|Royals acquire Kratz, Hendriks from Blue Jays for Valencia
The Kansas City Royals have acquired catcher Erik Kratz and pitcher Liam Hendriks from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for infielder Danny Valencia.
|Phils release OF Gwynn
The Philadelphia Phillies released outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. on Monday.
|Yankees recall Almonte, DFA Francis
Before Monday's game against the Texas Rangers, the New York Yankees recalled outfielder Zoilo Almonte from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre and designated pitcher Jeff Francis for assignment.
|A's place Gentry on DL
The Oakland Athletics placed outfielder Craig Gentry on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right hand on Monday.
|D-backs activate Pacheco
The Arizona Diamondbacks reinstated infielder/catcher Jordan Pacheco from the 15-day disabled list and placed infielder/outfielder Nick Evans on unconditional release waivers.
|Rays activate Peralta
The Tampa Bay Rays activated reliever Joel Peralta from the 15-day disabled list and designated left-hander Erik Bedard for assignment on Monday.
|Cubs trade Barney to Dodgers
The Chicago Cubs have traded infielder Darwin Barney and cash considerations to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a player to be named later.
|Orioles place McFarland on bereavement list
The Baltimore Orioles placed relief pitcher T.J. McFarland on the bereavement list and recalled pitcher Preston Guilmet from Triple-A Norfolk.
|Padres shelve Quentin, activate Gyorko
The San Diego Padres have placed outfielder Carlos Quentin on the 15-day disabled list and activated infielder Jedd Gyorko from the DL.
|Maddux, Glavine, Cox highlight Hall of Fame inductions
The Atlanta Braves won 14 straight division championships, and a big part of the success came from manager Bobby Cox along with former Cy Young Award winners Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine.