Top prospects transaction report

It’s been a while since I’ve had the chance to throw a transaction update on here, but I hope to do it weekly between now and the season’s end. Again, here’s a look at any movement — promotion, demotion, disabled list, etc. — from anyone on a team Top 20 over on Prospect Watch. Many thanks to Chris Barth (aka Barth-Man) for compiling the info.

Joe Mahoney (BAL, No. 14): Returned to the Minors on July 9.
Justin DeFratus (PHI, No. 7): Began a rehab assignment on July 10 to recover from an elbow injury.
Zach Cone (TEX, No. 12): Returned to action on July 10.
Andrelton Simmons (ATL, No. 2) Officially placed on the disabled list with a broken right hand, retroactive to July 9.
Kyle Gibson (MIN, No. 6): Returned from last September’s Tommy John surgery.
Matthew Skole (WAS, No. 18): Placed on the disabled list on July 10.
Chevez Clarke (LAA, No. 16): Demoted to Rookie Orem on July 10, after struggling with Class A Cedar Rapids.
Bobby Bundy (BAL, No. 9): Placed on the DL again on July 9, with elbow soreness.
Tyler Townsend (BAL, No. 15): Began a rehab assignment on July 11 to recover from another hamstring injury.
Jose Vinicio (BOS, No. 15): Returned to Class A Greenville on July 11 after DL stint with a left shoulder injury.
Didi Gregorius (CIN, No. 4): Promoted to Triple-A Lousville on July 11.
Chris Dwyer (KC, No. 7): Promoted to Triple-A Omaha on July 11.
Mike Montgomery (KC, No. 3): Demoted to Double-A Northwest Arkansas after a string of rough starts.
Tyler Thornburg (MIL, No. 4): Called up again on July 11.
Jaff Decker (SD, No. 12): Began a rehab assignment on July 11.
Matt Dominguez (HOU, No. 4): Returned to the Minors on July 12.
Justin Grimm (TEX, No. 20): Assigned to Triple-A Round Rock on June 12, after three starts in the Majors.
Lisalverto Bonilla (PHI, No. 12): Placed on the disabled list on July 13, after undergoing surgery on his right thumb.
Xavier Avery (BAL, No. 6): Returned to Triple-A Norfolk on July 13 after third stop in the Majors this year.
David Perez (TEX, No. 15): Placed on the disabled list on July 13.
Josh Edgin (NYM, No. 20): Called up to the Majors for the first time on July 13.
Andrew Oliver (DET, No. 3): Placed on the disabled list with shoulder fatigue on July 13.
Austin Romine (NYY, No. 7): Began a rehab assignment on July 13 to recover from a back injury.
Josh Rutledge (COL, No. 13): Got his first Major League callup on July 13.
Jonathan Villar (HOU, No. 5): Punched a door during a game on July 13 and broke his right hand, out for six weeks.
Jhan Martinez (CWS, No. 8): Called up to the White Sox on July 14.
Scott Van Slyke (LAD, No. 17): Returned to Triple-A Albuquerque on July 14 after two weeks in the Majors.
Kolbrin Vitek (BOS, No. 8):  Began a rehab assignment on July 14 to come back from an intercostal strain.
Chris Marrero (WAS, No. 9): Returned to the disabled list on July 14 after tweaking a hamstring injury.
Josh Wall (LAD, No. 16): Called up to the Majors for the first time on July 14.
Jesus Galindo (SF, No. 13): Returned to action on July 14 after two weeks on the DL with a wrist injury.
Daniel Muno (NYM, No. 15): Reinstated on July 14 after serving a 50-game suspension.
Nestor Molina (CWS, No. 1): Placed on the disabled list with tendinitis on July 15.
Simon Castro (CWS, No. 6): Returned on July 15 after more than two weeks on the DL.
Patrick Corbin (ARI, No. 8): Returned to the Minors after a three week stint in the big leagues.
Jarred Cosart (HOU, No. 2): Returned on July 15 after short DL stay with a blister on his pitching hand.
Scott Gorgen (STL, No. 18): Returned to Double-A Springfield.
Jose Alvarez (MIA, No. 16): Returned to action on July 15 after two weeks on DL with a strained groin.
Trevor Rosenthal (STL, No. 7): Returned from disabled list and was promoted to the big league bullpen.
Josh Sale (TB, No. 11): Returned to action on July 15 after a DL stint with an ankle injury.
Kole Calhoun (LAA, No. 12): Returned to the Majors when Jordan Walden was placed on the disabled list on July 15.
Chris Carpenter (BOS, No. 7): Returned to Triple-A Pawtucket on July 16 after rehabbing his elbow.
Christian Colon (KC, No. 8): Began a rehab assignment on July 16, recovering from a foot injury.
Joe Benson (MIN, No. 5): Returned to action with Double-A New Britain on July 16 after missing the first half of the season with a left wrist injury.
Justin De Fratus (PHI, No. 7): Joined Class A Advanced Clearwater on July 16 after rehabbing an elbow injury.
Matt Adams (STL, No. 8): Returned to action on July 16 after a short DL stint with an elbow injury.
Maikel Cleto (STL, No. 10): Optioned to Triple-A on July 16 to make room for Trevor Rosenthal.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 35,216 other followers

%d bloggers like this: