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Date Transaction
1/31/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed SS Don Kelly, SS Jesus Merchan, OF Trent Oeltjen, LHP Mark Rosen and OF Tim Raines Jr. to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited RHP Hector Ambriz, RHP Brooks Brown, RHP Frank Curreri, 3B Jamie D'Antona, C Ed Easley, RHP Barry Enright, RHP Matthew Green, RHP Jarrod Parker, OF Gerardo Parra, OF Chris Rahl, RHP Connor Robertson and RHP Wes Roemer to Spring Training.
  Cincinnati Reds
Signed RHP Matt Belisle to a one-year contract.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed free agent RHP Jorge Julio to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Detroit Tigers
Released SS Tony Giarratano.
  Florida Marlins
Signed 3B Dallas McPherson to a one-year contract; Designated LHP Chris Seddon for assignment.
  New York Yankees
Signed free agent INF Morgan Ensberg to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Signed 3B Pedro Feliz to a two-year contract with a club option for 2010.
  Seattle Mariners
Signed free agent OF Brad Wilkerson to a one-year contract.
  Washington Nationals
Signed C Johnny Estrada to a one-year contract; Designated RHP Enrique Gonzalez for assignment.
1/30/08 Los Angeles Dodgers
Released RHP D.J. Houlton so he may play in Japan.
  New York Mets
Claimed RHP Ruddy Lugo off waivers from the Athletics.
1/29/08 Houston Astros
Signed RHP Brian Moehler and IF/OF David Newhan to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed INF Esteban German to a one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed INF Ramon Martinez to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
1/28/08 Baltimore Orioles
Signed RHP Randor Bierd, RHP Rocky Cherry, RHP Freddy Deza and RHP Radhames Lizto one-year contracts.
  Boston Red Sox
Acquired RHP David Aardsma from the White Sox for nonroster RHPs Willy Mota and Miguel Socolovich.
  Chicago White Sox
Acquired RHP Willy Mota and RHP Miguel Socolovich from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for RHP David Aardsma.
  Acquired RHP Willy Mota and RHP Miguel Socolovich from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for RHP David Aardsma.
1/25/08 Baltimore Orioles
Signed RHP Matt Albers and RHP Chris Ray to one-year contracts.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed LHP Mike Myers and LHP Tom Martin to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Claimed OF Jeff Fiorentino off waivers from the Reds and designated RHP Ruddy Lugo for assignment; Re-signed C Jeremy Brown to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training and invited LHP Gio Gonzalez, LHP Jay Marshall, RHP James Simmons, LHP Greg Smith, C Anthony Recker, 3B Jeff Baisley and OF Aaron Cunningham to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed RHP Scott Munter to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Texas Rangers
Added RHP Jason Jennings to the 40-man roster and designated RHP Armando Galarraga for assignment.
  Washington Nationals
Signed RHP Jason Bergmann, OF Roger Bernadina, LHP Matt Chico, RHP Tyler Clippard, OF Elijah Dukes, C Jesus Flores, RHP Enrique Gonzalez, OF Garrett Guzman, RHP Joel Hanrahan, RHP Shawn Hill, OF Justin Maxwell and RHP Saul Rivera to one-year contracts; Re-signed OF Alex Escobar to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
1/24/08 Atlanta Braves
Signed RHP Rafael Soriano to a two-year contract.
  Minnesota Twins
Signed RHP Matt Guerier, RHP Bobby Korecky, LHP Jose Mijares, INF Matt Macri, INF Matt Tolbert, OF Jason Pridie and OF Denard Span to one-year contracts.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed RHP Hector Carrasco, LHP Casey Fossum and RHP Jaret Wright to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Texas Rangers
Sent 1B Chris Shelton outright to Triple-A Oklahoma and invited him to Spring Training; Signed OF Jason Ellison, RHP Elizardo Ramirez and RHP Franklyn German to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited SS Elvis Andrus, 1B Chris Davis, 2B German Duran, 1B Nate Gold, RHP Eric Hurley, RHP Paul Kometani, OF John Mayberry, C Chris Stewart and C Taylor Teagarden to Spring Training.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed C Rod Barajas to a one-year contract with a club option for 2009; Designated INF Ray Olmedo for assignment.
1/23/08 Cincinnati Reds
Signed LHP Jeremy Affeldt to a one-year contract; Designated OF Jeff Fiorentino for assignment.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed RHP Rafael Betancourt to a two-year contract; Invited LHP Chuck Lofgren, RHP J.D. Martin, RHP Jeffrey Stevens, C Chris Gimenez, C David Wallace, INF Jordan Brown, INF Beau Mills and OF Trevor Crowe to Spring Training.
  Colorado Rockies
Signed SS Troy Tulowitzki to a six-year contract.
  Kansas City Royals
Designated RHP Brandon Duckworth for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed INF Abraham Nunez to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed RHP James Shields to a four-year guaranteed contract, with three consecutive one-year options.
1/22/08 Baltimore Orioles
Signed RHP Lance Cormier to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training; Signed IF-OF Freddie Bynum, RHP Jim Johnson, RHP Bob McCrory, IF Scott Moore and RHP Dennis Sarfate to one-year contract.
  Boston Red Sox
Signed RHP Dan Kolb and RHP Dan Miceli to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Designated RHP David Aardsma for assignment.
  Chicago White Sox
Signed RHP Octavio Dotel to a two-year contract and designated RHP David Aardsma for assignment; Signed INF/OF Alexei Ramirez to a four-year contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed RHP Preston Larrison, RHP Aquilino Lopez, RHP Matt Mantei, C Max St. Pierre and C Nick Trzesniak to Minor League contracts with invitaitons to Spring Training; Invited RHP Freddy Dolsi, RHP Jeff Gerbe, RHP Chris Lambert, C Joseph Bowen, C Dusty Ryan, C James Skelton, INF Mike Hollimon, 1B Jeff Larish, 2B Scott Sizemore, SS Daniel Worth, OF Matthew Joyce and OF Wilkin Ramirez to Spring Training.
  Houston Astros
Signed RHP Dave Borkowski to a one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.
1/21/08 Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP Michael Wuertz to a one-year contract.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed RHP Brett Tomko to a one-year contract; Designated RHP Brandon Duckworth for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Signed OF Jody Gerut to Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Signed C Yadier Molina to a four-year contract extension with a club option for a fifth season.
1/20/08 Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed RHP Scott Proctor to a one-year contract.
1/18/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Signed RHP Chad Qualls, RHP Brandon Lyon, INF Chris Burke, INF Orlando Hudson and C Chris Snyder to one-year contracts.
  Atlanta Braves
Signed OF Matt Diaz to a one-year contract.
  Baltimore Orioles
Agreed to terms with RHP Jeremy Guthrie and LHP Adam Loewen on one-year contracts.
  Boston Red Sox
Signed LHP Javier Lopez to a one-year contract.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP Shingo Takatsu to a one-year Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Cincinnati Reds
Claimed OF Drew Anderson off waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers.
  Colorado Rockies
Signed OF Matt Holliday to a two-year contract and OF Willy Taveras to a one-year contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed LHP Bobby Seay and INF Miguel Cabrera to one-year contracts.
  Florida Marlins
Signed RHP Sergio Mitre, RHP Kevin Gregg and INF/OF Alfredo Amezaga to one-year contracts.
  Houston Astros
Signed INF Ty Wigginton to a one-year contract.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed INF-OF Ross Gload to a two-year contract with a club option for 2010; Signed C John Buck and LHP Jorge De La Rosa to one-year contracts; Signed RHP Brian Lawrence to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Minnesota Twins
Signed OF Jason Kubel, 1B Justin Morneau and RHP Juan Rincon to one-year contracts.
  New York Mets
Signed INF Jose Valentin to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training; Signed RHP Aaron Heilman to a one-year contract.
  New York Yankees
Signed IF Wilson Betemit to a one-year contract.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed RHP Joe Blanton to a one-year contract; Sent OF Danny Putnam outright to Triple-A Sacramento and invited him to Spring Training.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Agreed to terms with OF Xavier Nady and LHP John Grabow on one-year contracts.
  San Diego Padres
Signed LHP Wilfredo Ledezma to a one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.
  San Francisco Giants
Signed RHP Brad Hennessey to a one-year contract.
  Seattle Mariners
Signed LHP Horacio Ramirez to a one-year contract.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Signed OF Rick Ankiel to a one-year contract.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed INF Carlos Pena to a three-year contract and LHP Scott Kazmir to a one-year contract.
  Texas Rangers
Signed C Gerald Laird to a one-year contract.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed LHP Scott Downs to a three-year contract, signed INF Marco Scutaro to a two-year contract and signed RHP Jason Frasor, LHP Brian Tallet and LHP Gustavo Chacin to one-year contracts.
1/17/08 Atlanta Braves
Acquired LHP Jeff Ridgway from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for INF Willy Aybar and INF Chase Fontaine.
  Cincinnati Reds
Invited RHP Josh Roenicke and 1B Adam Rosales to Spring Training.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed OF Marcus Thames to a one-year contract.
  Florida Marlins
Signed C Matt Treanor to a one-year contract.
  Houston Astros
Signed OF Nick Gorneault and RHP Runelvys Hernandez to Minor League contracts with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed OF Damon Hollins, C Ken Huckaby to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Signed LHP Tim Hamulack and INF David Matranga to Minor League contracts; INF Jason Smith accepted an outright assignment to Triple-A Omaha; Invited RHP Roman Colon, LHP John Foster, RHP Roberto Giron, RHP Ben Hendrickson, RHP Hideo Nomo, RHP Matt Peterson, RHP Chin-hui Tsao, RHP Matt Wright, C Adam Donachie, C Damaso Espino, C Ken Huckaby, C Kiel Thibault, INF Mike Aviles, INF Angel Berroa, INF Jason Smith, INF Mike Stodolka, OF Chris Lubanski and OF Damon Hollins.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed LHP Chris Capuano to a one-year contract.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed RHP Huston Street to a one-year contract.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Signed RHPs Brad Lidge and Ryan Madson to one-year contracts.
  Seattle Mariners
Invited RHP Phillippe Aumont, RHP Brodie Downs, C Jair Fernandez, RHP Stephen Kahn, 3B Matt Tuiasosopo, RHP Kameron Mickolio, RHP Chris Tillman, C Adam Moore and LHP Robert Rohrbaugh to Spring Training; Signed INF Mark Kiger, LHP Philip Barzilla, RHP Roy Corcoran, OF Bronson Sardinha, INF Brant Ust and LHP Jake Woods to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Traded LHP Jeff Ridgway to the Atlanta Braves for INF Willy Aybar and INF Chase Fontaine.
  Texas Rangers
Signed RHP Jason Jennings to a one-year contract and RHP Bill White to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
1/16/08 Boston Red Sox
Signed C Doug Mirabelli to a one-year contract.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP Jon Lieber to a one-year contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Signed LHP Nate Robertson to a three-year contract.
  Florida Marlins
Signed LHP Mark Hendrickson to a one-year contract; Signed LHP Randy Williams to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training and invited INF Gaby Sanchez to Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed RHP Claudio Vargas to a one-year contract.
  Seattle Mariners
Signed RHPs Kenta Suda and Yao Wen Chang to Minor League contracts.
  Texas Rangers
Signed OF Marlon Byrd to a one-year contract.
1/15/08 Chicago Cubs
Signed SS Andres Blanco, RHP Mike Smith, OF Andres Torres, C JD Closser, and SS Luis Figueroa to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Re-signed C Koyie Hill, 1B Micah Hoffpauir, LHP Geoffrey Jones, OF Josh Kroeger and LHP Les Walrond to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited LHP Edward Campusano, C Wellington Castillo, RHP Jose Ceda, OF Tyler Colvin, C Josh Donaldson and 3B Casey McGehee to Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Designated OF Drew Anderson for assignment.
  New York Yankees
Signed C Jason Brown, 2B Bernie Castro, RHP Dan Giese, INF Nick Green, LHP Heath Phillips, OF Gregory Porter, INF Cody Ransom, RHP Darrell Rasner, RHP Scott Strickland, LHP Billy Traber and 3B Marcos Vechionacci to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited C Kyle Anson, OF Justin Christian, OF Colin Curtis, 1B Eric Duncan, OF Brett Gardner, RHP Alan Horne, OF Austin Jackson, RHP Steven Jackson, RHP Daniel McCutchen, RHP Mark Melancon, C Jesus Montero, C P.J. Pilittere, C Austin Romine and OF Jose Tabata to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed RHP Kirk Saarloos to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Seattle Mariners
Re-signed LHP Arthur Rhodes to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed RHP Dan Wheeler on a one-year contract.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Re-signed LHP Jesse Carlson, RHP Jeremy Cummings, RHP Jamie Vermilyea and OF Wayne Lydon to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Signed RHP Kane Davis and OF Matt Watson to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited C J.P. Arencibia, C Brian Jeroloman, 1B Chip Cannon, OF Ryan Patterson and OF Travis Snider to Spring Training.
1/14/08 Atlanta Braves
Acquired OF Mark Kotsay from the A's in exchange for RHP Joey Devine, RHP Jamie Richmond and cash considerations.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed OF Mike Cameron to a one-year contract with a club option for 2009; Invited nonroster OF Matt LaPorta to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Acquired RHP Joey Devine, nonroster RHP Jamie Richmond and cash from the Braves for OF Mark Kotsay.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Acquired 3B Troy Glaus from the Blue Jays for 3B Scott Rolen.
  Texas Rangers
Signed RHP Kazuo Fukumori; Designated IF Chris Shelton for assignment.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Acquired 3B Scott Rolen from the St. Louis Cardinals in exchange for 3B Troy Glaus.
1/11/08 Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP Chad Fox to a Minor League contract with a non-roster invitation to Spring Training.
  Chicago White Sox
Signed INF Brad Eldred, INF Royce Huffman, INF Jeff Liefer, INF Michael Rouse, C Paul Phillips, C Ryan Smith, INF/OF Jason Bourgeois, OF Miguel Negron and RHP D.J. Carrasco to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited INF Chris Getz to Spring Training.
  Houston Astros
Signed RHP Brandon Backe to a one-year contract.
  Kansas City Royals
Sent INF Jason Smith outright to Triple-A Omaha.
  Minnesota Twins
Re-signed 3B Chris Basak and 3B Tommy Watkins to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited C Drew Butera, C Allan de San Miguel, 2B baseman Felix Molina, LHP Ricky Barrett and RHP Armando Gabino to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed OF Emil Brown to a one-year contract; designated OF Danny Putnam for assignment.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed RHP T.J. Beam, C Raul Chavez and INF/OF Jose Macias to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  San Francisco Giants
Signed RHP Bartolome Fortunato, RHP Victor Santos, C Stephen Holm, 1B Brett Harper, 3B Justin Leone, 1B Scott McClain and SS Ivan Ochoa to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited C Pablo Sandoval, C Jackson Williams, SS Brian Bocock, SS Manny Burriss, OF Ben Copeland, OF Brian Horwitz and OF Michael McBryde to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Invited SS Reid Brignac, RHP Wade Davis, RHP Christopher Mason, LHP Jacob McGee and 3B Evan Longoria to Spring Training.
  Texas Rangers
Signed LHP Eddie Guardado to a one-year contract; Signed RHP Jamey Wright and C Adam Melhuse to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Washington Nationals
Signed RHP Chad Cordero, INF Kory Casto, LHP Ross Detwiler, LHP John Lannan, OF Lastings Milledge, RHP Garrett Mock, RHP Chris Schroder, 1B Josh Whitesell and 1B Matt Whitney to a one-year contracts.
1/10/08 Los Angeles Dodgers
Signed LHP Matt Riley, RHP Alfredo Simon and OF George Lombard to Minor League contracts with invitations to Major League Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Invited nonroster C Andy Bouchie to Spring Training.
  Minnesota Twins
Signed LHP Randy Keisler to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  New York Yankees
Signed OF Jason Lane to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed RHP Justin Duchscherer to a one-year contract.
  Seattle Mariners
Re-signed RHP Chris Reitsma to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Signed 1B Josh Phelps to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training camp.
1/9/08 Houston Astros
Signed RHP Mike DeJean, RHP Carlos Hines, OF Victor Diaz, C J.R. House and 1B Lance Niekro to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited SS Tommy Manzella and LHP Josh Muecke to Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed LHP Brian Shouse to a one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.
  Texas Rangers
Released LHP Bill White.
1/8/08 Baltimore Orioles
Signed RHP Ryan Bukvich, C Ben Davis, C Omir Santos and Luis Terrero to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited LHP Craig Anderson, RHP Ryan Keefer, C Matt Wieters, 3B Mike Costanzo, 3B Oscar Salazar and 2B Eider Torres to Spring Training.
  Colorado Rockies
Signed INF Marcus Giles to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Los Angeles Angels
Signed RHP Henry Bonilla, OF Dee Brown, OF Chad Hermansen and C Ben Johnson to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited RHP Nick Adenhart, RHP Stephen Marek, RHP Darren O'Day, RHP Kasey Olenberger, RHP Fernando Rodriguez, RHP Rafael Rodriguez, RHP Alex Serrano, RHP Matt Wilhite, C Hank Conger, C Anel De Los Santos, C Tim Duff, 2B Ryan Mount, 2B Adam Pavkovich, SS P.J. Phillips, 3B Freddy Sandoval, SS Hainley Statia, 2B Nate Sutton and OF Peter Bourjos to Spring Training.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Released INF Wilson Valdez. His contract was sold to the Kia Tigers of the Korea Baseball Organization.
  Minnesota Twins
Signed RHP Zach Day to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
  Seattle Mariners
Signed INF Miguel Cairo to a one-year contract.
1/7/08 Detroit Tigers
Signed RHP Francis Beltran, RHP Jeremy Johnson, RHP Anastacio Martinez, RHP Marcelo Perez, LHP Jon Connolly, LHP JIan Ostlund, C Dane Sardinha, C Max St. Pierre, INF Caonabo Cosme, INF Henry Mateo and OF Jackson Melian to Minor League contracts.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed OF Drew Anderson, RHP Tim Dillard, 1B/OF Brad Nelson, LHP Manny Parra and RHP Luis Pena to one-year contracts.
  New York Mets
Signed RHP Duaner Sanchez to one-year contract; Signed RHP Juan Padilla, RHP Joselo Diaz, RHP Andy Cavazos, LHP Ryan Cullen, IF Anderson Machado, IF Fernando Tatis, C Robinson Cancel and C Salomon Manriquez to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed RHP Adam Bernero and RHP Elmer Dessens to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed C Mike DiFelice to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed RHP Shawn Camp to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
1/5/08 Chicago Cubs
Acquired RHP Ryan Meyers and OF Corey Coles from the Mets in exchange for OF Angel Pagan.
  New York Mets
Acquired OF Angel Pagan from the Cubs for nonroster OF Corey Coles and nonroster RHP Ryan Meyers.
  Texas Rangers
Signed free agent RHP Jason Davis to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.
1/4/08 Boston Red Sox
Signed LHP Jon Switzer and LHP Michael Tejera to a Minor League contracts and invited them to Spring Training.
  Cincinnati Reds
Claimed OF Jeff Fiorentino off waivers from the Orioles; Signed RHP Jim Brower, INF Jolbert Cabrera, INF Andy Green, INF Andy Phillips and LHP Adam Pettyjohn to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  Florida Marlins
Signed INF Jorge Cantu, INF Chris Barnwell, INF Tagg Bozied, INF Rex Rundgren, INF Jason Wood, OF John Gall, OF Alexis Gomez, OF Jorge Piedra, C Paul Hoover, RHP Tim Corcoran, RHP Marcus Gwyn, RHP Bobby Keppel, RHP Joe Nelson and RHP Doug Waechter to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training; Invited RHP Burke Badenhop, RHP Gaby Hernandez, RHP Brett Sinkbeil, LHP Aaron Thompson, RHP Dallas Trahern, RHP Ryan Tucker, RHP Christopher Volstad, C John Baker, C Brad Davis, C Chris Hatcher, C Brett Hayes, 2B Chris Coghlan and 3B Lee Mitchell to Spring Training.
  Kansas City Royals
Designated INF Jason Smith for assignment; added C Miguel Olivo to the 40-man roster.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Released LHP Matt Smith.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Signed IF Aaron Miles to a one-year contract.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed IF Andy Cannizaro and OF John Rodriguez to Minor League contracts.
1/3/08 Chicago White Sox
Acquired OF Nick Swisher from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for LHP Gio Gonzalez, RHP Fautino De Los Santos and OF Ryan Sweeney.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed RHP Hideo Nomo to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Invited OF Laynce Nix and RHP Stephen Bray to Spring Training.
  Oakland Athletics
Traded OF Nick Swisher to the Chicago White Sox for LHP Gio Gonzalez, RHP Fautino De Los Santos and OF Ryan Sweeney.
  San Diego Padres
Signed C Robert Fick, OF Jeff DaVanon and LHP Mike Megrew to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Signed RHP Matt Clement to a one-year contract with a club option for 2009.
1/2/08 Baltimore Orioles
Acquired OF Chris Roberson from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for cash considerations; designated OF Jeff Fiorentino for assignment.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Traded OF Chris Roberson to the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for cash; Outrighted C Pete Laforest to Triple-A Lehigh Valley with an invitation to Spring Training.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Signed OF Reed Johnson to a one-year contract; Signed RHP Lance Carter, LHP John Parrish and LHP Ryan Ketchner to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.