BRAVES -- Purchased contract of IF Yunel Escobar from Triple-A Richmond.
CARDINALS -- Optioned P Troy Cate to Triple-A Memphis. Recalled IF Brendan Ryan from Memphis.
MARINERS -- Placed P Sean White on 15-day DL. Recalled P Jon Huber from Triple-A Tacoma.
REDS -- Optioned P Bobby Livingston to Triple-A Louisville.