Saturday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on June 22, 2013 at 3:06 PM

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed DH Steve Pearce on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday. Reinstated RHP Miguel Gonzalez from the paternity list.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with RHP Dace Kime and LHP Kenny Mathews on minor league contracts.

DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed terms with LHP Kevin Ziomek, RHP Austin Kubitza and C Chris Taladay on minor league contracts.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Designated RHP Ross Seaton for assignment. Placed OF Trevor Crowe on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of OF Marc Krauss from Oklahoma City (PCL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned 2B Chris Getz to Omaha (PCL). Reinstated OF Jarrod Dyson from the 15-day DL.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Announced RHP Chris Bootcheck elected free agency.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Agreed to terms with SS Edwin Diaz and RHPs Dustin Driver and Bobby Wahl on minor league contracts.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Agreed to terms with OF Austin Wilson and 3B Lachlan Fontaine on minor league contracts.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Sent LHP David Price to Charlotte (FSL) for a rehab assignment. Optioned RHP Josh Lueke to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Alex Colome from Durham.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Sent RHP Kyle Drabek to Dunedin (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Designated 2B Josh Wilson for assignment. Recalled RHP Zeke Spruill from Reno (PCL).

ATLANTA BRAVES — Sent RHP Cristhian Martinez to the GCL Braves for a rehab assignment.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Designated RHP Logan Kensing for assignment. Selected the contract of OF Corey Dickerson from Colorado Springs (PCL). Agreed to terms with LHP Trent Daniel and RHP Eric Nedeljkovic on minor league contracts.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Sent OF Matt Kemp and OF Scott Van Slyke to Albuquerque (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Optioned OF Josh Prince to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated OF Norichika Aoki from the paternity list.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Designated UT Michael Martinez for assignment. Selected the contract of RHP J.C. Ramirez from Lehigh Valley (IL). Placed RHP Mike Adams on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Optioned RHP Brandon Cumpton to Indianapolis (IL). Recalled C Tony Sanchez from Indianapolis. Sent OF Jose Tabata to Indianapolis for a rehab assignment.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned LHP Tyler Lyons to Memphis (PCL). Recalled RHP Michael Blazek from Memphis.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Sent 3B Pablo Sandoval to San Jose (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Sold the contract of INF Omar Luna to the Atlanta Braves. Released LHP Greg Miller and C Bubby Williams. Signed RHPs Moises Montero and Ryan Henderson.


GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Released RHP Chris Allen.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed RHP Josh Hildebrand.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — signed LHP Corey Young.

Canadian Football League

TORONTO ARGONAUTS — Released DT Kevin Huntley.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released WRs Kurt Adams, Trevor Kennedy, Jameze Massey, Quintin McCree and Wallace Miles; DL Zach Anderson, Dexter Davis, Anthony Degrate and Marquis Frazier; DBs Bert Brown, David James, Dekota Marshall and Wesley Pendleton; LBs Wendell Brown and Ian Wild; OL Brendan Dunn and Aderious Simmons; QB Chase Clement; FB Carl Fitzgerald; P Billy Pavlopoulos; and S Teague Sherman.