Orioles | Josh Horton acquired
Wed, 22 May 2013 14:05:43 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles acquired 3B Josh Horton from the Oakland Athletics Wednesday, May 22. It's unknown what the Athletics received in return.
Cubs | Shawn Camp to DL
Wed, 22 May 2013 12:37:27 -0700
The Chicago Cubs placed RP Shawn Camp (toe) on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained right big toe Wednesday, May 22, and recalled RP Rafael Dolis from the minors in a corresponding move.
Rockies | Josh Rutledge optioned to Triple-A
Wed, 22 May 2013 19:55:05 -0700
The Colorado Rockies optioned 2B Josh Rutledge to Triple-A Colorado Spring Wednesday, May 22.
Japanese League | Blaine Boyer signs
Wed, 22 May 2013 13:58:59 -0700
The Hanshin Tigers of the Japanese League signed free-agent RP Blaine Boyer (Royals) to an undisclosed deal Tuesday, May 21.
Twins | Vance Worley demoted
Wed, 22 May 2013 12:44:56 -0700
The Minnesota Twins optioned SP Vance Worley to Triple-A Rochester Wednesday, May 22.
Twins | Chris Parmelee update, corresponding moves
Wed, 22 May 2013 11:34:39 -0700
Updating previous reports, Minnesota Twins OF/1B Chris Parmelee (head) said that he passed his initial concussion test but was still experiencing concussion-like symptoms prior to his placement on the seven-day disabled list. He said that he feels better today. He'll be re-evaluated on Friday, May 24, when he takes the ImPACT test, which determines whether he has a concussion or just showed the symptoms because of the initial blow to his head.
In corresponding moves, OF Darin Mastroianni (ankle) was transferred from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list and INF/OF Chris Colabello, 29, was recalled from Triple-A Rochester. This is Colabello's first call-up to the majors, and he received his first start on Wednesday, May 22.
Twins | Trevor Plouffe to 7-day DL
Wed, 22 May 2013 06:18:20 -0700
Minnesota Twins INF Trevor Plouffe (concussion) was placed on the seven-day disabled list with a concussion.
Pirates | Jose Contreras reinstated
Wed, 22 May 2013 13:51:11 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates reinstated RP Jose Contreras from the bereavement list Tuesday, May 21, and optioned RP Jared Hughes to the minors in a corresponding move.
St. Louis Cardinals
Cardinals | Fernando Salas to DL
Wed, 22 May 2013 12:48:34 -0700
The St. Louis Cardinals placed RP Fernando Salas (shoulder) on the 15-day disabled list with shoulder irritation Wednesday, May 22, to make room on the roster for SP Tyler Lyons.
Rangers | Ross Wolf recalled
Wed, 22 May 2013 13:59:31 -0700
The Texas Rangers recalled SP Ross Wolf from the minors Wednesday, May 22, and optioned RP Cory Burns in a corresponding move.