The Astros have released Rick Ankiel.
The Blue Jays made a few roster changes on Thursday, bringing two "new" faces to the pitching staff.
Chicago didn't just call for outfield reinforcements on Monday, they also swapped out a bullpen arm.
Chicago has swapped a righty-hitting outfielder for a lefty in the hopes that Sweeney can have better luck at the plate.
Five players cleared the waiver wire over the weekend and have accepted their minor-league assignments.