MLB News and Updates: March 28, 2014


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Other MLB Highlights:

  • *Rangers Claimed C Chris Gimenez off waivers from Oakland. Designated LHP Michael Kirkman for assignment.
  • *Cardinals Assigned OF Joey Butler outright to Memphis (PCL). Optioned RHP Jorge Rondon to Memphis. Reasssigned RHP David Aardsma, LHP Scott McGregor, C Ed Easley, INF Scott Moore, 1B Xavier Scruggs and OF Stephen Piscotty to Memphis. Purchased the Memphis Redbirds (PCL).
  • *Mariners Optioned RHPs Blake Beavan and Brandon Maurer, LHP Lucas Luetge and INF Nick Franklin to Tacoma (PCL). Reassigned RHPs Zach Miner, Dominic Leone, Ramon Ramirez and Carson Smith; C Humberto Quintero; and OF Endy Chavez to minor league camp. Selected the contracts of LHPs Roenis Elias and Joe Beimel from Tacoma. Designated OF Xavier Avery and INF Carlos Triunfel for assignment.
  • *Phillies Acquired INF Jason Nix from Tampa Bay for cash considerations. Optioned RHP Jonathan Pettibone to Lehigh Valley (IL).
  • *Yankees Agreed to terms with RHP Alfredo Aceves to a minor league contract.
  • *Angels Agreed to terms with OF Mike Trout on a six-year contract through 2020.
  • *Tigers Agreed to terms with 1B Miguel Cabrera on a 10-year contract.
  • *Rockies Optioned RHP Jordan Lyles to Colorado Springs (PCL). Placed RHP Jhoulys Chacin and LHP Boone Logan on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 21.
  • *White Sox Reassigned C Hector Gimenez, INFS Micah Johnson and Alex Liddi, RHP Zach Putnam, LHP David Purcey and OF Blake Tekotte to their minor league camp.
  • *Cubs Released 2B Ryan Roberts.
  • *Red Sox Optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr., LHP Drake Britton and C Ryan Lavarnway to Pawtucket (IL).

*Information regarding player transactions are courtesy of ESPN.com
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