2008/2009 MLB Transactions... in Major League Baseball Posted May 11, 2009 4-25-09:Arizona Diamondbacks: Placed SS Stephen Drew on the 15-Day disabled list with a strained left hamstring.Detroit Tigers: Activated RHP Joel Zumaya from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned RHP Eddie Bonine to Toledo Mud Hens.Kansas City Royals: Activated LF Jose Guillen from the 15-Day disabled list; Designated Brayan Pena for assignment.Los Angeles Angels: Optioned RHP Rich Thompson to Salt Lake Bees.New York Yankees: Placed 3B Cody Ransom on the 60-Day disabled list with a right quadriceps injury; Placed RHP Brian Bruney on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 22, 2009 with a strained right flexor mass; Released RHP Humberto Sanchez. Called up SS Angel Berroa, Mark Melancon and David Robertson from Scranton-Wilkes Barre Yankees.New York Mets: Assigned IF Stefan Welch assigned to Savannah Sand Gnats.Pittsburgh Pirates Placed RHP Craig Hansen on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 20, 2009 with neck spasms; Recalled RHP Evan Meek from Indianapolis Indians.Philadelphia Phillies: Re-assigned C Carlos Ruiz assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.4-26-09:Arizona Diamondbacks: Recalled Josh Wilson and Esmerling Vasquez from Reno Aces; Optioned LHP Dough Slaten to Reno Aces.Boston Red Sox: Recalled Michael Bowden from Pawtucket Red Sox; Optioned SS Gil Velazquez to Pawtucket Red Sox.Detroit Tigers: Placed C Matt Treanor on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 24, 2009 with a torn labrum in his right hip; Called up C Dave Sardinha from Toledo Mud Hens.Florida Marlins: Designated RHP Logan Kensing for assignment; Called up LHP Grahan Taylor from Jacksonville Sun.Houston Astros: Activated RHP Doug Brocail from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned RHP Jeff Fulchino to Round Rock Express.Los Angeles Angels: Designated LHP Daniel Davidson for assignment; Called up Fernando Rodriguez from Salt Lake Bees.Milwaukee Brewers: Activated RHP Trevor Hoffman from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned R.J. Swindle to Nashville Sounds.New York Yankees: Placed LHP Damaso Marte on the 15-Day disabled list with left shoulder tendonitis.Pittsburgh Pirates: Placed SS Jack Wilson on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 25, 2009 with left middle finger sprain; Re-called SS Brain Bixler from Indianapolis Indians.San Diego Padres: Placed RHP Shawn Hill on the 15-Day disabled list with right elbow inflammation; Re-called Drew Macias from Portland Beavers.4-27-09:Arizona Diamondbacks: Activated RHP Tom Gordon from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned RHP Bobby Korecky to Reno Aces.Baltimore Orioles: Assigned 3B Ryan Freek to Delmarva Shorebirds.Boston Red Sox: Activated SS Julio Lugo from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned Michael Bowden to Pawtucket Red Sox.Houston Astros: Assigned RHP Brandon Backe to Round Rock Express.Los Angeles Dodgers: Assigned RHP Cory Wade and RHP Jason Schmidt to Inland Empire 66ers.New York Mets: Designated LHP Casey Fossum for assignment; Called up LHP Ken Takahashi from Buffalo Bisons.San Diego Padres: Designated RHP Eulogio De La Cruz for assignment; Called up RHP Chad Gaudin from Portland Beavers.San Francisco Giants: Optioned 2B Eugenio Velez to Fresno Grizzlies; Re-called RHP Osiris Matos from Fresno Grizzlies.Texas Rangers: Placed CF Josh Hamilton on the 15-Day disabled list.Toronto Blue Jays: Assigned RHP Casey Janssen assigned to Dunedin Blue Jays.4-28-09:Atlanta Braves: Assigned C Brian McCann assigned to Myrtle Beach Pelicans. Baltimore Orioles: Activated 3B Melvin Mora from 15-Day disabled list; Optioned Matt Albers to Norfolk Tide.Cincinnati Reds: Placed 3B Edwin Encarnacion on the 15-Day disabled list with a chip fracture in left wrist; Re-called Adam Rosales from Louisville Bats.Detroit Tigers: Optioned Jeff Larish to Toledo Mud Hens; Re-called Clay Rapada from Toledo Muds Hens.Houston Astros: Placed RHP Jose Valverde on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 27, 2009 with a strained right calf; Re-called Jeff Fulchino from Red Rock Express.New York Yankees: Optioned Steven Jackson to Scranton-Wilkes Barre; Re-called RHP Phil hughes from Scranton-Wilkes Barre.Philadelphia Phillies: Assigned Carlos Ruiz to Reading Phillies.San Diego Padres: Designated RHP Mike Ekstrom for assignment; Assigned RHP Cha Seung Baek to Lake Elsinore Storm. Optioned CF Drew Macias to Portland Beavers; Called up LHP Arturo Lopez from Portland Beavers.San Francisco Giants: Placed CF Andres Torres on the 15-Day disabled list with a strained left hamstring; Re-called 2B Eugenio Velez from Fresno Grizzlies.Texas Rangers: Sent Josh Rupe outright to Oklahoma City Red Hawks.Washington Nationals: Activated LF Willie Harris from the 15-Day disabled list; Optioned Justin Maxwell to Syracuse Sky Chiefs.4-29-09:Cleveland Indians: Placed DH Travis Hafner on the 15-Day disabled list with right shoulder soreness; Re-called LHP Rich Rundles from Columbus Clippers.Colorado Rockies: Placed 2B Jeff Baker on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 27, 2009 with a sprained left hand; Re-called OF Matt Murton from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.Florida Marlins: Traded RHP Logan Kensing to Washington Nationals and Potomac Nationals traded RHP Kyle Gunderson to Jupiter Hammerheads.Los Angeles Angels: Sent Daniel Davidson outright to Salt Lake Bees.Milwaukee Brewers: Placed C Mike Rivera on the 15-Day disabled list. Sprained left ankle. Oakland Athletics: Transferred RHP Justin Duchscherer from the 15-Day disabled list to the 60-Day disabled list; Placed 2B Mark Ellis on the 15-Day disabled list with a strained left calf; Placed 3B Nomar Garciaparra on the 15-Day disabled list with a strained right calf; Called up Eric Patterson and RHP Kevin Cameron from Sacramento River Cats.Washington Nationals: Activated SS Cristian Guzman from the 15-Day disabled list.; Transferred CF Roger Bernadina from the 15-Day disabled list to the 60-Day disabled list; Optioned SS Albert Gonzalez and Jason Bergmann to Syracuse Chiefs; Sent LHP Wilfredo Ledezema outright to Syracuse Chiefs.4-30-09:Los Angeles Angels: Assigned RHP Kevin Jepsen to Salt Lake Bees. Los Angeles Dodgers activated RHP Cory Wade from the 15-Day disabled list; Transferred 1B Doug Mientkiewicz from the 15-Day disabled list to the 60-Day disabled list; Optioned Scott Elbert to Chattanooga Lookouts; Optioned Blake DeWitt to Albuquerque Isotopes; Called up RHP Jeff Weaver from Albuquerque Isotopes.Milwaukee Brewers: Called up C Carlos Corporan from Nashville Sounds.Seattle Mariners: Placed RHP Roy Corcoran on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to April 29, 2009 with a strained neck.St. Louis Cardinals: Placed SS Brendan Ryan on the 15-Day disabled list with a left hamstring injury; Re-called SS Tyler Greene from Memphis Redbirds.Tampa Bay Rays: Called up Timothy Norton from Staten Island Yankees.Toronto Blue Jays: Reassigned RHP Casey Janssen to the minor leagues; Optioned Bryan Bullington and Brian Burres to Las Vegas 51s; Optioned Casey Jansson to Dunedin Blue Jays.HATES MLB'S new set-up for transactions! It's HORRIBLE!