Texas Rangers -- Optioned SS Benji Gil to Double-A Tulsa. Recalled P Jeff Bronkey from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Milwaukee Brewers -- Activated P James Austin from the 15-day DL. Sent P Mike Ignasiak to Triple-A New Orleans.
New York Mets -- Optioned OF Ryan Thompson to Triple-A Norfolk. Recalled OF Wayne Housie from Norfolk.
New York Giants -- Signed DB Willie Beamon, DB Mike McFarland, DB Harold Nash, DB Joel Thornton, DL Jerome Preston, LB Scott Roseman, WR Keith Crawford, WR Lawaan Latson, RB Kenyon Rasheed and TE Brian Kozlowski.