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Date Transaction
5/31/08 Boston Red Sox
Activated RHP Clay Buchholz from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago White Sox
Activated INF Juan Uribe from the 15-day disabled list; designated OF Dewayne Wise for assignment.
  Florida Marlins
Sent RHP Ross Wolf outright to Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Kansas City Royals
Optioned LHP Neal Musser to Triple-A Omaha.
  Recalled RHP Kyle Davies from Triple-A Omaha; designated C Brayan Pena for assignment.
  Minnesota Twins
Designated INF Howie Clark for assignment.
  Reinstated INF Nick Punto from the 15-day disabled list; designated INF Howie Clark for assignment.
  San Diego Padres
Placed LHP Shawn Estes on the 15-day disabled list with a fracture in his left thumb; activated RHP Carlos Guevara from the DL.
5/30/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed OF Mark Kotsay on the 15-disabled list, retroactive to May 26, with lower back soreness; Recalled OF Josh Anderson from Triple-A Richmond.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka on 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 28, with mild right rotator cuff strain and purchased the contract of INF/OF Jeff Bailey from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago White Sox
Acquired non-roster RHP Jim Brower from the Reds for cash.
  Cincinnati Reds
Sold the contract of Minor League RHP Tom Shearn to the Samsung Lions of the Korean Professional League; Traded Minor League RHP Jim Brower to the Cubs in exchange for cash considerations.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed RHP Dan Reichert to a Minor League contract.
  Placed DH Travis Hafner on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26 with a right shoulder strain; Activated OF Shin-Soo Choo from the 15-day disabled list.
  Colorado Rockies
Purchased the contract of LHP Glendon Rusch from Triple-A Colorado Springs; optioned LHP Josh Newman to Colorado Springs.
  Kansas City Royals
Claimed C Brayan Pena off waivers from the Atlanta Braves; Transferred RHP Luke Hudson to the 60-day disabled list; optioned LHP Neal Musser to Triple-A Omaha.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated 2B Howie Kendrick from the 15-day disabled list and placed 3B Chone Figgins on the 15-day DL (retroactive to May 22) with a strained right hamstring.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled OF Travis Buck from Triple-A Sacramento; Recalled OF Carlos Gonzalez from Triple-A Sacramento; Selected RHP Brad Ziegler from Triple-A Sacramento; Reinstated RHP Kiko Calero from the 60-day disabled list; Placed RHP Joey Devine on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26, with a right elbow inflammation; Placed INF Mike Sweeney on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 29, with a left knee inflammation; Placed OF Ryan Sweeney on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 29, with a left toe contusion; Designated LHP Lenny DiNardo and INF Kevin Melillo for assignment.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed OF Daniel Ortmeier on the 15-day disabled list with a fracture in his left middle finger and purchased the contract of OF Brian Horwitz from Triple-A Fresno; transferred LHP Noah Lowry from the 15-day DL to the 60-day DL.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Recalled OF Joe Mather from Triple-A Memphis; Optioned OF Chris Duncan to Memphis.
  Texas Rangers
Optioned LHP Kason Gabbard to Triple-A Oklahoma; Purchased contract of RHP Robinson Tejada from Triple-A Oklahoma; Activated RHP Dustin Nippert from the 15-day disabled list and sent him outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
5/29/08 Chicago Cubs
Recalled LHP Neal Cotts from Triple-A Iowa; Optioned RHP Jose Ascanio to Triple-A.
  Chicago White Sox
Reinstated INF Danny Richar from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Optioned RHP Matt Belisle to Triple-A Louisville; Reinstated LHP Kent Mercker from the 15-day disabled list.
  Detroit Tigers
Optioned OF Matt Joyce to Triple-A Toledo; Recalled OF Clete Thomas from Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Signed LHP Ray King to a Minor League contract; Sent RHP Dave Borkowski outright to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed RHP Leo Nunez on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 28, with a right lat strain; Recalled LHP Neal Musser from Triple-A Omaha; Purchased the contract of INF Mike Aviles from Triple-A Omaha; Optioned INF Billy Butler to Triple-A Omaha.
  Minnesota Twins
Claimed LHP Craig Breslow off waivers from the Cleveland Indians; transferred LHP Pat Neshek from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; optioned RHP Bobby Korecky to Triple-A Rochester.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated 3B Eric Chavez from the 60-day disabled list; Placed DH Frank Thomas on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 28 with right quadriceps tendinitis; Designated OF Jeff Fiorentino for assignment.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Recalled RHP Bryan Bullington from Triple-A Indianapolis; Optioned RHP Marino Salas to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed RHP Troy Percival on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain; reinstated INF Willy Aybar from the 15-day disabled list; optioned INF Ben Zobrist to Triple-A Durham; purchased the contract of RHP Grant Balfour from Triple-A.
  Texas Rangers
Reinstated RHP Kevin Millwood from the 15-day disabled list; Recalled INF Travis Metcalf from Triple-A Oklahoma; Optioned RHP Kameron Loe to Triple-A Oklahoma; Optioned INF German Duran to Triple-A Oklahoma; Outrighted RHP Franklyn German to Triple-A Oklahoma.
5/28/08 Atlanta Braves
Placed OF Matt Diaz on the 15-day disabled list with a strained ligament in his left knee; Activated Rafael Soriano from the 15-day disabled list.
  Cincinnati Reds
Optioned OF Corey Patterson to Triple-A Louisville; Selected the contract of INF Andy Phillips from Triple-A Louisville; Transferred SS Alex Gonzalez to the 60-day disabled list.
  Cleveland Indians
Activated RHP Jake Westbrook from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Jorge Julio for assignment.
  Houston Astros
Signed RHP Jorge Sosa to a Minor League contract.
  New York Yankees
Placed RHP Ian Kennedy on the 15-day disabled list with bursitis and a strained right back muscle; Recalled RHP Chris Britton from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned RHP Jared Wells to Triple-A Tacoma; Activated RHP Anderson Garcia from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Single-A High Desert.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed RHP Joel Pineiro on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 21, due to a right groin strain; Recalled RHP Kelvin Jimenez from Triple-A Memphis.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed C Gregg Zaun on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 26, with a strained right elbow; Recalled C Curtis Thigpen from Triple-A Syracuse.
5/27/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Placed OF Eric Byrnes on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring strain; Recalled OF Alex Romero from Triple-A Tucson.
  Cincinnati Reds
Purchased the contract of OF Jay Bruce from Triple-A Louisville; Designated INF Scott Hatteberg for assignment.
  Cleveland Indians
Signed INF Jorge Velandia to a Minor League contract; Signed RHP Todd Linden to a Minor League contract.
  Detroit Tigers
Placed Gary Sheffield on the 15-day disabled list with a left oblique strain; Purchased the contract of INF Jeff Larish from Triple-A Toledo.
  Houston Astros
Activated LHP Wandy Rodriguez from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Dave Borkowski for assignment
  Milwaukee Brewers
Signed RHP Julian Tavarez; Optioned LHP Zach Jackson to Triple-A Nashville
  New York Mets
Placed RHP Matt Wise on the 15-day disabled list with right rotator cuff tendinitis; Recalled RHP Carlos Muniz from Triple-A New Orleans.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Activated SS Jack Wilson from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned SS Brian Bixler to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  San Diego Padres
Acquired RHP Cha Seung Baek from the Seattle Mariners for RHP Jared Wells; Sent RHP Justin Germano outright to Triple-A Portland.
  Seattle Mariners
Acquired RHP Jared Wells from the San Diego Padres for RHP Cha Seung Baek.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Activated SS David Eckstein from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Hector Luna to Triple-A Syracuse.
5/26/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Reinstated INF Chad Tracy from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned C Robby Hammock to Triple-A Tucson.
  Atlanta Braves
Activated RHP Buddy Carlyle from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Chris Resop for assignment.
  Florida Marlins
Selected the contract of RHP Joe Nelson from Triple-A Albuquerque; Optioned RHP Eulogio De La Cruz to Triple-A Albuquerque; Transferred OF Alejandro De Aza from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated RHP Dustin Moseley from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  New York Yankees
Activated INF Wilson Betemit from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Alberto Gonzalez to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/25/08 Boston Red Sox
Sent RHP Clay Buchholz to Triple-A Pawtucket on rehab assignment.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed OF Matt Holliday on the 15-day disabled list; recalled OF Cory Sullivan from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Florida Marlins
Recalled RHP Eulogio De La Cruz from Triple-A Albuquerque; Optioned INF Robert Andino to Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Houston Astros
Optioned RHP Fernando Nieve to Triple-A Round Rock; recalled RHP Jack Cassel from Triple-A Round Rock.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed OF Andruw Jones on the 15-day disabled list with torn cartilage in right knee; Purchased the contract of OF/INF Terry Tiffee from Triple-A Las Vegas; Transferred INF Nomar Garciaparra from the 15-day to 60-day disabled list.
5/24/08 Cincinnati Reds
Sold the contract of Minor League RHP Justin Lehr to the Doosan Bears of the Korean Professional League.
  Cleveland Indians
Purchased the contract of RHP Scott Elarton from Triple-A Buffalo; recalled RHP Edward Mujica from Triple-A Buffalo; optioned RHP Jensen Lewis to Triple-A Buffalo; Placed RHP Fausto Carmona on 15-day disabled list with a left hip strain.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed IF Clint Barmes on the 15-day DL with a right knee sprain; Placed OF Brad Hawpe on the 15-day disabled list with a right hamstring sprain; Recalled OF Seth Smith and IF Ian Stewart from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Florida Marlins
Placed OF Brett Carroll on the 15-day disabled list with a separated right shoulder; Recalled INF Robert Andino from Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Recalled LHP Clayton Kershaw from Double-A Jacksonville; activated RHP Esteban Loaiza from the DL, and designated him for assignment; optioned RHP Yhency Brazoban to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Optioned OF Tony Gwynn Jr. to Triple-A Nashville; purchased the contract of 3B Russell Branyan from Triple-A Nashville.
  Minnesota Twins
Recalled INF Matt Macri from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Mets
Placed OF Marlon Anderson on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain; Purchased the contract of OF Nick Evans from Double-A Binghamton.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Placed OF Jayson Werth on 15-day DL, retroactive to May 23, with strained right oblique; recalled OF T.J. Bohn from Triple-A Lehigh Valley.
  San Diego Padres
Activated C Michael Barrett from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned C Colt Morton to Double-A San Antonio.
  Washington Nationals
Signed IF Pokey Reese to a Minor League contract. He will report to Triple-A Columbus.
5/23/08 Atlanta Braves
Activated C Brayan Pena from the 15-day disabled list and designated him for assignment.
  Boston Red Sox
Activated OF Brandon Moss from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago White Sox
Placed INF Juan Uribe on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 16, with a strained left hamstring; Purchased the contract of OF DeWayne Wise from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cleveland Indians
Activated RHP Joe Borowski from the 15-day disabled list; Designated LHP Craig Breslow for assignment.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Placed RHP Eric Gagne on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 5/21, with right rotator cuff tendinitis; recalled RHP Tim Dillard from Triple-A Nashville.
  Washington Nationals
Optioned LHP Matt Chico and RHP Chris Schroder to Triple-A Columbus; Selected the contracts of OF Ryan Langerhans, LHP Charlie Manning and RHP Brian Sanches from Triple-A Columbus; Transferred RHP Ryan Wagner from the 15- to the 60-day disabled list.
5/22/08 Arizona Diamondbacks
Activated LHP Doug Davis from the 15-day disabled list and designated RHP Brandon Medders for assignment.
  Baltimore Orioles
Activated RHP Rocky Cherry from the disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Norfolk.
  Florida Marlins
Selected the contract of OF Jacque Jones; Optioned INF Robert Andino to Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed INF Adam Everett on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder strain.
  New York Mets
Placed OF Moises Alou on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left calf; Purchased the contract of C Raul Casanova.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated OF Chris Denorfia from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento.
  San Diego Padres
Purchased the contract of RHP Mike Adams from Triple-A Portland; Recalled RHPs Jared Wells and Josh Banks from Triple-A Portland; Recalled C Colt Morton from Double-A San Antonio; Designated RHP Justin Germano for assignment; Optioned LHP Joe Thatcher to Triple-A Portland.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled RHP R.A. Dickey from Triple-A Tacoma.
  Washington Nationals
Placed OF Austin Kearns on the 15-day disabled list.
5/21/08 Boston Red Sox
Purchased the contract of RHP Bartolo Colon from Triple-A Pawtucket; Optioned RHP Justin Masterson to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Detroit Tigers
Reinstated LHP Dontrelle Willis from the 15-day disabled list; Placed LHP Clay Rapada on the 15-day disabled list with biceps tendinitis.
  Kansas City Royals
Signed LHP Horacio Ramirez to a Minor League contract.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed SS Erick Aybar on the 15-day disabled list with a dislocated right pinkie; Activated 3B Chone Figgins from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Matthew Brown to Triple-A Salt Lake; Recalled INF Brandon Wood from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  New York Mets
Released RHP Jorge Sosa.
  New York Yankees
Activated RHP Jeff Karstens from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Seattle Mariners
Designated RHP Cha Seung Baek for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Recalled RHP Kameron Loe from Triple-A Oklahoma; Designated RHP Franklyn German.
5/20/08 Boston Red Sox
Sent RHP Julian Tavarez outright to Triple-A Pawtucket, he had been designated for assignment on May 12, he refused the assignment and is a free agent; Optioned RHP Chris Smith to Triple-A Pawtucket; Recalled RHP Justin Masterson from Double-A Portland; Optioned RHP Justin Masterson to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Cleveland Indians
Sent OF Jason Tyner outright to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed C Gary Bennett on 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of C Danny Ardoin from Triple-A Las Vegas; Transferred RHP Jason Schmidt to the 60-day disabled list.
  New York Yankees
Activated INF Alex Rodriguez from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Chris Britton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Oakland Athletics
Placed RHP Andrew Brown on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 14, after undergoing an appendectomy; Recalled LHP Lenny DiNardo from Triple-A Sacramento.
  San Diego Padres
Placed RHP Jake Peavy on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 15, with a strained right elbow; Recalled LHP Joe Thatcher from Triple-A Portland.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned INF/OF Eugenio Velez to Triple-A Fresno; Recalled INF Travis Denker from Triple-A Fresno.
  Washington Nationals
Recalled RHP Chris Schroder from Triple-A Columbus.
5/19/08 Boston Red Sox
Optioned RHP Chris Smith to Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago Cubs
Placed RHP Chad Fox on the 15-day disabled list with ulnar neuritis; Recalled RHP Jose Ascanio from Triple-A Iowa.
  Cleveland Indians
Claimed RHP Oneli Perez off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and optioned him to Triple-A Buffalo.
  Florida Marlins
Signed OF Jacque Jones to a Minor League contract.
  Kansas City Royals
Activated C John Buck from the bereavement list; optioned C Matt Tupman to Triple-A Omaha.
  New York Mets
Signed INF Abraham Nunez to a Minor League contract.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled LHP Dallas Braden from Triple-A Sacramento; Placed INF Donnie Murphy on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation, retroactive to May 18.
  Seattle Mariners
Recalled OF Jeremy Reed from Triple-A Tacoma; claimed RHP Tracy Thorpe off waivers from Toronto.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Recalled OF Jeremy Reed from Triple-A Tacoma; RHP Tracy Thorpe claimed off waivers by the Seattle Mariners; INF Jorge Velandia declined outright assignment to Triple-A Syracuse to become a free agent.
  Washington Nationals
Placed INF Ronnie Belliard on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 16, with a left calf strain.
5/18/08 Boston Red Sox
Recalled RHP Chris Smith from Triple-A Pawtucket; optioned OF Jonathan Van Every to Pawtucket.
  Chicago Cubs
Placed INF Daryle Ward on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 14, with a bulging disc in his lower back; Selected the contract of INF Micah Hoffpauir from Triple-A Iowa.
  Seattle Mariners
Optioned C Jeff Clement to Triple-A Tacoma.
5/17/08 Cleveland Indians
Recalled INF Michael Aubrey from Triple-A Buffalo; optioned LHP Jeremy Sowers to Buffalo.
  Minnesota Twins
Purchased the contract of INF Howie Clark from Triple-A Rochester.
5/16/08 Atlanta Braves
Optioned LHP Chuck James to Triple-A Richmond; Recalled RHP Phil Stockman from Richmond.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled LHP Jeremy Sowers from Triple-A Buffalo; Designated OF Jason Tyner for assignment.
  Colorado Rockies
Signed LHP Glendon Rusch to a Minor League contract.
  Houston Astros
Placed RHP Geoff Geary on 15-day disabled list; recalled RHP Fernando Nieve from Triple-A.
  Kansas City Royals
Placed C John Buck on the bereavement list; Recalled C Matt Tupman from Triple-A Omaha.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Recalled LHP Zach Jackson from Triple-A Nashville; Optioned LHP Mitch Stetter to Triple-A Nashville; Purchased the contract of RHP Mark DiFelice from Triple-A Nashville.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed INF Matt Tolbert on the 15-day disabled list with a torn ligament in his left thumb.
  New York Mets
Sent RHP Nelson Figueroa outright to Triple-A New Orleans, he had been designated for assignment on May 13.
  Oakland Athletics
Recalled INF Gregorio Petit from Triple-A Sacramento; Placed RHP Santiago Casilla on the 15-day disabled list with soreness in his right elbow.
  San Diego Padres
Returned Rule 5 Draft pick INF Callix Crabbe to the Milwaukee Brewers.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Placed RHP Jason Isringhausen on the 15-day disabled list with a right hand laceration; Purchased RHP Chris Perez from Triple-A Memphis; Transferred RHP Josh Kinney from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Recalled LHP David Purcey from Triple-A Syracuse; Recalled INF Hector Luna from Triple-A Syracuse; Optioned LHP David Purcey to Triple-A; Designated INF Jorge Velandia for assignment.
5/15/08 Milwaukee Brewers
Placed RHP David Riske on the 15-day disabled list with a hyper-extended right elbow.
  New York Yankees
Recalled RHP Ian Kennedy from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Optioned LHP Kei Igawa to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  San Francisco Giants
Placed RHP Merkin Valdez on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 13, with a right elbow strain; Purchased the contract of LHP Alex Hinshaw from Triple-A Fresno; Transferred INF Kevin Frandsen from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Sent INF Andy Cannizaro outright to Triple-A Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Released INF Ben Broussard.
  Washington Nationals
Placed INF Nick Johnson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 14, with a torn tendon sheath in his right wrist; Activated INF Dmitri Young from the 15-day disabled list.
5/14/08 Boston Red Sox
Placed RHP Clay Buchholz on the 15-day disabled list with a broken nail on his right middle finger; Recalled OF Jonathan Van Every from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago Cubs
Signed OF Jim Edmonds; Optioned OF Felix Pie to Triple-A Iowa.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed SS Jeff Keppinger on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left kneecap; Recalled INF Paul Janish from Triple-A Louisville.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed RHP Ryan Speier on the 15-day disabled list with a right shoulder contusion; Recalled LHP Josh Newman from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Placed C Ryan Doumit on the 15-day disabled list with a left thumb fracture; Selected the contract of C Raul Chavez from Triple-A Indianapolis; Reacquired Rule 5 pick Evan Meek from the Tampa Bay Rays for cash; Sent RHP Evan Meek outright to Double-A Altoona.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Reinstated RHP Al Reyes from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHP Scott Dohmann for assignment.
  Texas Rangers
Reinstated OF Marlon Byrd from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Travis Metcalf to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
Recalled RHP Jason Bergmann from Triple-A Columbus; Optioned RHP Chris Schroder to Triple-A Columbus.
5/13/08 Detroit Tigers
Released OF Jacque Jones.
  Los Angeles Angels
Activated RHP John Lackey and INF Maicer Izturis from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Kendry Morales and RHP Darren O'Day to Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed SS Rafael Furcal on the 15-day disabled list and purchased the contract of INF Luis Maza from Triple-A Las Vegas; Transferred INF Tony Abreu from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list.
  Minnesota Twins
Claimed INF Sergio Santos off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.
  New York Mets
Purchased the contracts of RHP Claudio Vargas and INF/OF Fernando Tatis from Triple-A New Orleans; Activated RHP Matt Wise from the 15-day disabled list; Designated RHPs Jorge Sosa and Nelson Figueroa for assignment; Placed OF Angel Pagan on the 15-day disabled list, with a left shoulder contusion; Sent C Raul Casanova outright to Triple-A New Orleans.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Purchased the contract of RHP Marino Salas from Triple-A Indianapolis; Optioned RHP John Van Benschoten to Triple-A Indianapolis.
5/12/08 Boston Red Sox
Activated 1B Sean Casey off the 15-day disabled list and designated RHP Julian Tavarez for assignment.
  Los Angeles Angels
Optioned INF Brandon Wood and RHP Nick Adenhart to Triple-A Salt Lake; Recalled INF Matthew Brown and RHP Jose Arredondo from Salt Lake.
  San Diego Padres
Purchased the contract of INF Edgar Gonzalez from Triple-A Portland; Designated INF Callix Crabbe for assignment.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Activated INF Ben Zobrist from the 15-day disabled list; Designated INF Andy Cannizaro for assignment.
5/11/08 Baltimore Orioles
Purchased the contract of SS Alex Cintron from Triple-A Norfolk; Optioned RHP Bob McCrory to Triple-A Norfolk.
  Boston Red Sox
Activated INF Alex Cora from 15-day disabled list and optioned INF Jed Lowrie to Triple-A Pawtucket; Traded RHP Bryan Corey to the San Diego Padres in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
  Cleveland Indians
Purchased the contract of OF Jason Tyner from Triple-A Buffalo; optioned RHP Tom Mastny to Buffalo.
  Colorado Rockies
Purchased the contract of RHP Greg Reynolds from Triple-A Colorado Springs; optioned LHP Mark Redman Triple-A Colorado Springs. Transferred Jason Hirsh to the 60-day disabled list.
  Minnesota Twins
Recalled INF Alexi Casilla from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Placed INF Wilson Betemit on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right hamstring; Recalled INF Alberto Gonzalez from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated RHP Rich Harden from the 15-day disabled list and placed OF Chris Denorfia on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 7, with tightness in his lower back.
  San Diego Padres
Acquired RHP Bryan Corey from the Red Sox in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations; Optioned LHP Joe Thatcher to Triple-A Portland.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Reinstated RHP Gary Glover from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned LHP Kurt Birkins to Triple-A Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Kevin Millwood on the 15-day disabled list; Purchased the contract of RHP Doug Mathis from Triple-A Oklahoma; Outrighted RHP Kazuo Fukumori from 40-man roster.
  Washington Nationals
Optioned LHP Mike O'Connor to Triple-A Columbus; Recalled RHP Chris Schroder from Columbus.
5/10/08 Atlanta Braves
Recalled LHP Chuck James from Triple-A Richmond; Placed RHP Buddy Carlyle on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 9, with a neck strain.
  Los Angeles Angels
Placed INF Chone Figgins on the 15-day disabled list with a hamstring strain; Recalled INF Kendry Morales from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed RHP Pat Neshek on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 8, with a partially torn right elbow ligament; Placed INF Nick Punto on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 8, with a strained left hamstring; Recalled LHP Glen Perkins from Triple-A Rochester.
  New York Yankees
Placed RHP Jonathan Albaladejo on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right elbow ligament; Recalled RHP Chris Britton from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated OF Travis Buck from the 15-day disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Sacramento.
  San Diego Padres
Outrighted LHP Glendon Rusch to Triple-A Portland.
  San Francisco Giants
Activated SS Omar Vizquel from the 15-day disabled list.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Activated OF Cliff Floyd from the 15-day disabled list; Designated OF Nathan Haynes for assignment.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed OF Vernon Wells, with a broken left wrist and RHP Jeremy Accardo with right forearm tightness on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled INF Joe Inglett from Triple-A Syracuse; Purchased the contract of RHP Armando Benitez from Triple-A Syracuse; Designated RHP Tracy Thorpe for assignment.
5/9/08 Chicago Cubs
Activated LHP Scott Eyre from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned LHP Sean Marshall to Triple-A Iowa.
  Chicago White Sox
Signed LHP Ray King to a Minor League contract.
  Cincinnati Reds
Placed LHP Kent Mercker on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 6, with lower back pain; Recalled LHP Bill Bray from Triple-A Louisville.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Recalled RHP Yhency Brazoban from Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Outrighted RHP Derrick Turnbow to Triple-A Nashville.
  New York Mets
Activated C Ramon Castro from the 15-day disabled list; Designated C Raul Casanova for assignment.
  New York Yankees
Recalled LHP Kei Igawa from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Optioned RHP Chris Britton to Triple-A.
  Oakland Athletics
Reinstated RHP Keith Foulke from the 15-day disabled list.
  Philadelphia Phillies
Activated SS Jimmy Rollins from the 15-day disabled list; optioned IF Brad Harman to Double-A Reading.
  San Diego Padres
Recalled OF Jody Gerut from Triple-A Portland; Requested unconditional release waivers on OF Jim Edmonds; Claimed LHP Sean Henn off waivers from the New York Yankees; Purchased the contract of C Luke Carlin from Triple-A Portland; Optioned C Colt Morton to Double-A San Antonio.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned SS Brian Bocock to Triple-A Fresno.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Acquired OF Kevin Mench from the Texas Rangers for cash considerations; Signed OF Brad Wilkerson; Designated LHP Gustave Chacin and INF Sergio Santos for assignment; Optioned INF Joe Inglett to Triple-A Syracuse.
  Washington Nationals
Placed C Paul Lo Duca on the 15-day disabled list with a fracture of the fourth metacarpal in his right hand; Placed C Johnny Estrada on the 15-day disabled list with ulnar neuritis in his right elbow; Recalled C Jesus Flores from Triple-A Columbus; Reinstated OF Elijah Dukes from the 15-day disabled list.
5/8/08 Atlanta Braves
Activated INF Omar Infante from the 15-day disabled list; Placed C Brayan Pena on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 5, with a with a back sprain.
  Baltimore Orioles
Reinstated INF/OF Freddie Bynum from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Eider Torres to Triple-A Norfolk.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Placed RHP Esteban Loaiza on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 4, with tightness and spasms in his right shoulder.
  Minnesota Twins
Reinstated RHP Kevin Slowey from the 15-day disabled list.
  Oakland Athletics
Optioned LHP Dallas Braden to Triple-A Sacramento.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Acquired OF Jason Michaels and cash considerations from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for a player to be named; Optioned OF Nyjer Morgan to Triple-A Indianapolis.
  San Diego Padres
Placed RHP Kevin Cameron on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 7 with a first-degree right elbow sprain; Purchased the contract of LHP Shawn Estes from Triple-A Portland.
  Texas Rangers
Activated LHP Kason Gabbard and INF Travis Metcalf from 15-day disabled list; Optioned LHP A.J. Murray to Triple-A Oklahoma; Designated INF Ben Broussard for assignment.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Placed SS David Eckstein, retroactive to May 7, with a strained right hip; Placed SS John McDonald on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 7, with a sprained right ankle; Recalled INF Joe Inglett from Triple-A Syracuse.
5/7/08 Colorado Rockies
Signed LHP Aaron Fultz to a Minor League contract.
  Minnesota Twins
Placed RHP Scott Baker on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 4, with a right groin strain.
  San Francisco Giants
Optioned RHP Brad Hennessey to Triple-A Fresno; Recalled RHP Billy Sadler from Triple-A Fresno.
  Seattle Mariners
Released OF Brad Wilkerson.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Signed RHP Colter Bean to a Minor League contract.
  Texas Rangers
Sent INF Jason Botts outright to Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Toronto Blue Jays
Optioned OF Adam Lind to Triple-A Syracuse; Purchased the contract of INF Jorge Velandia.
5/6/08 Chicago Cubs
Signed RHP Hector Carrasco to a Minor League contract.
  Chicago White Sox
Reinstated INF/OF Alexei Ramirez from the restricted list.
  Cleveland Indians
Recalled OF Ben Francisco from Triple-A; Designated OF Jason Michaels for assignment; Signed OF Bronson Sardinha to a Minor League contract.
  Colorado Rockies
Optioned LHP Josh Newman to Triple-A Colorado Springs; Purchased the contract of RHP Alberto Arias from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
  New York Yankees
Activated INF Wilson Betemit from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned INF Alberto Gonzalez to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
5/5/08 Atlanta Braves
Acquired 1B Greg Norton from the Seattle Mariners for a player to be named or cash; Transferred RHP Peter Moylan from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; Placed INF Martin Prado on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left thumb.
  Boston Red Sox
Placed OF Brandon Moss on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 3, after undergoing an appendectomy; Recalled RHP Craig Hansen from Triple-A Pawtucket.
  Chicago White Sox
Optioned RHP Adam Russell to Triple-A Charlotte.
  Cincinnati Reds
Activated RHP David Weathers from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned LHP Bill Bray to Triple-A Louisville.
  Colorado Rockies
Sent RHP Jose Capellan outright to Triple-A Colorado Springs, he refused the assignment and is a free agent.
  Detroit Tigers
Designated OF Jacque Jones for assignment; Purchased the contract of OF Matt Joyce from Triple-A Toledo.
  Seattle Mariners
Traded IF/OF Greg Norton to the Atlanta Braves for a player to be named or cash considerations; Released nonroster OF Bronson Sardinha.
5/4/08 Los Angeles Angels
Placed RHP Dustin Moseley on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 2, with right forearm stiffness; Recalled INF Sean Rodriguez from Triple-A Salt Lake.
  New York Yankees
Optioned RHP Ian Kennedy to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre; Purchased the contract of RHP Darrell Rasner from Triple-A; Transferred RHP Brian Bruney from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
  Pittsburgh Pirates
Purchased the contract of LHP Sean Burnett from Triple-A Indianapolis; Designated RHP Evan Meek for assignment.
  St. Louis Cardinals
Sent RHP Anthony Reyes down to Triple-A Memphis; recalled RHP Mike Parisi.
5/3/08 Atlanta Braves
Optioned SS Brent Lillibridge to Triple-A Richmond; Recalled LHP Jo-Jo Reyes from Triple-A Richmond.
  Chicago Cubs
Recalled RHP Sean Gallagher from Triple-A Iowa; Optioned LHP Rich Hill to Iowa.
  Colorado Rockies
Placed shortstop Troy Tulowitzki on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 30, with a left quadriceps tendon tear; Selected LHP Jorge De La Rosa to the 25-man roster.
  Detroit Tigers
Placed RHP Denny Bautista on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder soreness; purchased the contract of RHP Freddy Dolsi from Double-A Erie.
  Los Angeles Dodgers
Reinstated 3B Andy LaRoche from the disabled list and optioned him to Triple-A Las Vegas.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Activated LHP Scott Kazmir from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned OF Justin Ruggiano to Triple-A Durham.
5/2/08 Baltimore Orioles
Placed RHP Randor Bierd on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 30, with a right shoulder impingement; Purchased the contract of RHP Lance Cormier from Triple-A Norfolk.
  Chicago Cubs
Purchased the contract of RHP Chad Fox from Double-A Tennessee; Optioned RHP Kevin Hart to Triple-A Iowa; Outrighted RHP Juan Mateo to Single-A Daytona, he refused the assignment and is a free agent.
  Chicago White Sox
Placed INF/OF Alexei Ramirez on the restricted list; Recalled RHP Adam Russell from Triple-A Charlotte.
  Colorado Rockies
Designated RHP Jose Capellan for assignment; Agreed to terms with INF Juan Castro on a Minor League contract.
  Florida Marlins
Placed OF Josh Willingham on the 15-day disabled list; Recalled OF Brett Carroll from Triple-A Albuquerque.
  Houston Astros
Activated INF Ty Wigginton from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned RHP Jack Cassel to Triple-A Round Rock.
  Milwaukee Brewers
Designated RHP Derrick Turnbow for assignment; Recalled OF Joe Dillon and RHP Dave Bush from Triple-A Nashville; Placed RHP Yovani Gallardo on the 15-day disabled list with a torn ACL in his right knee.
  Minnesota Twins
Activated SS Adam Everett from the 15-day disabled list.
  New York Mets
Activated OF Moises Alou from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned C Gustavo Molina to Triple-A New Orleans.
  New York Yankees
Recalled RHP Jose Veras from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
  Tampa Bay Rays
Placed RHP Gary Glover on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 26, with right shoulder tendinitis; Recalled OF Justin Ruggiano from Triple-A Durham.
  Texas Rangers
Placed RHP Jason Jennings on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 1, with a strained right elbow; Recalled LHP A.J. Murray from Triple-A Oklahoma.
  Washington Nationals
Placed RHP Chad Cordero on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 30, with a tear in the right latissimus dorsi muscle; Reinstated C Paul Lo Duca from the 15-day disabled list.
5/1/08 Atlanta Braves
Sent RHP Zach Schreiber outright to Triple-A Richmond.
  Baltimore Orioles
Sent RHP Greg Aquino outright to Triple-A Norfolk.
  Boston Red Sox
Sent RHP Bryan Corey outright to Triple-A Pawtucket, he had been designated for assignment on April 29.
  Chicago Cubs
Activated OF Alfonso Soriano from the 15-day disabled list; Optioned OF Matt Murton to Triple-A Iowa.
  Detroit Tigers
Reinstated RHP Francisco Cruceta from the restricted list.
  Kansas City Royals
Released LHP Mike Maroth.
  Los Angeles Angels
Purchased the contract of RHP Nick Adenhart from Triple-A Salt Lake; Placed INF Maicer Izturis on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to April 28, with a strained lower back; Transferred RHP Kelvim Escobar from the 15-day to the 60-day disabled list; Recalled OF Reggie Willits from Triple-A Salt Lake; Optioned INF Matthew Brown to Triple-A Salt Lake.