Prospect Transaction wire, June 12-19
Here’s the latest in prospect movement of guys found on team’s Top 20s over on Prospect Watch.
Alex Castellanos (LAD, No. 13): Returned to Triple-A Albuquerque on June 12.
Matt Den Dekker (NYM, No. 15): Promoted to Triple-A Buffalo on June 12.
Jeimer Candelario (CHC, No. 14): Joined the Boise Hawks on June 12.
Zack Cox (STL, No. 6): Returned from the DL after a concussion.
Marco Hernandez (CHC, No. 16): Promoted to the Boise Hawks from extended spring camp on June 12.
Kole Calhoun (LAA, No. 13): Returned to Triple-A Salt Lake on June 13, after 12 at-bats in a Major League callup.
Hector Gomez (COL, No. 16): Began a rehab assignment on June 13 after a groin injury.
Jimmy Nelson (MIL, No. 8): Promoted to Double-A Huntsville on June 13.
Stephen Pryor (SEA, No. 9): Strained his left groin and was placed on the disabled list on June 13.
Matt Purke (WSH, No. 4): Placed on the disabled list on June 13.
Erasmo Ramirez (SEA, No. 12): Called up to the Mariners for the second time this year on June 13, but then returned to Triple-A Tacoma.
Eddie Rosario (MIN, No. 3): Hit in the face by a line drive on June 12, and will miss 6 weeks with a fracture.
Austin Wates (HOU, No. 13): Placed on the disabled with a quadriceps injury on June 13.
Marcus Semien (CWS, No. 9): Sidelined by a hamstring injury on June 14.
Jarrett Parker (SF, No. 19): Placed on the disabled list as a precaution, after being hit in the head by a pitch.
Neftali Soto (CIN, No. 6): Placed on the disabled list on June 12 with lower back spasms.
Juan Rodriguez (LAD, No. 11): Joined Class A Great Lakes on June 14.
Kevan Smith (CWS, No. 12): Returned to action on June 14 after a week on the DL
Forrest Snow (SEA, No. 14): Demoted to Double-A Jackson on June 14 after struggling early in the season.
Tyler Thornburg (MIL, No. 4): Suspended for three days for brawling, but was promoted to Triple-A shortly after his return.
Scott Barnes (CLE, No. 4): Returned to Triple-A Columbus on June 15 after two weeks in the big leagues.
Leonys Martin (TEX, No. 4): Called up to the big leagues on June 15.
Liam Hendriks (MIN, No. 7): Returned to the big leagues on June 16.
Casey Crosby (DET, No. 4): Returned to Triple-A Toledo.
Justin Grimm (TEX, No. 20): Called up to the Major League club on June 16.
Ehire Adrianza (SF, No. 8): Placed on the disabled list on June 16, with a left thumb injury.
Kyle McPherson (PIT, No. 10): Made his first 2012 start with Double-A Altoona on June 16, after shoulder inflammation.
Chih-Hsien Chiang (SEA, No. 19): Designated for assignment on June 16.
Taylor Jordan (WHS, No. 18): Began a rehab assignment in mid-June.
Billy Bullock (ATL No. 17): Promoted to Triple-A Gwinnett.
Matthew West (TEX, No. 17): Rejoined High A Myrtle Beach on June 17.
Eury Perez (WSH, No. 6): Placed on the disabled list with an oblique injury in mid June.
Oswaldo Arcia (MIN, No. 4): Promoted to Double-A New Britain on June 17.