Association News
Association News
Monday, January 1, 2057

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Oct 21: 1B Tom Hahn retired. 
Oct 21: P Thanh Nguyen retired. 
Oct 22: P Jose Draper retired. 
Oct 22: P George Nabholz retired. 
Oct 22: CF Webb Messenger retired. 
Oct 22: P Pete Douglas retired. 
Oct 22: SS Allan Kline retired. 
Oct 22: 3B Eddie Mathews retired. 
Oct 23: 3B Ron Bass retired. 
Oct 23: P Bobby Hernandez retired. 
Oct 23: P Kurt Rolling retired. 
Oct 25: P Pat Backman retired. 
Oct 26: P Dave Wood retired. 
Oct 27: P Bill Rees retired. 
Oct 27: P Johnny Ripple retired. 
Oct 29: 1B Mike Bray retired. 
Oct 30: CF Serge Lalawele retired. 
Oct 31: P Myong Pak retired. 
Oct 31: C Steve Donato retired. 
Nov 1: 1B Keisuke Murata retired. 
Nov 2: P Damian Payet retired. 
Nov 4: P Sumpter Ellis retired. 
Nov 8: 2B Jim Lambert retired. 
Nov 11: C Jodie Caffyn retired. 
Nov 12: 3B Elliot Rennie retired. 
Nov 13: C Nick Harper retired. 
Nov 14: P Hyun Choi retired. 
Nov 17: P Isamu Nishiyama retired. 
Nov 18: P Jim Gunning retired. 
Nov 23: SS Roberto Cereceda retired. 
Nov 23: P Josh Pendleton retired. 
Nov 24: 3B Steve Doyle retired. 
Nov 24: P Gary Walters retired. 
Nov 27: P Mike Walker retired. 
Nov 28: P Marcos Beltran retired. 
Nov 29: P Akira Hattori retired. 
Nov 29: P Jack Coombs retired. 
Dec 1: RF Alvaro Yotun retired. 
Dec 2: P Elias Souza retired. 
Dec 3: P Art Danforth retired. 
Dec 3: LF Kendrick Franklin retired. 
Dec 6: 1B Laurent Cabella retired. 
Dec 6: 1B Simas Petrauskas retired. 
Dec 9: C Rakesh Chhetri retired. 
Dec 10: SS Robin Yount retired. 
Dec 11: RF Calvin Maloney retired. 
Dec 12: LF Joao Cavela retired. 
Dec 12: P Jake Arrieta retired. 
Dec 15: P Gowell Naegle retired. 
Dec 15: P Joe Pena retired. 
Dec 16: 3B Larry Riddle retired. 
Dec 17: C Idris Soumaila retired. 
Dec 18: LF Tavevele Lapua retired. 
Dec 20: CF Dick Wheeler retired. 
Dec 21: P Joel Sebastian retired. 
Dec 23: P Tommy Wisner retired. 
Dec 24: P Gael Toussaint retired. 
Dec 24: 3B Kid Johnson retired. 
Dec 26: 1B Bob Hart retired. 
Dec 29: P Yank Tewksbury retired. 
Dec 29: P Pat Frisch retired. 
Dec 30: SS Henrik Kaimbi retired. 
Dec 30: C Laszlo Kovacs retired. 
Nov 27: P Mike Walker retired. 
Dec 29: P Pat Frisch retired. 
Jan 1: ARG  SS Bill Dineen sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P Mack Donahue called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P Mike Hofman called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P Tom Carter sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P David Jacklin sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  C Wilber Nielsen called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P Raleigh Glaser called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ARG  P Pete Savage sent to AAA. 
Oct 30: CF Serge Lalawele retired. 
Dec 6: 1B Simas Petrauskas retired. 
Dec 30: C Laszlo Kovacs retired. 
Jan 1: CAI  1B Bruce Grace called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  SS Bert Drews sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Danny Engle called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Dory Koplitz called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  C Fidencio Jara called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Ferris Unger sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Ryosuke Kato called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Soufiane Atabrour called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  1B Bobby Sensenderfer called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  2B Jay Marbet called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  CF Ed Stanek sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  3B Emre Keklikler sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Earle Coe sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Vincenzo Alves called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Ethan Wilmot sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P John Rush called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Chang Baek sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CAI  P Neal Martin sent to AAA. 
Nov 4: P Sumpter Ellis retired. 
Dec 9: C Rakesh Chhetri retired. 
Dec 10: SS Robin Yount retired. 
Jan 1: CALA P Franklin Ritz called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA 3B Dennis Cramer sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA P Ed Ryan sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA P Marcelo Ordonez sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA SS Fernando Baez called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA P Wilmer Mendoza called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: CALA C Grant Esterhuizen called up from AAA. 
Oct 21: P Thanh Nguyen retired. 
Nov 24: 3B Steve Doyle retired. 
Jan 1: COZ  3B Alvaro Rosa sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: COZ  CF Pete Pepper called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: COZ  3B Ren Takahashi sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: COZ  P Ezra Klinger sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: COZ  P Ezra Klinger called up from AAA. 
Oct 25: P Pat Backman retired. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Les Flood sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  SS Grant Glenn called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Ozzie Hanson sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Bob Dunbar called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Gino Butler called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Eddie Gore called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Sam Aspromonte sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Ty Crenshaw sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  P Brent Karjalainen called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: DBL  SS Fred Billings sent to AAA. 
Oct 31: P Myong Pak retired. 
Oct 31: C Steve Donato retired. 
Dec 11: RF Calvin Maloney retired. 
Dec 16: 3B Larry Riddle retired. 
Dec 24: 3B Kid Johnson retired. 
Jan 1: EDM  P Billy Biittner sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  3B Graig Kidwell called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  SS Jay Macinnis sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  P Junior Peguero sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  P Mike Deegan called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  P Marcus Taber sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: EDM  P Roy Mayer sent to AAA. 
Dec 15: P Gowell Naegle retired. 
Jan 1: ENT  RF Matty Hearne called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  P Arlie Coumbe called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  1B Tim Schmidt sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  LF Benoit Cerf sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  P Don Saberhagen called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  P Tyson Chen sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  3B Riley Bales called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: ENT  P Abraham Zelner sent to AAA. 
Nov 23: SS Roberto Cereceda retired. 
Dec 15: P Joe Pena retired. 
Dec 26: 1B Bob Hart retired. 
Jan 1: HAV  2B Gayle Lindberg called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  P Adelino Goncalves sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  P Lee Paskert called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  3B Bob Beck called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  P Andy Wilshere sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  2B Devon Linn called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  P Todd Moala called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  C Sam Diaz called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HAV  P Lance Schmidt sent to AAA. 
Oct 22: P Pete Douglas retired. 
Nov 8: 2B Jim Lambert retired. 
Nov 12: 3B Elliot Rennie retired. 
Jan 1: HK   P Lucas Baird sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   C Bill Bergman called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   SS Tony Flores sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Bruce Fisher called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   RF Norm Moss sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Dick Travers sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Dick Travers called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   1B Dale Ranch called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Rafael Mena called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   LF Donovan Spriggs called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   C Norberto Gurgel sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Mike Corwin called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Rodrigo Ochoa sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HK   P Rodrigo Ochoa called up from AAA. 
Oct 22: P George Nabholz retired. 
Jan 1: HON  CF Lance Fisk called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HON  2B Elias Sousa called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HON  P Redleg Pisoni sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: HON  1B Mark Schwartz called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: HON  CF Lee Gleason sent to AAA. 
Nov 14: P Hyun Choi retired. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Sid Felix called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Ross Webber called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  CF Frank Guzman sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Earle Jefferies sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  CF Bo Eckert sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  3B Terry Kellogg sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Ed Gilbert sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Hal Southwick sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Jose Pugh called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Emmitt Putnam sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Ken Callender sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: JAM  P Bruce Stuffel sent to AAA. 
Dec 29: P Yank Tewksbury retired. 
Jan 1: LB   LF Malcolm Quinn sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P Dee Kocher called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P John Ward sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P Ken Martinez sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P Gustav Wiik called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P Ike Quisenberry sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   2B Walter Barker sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   P Tom Darragh sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   SS Garfield Gillis sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   CF Barrett Blanchard sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LB   CF Ray Higgins sent to AAA. 
Dec 17: C Idris Soumaila retired. 
Dec 18: LF Tavevele Lapua retired. 
Dec 23: P Tommy Wisner retired. 
Jan 1: LND  P Wilson Choi called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  C Ollie Steadman called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  1B Larry Thatcher called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  SS Curt Lindblad called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  P Riku Toivonen sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  RF Daniel Singh sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: LND  SS Alec Tate called up from AAA. 
Dec 30: SS Henrik Kaimbi retired. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Romeo Gaddis sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  CF Reggie Douglas called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Rube Hamner called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  3B Harry Knowles sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  RF Homer Mahler sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  1B Jake Amole called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Bill Harman sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Shinwook Park sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Randy Brown called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  P Rolf Kirby sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  RF Henry Heffner called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: MLN  SS Morgan Thomas called up from AAA. 
Oct 27: P Johnny Ripple retired. 
Nov 18: P Jim Gunning retired. 
Nov 29: P Jack Coombs retired. 
Dec 2: P Elias Souza retired. 
Dec 12: P Jake Arrieta retired. 
Jan 1: NY   LF Don Walton called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Earl Bonikowski called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Rich Adkins called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Dan Rivers called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   1B Reb Crowe called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Byron Chai sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Wayne Bigelow sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Marian Coughlin sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Harland Beard sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Bill Chouinard called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: NY   P Freddie Nippert called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  P Scott Sanchez called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  P Titus Wynn called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  P Robbie He sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  P Brendan Burbank sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  P Marquis Emery called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: OAK  SS Chad Broussard sent to AAA. 
Oct 22: SS Allan Kline retired. 
Oct 26: P Dave Wood retired. 
Nov 13: C Nick Harper retired. 
Nov 17: P Isamu Nishiyama retired. 
Dec 20: CF Dick Wheeler retired. 
Jan 1: PAN  LF Al Grant called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: PAN  SS Joe Boone called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: PAN  RF Bill Duffy sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: PAN  C Earle Allanson called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: PAN  P Antoine Despatie called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: PAN  P Eddie Medwood called up from AAA. 
Oct 23: P Bobby Hernandez retired. 
Oct 23: P Kurt Rolling retired. 
Nov 2: P Damian Payet retired. 
Nov 23: P Josh Pendleton retired. 
Nov 28: P Marcos Beltran retired. 
Dec 3: LF Kendrick Franklin retired. 
Dec 12: LF Joao Cavela retired. 
Jan 1: RIO  P Fred White called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  CF Sam Hayes sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  P Cedric Quade called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  P Pete Berger called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  RF Erasto Boniface called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  2B Willy Rivera called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  P Scott Smythe called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: RIO  2B Val Miranda sent to AAA. 
Oct 22: P Jose Draper retired. 
Oct 23: 3B Ron Bass retired. 
Jan 1: SAPP 2B Colton Waugh called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP P Biff Schneider called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP P Don Taylor sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP P Anthony Barnes called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP P Sean Madden sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP SS Frank Smith sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SAPP P Vijay Yadav called up from AAA. 
Oct 21: 1B Tom Hahn retired. 
Oct 29: 1B Mike Bray retired. 
Nov 1: 1B Keisuke Murata retired. 
Nov 29: P Akira Hattori retired. 
Dec 3: P Art Danforth retired. 
Dec 24: P Gael Toussaint retired. 
Jan 1: STO  P Alex Polidor called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: STO  P Quincy Barker called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: STO  1B Byung Kang called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: STO  P Doc Danner called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  P Sap Pfeffer called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  C Irv Brashear called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  SS Nels Lochhead sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  2B Goto Haraguchi sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  P Charlie Benzinger sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  SS Ed Evans called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  LF Carlos Quintana sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  1B Eliseu Quaresma sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  3B Lon Jones called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  P Jack Blair called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  P John English sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: SYD  P Slicker Wolfe called up from AAA. 
Oct 22: CF Webb Messenger retired. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Fred Giannelli sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Andy Burnett called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Jimmy Weller called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  CF Ed Clark called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  1B Calvin Blass sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Tim Post called up from AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Gene Cady sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  RF Nikos Sidiropoulou sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  P Mirko Fabecic sent to AAA. 
Jan 1: VCM  1B Mrisho Omara sent to AAA. 

Injuries
AMI   P Bill Arndt (inflamed tricep tendon) went on the DL Sep 30 and is expected OUT up to a week.