Here's a look back at this week at MLBTR.
- The Rangers acquired pitcher Matt Garza from the Cubs for infielder Mike Olt, pitchers Justin Grimm and C.J. Edwards, and at least one player to be named.
- The Red Sox signed infielder Dustin Pedroia to an eight-year extension.
- MLB suspended Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun for the remainder of the season.
- The Phillies agreed to terms with Cuban pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez on a six-year, $48MM deal.
- The Yankees acquired outfielder Alfonso Soriano and cash from the Cubs for minor-league pitcher Corey Black.
- The Orioles acquired reliever Francisco Rodriguez from the Brewers for minor-league infielder Nick Delmonico.
- The Cubs signed Taiwanese pitcher Jen-Ho Tseng for $1.625MM.
- The Orioles signed Cuban outfielder Dariel Alvarez for $800K.
- The Reds signed Dominican pitcher Luis Tejada for $600K.
- The Giants acquired pitcher Guillermo Moscoso from the Cubs for a PTBNL or cash.
- The Mets acquired the Angels' No. 2 international bonus slot for minor-leaguers Julio Concepcion and Andres Perez.
- The Mariners signed catcher Humberto Quintero.
- The Marlins promoted top outfield prospects Christian Yelich and Jake Marisnick.
- The Angels claimed pitcher J.C. Gutierrez from the Royals.
- The Mets placed pitcher Shaun Marcum on unconditional release waivers.
- The Dodgers designated pitcher Ted Lilly for assignment.
- The Pirates designated infielder Brandon Inge for assignment.
- The Giants designated pitchers Yusmeiro Petit and Hunter Strickland for assignment.
- The Reds designated pitcher Greg Reynolds for assignment.
- The Orioles designated pitcher Jairo Asencio for assignment.
- Outfielder Chris Dickerson of the Orioles cleared waivers after being designated for assignment.
- The Angels outrighted pitcher Billy Buckner to Triple-A.
- The Marlins outrighted infielder Chris Valaika to Triple-A.
- The Athletics outrighted pitcher Vinnie Catricala to Double-A.
- The Yankees signed infielder Brendan Harris.
- The Tigers signed pitcher Jair Jurrjens.
- The Giants re-signed pitcher Chris Heston.
- The Phillies released pitcher Carlos Zambrano.
- The Astros released shortstop Ronny Cedeno.
- The Twins released pitcher Rich Harden.
- The Orioles released infielder Brandon Wood.
- The Royals released outfielder Willy Taveras.
- The Blue Jays released pitcher Claudio Vargas and infielder Eugenio Velez.
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