Transactions - 2010

The following transactions were recorded by the Arizona Diamondbacks for the calendar year 2010.

December
Date Description
12/21/2010 The Milwaukee Brewers claimed RHP Roque Mercedes off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
12/17/2010 Designated RHP Roque Mercedes for assignment. Released LF Rusty Ryal to allow him to sign with the Yomiuri Giants. Signed free agents LF Xavier Nady and C Henry Blanco.
12/09/2010 Claimed RHP Joe Paterson off waivers from the Fresno Grizzlies.
12/08/2010 Signed free agent RHP J.J. Putz.
12/06/2010 Traded 3B Mark Reynolds to Baltimore Orioles for RHP David Hernandez and Kam Mickolio. Signed free agent 3B Melvin Mora.
12/02/2010 2B Augie Ojeda, RHP Blaine Boyer, RHP D.J. Carrasco, and OF Ryan Church elected free agency.
November
Date Description
11/24/2010 Pittsburgh Pirates traded Zach Duke to Arizona Diamondbacks.
11/19/2010 Claim RHP Juan Jaime off waivers from Washington Nationals. Added RHP Yonata Ortega from the High-A Visalia Rawhide and RHP Josh Collmenter from the Single-A Mobile BayBears to the 40-man roster.
11/18/2010 New York Yankees traded 1B Juan Miranda to Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for RHP Scottie Allen.
11/15/2010 Signed free agent 1B Geoff Blum.
11/07/2010 RHP Rodrigo Lopez filed for free agency. RHP Brandon Webb filed for free agency. RHP Kris Benson filed for free agency. RHP Aaron Heilman filed for free agency. LHP Mike Hampton filed for free agency. 1B Adam LaRoche filed for free agency.
11/06/2010 Outrighted RHP Leo Rosales to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Outrighted LHP Clay Zavada to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
11/04/2010 Activated RHP Brian Sweeney.
11/03/2010 Claim RHP Brian Sweeney off waivers from the Seattle Mariners.
11/02/2010 Activated RHP Kris Benson and RHP Brandon Webb from the 60-Day disabled list.
October
Date Description
10/13/2010 Activated RHP Rafael Rodriguez, LHP Leyson Septimo, RHP Kevin Mulvey, Daniel Stange, Clay Zavada, Bryan Augenstein, RHP Roque Mercedes. St. Louis Cardinals claim Bryan Augenstein off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
September
Date Description
09/16/2010 Outrighted Cesar Valdez to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
09/13/2010 Designated RHP Cesar Valdez for assignment. Called up Konrad Schmidt from the Double-A Mobile BayBears.
09/09/2010 Acquired right-handed pitcher Matt Gorgen from the Tampa Bay Rays to complete the trade for right-handed pitcher Chad Qualls. Assigned Matt Gorgen to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
09/07/2010 Recalled OF Cole Gillespie from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
09/05/2010 Assigned RHP Blake Perry to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey.
09/02/2010 Recalled LHP Zach Kroenke, LHP Mike Hampton from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
09/01/2010 Activated RHP Leo Rosales from the 60-Day disabled list. Recalled IF Tony Abreu, RHP Carlos Rosa, and 1B Brandon Allen from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
August
Date Description
08/24/2010 Released SS Bobby Crosby. Recalled IF Ryan Roberts from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
08/21/2010 Assigned LHP Mike Hampton to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
08/20/2010 Signed free agent LHP Mike Hampton.
08/18/2010 Activated RHP Juan Gutierrez from the 15-day disabled list. Optioned RHP Raphael Rodriguez to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
08/16/2010 Signed RHP Tyler Green. Signed OF Tyler Linton. Signed RHP Blake Perry. Assigned RHP Blake Perry and OF Tyler Linton to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey. Assigned RHP Tyler Green to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears.
08/07/2010 Acquired left-handed pitcher Tyler Skaggs from the Los Angeles Angels to complete the July 25 trade for Dan Haren. Assigned Tyler Skaggs to the Single-A South Bend Silver Hawks.
08/04/2010 Optioned Tony Abreu to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Recalled RHP Rafael Rodriguez from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
08/03/2010 Placed RHP Juan Gutierrez on the 15-Day disabled list. right shoulder inflammation. Activated RF Ryan Church.
08/01/2010 Activated SS Bobby Crosby. Optioned OF Cole Gillespie to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
July
Date Description
07/31/2010 Traded Chad Qualls to Tampa Bay Rays for a player to be named later. Traded C Chris Snyder and SS Pedro Ciriaco and cash to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for SS Bobby Crosby, RHP D.J. Carrasco and RF Ryan Church. Recalled C John Hester from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
07/30/2010 Traded RHP Edwin Jackson to the Chicago White Sox in exchange for RHP Dan Hudson and RHP David Holmberg. David Holmberg is assigned to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey. Transferred RHP Kris Benson from the 15-Day disabled list to the 60-Day disabled list.
07/27/2010 Activated LHP Joe Saunders.
07/26/2010 Optioned Raphael Rodriguez to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
07/25/2010 Traded RHP Dan Haren to Los Angeles Angels in exchange for LHP Joe Saunders, RHP Rafael Rodriguez, Patrick Corbin, and a player to be named later. Patrick Corbin assigned to the High Class-A Visalia Rawhide.
07/15/2010 Assigned Blake Cooper and Jeffrey Shields to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey.
07/14/2010 Signed free agent Blake Cooper. Signed free agent Jeffrey Shields.
07/12/2010 Assigned 2B Niko Gallego to the High Class-A Visalia Rawhide.
07/11/2010 Signed 2B Niko Gallego.
07/09/2010 Assigned RHP Kevin Munson to the Class-A South Bend Silver Hawks.
07/08/2010 Assigned RHP Rashad Tucker, RHP Jeremy Erben and 2B Stephen Cardullo to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey. Signed RHP Kevin Munson.
07/07/2010 Signed RHP Jeremy Erben and 2B Stephen Cardullo. Signed free agent RHP Rashad Tucker.
07/06/2010 Assigned SS Michael Freeman to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears. Released LHP Dontrelle Willis.
07/05/2010 Signed SS Michael Freeman.
07/04/2010 Designated LHP Dontrelle Willis for assignment. Recalled Jordan Norberto from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
07/01/2010 Fired manager AJ Hinch. Fired General Manager Josh Byrnes. Named bench coach Kirk Gibson as interim manager. Named Director of Player Development Jerry Dipoto as interim General Manager.
June
Date Description
06/30/2010 Andrew Berger assigned to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears. Optioned RHP Carlos Rosa to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Called up RHP Barry Enright from the Double-A Mobile BayBears.
06/29/2010 Signed free agent RHP Andrew Berger.
06/28/2010 Assigned Raoul Torrez, Michael Bolsinger, Cody Wheeler to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears.
06/27/2010 Signed 2B Raoul Torrez, RHP Michael Bolsinger, LHP Cody Wheeler.
06/22/2010 Signed free agent RHP William Watt and assigned him to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey. RHP Corey Davisson assigned to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears.
06/21/2010 Assigned Casey Upperman, Robert Rowland, J.R. Bradley, Randy Hamrick, Victor Lara, and Richie Rowland to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey. Optioned IF Ryan Roberts to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Recalled LF Cole Gillespie from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
06/20/2010 Signed RHP Casey Upperman, RHP Victor Lara, and free agent C Richie Rowland.
06/19/2010 Assigned Robert Andrews and Michael Weber to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears.
06/18/2010 Signed RHP J.R. Bradley, RHP Robert Rowland, and 2B Michael Weber. Signed free agent RHP Robert Andrews.
06/17/2010 Assigned Christopher Jarrett, Javan Williams, Derek Eitel, Andrew Whittington, Eric Groff, and Adam Eaton to the Rookie-Advanced Missoula Osprey.
06/16/2010 Called up RHP Sam Demel. Optioned RHP Cesar Valdez to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Signed OF Christopher Jarrett, OF Adam Eaton, 3B Eric Groff, C Andrew Whittington, RHP Derek Eitel, OF Javan Williams, OF Michael Hur.
06/15/2010 Traded LF Conor Jackson to the Oakland Athletics for RHP Sam Demel. Activated IF Tony Abreu from the 15-Day disabled list. Assigned Gregory Robinson, Yazy Arbelo, Wesley Moss, Justin Hilt, Jimmy Comerota, Zachary Walters, Tom Belza, and Kawika Emsley-Pai to the Short-Season Class-A Yakima Bears.
06/14/2010 Signed C Kawika Emsley-Pai, 1B Yazy Arbelo, RHP Gregory Robinson, 1B Jimmy Comerota, 2B Tom Belza, OF Justin Hilt, OF Wesley Moss, and SS Zachary Walters.
06/12/2010 Activated C Miguel Montero from the 15-Day disabled list. Optioned C John Hester to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
06/08/2010 Designated RHP Saul Rivera for assignment. Recalled RHP Blaine Boyer from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
06/07/2010 Assigned C Miguel Montero to the Reno Aces for a rehab assignment.
06/04/2010 Assigned LHP Dontrelle Willis to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
06/01/2010 Traded RHP Billy Buckner to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for LHP Dontrelle Willis.
May
Date Description
05/25/2010 Placed 2B Tony Abreu on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to May 24, 2010 with a left wrist sprain. Recalled Ryan Roberts from the Triple-A Reno Aces. Assigned 3B Kory Casto to the Double-A Mobile BayBears.
05/24/2010 Signed free agent 3B Kory Casto.
05/21/2010 RHP Blaine Boyer cleared waivers and was assigned to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/20/2010 Assigned RHP Luis Ayala to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/19/2010 Optioned LF Cole Gillespie to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Recalled LF Gerardo Parra from the Triple-A Reno Aces. Signed free agent RHP Luis Ayala.
05/18/2010 Designated RHP Blaine Boyer for assignment. Recalled RHP Billy Buckner from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/16/2010 Designated RHP Bob Howry for assignment. Traded for RHP Raul Rivera from the Cleveland Indians for cash considerations.
05/12/2010 Recalled RHP Carlos Rosa from the Triple-A Reno Aces. Optioned RHP Daniel Stange to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/08/2010 Activated LF Conor Jackson from the 15-Day disabled list. Optioned OF Gerardo Parra to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/03/2010 Recalled RHP Cesar Valdez from the Triple-A Reno Aces. Optioned RHP Kevin Mulvey to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
05/02/2010 Traded SS Rey Navarro to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for RHP Carlos Rosa. Moved RHP Leo Rosales from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Optioned RHP Carlos Rosa to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
April
Date Description
04/29/2010 Placed RHP Kris Benson on the 15-Day disabled list with right shoulder soreness. Placed RHP Leo Rosales on the 15-Day disabled list with a prained right foot. Recalled RHP Daniel Stange from the Triple-A Reno Aces. Recalled RHP Kevin Mulvey from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/21/2010 Optioned LHP Jordan Norberto to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Recalled LF Cole Gillespie from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/19/2010 Placed LF Conor Jackson on the 15-Day disabled list with a right hamstring strain. Recalled RHP Esmerling Vasquez from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/17/2010 Transferred RHP Brandon Webb from the 15-Day disabled list to the 60-Day disabled list. Recovery from right shoulder surgery. Optioned Esmerling Vasquez to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Called up RHP Kris Benson from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/11/2010 Placed C Miguel Montero on the 15-Day disabled list with a right knee sprain. Recalled C John Hester from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/07/2010 T.J. Beam, Drew Macias, Yunesky Sanchez, Doug Deeds, Mark Hallberg, Jeff Bailey, Ed Rogers, Josh Ellis, Carlos Corporan, and Chris Rahl assigned to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/05/2010 Placed RHP Brandon Webb on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to March 26, 2010. Recovering from August 2009 right shoulder surgery. IF Josh Ford assigned to Single-A Visalia Rawhide. Jake Wald assigned to Double-A Mobile BayBears.
04/03/2010 Optioned IF Ryan Roberts, LHP Zach Kroenke, C John Hester, LHP Clay Zavada to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Called up Rodrigo Lopez from the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/02/2010 Outrighted Jose Marte to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
04/01/2010 RHP Jeff Dietz, 2B Jacob Elmore, 1B Paul Goldschmidt, 3B Andrew Fie, SS Reynaldo Navarro, OF Alfredo Marte assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
March
Date Description
03/30/2010 Optioned 1B Brandon Allen, RHP Kevin Mulvey, LF Cole Gillespie, RHP Billy Buckner to the Triple-A Reno Aces.
03/22/2010 OF Ollie Linton assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/21/2010 SS Chris Owings assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/20/2010 SS Yunesky Sanchez assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/19/2010 RHP Abe Woody assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks. 3B Bobby Borchering assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/17/2010 Signed free agent RHP Kris Benson. Optioned Bryan Augenstein to Reno Aces.
03/16/2010 2B David Nick assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks. RHP Billy Spottiswood assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/15/2010 RHP Jason Urquidez and LF Marc Krauss assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks. Optioned Daniel Stange, Cesar Valdez, Pedro Ciriaco to the Triple-A Reno Aces. Optioned Leyson Septimo to the Double-A Mobile BayBears.
03/14/2010 OF Keon Broxton, SS Brent Greer, IF Bryan Byrne, SS Taylor Harbin assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks. 3B J H Chen assigned to CPBL All-Stars from Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/13/2010 RHP Matthew Sartor assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks. Signed free agent LF Doug Deeds.
03/07/2010 1B Ryan Wheeler, OF A.J. Pollock, LHP Wade Miley, RHP Bryan Henry, C Ed Easley, OF Tim Sherlock, RHP Terry Hose assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks.
03/06/2010 Signed free agent SS Jake Wald.
February
Date Description
02/20/2010 Signed free agent SS Ed Rogers.
02/01/2010 Signed free agent RHP Rodrigo Lopez. Invited C Sean Coughlin, RF Collin Cowgill, RHP Josh Ellis. RHP Barry Enright, CF Evan Frey, SS Mark Hallberg, LHP Tom Layne, RHP Matt Torra, RHP Kyler Newby, RHP Wes Roemer, C Konrad Schmidt, RHP Bryan Shaw to Spring Training as non-roster invitees.
January
Date Description
01/15/2010 Signed free agent 1B Adam LaRoche. Designated LF Eric Byrnes for assignment.

 

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