MLB Transactions

Friday, January 21
Named Glenn Sherlock bench coach, Eric Chavez hitting coach, Wayne Kirby first base coach and outfield/baserunning instructor, Joey Cora third base coach and infield instructor, Craig Bjornson bullpen coach, promoted Jeremy Barnes to assistant hitting coach and Jeremy Hefner pitching coach.
Named Robinson Cancel manager, Steve Soliz bench coach, Mark Brewer pitching coach and Nic Wilson hitting coach of Fresno (Low-A East).
Thursday, January 20
Named Scott Little manager, Julio Campos bench coach, Ryan Kibler pitching coach and Zach Osborne hitting coach for High-A Spokane.
Wednesday, January 19
Named Chris Denorfia manager, Luis Lopez bench coach, Blaine Beatty pitching coach and Tom Sutaris hitting coach of Double-A Hartford.
Named Toby Gardenhire manager, Ryan Smith hitting coach, Cibney Bello and Virgil Vasquez pitching coaches, Tyler Smarslok defensive coach, Ben Meyers trainer and Cody Drouin strength and conditioning coach of Triple-A St. Paul; Ramon Borrego manager, Derek Shomon hitting coach, Peter Larson and Dan Urbina pitching coaches, Joe Mangiameli defensive coach, Tyler Blair and Taylor Carpenter trainers and John Gentile strength and conditioning coach of Double-A Wichita; Brian Dinkelman manager, Jairo Rodriguez and Shawn Schlechter hitting coaches, Mark Moriarty and Richard Salazar pitching coaches, Matt Smith and Randy Yang trainers and Jake Needham strength and conditioning coach of High-A Cedar
Named Roy Clark senior advisor to baseball operations.
Named Maverick Carter to its board of directors as the strategic goals and mission improvement developer. Agreed to terms with RHP Taylor Cole on a one-year minor league contract.
Tuesday, January 18
Named Warren Schaeffer manager, Pedro Lopez bench coach, Frank Gonzales pitching coach and Jordan Pacheco hitting coach of Triple-A Albuquerque.
Named Matt LeCroy Manager, Brian Daubach hitting coach, Rafael Chaves pitching coach, Eric Montague athletic trainer, Mike Warren strength and conditioning coach and Billy McMillon development coach for Triple-A Rochester; Tripp Keister manager, Micah Franklin hitting coach, Justin Lord pitching coach, T.D. Swinford athletic trainer, R.J. Guyer strength and conditioning coach and Oscar Salazar development coach for Double-A Harrisburg; Marion Lisson manager, Tim Doherty hitting coach, Mark DiFelice pitching coach, Don Neidig athletic trainer, Brandon Pentheny strength and conditioning coach for High-A Wilmington; Jake Lowery manager, Delwyn Young hitting coach, Joel Hanrahan pitching coach,
Named Jared Sandberg manager, Mike McCarthy pitching coach, Jonathan Matthews hitting coach, Robby Hammock bench coach, Brad LaRosa athletic trainer and A.J. Russell strength coach for Triple-A West El Paso; Phillip Wellman manager, Pete Zamora pitching coach, Raul Padron hitting coach, Shane Robinson bench coach, Nick Coberly athletic trainer and Mark Spadavecchia strength coach for Double-A Central San Antonio; Brian Esposito manager, Jimmy Jones pitching coach, Randolph Gassaway hitting coach, Jhonaldo Pozo bench coach, David Bryan athletic trainer and Jim Buckley strength coach for High-A Central Fort Wayne; Eric Junge manager, Leo Rosales pitching coach, Pat O'Sullivan hitting coach, Fe
Agreed to terms with SS Roiny Aguiar, RHP Dermis Ordonez, Cs Aziel Plaz and Richard Ramirez from Venezuela; LHP Hoder Blanco from Colombia; OF Tony Blanco Jr, LHP Jarlen De la Pez, SSs Yardany De Los Santos, Cristopher Orelin, Isaac Paulino and Daje Morales, RHPs Pitterson Rosa, Alberto Saba and Alexis Torres from the Dominican Republic; LHP Angel Camacho and 1B Carlos Tirado from Mexico and RHP Hung-Leng Chang from Taiwan on minor league contracts.
Named Jim Henderson bullpen coach, Matt Erickson infield and assistant coach and Daniel Vega assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Named Brandon Gomes general manager, Damon Jones vice president/assistant general manager & baseball legal counsel, Alex Slater to vice president/assistant general manager, Brandon McDaniel vice president of player performance and Thomas Albert to head athletic trainer.
Saturday, January 15
Agreed to terms with LHP Sadiel Baro, C Jonathan Linares from Cuba; OFs Kevyn Castillo, Nelson Rada, LHPs Manuel Cazorla, Alejandro Rodriguez, Cs Dario Laverde, Eliezer Rivero and SS Luis Rodriguez from Venezuela; RHPs Miguel Gomez, Marco Vega and LHP David Lopez from Panama; OFs Randy De Jesus, Wilifer Estrella, SS Capri Ortiz and RHP Nixon Encarnacion from the Dominican Republic on minor league contracts.
Signed SS Ryan Reckley from the Bahamas; RHP Carlos Gomez from Colombia; CF Erick Arosemena from Panama; RF Moises De La Rosa, RHPs Mauricio Estrella and Alfonso Perez from the Dominican Republic; Cs Trujillo Valera and Juan Perez, SSs Audie Jimenez and Dennys Riera and RHP Deifran Yriarte from Venezuela on minor league contracts.
Agreed to terms with LHP Marlon Perez and CF Cristhian Vaquero from Cuba; Cs Jeremy Bautista and Helder Rosario, INFs Albert Casado and Misael Mojica, RHPs Ramon Cuevas and Miguel Moreno and SS Jorgelys Mota from the Dominican Republic; RHP Camilo Sanchez from Panama on minor league contracts.
Signed RHP Jarlin Susana from the Dominican Republic and INFs Yendry Rojas from Cuba and Rosman Verdugo from Mexico on minor league contracts.
Signed SSs Arfeni Batista and Jonathan Mejia, RHPs Jovi Galvez, Nelfy Ynfante and Jose Suriel, LHP Yordy Herrera and CF Yordarlin Pena from the Dominican Republic; OF Won-Bin Cho from South Korea; RHP Diego Dominguez from Mexico; RHPs Junior Chirinos and Leonel Sequera and C Luis Rodriguez from Venezuela on minor league contracts.
Agreed to terms with OFs Jose Arias, Axell De Paula and Luis Baez, RHPs Henry Bibieca, Sandy Mejia, Michael Perez, Raimy Rodriguez, Rafael Ramirez and Edwin Gonzalez, INFs Samuel Capellan and Waner Luciano, OF Marco Marcelino from the Dominican Republic; RHP Carlos Espinosa, OF Kenni Gomez and INF Alberto Hernandez from Cuba on minor league contracts.
Agreed to terms with SSs Edwin Amparo, Leandro Arias, Adriam Santos, Fernando Peguero, Edrei Campos Elis Cuevas, RHPs Henry Tejada and Juan Pena, OFs Raylin Ramos, Yirber Ruizm, Thomas Sosa and Braylin Tavera from the Dominican Republic; INF Cesar Prieto from Cuba; SS Cristian Benavides, RHPs Ezequiel Bonilla, Adrian Delgado, Elias Moscoso and Jesus Palacios, LHP Andres Parra, Cs Andres Nolaya and Jose Noguera, INFs Aron Estrada and Alfredo Velasquez and OF Jean Mata from Venezuela on minor league contracts.
Friday, January 14
Named Brad Ausmus bench coach, Tommy Everidge hitting coach, Chris Cron assistant hitting coach, Darren Bush third base/run prevention coach, Eric Martins first base/infield coach, Mike Aldrete quality control coach, Scott Emerson pitching coach and Marcus Jensen bullpen coach.
Named Scott Thorman manager of the Omaha (Triple-A East), Duane Johnson pitching coach, Brian Buchanan hitting coach, Tommy Shields bench coach, Ryan Powers assistant hitting coach, James Stone athletic trainer, Yannick Plante strength and conditioning coach and Mike Brown coordinator of clubhouse operations, Chris Widger manager Northwest Arkansas (Double-A Central), Derrick Lewis pitching coach, Abraham Nunez hitting coach, Christian Colon assistant hitting coach, Mike Jirschele bench coach, Danny Accola athletic trainer, C.J. Mikkelsen strength and conditioning coach, Danny Helmer coordinator of clubhouse operations, Brooks Conrad manager of Quad Cities (High-A Central), Seteve Luebber pi
Thursday, January 13
Named Daren Brown manager of Triple-A Jacksonville, Kevin Randel manager of Double-A Pensacola, Jorge Hernández manager of Single-A Beloit, Angel Espada manager of Single-A Jupiter, Luis Dorante Sr. manager of Florida Complex League (FCL) and Nelson Prada manager of Dominican Summer League (DSL).
Named Rafael Belliard special assistant, president of baseball operations/GM, Chino Cadahia senior coordinator, player development, Harry Spilman special assistant, player development and John Wathan special assistant, player development, John Wagle director of performance science/player development, Justin Hahn, director of medical services/physical therapy, Erika Wincheski director of sports nutrition. Minor league coordinators are Jason Simontacchi pitching coordinator, Drew Saylor hitting coordinator, Victor Baez Dominican Academy field coordinator, Eddie Rodriguez infield coordinator, J.C. Boscan catching coordinator, Justin Kemp medical coordinator, Jarret Abell strength and conditioni
Wednesday, January 12
Named Kieran Mattison manager, Drew Benes pitching coach, Jon Nunnally hitting coach, Blake Butler integrated baseball performance coach and Stephen Morales development coach for Altoona Curve (Double-A Northeast).