PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Called up RHP Luis Garcia from Lehigh Valley (IL). Optioned RHP Phillippe Aumont to Lehigh Valley.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS—Traded RHP Mitchell Boggs to Colorado for Colorado’s international signing bonus slot number four. Released INF Ty Wigginton. Purchased the contract of C Rob Johnson from Memphis (PCL).
SAN DIEGO PADRES—Announced the resignation of president and CEO Tom Garfinkel. Named Ron Fowler interim president and CEO. Agreed to terms with OF Hunter Renfroe on a minor league contract. Recalled RHP Miles Mikolas from Tucson (PCL). Optioned RHP Tyson Ross to Tucson.|
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS—Placed C Hector Sanchez on the 15-day DL. Called up RHP Michael Kickham from Fresno (PCL). Purchased the contract of 2b Kensuke Tanaka from Fresno. Designated OF Cole Gillespie for assignment. Agreed to terms with OF Jeff Francoeur on a minor league contract.|
WINSTON-SALEM DASH—Announcd C Jeremy Dowdy was assigned to the team from Birmingham (SL).
EL PASO DIABLOS—Signed LHP Drew Coffey. Released LHP Jake Wortham.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS—Sold the contract of C Jose Gil to New York (AL).
ST. PAUL SAINTS—Signed C Nick Ammirati.
WICHITA WINGNUTS—Signed RHP Lincoln Holdzkom.
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES—Signed OF Tyler Graham.|
LONG ISLAND DUCKS—Announced the contract of LHP Eric Niesen was purchased by Boston (AL).|
NEW JERSEY JACKALS—Signed RHP Andrew Wells.|
JOLIET SLAMMERS—Released OF Robby Kuzdale. Traded UTL Kyle Robinson to Windy City for a player to be named.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS—Released RHP Doug Shields.