|1/24/06||Signed OF Jay Gibbons to a four-year contract; signed 1B Leo Daigle, OF Esix Snead and RHPs Eddy Rodriguez and Tyler Yates to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; invited nonroster Cs Brian Bock and Ryan Hubele, and nonroster RHPs Cory Morris and Scott Rice to Spring Training.|
|1/21/06||Acquired RHP Kris Benson from the Mets in exchange for RHP Jorge Julio and RHP John Maine.|
|1/17/06||Sent LHP Brian Burres outright to Triple-A Ottawa and invited him to Spring Training.|
|Signed Bruce Chen, Erik Bedard, Todd Williams and Corey Patterson to one-year contracts.|
|1/13/06||Designated 1B Walter Young for assignment.|
|1/12/06||Signed LHP Franklyn Gracesqui and 1B Kevin Millar to one-year contracts and designated LHP Brian Burres for assignment.|
|1/11/06||Signed RHPs Ricky Bottalico, Brooks Kieschnick and 3B Fernando Tatis to Minor League contracts and invited them to Spring Training.|
|1/9/06||Acquired OF Corey Patterson from the Cubs in exchange for SS Nate Spears and LHP Carlos Perez.|
|1/6/06||Claimed LHP Brian Burres off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.|
|1/4/06||Signed 1B Jeff Conine to a one-year contract with a club option for 2007.|
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