ATHLETICS -- Assigned P Kirk Saarloos outright to Triple-A Sacramento. Activated P Justin Duchscherer from 15-day DL. Optioned P Lenny DiNardo to Sacramento.
BRAVES -- Purchased contract of SS Brent Lillibridge from Triple-A Richmond. Optioned P Phil Stockman to Richmond. Designated P Zach Schreiber for assignment.
RANGERS -- Recalled C Jarrod Saltalamacchia from Triple-A Oklahoma. Activated P Eddie Guardado from 15-day DL. Placed P Luis Mendoza on 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday. Released C Adam Melhuse.
RED SOX -- Purchased contract of P Bryan Corey from Triple-A Pawtucket. Optioned IF Joe Thurston outright to Pawtucket and P Justin Masterson to Double-A Portland.
ROCKIES -- Designated IF Jayson Nix for assignment. Purchased contract of P Jose Capellan from Triple-A Colorado Springs.