart to D-backs for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Kyle Wright | 3B Ryan Flaherty | OF Lane Adams
Designated for assignment: OF Dustin Peterson (lost on waivers to Tigers)
Removed from 40-man: C Chris Stewart (outrighted to Triple-A)

Baltimore Orioles
Acquired:
1B Jack Zoellner from Phillies for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($750,000)
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Luis Ortiz | LHP Josh Rogers | 2B Corban Joseph | OF D.J. Stewart
Removed from 40-man: RHP Jhan Marinez (outrighted to Triple-A)

Boston Red Sox
Added to 40-man roster:
2B Brandon Phillips

Chicago Cubs
Signed:
LHP Jaime Garcia (released by Blue Jays, Aug. 29)
Traded: C Chris Gimenez and cash to Twins for C Bobby Wilson
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Jaime Garcia | C Taylor Davis | OF Terrance Gore
Designated for assignment: RHP Luke Farrell (lost on waivers to Angels)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Cory Mazzoni (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Rob Zastryzny (outrighted to Triple-A)

Chicago White Sox
Released:
RHP Ted Andrews
Traded: LHP Xavier Cedeno to Brewers for RHP Johan Dominguez and OF Bryan Connell
Acquired: LHP Tyler Watson from Braves for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Ian Hamilton | RHP Jose Ruiz | RHP Rob Scahill | LHP Caleb Frare
Removed from 40-man: RHP Tyler Danish (outrighted to Triple-A) | 1B Matt Skole (outrighted to Triple-A)

Cincinnati Reds
Released:
RHP Zack Weiss
Added to 40-man roster: C Tim Federowicz | SS Blake Trahan | OF Gabriel Guerrero
Removed from 40-man: RHP Rookie Davis (outrighted to Triple-A)

Cleveland Indians
Released:
RHP Chandler Ferguson
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Jon Edwards | 2B Adam Rosales | OF Brandon Barnes
Removed from 40-man: RHP Evan Marshall (outrighted to Triple-A)

Colorado Rockies
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP D.J. Johnson

Detroit Tigers
Released:
RHP Nick Tepesch | LHP Josh Smoker
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Matt Hall | C Jarrod Saltalamacchia | SS Pete Kozma | OF Christin Stewart
Removed from 40-man: RHP Johnny Barbato (outrighted to Triple-A)

Houston Astros
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Josh James | OF Myles Straw

Kansas City Royals
Released:
3B Angel Medina
Designated for assignment: LHP Eric Stout (subsequently released)

Los Angeles Angels
Released:
SS Nolan Fontana
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Junichi Tazawa | C Joe Hudson
Removed from 40-man: RHP Osmer Morales (outrighted to Triple-A)

Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed:
RHP Zach McAllister (elected free agency from Tigers, Aug. 21)
Traded: RHP Andrew Istler to Nationals for RHP Ryan Madson
Traded: SS Jesus Valdez to Pirates for 3B David Freese
Added to 40-man roster: C Rocky Gale
Designated for assignment: LHP Adam Liberatore (subsequently released) | 3B Rob Segedin (subsequently released)

Miami Marlins
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Jeff Brigham | RHP Tyler Kinley | 1B Peter O'Brien

Milwaukee Brewers
Signed:
RHP Chris Hall (Schaumburg (Frontier)) | OF Emilio Bonifacio (Long Island (Atlantic))
Released: RHP Cody Martin | RHP Daniel Missaki | 2B Eric Sogard
Traded: RHP Johan Dominguez and OF Bryan Connell to White Sox for LHP Xavier Cedeno
Traded: 1B K.J. Harrison and SS Gilbert Lara to Nationals for LHP Gio Gonzalez and 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($250,000)
Traded: OF Demi Orimoloye to Blue Jays for OF Curtis Granderson and cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Aaron Brooks (subsequently sold to Athletics)
Removed from 40-man: RHP Ariel Hernandez (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Jake Thompson (outrighted to Triple-A) |2B Nick Franklin (outrighted to Triple-A) | 2B Nate Orf (outrighted to Triple-A)

Minnesota Twins
Signed:
RHP Alex Phillips (Evansville (Frontier))
Released: SS Sean Miller
Traded: C Bobby Wilson to Cubs for C Chris Gimenez and cash
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Andrew Vasquez | C Chris Gimenez | SS Gregorio Petit

New York Mets
Released:
LHP Ian Krol
Traded: OF Patrick Kivlehan to D-backs for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Eric Hanhold | C Jose Lobaton

New York Yankees
Signed:
OF Quintin Berry (released by Brewers, Aug. 23)
Traded: RHP Juan De Paula and SS Abiatal Avelino to Giants for OF Andrew McCutchen and cash
Added to 40-man roster: LHP Stephen Tarpley
Removed from 40-man: LHP Ryan Bollinger (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Shane Robinson (outrighted to Triple-A)

Oakland Athletics
Traded:
RHP Abdiel Mendoza and RHP Teodoro Ortega to Rangers for RHP Cory Gearrin
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Chris Hatcher | RHP Liam Hendriks | LHP Dean Kiekhefer | C Beau Taylor
Removed from 40-man: RHP Josh Lucas (outrighted to Triple-A) | LHP Danny Coulombe (outrighted to Triple-A) | C Bruce Maxwell (outrighted to Triple-A) | OF Boog Powell (outrighted to Triple-A)

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Philadelphia Phillies
Signed:
RHP Omar Maldonado (NDFA—Graceland (Iowa))
Traded: 1B Jack Zoellner to Orioles for 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($750,000)
Designated for assignment: RHP Mark Leiter Jr. (lost on waivers to Blue Jays) | RHP Ben Lively (lost on waivers to Royals)
Removed from 40-man: 2B Jesmuel Valentin (outrighted to Triple-A)

Pittsburgh Pirates
Traded:
3B David Freese to Dodgers for SS Jesus Valdez
Added to 40-man roster: C Ryan Lavarnway | 2B Kevin Kramer | OF Pablo Reyes
Removed from 40-man: LHP Buddy Boshers (outrighted to Triple-A)

St. Louis Cardinals
Released:
LHP David Oca | LHP Ryan Sherriff

San Diego Padres
Added to 40-man roster:
RHP Rowan Wick | 2B Luis Urias

San Francisco Giants
Traded:
OF Andrew McCutchen and cash to Yankees for RHP Juan De Paula and SS Abiatal Avelino
Added to 40-man roster: SS Abiatal Avelino | OF Gregor Blanco | OF Chris Shaw

Seattle Mariners
Acquired:
SS Kristopher Negron from D-backs for cash
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Shawn Armstrong | RHP Justin Grimm | SS Kristopher Negron
Removed from 40-man: RHP Christian Bergman (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Rob Whalen (outrighted to Triple-A)

Tampa Bay Rays
Released:
RHP Edwin Fierro
Added to 40-man roster: C Nick Ciuffo | C Adam Moore | SS Andrew Velazquez

Texas Rangers
Traded:
RHP Cory Gearrin to Athletics for RHP Abdiel Mendoza and RHP Teodoro Ortega
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Adrian Sampson | LHP C.D. Pelham
Removed from 40-man: RHP Drew Hutchison (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Chris Rowley (outrighted to Triple-A)

Toronto Blue Jays
Traded:
OF Curtis Granderson and cash to Brewers for OF Demi Orimoloye
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Murphy Smith | LHP Jose Fernandez | OF Jonathan Davis
Removed from 40-man: RHP Mike Hauschild (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Luis Santos (outrighted to Triple-A) | RHP Murphy Smith (outrighted to Triple-A)

Washington Nationals
Traded:
RHP Ryan Madson to Dodgers for RHP Andrew Istler
Traded: LHP Gio Gonzalez and 2018-19 international bonus pool money ($250,000) to Brewers for 1B K.J. Harrison and SS Gilbert Lara
Added to 40-man roster: RHP Kyle McGowin | RHP Austen Williams
Removed from 40-man: LHP Tommy Milone (outrighted to Triple-A)

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