MLB Transactions in July 2017

Jul 23, 2017

  • The Los Angeles Dodgers traded RHP Sergio Romo to Tampa Bay for a player to be named or cash.
  • The Minnesota Twins traded RHP Nick Tepesch to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations.
  • The New York Yankees acquired 1B Ryan McBroom from Toronto for INF/OF Rob Refsnyder.

Jul 22, 2017

  • The New York Mets signed INF J.J. Franco and assigned him to Columbia (SAL).
  • The San Francisco Giants agreed to terms with 3B Pablo Sandoval on a minor league contract.

Jul 21, 2017

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to terms with OFs Kristian Robinson and Jorge Barrosa, INFs Liover Peguero and Neyfy Castillo, and C Sergio Gutierrez.
  • The Oakland Athletics signed 1B-DH to a minor league contract and assigned to Nashville.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals acquired OF Tyler O'Neill from Seattle for LHP Marco Gonzales.

Jul 20, 2017

  • The Seattle Mariners acquired RHP David Phelps from Miami for OF Brayan Hernandez and RHPs Pablo Lopez, Brandon Miller and Lukas Schiraldi.

Jul 19, 2017

  • The Boston Red Sox released 3B Pablo Sandoval.

Jul 18, 2017

  • The Detroit Tigers acquired INF Dawel Lugo, INF Sergio Alcantara and INF Jose King from the Arizona Diamondbacks for OF J.D. Martinez.
  • The Milwaukee Brewers agreed to terms with 1B Chris Colabello on a minor league contract.
  • The New York Yankees acquired INF Todd Frazier, RHP David Robertson and RHP Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox for RHP Tyler Clippard, LHP Ian Clarkin, OF Blake Rutherford and OF Tito Polo.
  • The Oakland Athletics named Ashwin Puri vice president of strategy and business operations, effective Sept. 5.

Jul 17, 2017

  • The Baltimore Orioles agreed to terms with LHP Cameron Bishop on a minor league contract.
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to terms with LHP Jason Richman on a minor league contract.

Jul 16, 2017

  • The Milwaukee Brewers agreed to terms with 2B Tyler Bortnick on a minor league contract.
  • The San Francisco Giants agreed to terms with OF Caleb Gindl on a minor league contract.
  • The Washington Nationals traded RHP Blake Treinen, LHP Jesus Luzardo and INF Sheldon Neuse to Oakland for RHP Ryan Madson and LHP Sean Doolittle.

Jul 15, 2017

  • The Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to terms with C Shawn Zarraga on a minor league contract.
  • The New York Mets agreed to terms with RHP Bryce Hutchinson on a minor league contract.
  • The Texas Rangers traded INF Yeyson Yrizarri to the Chicago White Sox for 2017 international slot compensation.
  • The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with LHP Sean Adler on a minor league contract.

Jul 14, 2017

  • The Miami Marlins agreed to terms with LHP Jared Lakind on a minor league contract.
  • The Pittsburgh Pirates released LHP Antonio Bastardo.
  • The Seattle Mariners promoted Nasusel Cabrera to interim bullpen coach.
  • The Toronto Blue Jays agreed to terms with RHP John Straka on a minor league contract.
  • The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with 3B Michael Almanzar on a minor league contract.

Jul 13, 2017

  • The Chicago Cubs acquired LHP Jose Quintana from the Chicago White Sox for OF Eloy Jimenez, RHP Dylan Cease and INFs Matt Rose and Bryant Flete.
  • The New York Yankees acquired 1B Garrett Cooper from Milwaukee for LHP Tyler Webb and assigned him to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

Jul 11, 2017

  • The Baltimore Orioles announced INFs Paul Janish and David Washington have cleared waivers and were assigned outright to Norfolk (IL).
  • The New York Yankees released 1B Chris Carter.

Jul 10, 2017

  • The Tampa Bay Rays agreed to terms with OF Michael Smith, LHP Michael Roth and RHPs Paul Campbell and Kyle Goodbrand on minor league contracts and assigned Roth to Durham (IL).

Jul 9, 2017

  • The Seattle Mariners announced the resignation of bullpen coach Mike Hampton.

Jul 8, 2017

  • The Atlanta Braves agreed to terms with RHP Junior Rincon on a minor league contract.
  • The Chicago Cubs agreed to terms with OF Brandon Hughes and 2B Jared Young on minor league contracts.
  • The Cincinnati Reds agreed to terms with 1B Justin Bellinger on a minor league contract.
  • The Houston Astros agreed to terms with C Michael Papierski on a minor league contract.
  • The Milwaukee Brewers traded RHP Aaron Myers to Baltimore for future considerations.
  • The New York Mets agreed to terms with RHP Ryan McAuliffe on a minor league contract.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals agreed to terms with 3B Francisco Hernandez on a minor league contract.
  • The Texas Rangers agreed to terms with SS Myles McKisic on a minor league contract.
  • The Toronto Blue Jays agreed to terms with 1B P.K. Morris on a minor league contract.

Jul 7, 2017

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to terms with RHPs Jake Buchanan and Matt Tabor on minor league contracts.
  • The Boston Red Sox agreed to terms with OFs David Durden and Tyler Dearden and RHPs Jake Thompson, Aaron Perry and Andrew Carber on minor league contracts.
  • The Chicago Cubs signed RHP Alex Lange. Agreed to terms with OF Nelson Velazquez and RHP Jeremy Estrada.
  • The Cincinnati Reds agreed to terms with RHP Hunter Greene on a minor league contract.
  • The Cleveland Indians agreed to terms with RHP Dante Mendoza and C Michael Rivera on minor league contracts.
  • The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms with INF Cameron Warner on a minor league contract.
  • The Houston Astros agreed to terms with RHP J.B. Bukauskas on a minor league contract.
  • The Kansas City Royals agreed to terms with SS Max Bartlett on a minor league contract.
  • The Miami Marlins agreed to terms with RHPs Colton Hock, Ryan Lillie, Taylor Braley, Josh Roberson, Brady Puckett, Gavin Fritz, Bryce Howe, Matt Givin, Montana Parsons, Evan Estes, Vincenzo Aiello, Henry McAree, Josh Alberius and Brandon Boone; LHPs Trevor Rogers, Sean Guenther, Dakota Bennett, Dylan Cyphert, Doug Domnarski, Kyle Farjad and Karl Craigie; OFs Brian Miller, Cameron Baranek, Michael Donadio and Harrison White; Cs Jared Barnes, Jan Mercado and J.D. Osborne; 3B Denis Karas, Tyler Curtis and Elliott Barzilli; SSs Joe Dunand, Demetrius Sims and Micah Brown; 2B Riley Mahan; and 1B Ben Fisher on minor league contracts.
  • The Minnesota Twins agreed to terms with RHP Bartolo Colon on a minor league contract.
  • The New York Mets agreed to terms with LHP David Peterson on a minor league contract and assigned him to Brooklyn (NYP).
  • The New York Yankees agreed to terms with INF Jose Carrera on a minor league contract.
  • The Oakland Athletics agreed to terms with OF Albert Avila, SS Givaine Basilia, OF Jose Bonilla, OF Marshall Cantillo, C Geykler Davila, RHP Gabriel Delgado, OF Kelvin Garcia, LHP Carlos Leandro, C Hansen Lopez, OF Davonn Mackey, C Jose Mujica, SS Jose Pastrono, SS Jhoan Paulino, RHP Edwin Rojas, SS Dereck Salom, SS Saul Sanchez and 2B Joshwan Wright.
  • The Tampa Bay Rays agreed to terms with LHP Logan Darnell on a minor league contract.
  • The Texas Rangers agreed to terms with RHPs Nick Snyder and Ricky Vanasco on minor league contracts.
  • The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with LHP Seth Romero, RHPs Wil Crowe and Brigham Hill, 2B Cole Freeman, C Alex Dunlap and OFs Eric Senior and Nick Choruby on minor league contracts.

Jul 6, 2017

  • The Washington Nationals signed OF Leandro Emiliani, 3B Addiel Matias, OF Andry Arias, LHP Bryan Pena Sosa, OF Christopher de la Cruz, RHP Eddy Yean, RHP Fausto Segura, C Frailin Turbi, INF/OF Guillermo Arturo Tatis, LHP Jose Ferrer, RHP Manuel de la Rosa, INF/OF Nelson Tejeda, LHP Osvaldo Oquel, RHP Randy Munoz, INF Viandel Pena, SS Wilfrido Matos, RHP Yimi Carty, RHP Yohanse Morel, OF Tristan Hansack, RHP Bryan Caceres, OF Braian Fernandez, RHP Charls Jameson, SS Daniel Hernandez, CF Edangel Tovar, C Ivan Murzi, OF Jorge Hurtado and RHP Karlo Seijas.

Jul 5, 2017

  • The Detroit Tigers agreed to terms with RHP Alex Faedo.
  • The New York Mets traded INF Milton Ramos to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for International Signing Bonus Pool space.
  • The New York Yankees signed INF Ji-Man Choi to a major league contract and selected him to the 25-man roster.
  • The Oakland Athletics named Chris Giles chief operating officer.

Jul 4, 2017

  • The Los Angeles Angels agreed to terms with OFs Trent Deveaux, D'Shawn Knowles, Jose Reyes and Raider Uceta, and RHPs Jose Rodriguez, Sadrac Franco, and Jean Carlos Lucas.
  • The Milwaukee Brewers signed SS Jose Arteaga, CF Francis Casado, SS Daniel Castillo, RHP Leoner Colina, OF Jeicor Cristian, CF Larry Ernesto, OF Juan Frias, C Andres Melendez, SS Alberis Perez, CF Carlos Rodriguez and OF Alwinson Valdez.
  • The New York Yankees agreed to terms with RHP Dalton Higgins on a minor league contract.
  • The Philadelphia Phillies agreed to terms with SS Jake Holmes and 1B Quincy Nieporte on minor league contracts.
  • The Texas Rangers traded INF Luis Silva to Toronto for cash considerations.
  • The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with SS Ryan Jackson on a minor league contract.

Jul 3, 2017

  • The Chicago White Sox agreed to terms with SS Sydney Pimentel on a minor league contract.
  • The Houston Astros agreed to terms with OFs Wilyer Abreu, Yimmi Cortabarria, Yefri Carrillo, Abraham Castillo, Franklin Pinto and Victor Mascai; RHPs Hecduar Barcenas, Valente Bellozo, Jose Betances, Alex Blanco, Luis Garcia, Flaer Gonzalez, Ernesto Jaquez, Alfredi Jimenez, Manny Ramirez, Diosmerky Taveras, Heitor Tokar, and Jairo Lopez; LHPs Cristofer Mezquita and Ricardo Leon; SSs Enmanuel Morillo, Junior Marte and Javier Bermudez; Cs Carlos Hurtado and Ricardo Toro and 3B Oliver Van Der Wijst on minor league contracts.
  • The Los Angeles Angels agreed to terms with OFs Trent Deveaux, D'Shawn Knowles, Jose Reyes and Raider Uceta, and RHPs Jose Rodriguez, Sadrac Franco, and Jean Carlos Lucas.
  • The Pittsburgh Pirates signed OF Mason Martin and RHP David Lee.
  • The Seattle Mariners traded RHP Tyler Herb to San Francisco for cash considerations.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals signed RHP Jesus Cruz; CF Joerlin De Los Santos; SSs Darlyn Del Villar and Sander Mora; OFs Adanson Cruz, Leudy Pena and Gustavo Rodriguez; Cs Jesus Orecchia, Luis Rodriguez and Jose Zapata.
  • The Toronto Blue Jays acquired C Miguel Montero and cash from the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named or cash.

Jul 2, 2017

  • The Boston Red Sox traded 1B Nick Longhi to Cincinnati and INFs Imeldo Diaz and Stanley Espinal to St. Louis for international amateur signing bonus pool space.
  • The Chicago White Sox agreed to terms with C Jefferson Mendoza.
  • The Cleveland Indians signed OFs George Valera and Cesar Idrogo and INFs Aaron Bracho, Cesar Idrogo, Wilfri Peralta, Brayan Rocchio and Jose Tena.
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers traded LHP Jason Wheeler to Baltimore for international amateur signing bonus pool space.
  • The New York Yankees traded RHP Matt Wotherspoon to Baltimore for international signing bonus pool money.
  • The St. Louis Cardinals agreed to terms with 2B Kramer Robertson, 3B Donivan Williams and RHP Wilberto Rivera on minor league contracts.
  • The Toronto Blue Jays traded OF Lane Thomas to St. Louis for international amateur signing bonus pool space. Traded RHP Jason Grilli and cash to Texas for OF Eduard Pinto.

Jul 1, 2017

  • The Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to terms with RHP Tyler Badamo and SS Jose Caballero on minor league contracts.
  • The Boston Red Sox agreed to terms with RHP Roberto Medina on a minor league contract.
  • The Kansas City Royals agreed to terms with LHP Daniel Tillo and RHPs Stephen Greenlees and Bryar Johnson on minor league contracts.
  • The Los Angeles Angels agreed to terms with C Erven Roper, 2B Artemis Kadkhodaian and OFs Caleb Scires and Spencer Griffin on minor league contracts.
  • The Los Angeles Dodgers agreed to terms with LHPs Justi Hoyt, Justin Lewis and Devin Hemmerich on minor league contracts.
  • The Minnesota Twins agreed to terms with LHP Anthony Marzi on a minor league contract.
  • The New York Yankees agreed to terms with RHP Glenn Otto on a minor league contract.
  • The San Francisco Giants agreed to terms with LHP Nate Reed on a minor league contract.
  • The Texas Rangers agreed to terms with RHP Alex Eubanks on a minor league contract.
  • The Washington Nationals agreed to terms with LHP Max Engelbrekt on a minor league contract.