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Date Transaction
5/31/05 Atlanta Braves
Activated LHP Mike Hampton from the 15-day disabled list and designated OF Raul Mondesi for assignment.
  Cincinnati Reds
Requested unconditional release waivers on RHP Danny Graves.
  Cleveland Indians
Activated OF Juan Gonzalez from the 15-day disabled list and designated OF Ryan Ludwick for assignment.
  Detroit Tigers
Recalled 1B/C Chris Shelton from Triple-A Toledo and optioned 1B Carlos Pena to Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Recalled INF Chris Burke from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned RHP Ezequiel Astacio to Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Designated OF Eli Marrero for assignment and purchased the contract of OF Shane Costa from Double-A Wichita.
  Named Buddy Bell manager.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed OF Curtis Pride on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right wrist; Optioned RHP Chris Bootcheck to Triple-A and recalled 1B Casey Kotchman from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed 2B Luis Rivas on the 15-day disabled list with left external oblique strain and purchased the contract of INF Brent Abernathy from Triple-A Rochester; Optioned 3B Terry Tiffee to Triple-A Rochester and recalled OF Michael Ryan from Triple-A Rochester.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled INF Mike Morse from Triple-A Tacoma and designated INF Wilson Valdez for assignment.
  Washington Nationals
Placed RHP Zach Day on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26, with a right radius fracture.
5/30/05 Chicago White Sox
Recalled 1B/DH Frank Thomas from Triple-A Charlotte and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Jose Acevedo on the 15-day disabled list (strained right groin) and purchased the contract of RHP Matt Anderson from Triple-A Colorado Springs; Transferred LHP Matthew Merricks to the 60-day disabled list.
  Kansas City Royals
Terminated the contract of hitting coach Jeff Pentland and replaced him with Minor League hitting instructor Andre David.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Purchased the contract of C Mike Rose from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned C Dioner Navarro to Las Vegas; Designated RHP Buddy Carlyle for assignment.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated SS Bobby Crosby from the 15-day disabled list and optioned 2B Keith Ginter to Triple-A Sacramento.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned C Miguel Olivo to Triple-A Tacoma; recalled Rene Rivera from Double-A San Antonio.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Recalled RHP Chad Orvella from Double-A Montgomery.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Activated OF Frank Catalanotto from the Bereavement List and optioned OF Gabe Gross back to Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Activated RHP John Patterson and 1B Wil Cordero from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned OF Tyrell Godwin and INF Brendan Harris to Triple-A New Orleans.
5/29/05 Atlanta Braves
Recalled OF Kelly Johnson from Triple-A Richmond.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled RHP Jon Leicester from Triple-A Iowa and transferred SS Nomar Garciaparra from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Cincinnati Reds
Activated INF Rich Aurilia from the 15-day disabled list and optioned INF William Bergolla to Triple-A Louisville.
  Florida Marlins
Recalled RHP Travis Smith from Triple-A Albuquerque and designated RHP Frank Castillo for assignment.
  San Francisco Giants
Designated RHP Matt Herges for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Optioned LHP Jon Switzer to Triple-A Durham.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Optioned RHP Dave Bush to Triple-A Syracuse and recalled RHP Chad Gaudin from Syracuse.
5/28/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Optioned C Koyie Hill to Triple-A Tucson and purchased the contract of C Kelly Stinnett from Triple-A Tucson; Transferred RHP Oscar Villarreal from 15-day to 60-day disabled list.
  Atlanta Braves
Designated RHP Matt Childers for assignment.
  Baltimore Orioles
Placed OF Larry Bigbie on the 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of 3B Napolean Calzado from Triple-A Ottawa; Designated OF Tim Raines Jr. for assignment.
  Chicago Cubs
Acquired RHP Jerome Williams and RHP David Aardsma from the Giants for RHP LaTroy Hawkins and cash.
  Placed RHP Mark Prior on the 15-day disabled list with a right non-displaced fracture of the lateral epicondyl (elbow) and recalled RHP Roberto Novoa from Triple-A Iowa.
  New York Mets
Recalled OF Victor Diaz from Triple-A Norfolk and designated OF Eric Valent for assignment.
  San Francisco Giants
Acquired RHP LaTroy Hawkins and cash from the Chicago Cubs for RHP Jerome Williams and RHP David Aardsma.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Activated RHP Franklin Nunez from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Durham.
5/27/05 Chicago White Sox
Optioned RHP Brandon McCarthy to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed 2004 draft selections SS Jose Chavez and RHP Carlton Smith.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated RHP Kelvim Escobar from DL; optioned RHP Ervin Santana to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed C Paul Bako on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left knee ligament and recalled C Dioner Navarro from Triple-A Las Vegas; Recalled LHP Derek Thompson from Double-A Jacksonville and optioned RHP Buddy Carlyle to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Activated RHP Ben Sheets from the 15-day disabled list and optioned RHP Mike Adams to Triple-A Nashville.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed DH Erubiel Durazo on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 25, with tendinitis in his left elbow and recalled 1B Dan Johnson from Triple-A Sacramento.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Sent RHP Terry Adams outright to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
OF Chris Singleton cleared waivers and opted for free agency.
5/26/05 Baltimore Orioles
Placed LHP Erik Bedard on the 15-day disabled list with a strained medial collateral ligament in his left knee; Recalled RHP Hayden Penn from Double-A Bowie and transferred OF Val Majewski from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Recalled INF John Olerud and C Kelly Shoppach from Triple-A Pawtucket, designated C Shawn Wooten for assignment and optioned RHP Jeremi Gonzalez to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cincinnati Reds
Sent INF D'Angelo Jimenez outright to Double-A Chattanooga.
  Cleveland Indians
Placed RHP Kevin Millwood on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right groin and recalled LHP Brian Tallet.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed 2B Aaron Miles on the 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of IF Eddy Garabito from AAA Colorado Springs; Transferred RHP Chin-hui Tsao to the 60-day disabled list.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned RHP Yorman Bazardo to Double-A Carolina and activated RHP Guillermo Mota off the 15-day disabled list.
  Houston Astros
Signed RHP Scott Strickland to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Purchased the contract of RHP Steve Stemle from Triple-A Omaha and optioned LHP Jaime Cerda to Omaha; Designated RHP Shawn Camp for assignment.
  Washington Nationals
Signed LHP C.J. Nitkowski; Placed RHP Jon Rauch on the 15-day disabled list with a torn right labrum; Transferred OF Terrmel Sledge from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; Designated RHP Claudio Vargas for assignment; Optioned RHP Zach Day to Triple-A New Orleans; Recalled from rehab and reinstated RHP T.J. Tucker from the disabled list; Selected the contracts of OF Tyrell Godwin and RHP Sun-woo Kim from New Orleans.
5/25/05 Baltimore Orioles
Placed C Javy Lopez on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right hand and C Sal Fasano cleared waivers and opted for free agency. He was signed to a one-year contract.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled INF Todd Walker from his rehab assignment and activated him from the disabled list, and placed LHP Mike Remlinger on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 21, with a left hand fifth finger non-displaced distal phalanx fracture.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed RHP Paul Wilson on the 15-day disabled list with tendinitis in his right shoulder, retroactive to May 17.
  Transferred RHP Josh Hancock from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list and purchased the contract of OF Jason Romano from Triple-A Louisville.
  Florida Marlins
Selected RHP Frank Castillo from Triple-A Albuquerque and recalled RHP Yorman Bazardo from Double-A Carolina; optioned RHP Logan Kensing to Double-A Carolina and OF Chris Aguila to Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Activated OF Jayson Werth from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Jason Repko to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Oakland Athletics
Designated INF Jermaine Clark for assignment and purchased the contract of RHP Britt Reames from Triple-A Sacramento; Reinstated OF Nick Swisher from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Matt Watson to Triple-A Sacramento.
  Texas Rangers
Activated RHP R.A. Dickey from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
Placed RHP John Patterson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 16, with spasms in his lower back.
5/24/05 Baltimore Orioles
Activated OF Sammy Sosa from the 15-day disabled list and designated C Sal Fasano for assignment.
  Chicago Cubs
Optioned OF Ben Grieve to Triple-A Iowa and recalled RHP Sergio Mitre from Iowa.
  New York Yankees
Claimed INF Eric Crozier off waivers from the Blue Jays, who had been designated for assignment on May 19. He was then optioned to Double-A Trenton.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Designated RHP Terry Adams for assignment and purchased the contract of RHP Amaury Telemaco from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  San Diego Padres
Placed Mark Loretta on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 19; recalled RHP Brian Falkenborg from Triple-A Portland.
  San Francisco Giants
Activated RHP Jason Schmidt from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Jeremy Accardo to Triple-A Fresno.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP Joel Pineiro from Triple-A Tacoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed OF Frank Catalanotto on the bereavement list and recalled OF Gabe Gross from Triple-A Syracuse; Activated C Gregg Zaun from the 15-day disabled list and outrighted C Andy Dominique to Triple-A Syracuse.
5/23/05 Cincinnati Reds
Designated RHP Danny Graves for assignment and purchased the contract of LHP Randy Keisler from Triple-A Louisville.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed RHP Francisco Rodriguez on 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 15, and purchased the contract of RHP Joel Peralta from Triple-A Salt Lake; Designated OF Chris Prieto for assignment; Recalled RHP Chris Bootcheck from Triple-A Salt Lake; Optioned RHP Kevin Gregg to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Transferred INF Jose Valentin from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Placed LHP Odalis Perez on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 15, with an inflamed left shoulder; Purchased the contract of RHP Buddy Carlyle from Triple-A Las Vegas.
5/22/05 Atlanta Braves
Activated RHP Kevin Gryboski from the 15-day disabled list and optioned LHP Frank Brooks to Triple-A Richmond.
  Chicago White Sox
Placed RHP Orlando Hernandez on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 15, with a sore right shoulder; purchased the contract of RHP Brandon McCarthy from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Houston Astros
Recalled LHP Wandy Rodriguez from Triple-A Round Rock and optioned RHP Mike Burns to Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed 1B/DH Ken Harvey on the 15-day disabled list with a back injury; Purchased the contract of RHP Ryan Jensen from Triple-A Omaha.
  New York Mets
Released non-roster RHP Scott Strickland from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned RHP Jorge Campillo to Triple-A Tacoma.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Acquired nonroster RHP Vladimir Nunez from the Rangers for a PTBN and assigned him to Triple-A Memphis.
  Texas Rangers
Traded RHP Vlad Nunez to the St. Louis Cardinals for a player to be named later.
  Washington Nationals
Placed OF Jeffrey Hammonds on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring and recalled INF Brendan Harris from Triple-A New Orleans.
5/21/05 Atlanta Braves
Placed LHP Mike Hampton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 15, with a strained left forearm and recalled RHP Kyle Davies from Triple-A Richmond.
  Los Angeles Angels
Transferred RHP Bret Prinz from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Placed OF Vladimir Guerrero on the 15-day disabled list and recalled OF Curtis Pride from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated 1B Jim Thome from 15-day disabled list and optioned 1B Ryan Howard to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/20/05 Atlanta Braves
Placed C Eddie Perez on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder tendinitis and purchased the contract of C Brayan Pena from Triple-A Richmond; Jason Bourgeois cleared waivers and was outrighted to Richmond; Signed RHP Trey Hodges to a Minor League contract and assigned him to Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Purchased the contract of RHP James Baldwin from Triple-A Ottawa and optioned OF Keith Reed to Triple-A Ottawa; Transferred RHP Kurt Ainsworth from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed C Doug Mirabelli on 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 19, with a left wrist sprain and purchased the contract of C Shawn Wooten from Triple-A Pawtucket; Transfered Adam Stern to the 60-day disabled list.
  Chicago Cubs
Activated RHP Joe Borowski from the 15-day disabled list and optioned INF Michael Fontenot to Triple-A Iowa.
  Cincinnati Reds
Designated INF D'Angelo Jimenez for assignment and purchased the contract of INF Luis Lopez from Triple-A Louisville.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled RHP Matt Miller from Triple-A Buffalo optioned RHP Jason Davis to Buffalo.
  New York Yankees
Activated OF Ruben Sierra from the 15-day disabled list and optioned INF Andy Phillips to Triple-A Columbus.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed RHP Octavio Dotel on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 17, with a strained right elbow and recalled INF/OF Jermaine Clark from Triple-A Sacramento.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated OF Kenny Lofton from 15-day disabled list and designated INF Jose Offerman for assignment.
  San Francisco Giants
Transferred OF Barry Bonds to the 60-day disabled list, purchased the contract of IF Brian Dallimore from Triple-A Fresno, and placed OF Marquis Grissom on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 18, with a right-knee contusion.
  Seattle Mariners
Selected the contract of C Pat Borders from Triple-A Tacoma and optioned C Rene Rivera to Double-A San Antonio; Transferred LHP Bobby Madritsch from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Activated 1B Travis Lee from the 15-day disabled list and designated OF Chris Singleton for assignment.
5/19/05 Milwaukee Brewers
Assigned C Pat Borders to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for cash.
  Minnesota Twins
Optioned SS Jason Bartlett to Triple-A Rochester; recalled SS Luis Rodriguez from Triple-A Rochester.
  San Diego Padres
Acquired nonroster LHP Jason Kershner from the Red Sox for future considerations and assigned him to Triple-A Portland.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed RHP Al Levine on rehabilitation assignment at Triple-A Fresno.
  Seattle Mariners
Acquired C Pat Borders from Milwaukee affiliate Triple-A Nashville in exchange for cash considerations and assigned him to Triple-A Tacoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed 3B Corey Koskie on 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of INF Aaron Hill from Triple-A Syracuse; Designated 1B Eric Crozier for assignment.
5/18/05 Boston Red Sox
Activated LHP David Wells from the 15-day disabled list.
  Cleveland Indians
Placed OF Coco Crisp on the 15-day disabled list with a right thumb sprain and recalled OF Jody Gerut from Triple-A Buffalo.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned RHP Travis Smith to Triple-A Albuquerque and recalled RHP Logan Kensing from Double-A Carolina.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Activated INF Antonio Perez from the disabled list and placed OF Jason Grabowski on the 15-day disabled list.
  San Diego Padres
Recalled INF Geoff Blum from a rehabilitation assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list and optioned RHP Brian Falkenborg to Triple-A Portland.
5/17/05 Atlanta Braves
Placed RHP John Thomson on the 15-day disabled list with a strained flexor tendon in his right middle finger and purchased the contract of RHP Matt Childers from Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Acquired nonroster INF Mike Moriarty from the Cubs for future considerations and assigned him to Triple-A Ottawa.
  Boston Red Sox
Optioned RHP Cla Meredith to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed INF Enrique Wilson; Optioned INF Ronny Cedeno to Triple-A Iowa and transferred RHP Chad Fox to the 60-day disabled list.
  Florida Marlins
Designated LHP Jim Crowell for assignment and recalled INF Joe Dillon from Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned LHP George Sherrill to Triple-A Tacoma and purchased the contract of RHP Jorge Campillo from Tacoma.
5/16/05 Baltimore Orioles
Released nonroster INF Enrique Wilson from Triple-A Ottawa.
  Boston Red Sox
1B David McCarty cleared waivers and opted for free agency. He had been designated for assignment on May 2.
  Los Angeles Angels
Optioned OF Chris Prieto to Triple-A Salt Lake and recalled RHP Ervin Santana from Double-A Arkansas.
  New York Mets
Activated LHP Kazuhisa Ishii from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Victor Diaz to Triple-A Norfolk; Released RHP Bob Keppel.
  Placed C Ramon Castro on the 15-day disabled list and recalled C Mike DiFelice from Triple-A Norfolk.
5/15/05 Oakland Athletics
Acquired nonroster RHP Ryan Glynn from the Blue Jays for cash.
  Placed RHP Rich Harden on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 14 with a strained left oblique muscle and recalled RHP Seth Etherton from Triple-A Sacramento.
  Seattle Mariners
Placed C Wiki Gonzalez on the 15-day disabled list with a strained hamstring and recalled C Rene Rivera from Double-A San Antonio.
  Texas Rangers
Placed OF Gary Matthews on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring; Signed RHP Steve Karsay to a minor league contract; Purchased the contract of OF Andres Torres from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
Placed INF Henry Mateo on the 15-day disabled list with tendinitis in his right shoulder; Signed INF Scott Hodges to a Minor League contract and assigned him to Double-A Harrisburg.
5/14/05 Kansas City Royals
Placed RHP Denny Bautista on the 15-day disabled list with tendinitis in his right shoulder and recalled OF Matt Diaz from Triple-A Omaha; 3B Chris Truby cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Activated RHP Eric Gagne from the 15-day disabled list and optioned RHP Steve Schmoll to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled OF Matt Watson from Triple-A Sacramento and designated OF Jermaine Clark for assignment.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Traded OF Marlon Byrd to the Nationals in exchange for OF Endy Chavez.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned RHP Joel Pineiro to Triple-A Tacoma and recalled LHP George Sherrill from Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Placed RHP Rob Bell on the 15-day disabled list for personal reasons and recalled RHP Seth McClung from Triple-A Durham.
  Washington Nationals
Acquired CF Marlon Byrd from Phillies in exchange for CF Endy Chavez.
5/13/05 Chicago Cubs
Recalled INF Michael Fontenot from Triple-A Iowa and optioned RHP Sergio Mitre to Iowa.
  Cleveland Indians
Activated OF Jody Gerut from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Chin-hui Tsao on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 12, due to inflammation in his right shoulder and activated RHP Blaine Neal.
  Detroit Tigers
Transferred RHP Colby Lewis from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Placed OF Bobby Higginson on the 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of LHP Doug Creek from Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Outrighted RHP Brandon Duckworth to Triple-A Round Rock and purchased the contract of RHP Mike Burns from Round Rock.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated C Bengie Molina from 15-day disabled list.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Optioned OF Ray Sadler to Double-A Altoona.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated RHP Jason Isringhausen from 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of LHP Gabe White from Triple-A Memphis; Optioned C Mike Mahoney to Memphis; Outrighted RHP Kevin Jarvis to Memphis.
5/12/05 Chicago White Sox
Sent C Jamie Burke outright to Triple-A Charlotte. He had been designated for assignment on May 8.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed RHP Kyle Snyder on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain and recalled RHP D.J. Carrasco from Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed RHP Kelvim Escobar on the 15-day disabled list with a bone spur in his right elbow and purchased the contract of OF Chris Prieto from Triple-A Salt Lake; Transferred INF Lou Merloni from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list and optioned INF David Matranga to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Minnesota Twins
Activated RHP Juan Rincon from the suspended list.
  New York Yankees
Released RHP Steve Karsay.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed RHP Al Levine on the 15-day disabled list with a strained neck; recalled RHP Brad Hennessey from Triple-A Fresno.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed 3B Scott Rolen on 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 11, with a left shoulder sprain; recalled IF Scott Seabol from Triple-A Memphis and optioned C Mike Mahoney to Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Returned RHP Franklin Nunez to the 15-day disabled list after his option was voided.
5/11/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Sent LHP Randy Choate outright to Triple-A Tucson.
  Atlanta Braves
Placed RHP Kevin Gryboski on the 15-day disabled list with a viral infection, retroactive to May 7; Recalled LHP Frank Brooks from Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Purchased the contracts of C Sal Fasano from Triple-A Ottawa and OF Jeffrey Fiorentino from Single-A Frederick; Transferred RHP Jason Grimsley from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Placed CF Luis Matos on the 15-day disabled list with a fracture of the right ring finger; Optioned RHP Rick Bauer to Triple-A Ottawa; Purchased the contract of OF Keith Reed.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed 3B Rich Aurilia on the 15-day disabled list and recalled RHP Elizardo Ramirez from Triple-A Louisville.
  Colorado Rockies
Claimed RHP Blaine Neal off waivers from the Boston Red Sox; Claimed LHP Randy Williams off waivers from the San Diego Padres and optioned him to Triple-A Colorado Springs; Transferred RHP Aaron Cook to the 60-day disabled list; Traded OF Michael Restovich to the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named or cash considerations.
  Kansas City Royals
Activated 3B Chris Truby from the 15-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.
  Minnesota Twins
Optioned RHP Scott Baker to Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Purchased the contract of IF Russ Johnson from Triple-A Columbus.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Acquired OF Michael Restovich from the Colorado Rockies for a player to be named.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Optioned RHP Dewon Brazelton to Triple-A Durham and recalled LHP Jon Switzer from Double-A Montgomery.
  Texas Rangers
Sent LHP Matt Riley outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Purchased the contract of LHP Scott Downs from Triple-A Syracuse and outrighted RHP Matt Whiteside to Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Activated RHP Claudio Vargas from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Endy Chavez to Triple-A New Orleans.
5/10/05 Baltimore Orioles
Placed OF Sammy Sosa on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 5, with an abscess and staph infection on his left foot and purchased the contract of OF Keith Reed from Triple-A Ottawa.
  Chicago Cubs
Optioned RHP Jon Leicester to Triple-A Iowa and recalled RHP Sergio Mitre from Iowa.
  Chicago White Sox
Signed INF Ricky Gutierrez to a Minor League contract and assigned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Houston Astros
Placed 1B Jeff Bagwell on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 4, with a right shoulder sprain and purchased the contract of OF Todd Self from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Tony Pena resigns as manager. Bench coach Bob Schaefer named interim manager.
  New York Yankees
Placed RHP Felix Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list with a torn medial meniscus in his left knee.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed RHP Kiko Calero on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with tendinitis in his right elbow; Recalled RHP Tim Harikkala from Triple-A Sacramento and designated RHP Adam Morrissey for assignment.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed RHP Jason Schmidt on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 8, with a right shoulder strain and recalled RHP Scott Munter from Triple-A Fresno.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Activated RHP Jesus Colome from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Jonny Gomes to Triple-A Durham.
5/9/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Optioned INF Matt Kata to Triple-A Tucson and activated OF Jose Cruz Jr. from the 15-day disabled list.
  Chicago Cubs
Optioned RHP Roberto Novoa to Triple-A Iowa and recalled RHP Jon Leicester from Iowa.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed OF Wily Mo Pena on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 3, and RHP Ben Weber on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled RHP Todd Coffey and INF William Bergolla from Triple-A Louisville.
  Colorado Rockies
Purchased the contract of RHP David Cortes from Triple-A Colorado Springs and designated OF Michael Restovich for assignment.
  Detroit Tigers
Placed RHP Troy Percival on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 8, with a partial tear of his right flexor pronator muscle mass and recalled RHP Chris Spurling from Triple-A Toledo.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed LHP Brian Anderson on the 15-day disabled list with left elbow inflammation and recalled RHP Leo Nunez from Double-A Wichita.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Purchased the contract of INF Oscar Robles from the Mexico City Red Devils and designated INF Norihiro Nakamura for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Recalled SS Khalil Greene from Single-A Lake Elsinore and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contracts of RHP Brian Falkenborg and RHP Tim Stauffer from Triple-A Portland; Placed RHP Tim Redding on the 15-day disabled list due to a strained right shoulder; Outrighted INF Jesse Garcia to Portland and designated LHP Randy Williams for assignment.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Outrighted LHP Bill Pulsipher to Triple-A Memphis and recalled C Mike Mahoney from Triple-A Memphis.
  Washington Nationals
Placed IF Jose Vidro on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 5, and activated RHP Tony Armas Jr. from the 15-day disabled list.
5/8/05 Boston Red Sox
Activated RHP Wade Miller from 15-day disabled list and optioned LHP Lenny DiNardo to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Cla Meredith from Triple-A Pawtucket and designated RHP Blaine Neal for assignment.
  Chicago White Sox
Designated C/INF Jamie Burke for assignment and recalled LHP Kevin Walker from Triple-A Charlotte; Acivated INF Willie Harris off the Bereavement List and optioned INF Pedro Lopez to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Released C Benito Santiago.
  Placed OF/INF Craig Wilson on the 15-day disabled list with torn tissue in the knuckle of his left middle finger; purchased the contract of OF Ray Sadler from Double-A Altoona.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed C Gregg Zaun on 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of C Andy Dominique from Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Activated INF Henry Mateo from the 15-day disabled list and sent OF J.J. Davis outright to Triple-A New Orleans.
5/7/05 Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Activated RHP Franklin Nunez from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Durham.
5/6/05 Chicago Cubs
Signed LHP Darren Oliver to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A Iowa.
  Chicago White Sox
Activated RHP Felix Diaz from the 15-day disable list and optioned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Purchased the contract of RHP Ricky Stone from Triple-A Louisville and optioned RHP Joe Valentine to Louisville.
  Houston Astros
Activated OF Lance Berkman from the 15-day disabled list and optioned INF Chris Burke to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Sent RHP Buddy Carlyle outright to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Minnesota Twins
Claimed RHP Daylan Childress off waivers from the Reds.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed RHP pitcher Tim Worrell on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled RHP Robinson Tejeda from Class AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Texas Rangers
Designated LHP Matt Riley for assignment; Recalled RHP Kameron Loe from Oklahoma.
5/5/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Purchased the contract of RHP Kerry Ligtenberg from Triple-A Tucson; Designated LHP Randy Choate for assignment.
  New York Mets
Activated RHP Kris Benson and OF Mike Cameron from the 15-day disabled list and sent RHP Jae Seo and LHP Royce Ring to Triple-A Norfolk.
  New York Yankees
Activated RHP Tanyon Sturtze from the 15-day disabled list and optioned LHP Sean Henn to Triple-A Columbus.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Designated INF Alfredo Amezaga for assignment.
  Recalled INF Jose Castillo from his injury rehab assignment with Indianapolis (AAA) and reinstated him from the disabled list.
  Seattle Mariners
Placed C Dan Wilson on the 60-day disabled list with a torn right ACL. Purchased the contract of C Wiki Gonzalez from Triple-A Tacoma.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated Bill Pulsipher from 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of RHP Brad Thompson from Triple-A Memphis; Optioned LHP Carmen Cali and RHP Jimmy Journell to Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Sent RHP John Webb outright to Triple-A Durham.
5/4/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Released nonroster LHP Darren Oliver from Triple-A Tucson.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled RHP Todd Wellemeyer from Triple-A Iowa.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed 3B Jose Valentin on the 15-day disabled list with torn ligaments in his right knee.
  Purchased the contract of OF Mike Edwards from Triple-A Las Vegas and designated RHP Buddy Carlyle for assignment.
  Minnesota Twins
Recalled INF Terry Tiffee from Triple-A Rochester; Outrighted C Corky Miller to Rochester.
  San Diego Padres
Placed RHP Woody Williams on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to May 2, due to a strained left oblique and recalled LHP Randy Williams from Triple-A Portland.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned OF Shin-Soo Choo to Triple-A Tacoma; Transferred INF Pokey Reese from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disable list; Selected contract of INF Dave Hansen from Triple-A Tacoma.
5/3/05 Chicago White Sox
Purchased the contract of C Jamie Burke from Triple-A Charlotte; Placed INF Willie Harris on the Bereavement List and recalled SS Pedro Lopez from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Kansas City Royals
Activated 3B Mark Teahen from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Matt Diaz to Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Activated LHP Wilson Alvarez from the 15-day disabled list and optioned RHP Buddy Carlyle to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  New York Yankees
Designated RHP Steve Karsay for assignment; Recalled 2B Robinson Cano from Triple-A Columbus and optioned OF Bubba Crosby to Columbus; Recalled LHP Sean Henn from Double-A Trenton.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed OF Kenny Lofton on the 15-day disabled list and recalled OF Marlon Byrd from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Placed INF Jim Thome on the 15-day disabled list and recalled INF Ryan Howard from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  San Diego Padres
Designated OF Adam Hyzdu for assignment; Purchased the contract of INF Damian Jackson from Triple-A Portland.
  Washington Nationals
Purchased the contract of OF Jeffrey Hammonds from Triple-A New Orleans; Recalled OF Endy Chavez from Triple-A New Orleans; Transferred LHP Joey Eischen from the 15- to the 60-day disabled list and placed OF Terrmel Sledge on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring.
5/2/05 Arizona Diamondbacks
Optioned OF Scott Hairston to Triple-A Tucson and activated Jose Valverde from the 15-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Purchased the contract of RHP Jeremi Gonzalez from Triple-A Pawtucket and designated 1B David McCarty for assignment.
  Chicago Cubs
Placed RHP Kerry Wood on the 15-day DL with a supraspinatus muscle strain in the right shoulder.
  Houston Astros
Optioned OF Luke Scott to Triple-A Round Rock and recalled RHP Ezequiel Astacio from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Minnesota Twins
RHP Juan Rincon suspended 10 days for a drug violation.
  Purchased the contract of RHP Scott Baker from Triple-A Rochester.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed OF Nick Swisher on the 15-day disabled list with a right acromio-clavicular joint sprain and purchased the contract of OF Jermaine Clark from Triple-A Sacramento.
  Transferred RHP Chad Bradford from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  San Diego Padres
Placed INF Geoff Blum on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 30, due to a left chest contusion and purchased the contract of INF/OF Robert Fick from Triple-A Portland; Transferred OF Freddy Guzman to the 60-day disabled list.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned RHP Brad Hennessey to Triple-A Fresno, purchased the contract of RHP Jeremy Accardo from Double-A Norwich and transferred RHP Armando Benitez from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
  Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Placed INF Travis Lee on the 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of OF Damon Hollins from Triple-A Durham; Designated RHP John Webb for assignment.
  Washington Nationals
Placed LHP Joey Eischen on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right arm.
5/1/05 Boston Red Sox
Signed 1B John Olerud to a Minor League contract.
  Cincinnati Reds
Activated RHP Ramon Ortiz from the 15-day disabled list and optioned RHP Todd Coffey to Triple-A Louisville.
  Florida Marlins
Placed RHP Guillermo Mota on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 24, with inflammation in his right elbow; Recalled RHP Travis Smith from Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed INF Lou Merloni on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right ankle and activated INF Adam Kennedy from the 15-day disabled list.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Carlos Almanzar on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation; Activated RHP Joaquin Benoit from the disabled list.