|4/20/04||Agreed to terms with C Ben Petrick on minor league contract and assigned to Triple-A Portland.|
|4/15/04||Recalled LHP Sterling Hitchcock from Single-A Lake Elsinore and placed him on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left rib.|
|4/4/04||Placed RHP Rod Beck on the restricted list.|
|4/3/04||Purchased the contract of LHP Eddie Oropesa; placed IF Jeff Cirillo on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right index finger; optioned LHP Sterling Hitchcock to Single-A Lake Elsinore; reassigned RHPs Joey Hamilton and Brandon Puffer, outfielder Gene Kingsale and catcher Yamid Haad to Triple-A Portland. Acquired RHP Blaine Neal from Florida for RHP Ben Howard.|
|4/1/04||Outrighted 1B Todd Sears to Triple-A Portland.|
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