For The Record
ANGELS: Recalled IF Maicer Izturis from Triple-A Salt Lake. Optioned 3B Robb Quinlan to Salt Lake.
BREWERS: Agreed with 3B Ryan Braun, fifth overall pick in amateur draft, and assigned him to Rookie-level Helena.
DIAMONDBACKS: Placed P Russ Ortiz on 15-day DL with right rib cage strain. Designated P Matt Herges for assignment. Recalled P Mike Koplove from Triple-A Tucson. Purchased contract of P Brandon Medders from Tucson.
NATIONALS: Placed P T.J. Tucker on 15-day DL with hyperextended right elbow. Recalled P Travis Hughes from Triple-A New Orleans.
ORIOLES: Activated OF Luis Matos from 15-day DL. Optioned OF David Newhan to Triple-A Ottawa.
YANKEES: Placed former Orioles P Kevin Brown on 15-day DL with back spasms. Recalled P Sean Henn from Triple-A Columbus.
DELMARVA (SINGLE-A): Named UMES baseball coach Bobby Rodriguez a coach on Shorebirds All-Decade team.
CHIEFS: Signed WR Freddie Mitchell, who had been with Eagles.
REDSKINS: Signed S Tony Dixon.