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Date Transaction
5/31/04 Detroit Tigers
Activated DH Dmitri Young from the 15-day disabled list; placed C/1B Chris Shelton on the 15-day disabled list with plantar fasciitis of the right foot.
  Florida Marlins
Placed RHP Josh Beckett on the 15-day disabled list with a blister to his right middle finger; recalled RHP Ben Howard from Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Houston Astros
Placed LHP Andy Pettitte on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26, due to tightness in his left forearm; activated RHP Chad Harville from the 15-day disabled list.
  Kansas City Royals
Acquired INF Damian Jackson from the Cubs for INF Gookie Dawkins and a player to be named later.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Optioned LHP Sean Burnett to Triple-A Nashville; recalled RHP Mark Corey from Triple-A Nashville.
  San Diego Padres
Activated RHP Antonio Osuna from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Brian Sweeney to Triple-A Portland.
5/30/04 Anaheim Angels
Signed OF Curtis Pride to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Purchased the contract of INF Tim Olson from Triple-A Tucson; transferred RHP Shane Reynolds from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; placed INF Matt Kata on the 15-day disabled list with a dislocated left shoulder.
  Atlanta Braves
Placed LHP Horacio Ramirez on the 15-day disabled list (inflamed left shoulder); purchased contract of RHP Travis Smith from Triple-A Richmond; released OF Cory Aldridge from Double-A Greenville; 1B Dave Nilsson has decided to end his comeback attempt.
  Chicago White Sox
Purchased the contract of INF Kelly Dransfeldt from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Recalled RHP Joe Valentine from from Triple-A Louisville; optioned RHP Ryan Wagner to Triple-A Louisville.
  Colorado Rockies
Recalled INF Aaron Miles from Triple-A Colorado Springs; optioned OF Brad Hawpe to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed RHP Jeff Farnsworth to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  Montreal Expos
Activated RHP Tony Armas from the 15-day disabled list; signed RHP/OF Donnie Bridges to a minor league contract and assigned him to Double-A Harrisburg; placed OF Carl Everett on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left ankle.
  Oakland Athletics
LHP Horacio Ramirez was placed on the disabled list (inflamed left shoulder) and RHP Travis Smith was promoted from Triple-A Richmond.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed RHP Mike Crudale to a minor league contract and assigned him to Double-A Altoona; optioned LHP Mike Gonzalez to Triple-A Nashville; recalled LHP Sean Burnett from Triple-A Nashville.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Resigned OF Mark Quinn to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Memphis; released OF Brian Hunter from Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Released INF Edwards Guzman from Triple-A Durham; released OF Anton French from Triple-A Durham.
5/29/04 Anaheim Angels
Signed OF Raul Mondesi for the remaining four months of the 2004 season. Designated IF/OF Adam Riggs for assignment.
  Chicago White Sox
Optioned RHP Jon Rauch to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Recalled RHP Jon Rauch from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled RHP Joe Dawley from Triple-A Buffalo; designated RHP Chad Durbin for assignment.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Purchased the contract of RHP Rodney Myers from Triple-A Las Vegas. Optioned IF Joe Thurston to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP Vicente Padilla on the 15-day DL with triceps tendinitis in his right elbow; recalled RHP Geoff Geary to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Released RHP Juan Acevedo from Triple-A Nashville; signed RHP Luther Hackman to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Nashville.
  San Diego Padres
Brian Buchanan: Strained oblique, placed on 15-day DL.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled RHP Juan Dominguez from Triple-A Oklahoma. Optioned RHP Rosman Garcia to Oklahoma.
5/28/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Rescinded the option of RHP Brian Bruney and placed him on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his right elbow.
  Atlanta Braves
Placed 1B Adam LaRoche on the 15-day disabled list with a separated left shoulder. Optioned 3B Wilson Betemit to Triple-A Richmond. Recalled 1B Mike Hessman and OF Eli Marrero from Richmond.
  Chicago Cubs
Transferred INF Mark Grudzielanek from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; purchased the contract of INF Rey Ordonez from Triple-A Iowa; purchased the contract of LHP Jimmy Anderson from Triple-A Iowa; sent INF Damian Jackson outright to Triple-A Iowa; recalled OF David Kelton from Triple-A Iowa; placed RHP Todd Wellemeyer on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 22, with a right shoulder strain; Placed OF Tom Goodwin on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 24, with a right groin strain.
  Chicago White Sox
Optioned LHP Kelly Wunsch to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Kansas City Royals
Reinstated INF Tony Graffanino from the 15-day disabled list and designated INF Mendy Lopez for assignment.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Activated OF Dave Roberts off the 15-day disabled list; P Hideo Nomo placed on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 20 with a split fingernail on his right index finger.
  Montreal Expos
Recalled 1B Nick Johnson and RHP Tony Armas Jr. from rehab assignments; reinstated Johnson from the 15-day DL and optioned OF Valentino Pascucci to Triple-A Edmonton.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Recalled INF Randall Simon from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list; placed C Humberto Cota on the 15-day disabled list (strained left oblique).
  San Diego Padres
Placed OF Ryan Klesko on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 27 with a strained oblique and purchased the contract of OF Jon Knott from Triple-A Portland.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP Clint Nageotte from Triple-A Tacoma; designated OF Quinton McCracken for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Purchased the contract of 1B Fred McGriff from AAA Durham and optioned OF Jonny Gomes to Durham.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed 2B Orlando Hudson on the 15-day DL with tightness in his left hamstring. Recalled IF Howie Clark from Triple-A Syracuse.
5/27/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Scott Service: Purchased the contract of RHP Scott Service from Triple-A Tucson; optioned RHP Brian Bruney to Triple-A Tucson.
  Baltimore Orioles
Recalled RHP Eddy Rodriguez from Triple-A Ottawa; optioned RHP Denny Bautista to Double-A Bowie; C Keith Osik cleared waivers and is now a free agent. He had been designated for assignment on May 25.
  Cleveland Indians
Designated RHP Jason Anderson for assignment.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Lou Pote from Triple-A Buffalo. Pote was acquired from Oakland in a minor league deal on 5/26/2004.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed OF Juan Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list with a muscle strain in his back. Recalled OF Byron Gettis from Triple-A Omaha.
  Minnesota Twins
Activated 3B Corey Koskie from 15-day disabled list. Optioned OF Michael Restovich to Triple-A Rochester.
  San Diego Padres
Purchased the contract of RHP Brian Sweeney from Triple-A Portland; placed RHP Jake Peavy on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 20, with a strained tendon in his right forearm.
5/26/04 Chicago White Sox
Claimed RHP Eduardo Villacis off waivers from the Royals and assigned him to Double-A Birmingham.
  Cleveland Indians
Optioned LHP Scott Stewart to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
OF Adrian Brown cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Omaha. RHP Eduardo Villacis was claimed by the White Sox and was placed on their Double-A Birmingham roster.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Reinstated LHP Chris Capuano from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Corey Hart to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  Minnesota Twins
Signed OF Todd Dunwoody to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Released LHP Donovan Osborne; claimed INF Kevin Hooper off waivers from the Marlins and optioned him to Triple-A Columbus.
  Seattle Mariners
Signed RHP Ben Christensen to a minor league contract and assigned him to Double-A San Antonio.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Purchased the contract of OF John Mabry from Triple-A Memphis; optioned OF Colin Porter to Triple-A Memphis.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Chan Ho Park on the 15-day DL with lower back discomfort, retroactive to May 20. Recalled RHP Rosman Garcia from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Purchased the contract of C Bobby Estalella from Triple-A Syracuse; recalled OF Alexis Rios and RHP Vinnie Chulk from Syracuse; optioned RHP Micheal Nakamura to Syracuse; transferred C Greg Myers from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; placed C Kevin Cash on the 15-day DL with a rib cage bone bruise (retroactive to May 24); placed OF Frank Catalanotto on the 15-day DL with a right groin strain (retroactive to May 20).
5/25/04 Baltimore Orioles
Recalled RHP Denny Bautista from Double-A Bowie; purchased the contract of C Robert Machado and INF Jose Leon from Triple-A Ottawa; designated C Keith Osik and INF Jose Bautista for assignment; optioned RHP Rick Bauer to Triple-A Ottawa; activated LHP Matt Riley from the disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Ottawa.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed INF Bill Mueller on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 20); recalled C/DH Andy Dominique from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  New York Mets
Purchased the contract of LHP Pedro Feliciano from AAA Norfolk; returned RHP Grant Roberts to the major league roster and placed him on the 60-day disabled list with a frayed labrum in his shoulder.
  Optioned RHP Tyler Yates to AAA Norfolk.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed 1B J.T. Snow on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 22, due to arthroscopic surgery on his left knee; placed 2B Ray Durham on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 23, with a left hamstring strain; recalled IF Brian Dallimore from Triple-A Fresno; purchased the contract of 1B Damon Minor from Triple-A Fresno; designated LHP Kevin Walker for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
The Devil Rays placed INF/OF Damian Rolls on the 15-day DL with a bruised sternum and recalled INF/OF Charles Gipson from Class AAA Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Gerald Laird: Transferred C Gerald Laird from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Placed OF Brian Jordan and OF Kevin Mench on the 15-day DL and purchased from Triple-A the contracts of OF Gary Matthews Jr. and OF Chad Allen.
5/24/04 Montreal Expos
Activated OF Peter Bergeron from the 15-day disabled list and outrighted him to Triple-A Edmonton; outrighted 1B Luis Lopez to Triple-A Edmonton.
  New York Mets
INF Ricky Gutierrez has cleared waivers and is now a free agent. He had been designated for assignment May 13.
5/23/04 Anaheim Angels
Acquired nonroster INF Zach Sorensen from the Indians for a player to be named.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed INF Richie Sexson on 15-day disabled list; recalled OF Doug DeVore from Triple-A Tucson.
  Detroit Tigers
Sold the contract of nonroster RHP David Cortes to Tijuana of the Mexican League.
  Philadelphia Phillies
RHP Elizardo Ramirez was recalled from Single-A Clearwater. RHP Josh Hancock was optioned to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/22/04 Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Jason Young on the 15-day disabled list with a strained ribcage muscle. Recalled OF Rene Reyes from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Kansas City Royals
Purchased the contract of RHP Zack Greinke from Triple-A Omaha. Optioned RHP Shawn Camp to Triple-A Omaha. RHP Eduardo Villacis was designated for assignment.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed 2B Luis Rivas on the 15-day disabled list with a strained groin; recalled OF Michael Restovich from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Mets
Optioned OF Esix Snead to Triple-A Norfolk and recalled RHP Tyler Yates from Triple-A Norfolk.
  New York Yankees
Placed 1B Jason Giambi on the 15-day DL with a sprained right ankle. Recalled OF Bubba Crosby from Triple-A Columbus.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Recalled RHP Josh Hancock from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; optioned RHP Geoff Geary to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/21/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Activated INF Richie Sexson from the 15-day disabled list; optioned OF Doug DeVore to Triple-A Tucson.
  Baltimore Orioles
Signed OF Eugene Kingsale to a minor league contract and assigned him to Double-A Bowie.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed RHP Scott Williamson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 19, with right elbow inflammation; recalled RHP Anastacio Martinez from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed OF Raul Gonzalez to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
Purchased the contract of OF Brandon Berger from Triple-A Omaha; designated OF Adrian Brown for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Placed IF Wes Helms on the 15-day disabled list with a torn meniscus and strained right knee; recalled IF Corey Hart from Triple-A Indianapolis.
  New York Mets
RHP James Baldwin cleared waivers and is a free agent; he had been designated for assignment on May 16.
  New York Yankees
Recalled RHP Jose Contreras from Triple-A Columbus. Optioned RHP Brett Prinz to Columbus.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
RHP Jason Boyd cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Nashville; he had been designated for assignment on May 18.
  San Diego Padres
Recalled RHP Dennis Tankersley from Portland and placed INF Ramon Vazquez on 15-day DL.
  Activated RHP Rod Beck from extended Spring Training; sent LHP Eddie Oropesa outright to Triple-A Portland.
  Seattle Mariners
Activated INF Willie Bloomquist from the 15-day disabled list; optioned INF Ramon Santiago Triple-A Tacoma.
  Texas Rangers
Placed C Gerald Laird on 15-day DL with torn ligaments in his left thumb. Purchased the contract of C Ken Huckaby from Triple-A Oklahoma; transferred RHP Colby Lewis from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
5/20/04 Chicago Cubs
Placed RHP Kerry Wood on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 12, with a sore right triceps. Recalled RHP Michael Wuertz from Triple-A Iowa.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed OF Shannon Stewart on the 15-day disabled list with plantar faciitis on his right foot.
  Justin Morneau: Recalled 1B/DH Justin Morneau from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Mets
Placed Al Leiter on the disabled list and recalled OF Esix Snead from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated RHP Roberto Hernandez (strained right calf) from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned LHP Jim Crowell to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Activated RHP Roberto Hernandez (strained right calf) from the 15-day disabled list; optioned LHP Jim Crowell to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/19/04 Chicago Cubs
Placed RF Sammy Sosa on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 16, with a sprained ligament in his lower back; recalled OF Jason Dubois from Triple-A Iowa.
  Cincinnati Reds
Returned OF Austin Kearns from a rehabilitation assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list; outrighted OF Jason Romano to Louisville.
  Cleveland Indians
Claimed RHP Joe Dawley off outright waivers from the Kansas City Royals and optioned him to AAA Buffalo; transferred LHP Jason Stanford from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Acquired RHP Andrew Brown from the Dodgers as the PTBN in the April 4 trade and assigned him to Double-A Akron; transferred OF Ryan Ludwick from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; signed RHP Kane Davis to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Florida Marlins
Placed IF/OF Wil Cordero on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 17, with right knee inflammation, and selected the contract of 1B Larry Sutton from Triple-A Albuquerque; IF Kevin Hooper was designated for assignment.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP Brian Powell on the 15-day disabled with a stiff neck; recalled RHP Geoff Geary from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Purchased the contract of OF Ruben Mateo from Nashville (AAA) and placed OF J.J. Davis on the 15-day disabled list (sprained right pinky).
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
OF Midre Cummings has cleared waivers and has until Friday to accept his assignment to Triple-A Durham.
  RHP Dicky Gonzalez has cleared waivers and has accepted his assignment to Triple-A Durham.
  Assigned 1B Fred McGriff to Triple-A Durham.
  Optioned RHPs Jeremi Gonzalez and Chad Gaudin to Class AAA Durham and recalled RHP Rob Bell and RHP Jason Standridge from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day DL.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed C Bobby Estalella to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Syracuse.
5/18/04 Anaheim Angels
Placed INF Troy Glaus on the 60-day disabled list (retroactive to May 11) due to impending surgery on his right shoulder; selected the contract of INF Adam Riggs from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Atlanta Braves
Placed 2B Marcus Giles on the 15-day disabled list and INF Jesse Garcia was activated from the bereavement list.
  Chicago White Sox
Recalled LHP Kelly Wunsch from Triple-A Charlotte and optioned RHP Felix Diaz to Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
RHP Jack Cressend cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Buffalo; he had been designated for assignment on May 14.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed RHP Jimmy Haynes to a minor-league contract.
  Montreal Expos
Activated OF Carl Everett from the 15-day disabled list.
  New York Yankees
Felix Heredia: Reinstated P Felix Heredia from 15-day disabled list.
  Donovan Osborne: Designated LHP Donovan Osborne for assignment.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Recalled LHP Mike Gonzalez from Nashville (AAA) and designated RHP Jason Boyd for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Recalled RHP Justin Germano, placed LHP David Wells on 15-day DL.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Recalled OF Jonny Gomes from Triple-A Durham and designated OF Midre Cummings for assignment.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed OF Marvin Benard to a minor league contract.
5/17/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed INF Greg Colbrunn on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 16) due to tendinitis in his right wrist; recalled INF Scott Hairston from Triple-A Tucson.
  Colorado Rockies
Recalled RHP Aaron Cook from Triple-A Colorado Springs; optioned RHP Scott Dohmann to Triple-A Colorado Springs. RHP Scott Elarton refused his minor league assignment and is a free agent; he had been designated for assignment on May 15. Purchased the contract of OF Cory Sullivan and placed him on the 60-day disabled list (left elbow surgery).
  Milwaukee Brewers
Recalled RHP Mike Adams from Triple-A Indianapolis.
  New York Yankees
Acquired nonroster RHP Jeremy Ward from the Diamondbacks for a PTBN and assigned him to Double-A Trenton.
5/16/04 Colorado Rockies
Optioned IF Aaron Miles to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Recalled RHP Allan Simpson from Colorado Springs.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed OF Aaron Guiel on the 15-day disabled list with blurred vision in his left eye. Purchased the contract of INF Wilton Guerrero from Triple-A Omaha. Designated RHP Joe Dawley for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Placed RHP Ben Ford on the 15-day DL with right shoulder tendonitis.
  Montreal Expos
Sent Ron Calloway to Triple-A Edmonton.
  New York Mets
Recalled RHP Matt Ginter from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Designated RHP James Baldwin for assignment.
  New York Yankees
Purchased the contract of RHP Tanyon Sturtze from Triple-A Columbus.
  Optioned C David Parrish to Triple-A Columbus.
  Transferred RHP Orlando Hernandez from 15-day to 60-day DL.
5/15/04 Baltimore Orioles
Optioned RHP Kurt Ainsworth to Triple-A Ottawa, purchased the contract of RHP Darwin Cubillan.
  Boston Red Sox
Acquired OF Henri Stanley from the San Diego Padres in exchange for a cash consideration.
  Recalled INF Kevin Youkilis from Triple-A Pawtucket and optioned LHP Mark Malaska to Pawtucket.
  Colorado Rockies
Designated Scott Elarton for assignment. Recalled RHP Jason Young from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Placed RHP Turk Wendell on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder stiffness. Recalled RHP Scott Dohmann from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Milwaukee Brewers
RHP Adrian Hernandez cleared waivers and accepted his assignment to Triple-A Indianapolis. He had been designated for assignment on May 11.
  Minnesota Twins
LHP Carlos Pulido cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Rochester. He had been designated for assignment on May 11.
  New York Yankees
Acquired RHP Tanyon Sturtze from the Los Angeles Dodgers for a player to be named.
5/14/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed RHP Matt Mantei on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with tendinitis in his right shoulder; activated LHP Casey Fossum from the 15-day disabled list.
  Atlanta Braves
Placed INF Jesse Garcia on the bereavement list; recalled INF Nick Green from Triple-A Richmond.
  Cincinnati Reds
Activated C Jason LaRue from the 15-day disabled list; optioned Corky Miller to Triple-A Louisville.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled LHP Cliff Bartosh and purchased the contract of RHP Matt Miller from the AAA Buffalo Bisons; placed RHP Jeff D''Amico on the 15-day disabled list with a lower back strain (retroactive to May 11) and designated RHP Jack Cressend for assignment.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed 3B Corey Koskie on the 15-day disabled list with a strained sternum; activated RHP Grant Balfour from the 15-day disabled list.
  New York Mets
Designated INF Ricky Gutierrez for assignment; sent RHP Grant Roberts outright to Triple-A Norfolk; was designated for assignment on May 4.
  Activated OF Cliff Floyd.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed LHP Billy Wagner on the 15-day disabled list (strained left groin); purchased the contract of RHP Brian Powell from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Activated RHP Bob File from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Syracuse.
5/13/04 Chicago White Sox
Recalled RHP Felix Diaz from Class AAA Charlotte and optioned C/INF Jamie Burke to Charlotte.
  New York Yankees
Purchased the contract of C David Parrish from Triple-A Columbus; optioned RHP Scott Proctor to Triple-A Columbus; transferred INF Travis Lee from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  San Francisco Giants
Recalled 2B Ray Durham from a rehab assignment with Single-A San Jose and activated him from the 15-day disabled list.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated OF Roger Cedeno from 15-day disabled list, optioned RHP Josh Pearce to Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Recalled RHP Jorge Sosa from Class AAA Durham and designated RHP Dicky Gonzalez for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Jeff Nelson on the 15-day DL. Activated LHP Brian Shouse from the DL.
  Toronto Blue Jays
OF Simon Pond recalled from Triple-A Syracuse.
  IF Howie Clark optioned to Triple-A Syracuse.
  Acquired INF Frank Menechino from the Athletics for future considerations.
5/12/04 Atlanta Braves
Damon Hollins cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Richmond. He had been designated for assignment on May 8.
  Boston Red Sox
Recalled RHP Jamie Brown from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed INF Rey Ordonez to a minor league contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Placed 2B Fernando Vina on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring; purchased the contract of IF Jason Smith from Triple-A Toledo; transferred RHP Lino Urdaneta from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  Florida Marlins
Transferred RHP Chad Fox from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  San Diego Padres
Reinstated INF Rey Ordonez from restricted list and released.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Brandon Puffer from Triple-A Portland; placed RHP Antonio Osuna on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right groin.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned IF Brian Dallimore to Triple-A Fresno.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Doug Brocail on the 15-day disabled list following an appendectomy.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Frank Francisco from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed INF Chris Woodward on the 15-day DL with a right hamstring injury.
5/11/04 Atlanta Braves
Designated RHP Will Cunnane for assignment.
  Activated LHP Armando Almanza from the disabled list and designated RHP Will Cunnane for assignment.
  Baltimore Orioles
Recalled 2B Jerry Hairston from minor league rehab assignment; placed LHP Matt Riley on the 15-day disabled list with left shoulder tightness and recalled RHP Daniel Cabrera from Double-A Bowie.
  Boston Red Sox
Optioned RHP Byung-Hyun Kim to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cincinnati Reds
Purchased the contract of LHP Mike Matthews from Triple-A Louisville.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned LHP Franklyn Gracesqui to Triple-A Albuquerque and selected the contract of RHP Toby Borland from Triple-A Albuquerque. Transferred RHP Chad Fox from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Kansas City Royals
Purchased the contract of outfielder Adrian Brown from Triple-A Omaha. Transferred RHP Kyle Snyder from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Optioned RHP Mike MacDougal and OF David DeJesus to Triple-A Omaha. Recalled RHP Justin Huisman and purchased the contract of OF Adrian Brown from Triple-A Omaha.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Designated RHP Adrian Hernandez for assignment; purchased the contract of RHP Matt Wise from Triple-A Indianapolis.
  Minnesota Twins
Activated C/DH Matthew LeCroy from 15-day disabled list; placed IF Nick Punto (strained left oblique) on the 15-day disabled list; purchased the contract of INF Alex Prieto from Triple-A Rochester; designated LHP Carlos Pulido for assignment.
  Oakland Athletics
Sent INF Frank Menechino outright to Triple-A Sacramento; activated INF Mark McLemore from the 15-day disabled list.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed OF Raul Mondesi on the restricted list, removing him from the 40-man roster. Purchased the contract of OF Daryle Ward from Triple-A Nashville.
  San Diego Padres
Activated IF Jeff Cirillo from the DL; returned RHP Jason Szuminski to the Chicago Cubs.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed 2B Ray Durham on a rehab assignment with Single-A San Jose.
  Seattle Mariners
Placed RHP Rafael Soriano on the 15-day disabled list, retro to May 10, with a mild sprain of the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow; recalled INF Ramon Santiago from triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Placed INF/OF Eduardo Perez on the 15-day DL with a torn left Achilles tendon and recalled INF-OF Damian Rolls from Class AAA Durham.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed RHP Justin Speier on the 15-day DL with elbow soreness and recalled RHP Aquilino Lopez from Triple-A Syracuse.
5/10/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed RHP Oscar Villarreal on the 15-day disabled list; recalled RHP Andrew Good from Triple-A Tucson.
  Chicago White Sox
Reinstated LHP Kelly Wunsch from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Reds asked for unconditional release waivers on RHP Jimmy Haynes.
  Colorado Rockies
Agreed to terms with RHP Kevin Jarvis on a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated RHP Eric Junge from the disabled list and optioned to Single-A Clearwater
  San Diego Padres
Released nonroster OF Gene Kingsale from Triple-A Portland.
5/9/04 Anaheim Angels
Greg Jones: Transferred RHP Greg Jones to the 60-day DL.
  Casey Kotchman: Purchased the contract of 1B Casey Kotchman from Double-A Arkansas.
  Casey Kotchman: Purchased the contract of 1B Casey Kotchman from Double-A Arkansas.
  Baltimore Orioles
Optioned OF Darnell McDonald to Triple-A Ottawa.
  Chicago Cubs
Acquired nonroster RHP Shawn Sedlacek from the Mets for cash; assigned to Triple-A Iowa; released nonroster RHP Ben Christensen from Double-A West Tenn.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed 3B Brandon Larson on the 15-day disabled list (retroactive to May 8) with a strained left quadriceps muscle; recalled IF Tim Hummel from Triple-A Louisville.
  Minnesota Twins
Optioned C Rob Bowen to Double-A New Britain.
  New York Mets
Optioned RHP Tyler Yates to Triple-A Norfolk; transferred RHP Scott Erickson from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; purchased the contract of RHP James Baldwin from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Recalled second baseman Chase Utley from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/8/04 Arizona Diamondbacks
Recalled RHP Brian Bruney from Triple-A Tucson; optioned INF Scott Hairston to Triple-A Tucson.
  Atlanta Braves
Activated Chipper Jones from the 15-day disabled list and designated OF Damon Hollins for assignment. Recalled IF Wilson Betemit and optioned Mike Hessman to Richmond.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP David Manning to a minor league contract.
  New York Mets
Signed C Tom Wilson to a minor league contract.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed Placido Polanco on the 15-day disabled list with strained left quadriceps.
5/7/04 Baltimore Orioles
Released nonroster LHP Robert Ramsay.
  Chicago White Sox
Reinstated SS Jose Valentin from the 15-day DL.
  Assigned INF Kelly Dransfeldt outright to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Activated RHP Jose Jimenez from 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Kazuhito Tadano to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed SS Angel Berroa to a four-year contract extension with a one-year club option. The deal could be worth a total of $16 million.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Recalled INF Joe Thurston from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  New York Mets
Sent OF Jeff Duncan to Triple-A Norfolk, activated 3B Ty Wigginton off the DL.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Released OF Josue Perez from Double-A Reading.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Recalled OF Jason Bay from injury rehab assignment with Triple-A Nashville and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list; optioned INF Carlos Rivera to Nashville.
  San Francisco Giants
Activated RHP Dustin Hermanson from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP David Aardsma to Triple-A Fresno.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed RHP Mike Lincoln on 15-day disabled list, recalled RHP Kiko Calero from Triple-A Memphis.
5/6/04 Chicago Cubs
Placed SS Alex Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right wrist.
  Transferred RHP Mark Prior from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; purchased the contract of INF Damian Jackson from Triple-A Iowa.
  Seattle Mariners
Pat Borders: Purchased the contract of C Pat Borders from Triple-A Tacoma; optioned C Ben Davis to Tacoma.
5/5/04 Anaheim Angels
Optioned RHP Matt Hensley to Triple-A Salt Lake and recalled IF/OF Robb Quinlan.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Designated C Bobby Estalella for assignment.
  Boston Red Sox
Signed C Raul Casanova to a minor league contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Placed RHP Nate Cornejo on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 3, with right shoulder inflammation.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Craig Dingman from Triple-A Toledo.
  Florida Marlins
Signed RHP Josias Manzanillo to a minor league contract.
  Houston Astros
Placed RHP Chad Harville on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring; recalled RHP Ricky Stone from Triple-A New Orleans.
  New York Yankees
Bret Prinz: Recalled RHP Bret Prinz from Triple-A Columbus.
  Jose Contreras: Optioned RHP Jose Contreras to Single-A Tampa.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Selected OF Midre Cummings from Class AAA Durham and optioned INF/OF Damian Rolls to Durham.
5/4/04 Anaheim Angels
Assigned Yoshitaka Mizuo (LHP) outright to Salt Lake.
  Arizona Diamondbacks
Recalled INF Scott Hairston from Triple-A Tucson.
  Montreal Expos
Placed LHP Rigo Beltran on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 29, with a left oblique strain and recalled RHP Jeremy Fikac from Triple-A Edmonton.
  New York Mets
Purchased the contract of RHP Ricky Bottalico from Triple-A Norfolk; designated RHP Grant Roberts for assignment.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP Roberto Hernandez on the 15-day disabled list (strained calf); purchased the contract of LHP Jim Crowell from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP Rafael Soriano from Double-A San Antonio; placed INF Willie Bloomquist on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 2, with a strained lower back; released RHP Kevin Jarvis.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Released INF Emil Brown from Triple-A Memphis.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Acquired nonroster INF Stubby Clapp from the Cleveland Indians for PTBN or cash; assigned to Double-A New Hampshire.
5/3/04 Cleveland Indians
Released LHP Tim Young from Triple-A Buffalo.
  Kansas City Royals
Optioned RHP Eduardo Villacis to Double-A Wichita and recalled LHP Jaime Cerda from Triple-A Omaha.
5/2/04 Anaheim Angels
Designated LHP Yoshitaka Mizuo for assignment.
  Chicago White Sox
Recalled C Jamie Burke from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Optioned RHP Dan Wright to Triple-A Charlotte.
  New York Yankees
Activated OF Kenny Lofton from the disabled list and optioned OF Bubba Crosby to Triple-A Columbus.
5/1/04 Anaheim Angels
Placed DH Tim Salmon (left knee irritation) on the 15-day disabled list; selected the contract of RHP Matt Hensley from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Chicago Cubs
Glendon Rusch: Purchased the contract of LHP Glendon Rusch from Triple-A Iowa.
  Detroit Tigers
Released nonroster RHP Ariel Prieto.
  Kansas City Royals
Reinstated SS Angel Berroa from the 15-day DL; purchased the contract of RHP Eduardo Villacis from Double-A Wichita; optioned RHP Justin Huisman to Triple-A Omaha and placed INF Tony Graffanino on the 15-day DL.
  New York Yankees
Placed INF Travis Lee on the 15-day DL and purchased the contract of INF Homer Bush from Triple-A Columbus. Transferred RHP Jorge De Paula from the 15-day to the 60-day DL to make room for Bush on the 40-man roster. Optioned LHP Alex Graman to Triple-A Columbus. Activated RHP Jon Lieber from the 15-day disabled list.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned RHP Kevin Correia to Triple-A Fresno; recalled RHP David Aardsma from Triple-A Fresno.
  Toronto Blue Jays
RHP Josh Towers cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Syracuse. He had been designated for assignment on April 24.