|3/31/06||C Raul Chavez has been claimed on outright waivers by the Baltimore Orioles.|
|3/30/06||Acquired INF Cody Ransom from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for cash considerations.|
|3/25/06||Reassigned RHP Ezequiel Astacio, RHP Joe Valentine, RHP Dave Borkowski, OF Josh Anderson, OF Charlton Jimerson, OF Luke Scott, INF Danny Klassen and C Hector Gimenez to the Minor Leagues; Placed INF Jeff Bagwell on the 15-day disabled list.|
|3/19/06||Optioned RHP Matt Albers and RHP Felipe Paulino to Triple-A Round Rock.|
|3/15/06||Optioned RHPs Jason Hirsh, Jimmy Barthmaier, Juan Gutierrez and LHP Mark McLemore to Triple-A Round Rock; Reassigned RHP Jared Gothreaux and Cs Alan Zinter and J.R. House to Minor League camp.|
|3/2/06||Signed three players to one-year contracts: OF Jason Lane ($450,000), INF/OF Chris Burke ($362,500) and OF Willy Taveras ($400,000).|
|3/1/06||Signed five players to one-year contracts: RHP Brandon Backe ($442,500), INF Eric Bruntlett ($365,000), LHP Mike Gallo ($365,000), C Hector Gimenez ($327,000) and RHP Chad Qualls ($376,000).|
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