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O's Place Jonathan Villar On Outright Waivers

Nov 28, 2019 2:45 AM

The Baltimore Orioles placed second baseman Jonathan Villar on outright waivers, according to multiple reports.

Wednesday's move, which appears designed to help the Orioles trade Villar out of Baltimore ahead of Monday's non-tender deadline, was first reported by MASN Sports.


Tags: Baltimore Orioles, Waiver

Braves Claim Billy Hamilton Off Waivers From Royals

Aug 20, 2019 7:55 AM

The Atlanta Braves have claimed Billy Hamilton off waivers from the Kansas City Royals.

Kansas City designated Hamilton for assignment last week.

The Braves are now responsible for the remainder of Hamilton's $4.25 million salary this year.

Mike Axisa/CBS Sports

Tags: Atlanta Braves, Kansas City Royals, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Reds Claim Kevin Gausman Off Waivers

Aug 6, 2019 8:54 AM

The Cincinnati Reds have claimed Kevin Gausman off waivers from the Atlanta Braves.

The Reds will have to take on the remainder of his $9.35 million salary for 2019, a total of $2.815 million.

Gausman, 28, was 3-7 with a 6.19 ERA in 16 starts for Atlanta this season. He was the fourth overall pick by the Baltimore Orioles in 2012.

CBS Sports

Tags: Cincinnati Reds, Atlanta Braves, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Rangers Acquire Luke Farrell On Waiver Claim From Angels

Jan 5, 2019 2:24 AM

The Texas Rangers acquired right-handed pitcher Luke Farrell on a waiver claim Friday from the Los Angeles Angels.

Texas also signed right-handers Adrian Sampson and Rafael Montero to minor league contracts with invitations to major league spring training.


Tags: Texas Rangers, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Misc Rumor, Signing, Waiver

Padres Let Tyson Ross, Jordan Lyles Go On Waiver Claims

Aug 5, 2018 2:37 PM

The San Diego Padres are letting two pitchers go after they were claimed on waivers: Tyson Ross by the St. Louis Cardinals and Jordan Lyles by the Milwaukee Brewers.



Tags: San Diego Padres, St. Louis Cardinals, Milwaukee Brewers, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Dodgers Claim P.J. Colon Off Waivers From Mets

Jun 2, 2018 7:25 PM

The Los Angeles Dodgers have claimed left-hander P.J. Conlon from the New York Mets and assigned him to Triple-A Oklahoma City.

Los Angeles announced the move Saturday before a game against the Colorado Rockies.


Tags: Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Pirates Claim Enny Romero Off Waivers From Nationals

Apr 15, 2018 1:13 AM

The Pirates have claimed LHP Enny Romero off waivers from the Nationals.

Romero has been added to the 40-man roster and will report to the Pirates within the next 72 hours.

The 27-year old Romero began the 2018 season with Washington and made two relief appearances before being designated for assignment on April 7.

In 53 games with the Nationals last season, he posted a 3.56 ERA and 65 strikeouts.

Romero began his Major League career with the Rays in 2013 and has appeared in 131 games in the big leagues.

Press Release

Tags: Pittsburgh Pirates, Washington Nationals, Misc Rumor, Waiver

A's DFA Brandon Moss, Claim Jairo Labourt Off Waivers From Reds

Mar 4, 2018 6:07 PM

The Athletics designated outfielder Brandon Moss for assignment on Sunday and claimed left-hander Jairo Labourt off waivers from the Reds.

Moss, 34, was acquired by the A's in January in a multiplayer trade with the Royals. He hit .207 with 22 home runs and 50 RBIs last season and has 160 home runs in his 11 season major league career.


Tags: Oakland Athletics, Cincinnati Reds, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Astros Claim Cameron Maybin Off Waivers From Angels

Aug 31, 2017 4:52 PM

The Houston Astros have claimed Cameron Maybin off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels.

Houston will be responsible for the remainder of Maybin's $9 million salary this season.

Maybin and Jose Altuve are tied for the American League lead in stolen bases (29).


Tags: Houston Astros, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Red Sox Designate Pablo Sandoval For Assignment

Jul 14, 2017 10:38 AM

The Boston Red Sox have designated Pablo Sandoval for assignment. 

Sandoval signed a five-year, $95 million contract with the Red Sox after the 2014 season. Sandoval is owed $18 million each of the next two seasons.

Sandoval had an OPS of .622 in 99 at bats this season with the Red Sox. Sandoval was on the disabled list with a knee injury and then an inner ear infection this season.

Sandoval played in just three games with the Red Sox in 2016.

RealGM Staff Report

Tags: Boston Red Sox, Free Agent Rumor, Misc Rumor, Waiver

Brewers Claim Stephen Vogt Off Waivers From A's
The Brewers added veteran catcher Stephen Vogt to their roster on Sunday.


Dodgers Place Yasiel Puig On Revocable Waivers
While a team could claim Yasiel Puig, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports writes that a trade is much more likely during the offseason.

Ken Rosenthal/FOX Sports

Indians Claim Tyler Olson Off Waivers From Royals
The Royals had designated pitcher Tyler Olson for assignment on July 5.

Press Release

Rockies Request Waivers On Jose Reyes To Release Him
The Rockies have requested waivers on Jose Reyes for the purpose of granting his unconditional release.


Blue Jays Claim Jimmy Paredes Off Waivers
Jimmy Paredes has been on the disabled list all season with a sprained left wrist he suffered in spring training.


Giants Waive Ian Gardeck
The Giants needed to clear a spot on their 40-man roster and can re-signed Ian Gardeck at a later date.

Henry Schulman/San Francisco Chronicle

Reds Claim Dan Straily From Padres
It was reported earlier Friday that the Padres had placed Dan Straily on waivers.

Jerry Crasnick/ESPN

Blue Jays Claim Jesus Montero, Name Aaron Sanchez Fifth Starter
Aaron Sanchez was locked in a battle with Gavin Floyd and Drew Hutchison for Toronto's final spot.

Jayson Stark/ESPN

Mariners Place Jesus Montero On Waivers
The Mariners will make an official announcement on Monday once the 48-hour waiver period has passed.

Jon Heyman/CBS Sports

Mets Release Ruben Tejada
New York remains obligated for a little less than $500,000 for Ruben Tejada this season.

Mike Puma/New York Post

Phillies Claim Peter Bourjos Off Waivers
The Phillies have claimed Peter Bourjos off waivers from the Cardinals.

Todd Zolecki/MLB

Marlins Claim Tommy Medica Off Waivers
Tommy Medica will not immediately report to the organization, according to the team's announcement

Jeff Todd/MLB Trade Rumors

White Sox Claim Mike Olt Off Waivers From Cubs
The Cubs had designated third baseman Mike Olt for assignment last Monday.


White Sox Pull David Robertson Off Waivers
The Yankees claimed David Robertson off waivers, but the White Sox have pulled the reliever back.

Jon Heyman/CBS Sports

Craig Kimbrel Claimed On Waivers, Trade Unlikely
An unknown club has claimed Craig Kimbrel on waivers, according to a report by Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports.

Ken Rosenthal/FOX Sports

Francisco Rodriguez, Darren O'Day On Revocable Waivers
Two more bullpen options may be available via trade as the deadline to make a postseason roster nears.

Peter Gammons

Rangers Claim Chris Rearick Off Waivers From Padres
The Rangers have claimed LHP Chris Rearick off waivers from the Padres and assigned him to Triple-A Round Rock.


Giants Looking To Add Outfielder
The Giants are looking to add an outfielder, especially in the wake of Hunter Pence's oblique injury.

Henry Sculman/San Francisco Chronicle

Jose Reyes Clears Waivers
"At least a couple of teams" have been "poking around" regarding Jose Reyes, but it remains to be seen if Colorado is motivated to move him.

Jon Heyman/CBS Sports

Red Sox Trade Mike Napoli To Rangers
The Red Sox have traded Mike Napoli to the Rangers along with cash in a waiver deal.

Gordon Edes/ESPN