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Bal­ti­more Ori­oles — Oct. 30: Se­lected the con­tract of RHP Bran­den Kline from Bowie (AA). Re­in­stated OF Colby Ras­mus from the re­stricted list. Agreed to terms with OF J'Rud­jeanon Ise­nia on a mi­nor league con­tract. Nov. 1: As­signed LHP Sean Gil­martin, 3B Jace Peter­son, 2B Cor­ban Joseph and RHP Gabriel Ynoa out­right to Nor­folk (AAA). Nov. 2: Re­in­stated RHP Pe­dro Araujo, LHP Richard Bleier, OF Austin Hays and DH Mark Trumbo from the 60-day DL.

Bos­ton Red Sox — Oct. 30: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on LHP Chris Sale and INF Ed­uardo Nunez ex­er­cised his 2019 player op­tion. Nov. 1: Re­in­stated 2B Dustin Pe­droia, INF Marco Her­nan­dez and RHP Austin Mad­dox from the 60day DL. As­signed INF Tony Renda and RHP Justin Ha­ley out­right. Re­in­stated RHP Car­son Smith from the 60-day DL, who de­clined out­right as­sign­ment and elected free agency.

Chicago White Sox — Oct. 29: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on RHP Nate Jones. De­clined their 2019 op­tion on RHP James Shields, mak­ing him a free agent. Re­in­stated RHP Michael Kopech from the 60-day DL. Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP Miguel Gon­za­lez from the 60day DL.

Cleve­land In­di­ans — Oct. 30: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on RHP Car­los Car­rasco. Re­in­stated OF Lon­nie Chisen­hall from the 60-day DL. De­clined their 2019 con­tract op­tion on OF Bran­don Guyer. Oct. 31: Agreed to terms with OF Leonys Mar­tin on a one-year con­tract. Nov. 2: Re­in­stated Mar­tin and Tyler Naquin and RHPs Nick Goody, James Hoyt, Danny Salazar and Cody An­der­son from the 60-day DL. As­signed OF Bran­don Barnes out­right to Colum­bus (AAA), who de­clined and de­clared free agency.

Detroit Tigers — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated SS Jose Igle­sias, RHP Michael Ful­mer and 1B John Hicks and Miguel Cabr­era from the 60day DL. Nov. 2: Claimed INF Bran­don Dixon off waivers from Cincin­nati and LHP Jose Fer­nan­dez from Toronto.

Hous­ton Astros — Oct. 31: De­clined their 2019 op­tion on C Brian McCann. An­nounced RHP Jan­del Gus­tave re­fused an out­right as­sign­ment to Round Rock (AAA) and elected to be­come a free agent.

Kansas City Roy­als — Oct. 30: De­clined mu­tual op­tion with RHP Ja­son Ham­mel. Oct. 31: An­nounced RHP Nate Karns de­clined out­right as­sign­ment to Omaha (AAA), mak­ing him a free agent. Agreed to terms with RHP Wily Per­alta on a one-year con­tract. Nov. 2: RHP Bran­don Mau­rer de­clined out­right as­sign­ment to Omaha and elected free agency. As­signed OF Paulo Or­lando and INF Ra­mon Tor­res out­right to Omaha. Re­in­stated INF Ch­es­lor Cuth­bert, OF Jorge Soler and RHP Jesse Hahn from the 60-day DL.

Los An­ge­les An­gels — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated OF Chris Young and RHPs Blake Wood and Gar­rett Richards from the 60-day DL. Nov. 1: As­signed C Joe Hud­son out­right to Salt Lake (AAA). Nov. 2: As­signed 2B Sher­man John­son and LHP John Lamb out­right to Salt Lake. Claimed RHP Austin Brice off waivers from Cincin­nati.

Min­nesota Twins — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated 1B Lo­gan Mor­ri­son, LHP Adal­berto Me­jia, C Ja­son Cas­tro and RHPs Ervin San­tana and Michael Pineda from the 60-day DL. De­clined their 2019 op­tions on San­tana and Mor­ri­son. Oct. 31: Claimed OF Michael Reed off waivers from At­lanta.

New York Yan­kees — Oct. 31: De­clined the 2019 op­tion on OF Brett Gard­ner and agreed to terms with him on a one-year con­tract. Nov. 2: Re­in­stated OFs Clint Fra­zier and Ja­coby Ells­bury, LHP Jor­dan Mont­gomery and RHP Ben Heller from the 60-day DL. Claimed INF Hanser Al­berto off waivers from Texas.

Oak­land Ath­let­ics — Oct. 29: Agreed to terms with ex­ec­u­tive vice pres­i­dent of base­ball op­er­a­tions Billy Beane, gen­eral man­ager David Forst and man­ager Bob Melvin on con­tract ex­ten­sions. Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHPs An­drew Triggs, Daniel Gos­sett, Jharel Cot­ton and Paul Black­burn from the 60-day DL. Oct. 31: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on RHP Fer­nando Rod­ney. Nov. 1: Re­in­stated RHP Kendall Grave­man from the 60-day DL. Nov. 2: Send C Beau Tay­lor out­right to Las Ve­gas (AAA).

Seat­tle Mariners — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP David Phelps from the 60-day DL. Re­as­signed hit­ting coach Edgar Mar­tinez to or­ga­ni­za­tional hit­ting ad­viser. De­clined club half of OF De­nard Span's mu­tual con­tract op­tion for 2019. Oct. 31: Claimed OF John An­dreoli off waivers from Bal­ti­more. Se­lected the con­tract of INF Joey Curletta. Re­in­stated RHPs Juan Ni­ca­sio and Sam Tuiv­ailala from the 60-day DL. Sent RHPs Ryan Cook and Justin Graham out­right to Ta­coma (AAA). Nov. 1: Pro­moted Justin Hol­lan­der to as­sis­tant gen­eral man­ager and Les­lie Man­ning to di­rec­tor of pro­fes­sional devel­op­ment and as­sis­tant di­rec­tor, player devel­op­ment. Nov. 2: RHPs Erasmo Ramirez and Nick Vin­cent de­clined out­right as­sign­ment and elected free agency. Claimed C Chris Her­rmann off waivers from Hous­ton.

Tampa Bay Rays — Nov. 1: Agreed to terms with RHP Sandy Gas­ton on a mi­nor league con­tract. As­signed Cs Je­sus Su­cre and Adam Moore out­right to Durham (AAA). Claimed RHP Oliver Drake off waivers from Min­nesota.

Texas Rangers — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP Tony Bar­nette from the 60-day DL. Nov. 2: Re­in­stated RHPs Clay­ton Black­burn, Matt Bush, Doug Fis­ter, Nick Gardewine and Ron­ald Her­rera from the 60-day DL. De­clined 2019 op­tions on Fis­ter, C Robin­son Chiri­nos and LHPs Matt Moore and Mar­tin Perez. As­signed C Car­los Perez, OF Ryan Rua, LHP Bran­don Mann and RHPs Austin Bibens-Dirkx and Clay­ton Black­burn out­right to Nash­ville (AAA). Pro­moted as­sis­tant di­rec­tor of player devel­op­ment Paul Kruger to di­rec­tor of mi­nor league op­er­a­tions. Named Matt Blood di­rec­tor of player devel­op­ment. Nov. 3: Named Chris Woodward man­ager.

Toronto Blue Jays — Oct. 31: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on 1B Justin Smoak. De­clined their 2019 op­tion on INF Yangervis So­larte.

Ari­zona Di­a­mond­backs — Oct. 29: Ex­er­cised their 2019 on 1B Paul Gold­schmidt. Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP Clay Buch­holz from the 60-day DL. Oct. 31: Re­in­stated RHP Tai­juan Walker, 1B Chris­tian Walker, OF Jar­rod Dyson and 3B Jake Lamb from the 60-day DL.

At­lanta Braves — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHPs Peter Moy­lan and Bran­don McCarthy from the 60day DL. Oct. 31: Re­in­stated LHP Ja­cob Lind­gren and RHP Jose Ramirez from the 60-day DL and as­signed them, and OFs Lane Adams and Pre­ston Tucker, out­right to Gwin­nett (AAA). Nov. 1: Re­in­stated RHPs Dar­ren O'Day and Mike Soroka and LHPs Grant Day­ton and Luiz Go­hara from the 60-day DL. Nov. 2: Did not ex­tend qual­i­fy­ing of­fers to OF Nick Markakis, C Kurt Suzuki, RHP Ani­bal Sanchez, McCarthy, INF Ryan Fla­herty and Moy­lan.

Chicago Cubs — Oct. 30: De­clined their 2019 op­tion on RHP Bran­don Kint­zler. Oct. 31: Ex­er­cised the 2019 op­tion on LHP Jose Quin­tana. Claimed LHP Jerry Vasto off waivers from Kansas City. Agreed on two-year player devel­op­ment con­tract ex­ten­sions with Iowa (AAA), Ten­nessee (AA), Myr­tle Beach (A) and South Bend (A). Nov. 1: Claimed OF Johnny Field off waivers from Min­nesota. Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on RHP Pe­dro Strop and RHP Bran­don Kint­zler ex­er­cised his 2019 op­tion. Nov. 2: Traded LHP Drew Smyly and a player to be named to Texas for a player to be named. Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tion on LHP Cole Hamels. Claimed INF Jack Rein­heimer off waivers from the N.Y. Mets. Re­in­stated RHPs Yu Darvish, Justin Han­cock and Bran­don Mor­row and OF Mark Za­gu­nis from the 60-day DL. As­signed OF Ter­rance Gore and INF Mike Free­man out­right from the 40-man ros­ter.

Cincin­nati Reds — Nov. 2: Named Derek John­son pitch­ing coach. Re­in­stated INF/OF Alex Blandino, RHP Keury Mella and OF Jesse Winker from the 60-day DL. Claimed RHP Matt Bow­man off waivers from St. Louis. As­signed INF Dil­son Her­rera and OF Ma­son Wil­liams out­right to Louisville (AAA).

Colorado Rock­ies — Oct. 30: De­clined their op­tion on OF Ger­ardo Parra.

Los An­ge­les Dodgers — Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP Daniel Hud­son from the 60-day DL. Nov. 1: Traded LHP Manny Banue­los to the Chicago White Sox for INF Justin Yur­chak. Signed RHP Je­sen Ther­rien to a mi­nor league con­tract. Agreed to terms with INF David Freese on a one-year con­tract. Nov. 2: Agreed to terms with LHP Clay­ton Ker­shaw on a three-year con­tract.

Mi­ami Mar­lins — Nov. 1: Re­in­stated OF Gar­rett Cooper, RHP Pablo Lopez, 3B Mar­tin Prado and LHP Caleb Smith from the 60-day DL.

Mil­wau­kee Brew­ers — Oct. 30: Se­lected the con­tract of OF Ty­rone Tay­lor from San An­to­nio (AA). An­nounced 3B Mike Mous­takas and RHP Joakim So­ria de­clined mu­tual con­tract op­tions. Ex­er­cised their 2019 con­tract op­tion on RHP Jeremy Jef­fress. Oct. 31: De­clined their 2019 op­tion on RHP Jor­dan Lyles. An­nounced the res­ig­na­tion of pitch­ing coach Derek John­son. Nov. 1: Re­in­stated C Stephen Vogt from the 60-day DL. Nov. 2: Re­in­stated RHP Jimmy Nel­son and LHP Brent Suter from the 60-day DL.

New York Mets — Oct. 29: Named Brodie Van Wa­ge­nen gen­eral man­ager. Oct. 30: Re­in­stated RHP AJ Ramos from the 60-day DL. Nov. 2: Re­in­stated OFs Yoe­nis Ce­s­pedes and Juan La­gares, C Travis d'Ar­naud, INF T.J. Rivera and RHPs Eric Han­hold and Bobby Wahl from the 60-day DL. As­signed LHP P.J. Con­lon out­right to Syra­cuse (AAA). RHP Rafael Mon­tero, INF Phillip Evans and RHP Jamie Cal­la­han de­clined out­right as­sign­ment and elected free agency.

Pitts­burgh Pi­rates — Oct. 31: De­clined their 2019 op­tions on 2B Josh Har­ri­son and 3B Jung Ho Kang. Nov. 2: As­signed C Ryan Lavarn­way out­right to In­di­anapo­lis (AAA). Named coach.

St. Louis Car­di­nals — Oct. 29: Named Jeff Al­bert hit­ting coach and Stubby Clapp first base coach. Agreed to terms with RHP Adam Wain­wright on one-year con­tract. Nov. 2: C Fran­cisco Pena de­clined out­right as­sign­ment to Mem­phis (AAA) and elected free agency. Re­in­stated OF Dex­ter Fowler and RHPs Luke Gregerson, Alex Reyes and Michael Wacha from the 60day DL.

San Diego Padres — Oct. 31: Re­in­stated OF Franchy Cordero and RHP Dinel­son Lamet from the 60-day DL. Named Rod Bara­jas bench coach, Damion Easley infiel­ders coach and as­sis­tant hit­ting coach, Johnny Wash­ing­ton hit­ting coach, Dar­ren Bal­s­ley pitch­ing coach, bullpen coach Doug Bochtler, third base coach Glenn Hoff­man and first base coach Skip Schu­maker. Nov. 1: Traded C Raffy Lopez to At­lanta for cash. Nov. 2: Claimed SS Greg Gar­cia off waivers from St. Louis.

San Fran­cisco Gi­ants — Oct. 29: Ex­er­cised their 2019 op­tions on LHP Madi­son Bum­gar­ner and INF Pable San­doval. Re­in­stated C Buster Posey, INF Pablo San­doval, RHPs Jeff Sa­mardz­ija, Johnny Cueto and Ju­lian Fer­nan­dez from the 60-day DL.

Wash­ing­ton Na­tion­als — Oct. 29: Ex­er­cised their club op­tion for 2019 on LHP Sean Doolit­tle. Oct. 30: Re­in­stated 2B Howie Ken­drick and RHP Joaquin Benoit from the 60-day DL. Nov. 1: An­nounced C Jhonatan Solano de­clined out­right as­sign­ment to Fresno (AAA) and elected free agency. Nov. 3: Agreed to terms with RHP Trevor Rosen­thal on a one-year con­tract. Rick Eck­stein hit­ting

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