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Date Transaction
4/30/08 Colorado Rockies
Optioned LHP Franklin Morales to Triple-A Colorado Springs; Recalled INF Omar Quintanilla from Triple-A Colorado Springs; Sent INF Jayson Nix outright to Triple-A Colorado Springs; Placed RHP Kip Wells on the 15-day disabled list with a blood clot in his right hand; Recalled INF Jonathan Herrera from Triple-A Colorado Springs; Acquired LHP Jorge De La Rosa from the Kansas City Royals; Acquired RHP Jason Grilli from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for RHP Zach Simons; Designated RHP Jose Capellan for assignment.
  Detroit Tigers
Acquired RHP Zach Simons from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for RHP Jason Grilli.
  Houston Astros
Optioned RHP Jack Cassel to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Traded LHP Jorge De La Rosa and cash to the Colorado Rockies in exchange for a player to be named.
  Minnesota Twins
Optioned INF Brian Buscher to Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Placed INF Alex Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list with a Grade 2 strain of his right quadriceps, retroactive to April 29; Placed RHP Phil Hughes on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right oblique; Reinstated LHP Sean Henn from the disabled list and designated him for assignment; Recalled RHP Chris Britton from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Signed C Chad Moeller to a Major League contract; Optioned C Chris Stewart to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
RHP Matt Morris announced his retirement.
  San Francisco Giants
C Eliezer Alfonzo suspended for fifty games for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled C Jeff Clement and OF Wladimir Balentien from Triple-A Tacoma; Designated INF Greg Norton and OF Brad Wilkerson for assignment.
4/29/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed RHP John Smoltz on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 28, with a severely inflamed bicep tendon and inflammation of the rotator cuff in his right shoulder; Activated LHP Tom Glavine from the 15-day disabled list.
  Baltimore Orioles
Recalled LHP Garrett Olson and RHP Bob McCrory from Triple-A Norfolk; Optioned SS Brandon Fahey to Triple-A Norfolk; Designated RHP Greg Aquino for assignment.
  Boston Red Sox
Activated 3B Mike Lowell from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Bryan Corey for assignment.
  Cincinnati Reds
Released INF Juan Castro.
  Los Angeles Angels
Recalled INF Mark Brown from Triple-A Salt Lake; Optioned C Bobby Wilson to Salt Lake.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Reinstated OF Mike Cameron from the restricted list.
  New York Mets
Sent OF Brady Clark outright to Triple-A New Orleans.
  New York Yankees
Optioned RHP Chris Britton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Recalled RHP Edwar Ramirez from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated OF Shane Victorino from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned OF T.J. Bohn to Triple-A Lehigh Valley; Claimed INF Oscar Robles off waivers from San Diego and assigned him to Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Released RHP Olivo Astacio.
  San Diego Padres
Sent RHP Mauro Zarate outright to Triple-A Portland.
  Texas Rangers
Designated INF Jason Botts for assignment; Purchased the contract of 1B Chris Shelton from Triple-A Oklahoma; Placed 3B Hank Blalock on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 26, with a torn left hamstring; Recalled OF Brandon Boggs from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
LHP Ray King refused the assignment to Triple-A Columbus and is now a free agent.
4/28/08 Cincinnati Reds
Recalled LHP Bill Bray from Triple-A Louisville; Optioned RHP Todd Coffey to Triple-A Louisville.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled LHP Aaron Laffey from Triple-A Buffalo; Optioned OF Brad Snyder to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Houston Astros
Sent INF Tomas Perez outright to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Los Angeles Angels
Recalled INF Brandon Wood and C Bobby Wilson from Triple-A Salt Lake; Optioned RHPs Jose Arredondo and Rich Thompson to Salt Lake.
  New York Yankees
Placed C Jorge Posada on the 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of C Chris Stewart from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed RHP Brad Thompson on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation, retroactive to April 23.
4/27/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Recalled RHP Max Scherzer from Triple-A Tuscon; Optioned RHP Yusmeiro Petit to Triple-A Tuscon.
  Chicago White Sox
Recalled RHP Ehren Wassermann from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled OF Brad Snyder from Triple-A Buffalo; optioned LHP Jeremy Sowers to Buffalo.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Optioned RHP Dave Bush to Triple-A Nashville.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Released RHP Matt Morris; Recalled RHP John Van Benschoten from Triple-A Indianapolis.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed RHP Kevin Correia the 15-day disabled list with a left intercostal strain; Recalled LHP Pat Misch from Triple-A Fresno.
4/26/08 Atlanta Braves
Purchased the contract of SS Brent Lillibridge from Triple-A Richmond; Designated RHP Zach Schreiber for assignment.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed 1B Sean Casey on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled 1B-OF Brandon Moss from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago White Sox
Optioned RHP Mike MacDougal to Triple-a Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled LHP Jeremy Sowers from Triple-A Buffalo; Optioned OF Ben Francisco to Buffalo.
  Colorado Rockies
Designated IF Jayson Nix for assignment; purchased the contract of RHP Jose Capellan from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed IF Nomar Garciaparra on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left calf; recalled IF Blake DeWitt from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  New York Yankees
Recalled INF/OF Shelley Duncan from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Optioned LHP Billy Traber to Scranton/Wilkes Barre.
  Oakland Athletics
Activated RHP Justin Duchscherer from the 15-day disabled list; optioned LHP Lenny DiNardo to Triple-A Sacramento.
  Seattle Mariners
Activated LHP Erik Bedard from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Roy Corcoran to Triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Selected INF Andy Cannizaro from Triple-A Durham; optioned INF Elliot Johnson to Durham; Sent INF Dan Johnson and C Mike DiFelice outright to Triple-A Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Purchased the contract of RHP Sidney Ponson from Triple-A Oklahoma; Optioned RHP Kazuo Fukumori to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Recalled OF Adam Lind from Triple-A Syracuse; Optioned INF Joe Inglett to Triple-A Syracuse.
4/25/08 Atlanta Braves
Optioned RHP Phil Stockman to Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Placed LHP Adam Loewen on the 15-day disabled list; Selected INF Eider Torres from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Boston Red Sox
Purchased the contract of RHP Bryan Corey from Triple-A Pawtucket; Assigned INF Joe Thurston outright to Triple-A Pawtucket; Optioned RHP Justin Masterson to Double-A Portland.
  Kansas City Royals
Released RHP Hideo Nomo, he had been designated for assignment on April 20.
  Los Angeles Angels
Recalled RHP Jose Arredondo and RHP Rich Thompson from Triple-A Salt Lake and optioned 1B Kendry Morales and INF Sean Rodriguez to Salt Lake.
  Minnesota Twins
Activated OF Michael Cuddyer from the 15-day disabled list; Recalled RHP Bobby Korecky from Triple-A Rochester; Optioned LHP Francisco Liriano to Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Placed RHP Brian Bruney on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled RHP Chris Britton from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Designated C Chad Moeller for assignment; Recalled RHP Jonathan Albaladejo from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Oakland Athletics
Outrighted RHP Kirk Saarloos to Triple-A Sacramento.
  Seattle Mariners
Agreed to terms with C Kenji Johjima on a three-year contract extension.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Optioned OF Justin Ruggiano to Triple-A Durham; Activated RHP Matt Garza from the 15-day disabled list.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled C Jarrod Saltalamacchia from Triple-A Oklahoma; Activated LHP Eddie Guardado from the 15-day disabled list; Placed RHP Luis Mendoza on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 24, with right shoulder inflammation; Released C Adam Melhuse.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Activated 3B Scott Rolen from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned C Robinzon Diaz to Triple-A Syracuse.
4/24/08 Atlanta Braves
Optioned LHP Chuck James to Triple-A Richmond.
  Boston Red Sox
Optioned RHP Craig Hansen to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cleveland Indians
Sent RHP Sean Smith to the Colorado Rockies; Signed LHP Jason Stanford.
  Colorado Rockies
Acquired RHP Sean Smith from the Cleveland Indians.
  Houston Astros
Designated INF Tomas Perez for assignment; Recalled RHP Jack Cassel from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Optioned INF Blake DeWitt to Triple-A Las Vegas; Recalled RHP Cory Wade from Double-A Jacksonville.
  Minnesota Twins
Optioned OF Denard Span to Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Mets
Purchased the contract of C Gustavo Molina from Triple-A New Orleans; Designated OF Brady Clark for assignment.
  Oakland Athletics
Signed DH Frank Thomas; Placed OF Travis Buck on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 19 with shin splints; Transferred INF Eric Chavez to the 60-day disabled list.
  Texas Rangers
Placed LHP Kason Gabbard on the 15-day disabled list with a sore back; Optioned RHP Wes Littleton to Triple-A Oklahoma; Recalled RHP Scott Feldman from Double-A Frisco and RHP Kazuo Fukumori from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
Optioned LHP Ray King to Triple-A Columbus; Purchased the contract of LHP Mike O'Connor from Triple-A Columbus.
4/23/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Activated C Miguel Montero from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Alex Romero to Triple-A Tucson.
  Boston Red Sox
Optioned RHP David Pauley to Triple-A Pawtucket; Recalled RHP Craig Hansen from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cincinnati Reds
Reinstated C David Ross from the 15-day disabled list; Placed OF Norris Hopper on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 19, with right elbow inflammation.
  Detroit Tigers
Activated OF Curtis Granderson from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned OF Clete Thomas to Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Sent C Humberto Quintero outright to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Activated OF Tony Gwynn from the 15-day disabled list.
  Oakland Athletics
Claimed OF Rajai Davis off waivers from the San Francisco Giants; Designated RHP Kirk Saarloos for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Claimed RHP Josh Banks off waivers from the Blue Jays and optioned him to Triple-A Portland, he had been designated for assignment on April 18.
  San Francisco Giants
OF Rajai Davis claimed off waivers by Oakland.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated INF Brendan Ryan from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Brad Thompson to Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Designated INF Dan Johnson for assignment.
4/22/08 Boston Red Sox
Recalled RHP David Pauley from Triple-A Pawtucket and designated INF/OF Joe Thurston for assignment.
  Cleveland Indians
Placed RHP Jake Westbrook on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 20th, with a left intercostal strain; Recalled OF Ben Francisco from Triple-A Buffalo.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed LHP Micah Bowie on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left forearm; recalled LHP Josh Newman from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Traded OF Gabe Gross to the Rays in exchange for RHP Josh Butler.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled LHP Dallas Braden from Triple-A Sacramento.
  Seattle Mariners
Activated RHP J.J. Putz from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP R.A. Dickey to Triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Acquired OF Gabe Gross from the Brewers in exchange for RHP Josh Butler; Activated C Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list; Designated C Mike DiFelice for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Dustin Nippert on the 15-day disabled list with a sore right foot; Recalled RHP Frank Francisco from Triple-A Oklahoma.
4/21/08 Cincinnati Reds
Activated RHP Matt Belisle from the 15-day disabled list; Designated INF Juan Castro for assignment; Purchased the contract of INF Jerry Hairston Jr. from Triple-A Louisville.
  Detroit Tigers
Activated RHP Jordan Tata from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Single-A Lakeland.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated RHP Russ Springer from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned 3B/OF Rico Washington to Triple-A Memphis.
4/20/08 Cincinnati Reds
Placed RHP David Weathers on the 15-day disabled list with ulnar nerve irritation in his right elbow.
  Houston Astros
Placed LHP Wandy Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list with a groin injury; purchased the contract of LHP Tim Byrdak from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Designated RHP Hideo Nomo for assignment; recalled RHP Luke Hochevar from Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Angels
Recalled 1B Kendry Morales from Triple-A Salt Lake; Optioned RHP Jason Bulger to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Activated RHP Yovani Gallardo from the 15-day disabled list; optioned utility man Joe Dillon to Triple-A Nashville.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed RHP Keith Foulke on the disabled list with neck stiffness retroactive to April 11.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed INF Jimmy Rollins on the 15-day disabled list with a left ankle sprain; Recalled INF Brad Harman from Double-A Reading; Placed OF Chris Snelling on the 15-day disabled list with left knee inflammation; Recalled OF T.J. Bohn from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
  San Francisco Giants
Purchased the contract of IF Emmanuel Burriss from Triple-A Fresno.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Optioned RHP Jeff Niemann to Triple-A Durham and added INF Dan Johnson to roster.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Released DH Frank Thomas; Recalled C Robinzon Diaz from Triple-A Syracuse.
4/19/08 Atlanta Braves
Recalled LHP Chuck James from Triple-A Richmond.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled OF Matt Murton from Triple-A Iowa and optioned INF Eric Patterson to Iowa.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated RHP Chris Bootcheck from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Alex Serrano to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed SS Adam Everett on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 15, with a right shoulder strain and recalled INF Brian Buscher from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Activated RHP Joba Chamberlain from the Major League bereavement list; optioned RHP Edwar Ramirez to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed LHP Erick Threets on the 15-day disabled list with a right intercostal strain, recalled RHP Keiichi Yabu from Triple-A Fresno and designated OF Rajai Davis for assignment.
  Washington Nationals
Activated RHP Shawn Hill from the 15-day disabled list.
4/18/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed LHP Tom Glavine on the 15-day disabled list.
  Chicago White Sox
Activated OF Jerry Owens from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Detroit Tigers
Sent RHP Francis Beltran outright to Triple-A Toledo, he had been designated for assignment on April 15.
  Florida Marlins
Placed RHP Lee Gardner on 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. Selected the contract of RHP Doug Waechter from Triple-A Albuquerque. Transferred RHP Sergio Mitre to the 60-day disabled list.
  Houston Astros
Activated second baseman Kazuo Matsui from the 15-day disabled list; designated catcher Humberto Quintero for assignment.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed 2B Howard Kendrick on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 14, with a strained left hamstring; recalled INF Sean Rodriguez from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  New York Yankees
Optioned RHP Jonathan Albaladejo to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; recalled RHP Edwar Ramirez from Triple-A.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Claimed 1B Dan Johnson off waivers from the Athletics, he had been designated for assignment on April 9; Designated RHP Calvin Medlock for assignment.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Optioned LHP David Purcey to Triple-A Syracuse; Designated RHP Josh Banks for assignment; Purchased the contract of RHP Shawn Camp from Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Placed C Paul Lo Duca on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 14, with a bruised right hand.
4/17/08 Boston Red Sox
Sent RHP Bryan Corey outright to Triple-A Pawtucket, he had been designated for assignment on April 10. Corey refused the assignment and is a free agent.
  Detroit Tigers
Sent RHP Yorman Bazardo outright to Triple-A Toledo, he had been designated for assignment on April 11.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed LHP John Bale on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 16, with left shoulder fatigue and recalled RHP Joel Peralta from Triple-A Omaha.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Optioned OF Hernan Iribarren to Triple-A Nashville; Recalled LHP Mitch Stetter from Triple-A Nashville.
  Texas Rangers
Purchased the contract of IF German Duran from Triple-A Oklahoma; Placed OF Marlon Byrd on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his left knee; Recalled RHP Thomas Diamond from Double-A Frisco and placed him on the 60-day disabled list recovering from March 2007 Tommy John surgery.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed RHP Brian Wolfe on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right triceps; Recalled LHP David Purcey from Triple-A Syracuse.
4/16/08 Boston Red Sox
Purchased the contract of 2B Joe Thurston from Triple-A Pawtucket; Placed IF Alex Cora on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 10, with a right elbow sprain.
  Chicago Cubs
Placed OF Alfonso Soriano on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right calf; Called up INF/OF Eric Patterson from Triple-A Iowa.
  Los Angeles Angels
Purchased the contract of RHP Alex Serrano from Triple-A Salt Lake; optioned OF Reggie Willits to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Oakland Athletics
Returned Rule 5 Draft pick RHP Fernando Hernandez to the Chicago White Sox.
  San Francisco Giants
Activated RHP Vinnie Chulk from the 15-day disabled list; optioned Keiichi Yabu to Triple-A Fresno.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP Brandon Morrow from Double-A West Tennessee; Re-signed OF Charlton Jimerson to a Minor League contract, he had been designated for assignment on April 10.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed RHP Al Reyes on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 15, with an impingement in his right shoulder; Activated LHP Kurt Birkins from the 15-day disabled list.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Returned Rule 5 pick RHP Randy Wells to the Cubs, he had been designated for assignment on April 9.
  Washington Nationals
Purchased the contract of C Wil Nieves from Triple-A Columbus; Optioned RHP Chris Schroder to Triple-A Columbus.
4/15/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed RHP Peter Moylan on the 15-day DL; recalled RHP Buddy Carlyle from Triple-A Richmond.
  Cleveland Indians
Placed RHP Joe Borowski on the 15-day disabled list with a right triceps strain; Recalled RHP Tom Mastny from Triple-A Buffalo.
  Detroit Tigers
Recalled RHP Armando Galarraga from Triple-A Toledo; Designated RHP Francis Beltran for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Reached an agreement with RHP Jeff Weaver on a Minor League contract.
  New York Mets
Activated RHP Duaner Sanchez from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Carlos Muniz to Triple-A New Orleans.
  San Diego Padres
Outrighted RHP Enrique Gonzalez to Triple-A Portland and recalled RHP Kevin Cameron.
  Seattle Mariners
Placed LHP Erik Bedard on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 9, with inflammation in his left hip.
4/14/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Activated LHP Randy Johnson from the 15-day disabled list.
  Boston Red Sox
Sent RHP Kyle Snyder outright to Triple-A Pawtucket, he had been designated for assignment on April 6.
  Houston Astros
Purchase the contract of C Humberto Quintero from Triple-A Round Rock; designated IF David Newhan for assignment.
  New York Yankees
Placed RHP Joba Chamberlain on Major League bereavement list; Placed INF Wilson Betemit on 15-day disabled list (conjunctivitis); Recalled C Chad Moeller and RHP Jonathan Albaladejo from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Transferred RHP Humberto Sanchez from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Oakland Athletics
Purchased the contract of RHP Kirk Saarloos from Triple-A Sacramento; Designated Rule 5 pick RHP Fernando Hernandez for assignment.
  Seattle Mariners
Selected the contract of LHP Arthur Rhodes from Double-A West Tennessee; Recalled RHP R.A. Dickey from Triple-A Tacoma; Placed OF Mike Morse on 15-day disabled list with a dislocated left shoulder; Optioned LHP Eric O'Flaherty to Double-A West Tennesee.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled RHP Wes Littleton from Triple-A Oklahoma; Optioned RHP Scott Feldman to Double-A Frisco.
4/13/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Optioned RHP Jailen Peguero to Triple-A Tucson.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Activated RHP Joel Pineiro from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Kelvin Jimenez to Triple-A Memphis.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Recalled RHP Jeff Niemann from Triple-A Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled RHP Scott Feldman from Double-A Frisco; optioned RHP Kazuo Fukumori to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Activated LHP B.J. Ryan from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Brandon League to Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Optioned C Jesus Flores to Triple-A Columbus; recalled OF Wily Mo Pena from his rehab assignment and reinstated him from the 15-day disabled list.
4/12/08 Detroit Tigers
Placed LHP Dontrelle Willis on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled OF Ryan Raburn from Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Purchased the contract of IF David Newhan from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Minnesota Twins
Recalled LHP Francisco Liriano from Triple-A Rochester.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed OF Shane Victorino on 15-day disabled list with a strained right calf; Recalled OF Chris Snelling from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned OF Clay Timpner to Triple-A Fresno; recalled OF John Bowker from Fresno.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Optioned RHP Jae Kuk Ryu to Durham; Transferred RHP Chad Orvella from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Texas Rangers
Placed LHP Eddie Guardado on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 5, with left shoulder soreness. Activated RHP Luis Mendoza from the disabled list.
  Washington Nationals
Optioned RHP Jason Bergmann to Triple-A Columbus; activated RHP Chad Cordero from the 15-day disabled list.
4/11/08 Baltimore Orioles
Recalled RHP Jim Johnson from Triple-A Norfolk; optioned INF Scott Moore to Triple-A Durham.
  Boston Red Sox
Activated RHP Mike Timlin from the 15-day disabled list and designated RHP Bryan Corey for assignment.
  Detroit Tigers
Recalled LHP Clay Rapada from Triple-A Toledo; Designated RHP Yorman Bazardo for assignment.
  Houston Astros
Placed INF Ty Wigginton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 6, with a fractured left thumb.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed RHP Kevin Slowey on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 4, with a right biceps strain.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Returned Rule 5 pick RHP Tim Lahey to the Twins.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled OF Greg Norton from Triple-A Tacoma; designated OF Charlton Jimerson for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed 3B Willy Aybar on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 10, with a left hamstring strain; Recalled 3B Evan Longoria from Triple-A Durham.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Optioned OF Buck Coats to Triple-A Syracuse; Recalled INF Joe Inglett from Syracuse.
4/10/08 Atlanta Braves
Optioned LHP Chuck James to Triple-A Richmond; purchased contract of RHP Jorge Campillo from Triple-A Richmond.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed 3B Mike Lowell on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left thumb; Purchased the contract of IF Jed Lowrie from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned C Paul Hoover to Triple-A Albuquerque; Activated C Mike Rabelo from the 15-day disabled list.
  New York Mets
Signed RHP Claudio Vargas to a Minor League contract.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed Rich Harden on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 3; Selected RHP Joey Devine from Triple-A Sacramento.
4/9/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed LHP Doug Davis on 15-day disabled list and recalled RHP Jailen Peguero from Triple-A Tucson.
  Atlanta Braves
Activated LHP Chuck James from the 15-day disabled list; Placed RHP Rafael Soriano on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 7, with right elbow tendinitis.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled LHP Sean Marshall from Triple-A Iowa; Optioned LHP Carmen Pignatiello to Triple-A Iowa.
  Florida Marlins
Outrighted INF Jason Wood to Triple-A Albuquerque; Activated OF Jeremy Hermida from the 15-day disabled list.
  Houston Astros
Sent C Humberto Quintero outright to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Placed OF Tony Gwynn on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 4, with a strained left hamstring; Recalled INF Hernan Iribarren from Triple-A Nashville.
  New York Yankees
Optioned 1B/DH Shelley Duncan to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; recalled SS Alberto Gonzalez from Triple-A.
  Oakland Athletics
Selected LHP Greg Smith from Triple-A Sacramento; Designated INF Dan Johnson for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed OF Cliff FLoyd to the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 7, with torn cartilage in his right knee; Recalled OF Justin Ruggiano from Triple-A Durham; Placed RHP Matt Garza on the 15-day disabled list with radial nerve irritation in his right arm; Recalled RHP Jae Kuk Ryu.
  Texas Rangers
Sent RHP Robinson Tejeda outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Designated RHP Randy Wells for assignment; Purchased the contract of LHP Jesse Carlson from Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Placed INF Dmitri Young on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained lower back; Activated C Johnny Estrada from the disabled list.
4/8/08 Boston Red Sox
Acquired RHP Eric Hull from the Los Angeles Dodgers for SS Christian Lara and cash; Optioned RHP Eric Hull to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cincinnati Reds
Released LHP Mike Stanton.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned OF Brett Carroll to Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Sent INF Angel Chavez outright to Triple-A Las Vegas; Sent RHP Eric Hull to the Boston Red Sox for SS Christian Lara and cash.
  New York Mets
Placed RHP Matt Wise on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 2, with right forearm stiffness; Recalled RHP Carlos Muniz from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Oakland Athletics
Activated RHP Chad Gaudin from the 15-day disabled list; Placed RHP Justin Duchscherer on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 5, with a strained right biceps.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Signed INF/OF Craig Wilson to a Minor League contract and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  San Diego Padres
Placed C Michael Barrett on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained ligament in his right elbow and recalled C Colt Morton from Double-A San Antonio.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed OF Dave Roberts on the 15-day disabled list with inflammation in his left knee and recalled OF Clay Timpner from Triple-A Fresno.
4/7/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Acquired LHP Jon Coutlangus from the Cincinnati Reds for OF Daniel Perales; Optioned LHP Jon Coutlangus to Triple-A Tucson.
  Cincinnati Reds
Acquired OF Daniel Perales from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for LHP Jon Coutlangus.
  Florida Marlins
Purchased the contract of RHP Burke Badenhop from Double-A Carolina; Transferred RHP Harvey Garcia from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
4/6/08 Atlanta Braves
Activated RHP John Smoltz from the 15-day disabled list; optioned LHP Jo-Jo Reyes to Triple-A Richmond.
  Boston Red Sox
Activated RHP Josh Beckett from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Kyle Snyder for assignment.
  Florida Marlins
Optioned RHP Rick VandenHurk to Double-A Carolina.
  Houston Astros
Signed C Josh Paul to a Minor League contract and assigned him to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed SS Jack Wilson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 4; Recalled INF Brian Bixler from Triple-A Indianapolis.
4/5/08 Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Luis Vizcaino on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 4, with a strained right shoulder; recalled RHP Ryan Speier from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Detroit Tigers
Optioned OF Ryan Raburn to Triple-A Toledo; recalled RHP Francis Beltran from Toledo.
  Florida Marlins
Acquired Wes Helms and cash from the Phillies in exchange for a player to be named later or cash; designated Jason Wood for assignment.
  Kansas City Royals
Reinstated C Miguel Olivo from the suspended list; Purchased the contract of RHP Hideo Nomo from Rookie Idaho Falls; Optioned C Matt Tupman to Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated RHP Scot Shields from the 15-day disabled list; optioned RHP Rich Thompson to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  New York Yankees
Activated LHP Andy Pettitte from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Jonathan Albaladejo to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated RHP Brad Lidge from 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Tim Lahey for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Activated OF Jim Edmonds from the 15-day disabled list and optioned OF Jody Gerut to Triple-A Portland.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed RHP Russ Springer on 15-day disabled list with an inflamed nerve in his right elbow; Recalled RHP Kelvin Jimenez from Triple-A Memphis.
4/4/08 Minnesota Twins
Placed OF Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day disabled list with a dislocated right index finger; Recalled OF Denard Span from Triple-A Rochester.
  San Francisco Giants
Released LHP Steve Kline.
  Seattle Mariners
Sent RHP Jon Huber outright to Triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed C Dioner Navarro on the 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of C Mike DiFelice from Triple-A Durham; Placed RHP Juan Salas on the restricted list.
  Washington Nationals
Placed RHP Chad Cordero on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to March 27, with right shoulder tendinitis; Recalled LHP John Lannan from Triple-A Columbus.
4/3/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed Mike Hampton on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left pectoral muscle; Recalled LHP Jo-Jo Reyes from Triple-A Richmond.
  Kansas City Royals
Assigned RHP Hideo Nomo to Advanced Rookie League Idaho Falls.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Purchased the contract of RHP Chan Ho Park from Triple-A Las Vegas and designated INF Angel Chavez for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Sent OF Nelson Cruz outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
4/2/08 Kansas City Royals
LHP Jorge De La Rosa cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Omaha.
  New York Mets
Placed RHP Pedro Martinez on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain; Selected RHP Nelson Figueroa from Triple-A New Orleans; Sent RHP Brian Stokes outright to Triple-A New Orleans.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Designated INF Wes Helms for assignment; Signed RHP Rudy Seanez to a one-year contract.
  Seattle Mariners
Placed RHP J.J. Putz on the 15-day disabled list; selected RHP Roy Corcoran from Triple-A Tacoma.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Sent RHP Grant Balfour outright to Triple-A Durham.
4/1/08 Tampa Bay Rays
Exercised the 2009 option on OF Carl Crawford's contract; Declined to exercise the 2009 option on OF Rocco Baldelli's contract; Signed RHP Dan Wheeler to a two-year contract extension with a club option for 2011.