Here’s a look back at this week at MLBTR.
- The Rangers acquired outfielder Josh Hamilton and cash from the Angels.
- The Marlins designated catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia for assignment.
Top Prospect Promotions
Designated For Assignment
- Rangers – OF Alex Hassan (link)
- Red Sox – P Anthony Varvaro (link)
- Indians – OF Jerry Sands (link)
- Rays – P Everett Teaford (link)
- Blue Jays – IF Andy Wilkins, P Matt West (link)
- White Sox – P Eric Surkamp (link)
- Rays – IF Allan Dykstra (link)
- Marlins – P Grant Dayton (link)
- Blue Jays – P Todd Redmond (link)
- Rays – P Grant Balfour (link; the Rays later re-signed Balfour to a minor-league deal)
- Blue Jays – P Ricky Romero (link)
Key Minor League Signings
- P Chris Perez – opted out of his contract with Brewers
- P Joe Saunders – opted out of his contract with Mariners