Wednesday, February 4, 2009

The Hot Stove League Heats Up

With only a few weeks before pitchers and catchers report to spring training, I thought it might be helpful to keep a post about MLB transactions seeing as there are numerous high profile names still without a team.

2/3/09
Cleveland Indians Signed RHP Vinnie Chulk to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.

Milwaukee Brewers Avoided arbitration with 2B Rickie Weeks, agreeing to a one-year contract.

New York Mets Re-signed LHP Oliver Perez to a three-year contract.

Texas Rangers Re-signed LHP Eddie Guardado to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.

Washington Nationals Signed C Javier Valentin and IF Alex Cintron to Minor League deals.


2/2/09
Atlanta Braves Agreed to terms with 1B Casey Kotchman on a one-year deal, avoiding salary arbitration.

Baltimore Orioles Acquired LHP Rich Hill from the Chicago Cubs in exchange for a player to be named. Designated LHP Brian Burres for assignment.

Chicago Cubs Traded LHP Rich Hill to the Baltimore Orioles for a player to be named. Traded RHP Michael Wuertz to Oakland Athletics for Minor League OF Richie Robnett and IF Justin Sellers.

Cincinnati Reds Signed C Humberto Cota to a Minor League contract, with an invitation to Major League Spring Training. Announced the retirement of Minor League C Ryan Jorgensen.

Colorado Rockies Signed RHP Josh Fogg to a Minor League contract and invited him to Spring Training.

Oakland Athletics Acquired RHP Michael Wuertz from the Chicago Cubs for OF Richie Robnett and INF Justin Sellers.

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