For The Record
BREWERS: Placed P Ben Sheets on 15-day DL with torn back muscle. Recalled P Justin Lehr from Triple-A Nashville.
CUBS: Purchased contract of IF Scott McClain from Triple-A Iowa.
MARLINS: Recalled P John Riedling from Triple-A Albuquerque. Optioned C Ryan Jorgensen to Albuquerque.
NATIONALS: Optioned P Matt White to Triple-A New Orleans.
PHILLIES: Acquired OF Michael Tucker from Giants for P Kelvin Pichardo and cash.
PIRATES: Purchased contract of P Paul Maholm from Triple-A Indianapolis. Placed P Zach Duke on 15-day DL with sprained ankle. Transferred SS Jose Castillo from 15-day to 60-day DL.
RANGERS: Optioned P Justin Thompson to Triple-A Oklahoma. Recalled P Erasmo Ramirez from Oklahoma.
ROYALS: Recalled P J.P. Howell from Triple-A Omaha.
YANKEES: Optioned P Scott Proctor to Triple-A Columbus.
EAGLES: Signed WR Michael Gasperson. Released LB David Bergeron, WR Jared Jones, K Jimmy Kibble, DE Darrell Lee, S Corey Peoples, WR Chris Samp, T Drew Strojny and WR Isaac West.
JAGUARS: Released WR Kahlil Hill, DB Marcell Allmond, OL Craig Osika, DT Derrick Ransom, LB Jimmy McClain, OL Mike Compton, QB Nate Hybl and LB Brian Allen.
JETS: Waived T Henry Tellis, WR Eddie Jackson, WR Carl Kearney, RB DeCori Birmingham, P Micah Knorr, CB Art Thomas and former Ravens T Ethan Brooks.
REDSKINS: Released CB Artrell Hawkins.