|3/30/08||Designated OF Nelson Cruz and RHP Robinson Tejeda for assignment; Selected the contracts of RHPs Franklyn German, Adam Melhuse, and Jamey Wright from Triple-A Oklahoma; Optioned RHP Wes Littleton to Triple-A Oklahoma; Placed RHP Brandon McCarthy on the 60-day disabled list with severe inflammation in his right forearm; Placed LHP John Rheinecker on the 60-day disabled list recovering from February 2008 left forearm surgery; Placed RHP Luis Mendoza, retroactive to March 24, and INF Travis Metcalf, retroactive to March 21, on 15-day disabled list.|
|3/29/08||Optioned RHP Wes Littleton to Triple-A Oklahoma; Designated OF Nelson Cruz and RHP Robinson Tejeda for assignment.|
|3/28/08||Acquired RHP Dustin Nippert from the Arizona Diamondbacks for nonroster RHP Jose Marte.|
|3/27/08||Released INF Edgardo Alfonzo, RHP Jason Davis and CC hris Stewart.|
|3/26/08||Optioned RHP Kameron Loe and C Jarrod Saltalamacchia to Triple-A Oklahoma.|
|3/25/08||Optioned RHP Frank Francisco to Triple-A Oklahoma; Reassigned RHP Eric Hurley to Minor League camp.|
|3/24/08||Signed RHP John Patterson to a Minor League contract.|
|3/22/08||Reassigned RHPs Sidney Ponson and Elizardo Ramirez to Minor League camp.|
|3/21/08||Optioned RHP Scott Feldman to Minor League camp and reassigned IF Edgardo Alfonzo, RHP Jason Davis, IF Ryan Roberts and IF Chris Shelton to Minor League camp.|
|3/14/08||Optioned OF Brandon Boggs, LHPs Matt Harrison and A.J. Murray and RHP Warner Madrigal to Minor League camp; Assigned INF Nate Gold and C Taylor Teagarden to Minor League camp.|
|3/9/08||Signed RHP Sidney Ponson to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training camp.|
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