Chris Sale returning from the disabled list triumphantly and Edwin Encarnacion heading to the DL are the big highlights from the moves yesterday. To get you all caught up on the goings-on from yesterday, here are all of the moves in baseball from yesterday organized by team.
Atlanta Braves sent LHP Sam Freeman on a rehab assignment to Rome Braves.
RHP Jimmy Yacabonis returned to Norfolk Tides from Baltimore Orioles.
Boston Red Sox activated LHP Chris Sale from the 10-day disabled list.
Boston Red Sox optioned RHP Brandon Workman to Pawtucket Red Sox.
Boston Red Sox sent C Blake Swihart on a rehab assignment to Lowell Spinners.
RHP William Cuevas returned to Pawtucket Red Sox from Boston Red Sox.
Chicago Cubs sent RHP Anthony Bass outright to Iowa Cubs.
Cleveland Indians placed DH Edwin Encarnacion on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to August 11, 2018 with a right hand contusion.
Cleveland Indians recalled 3B Yandy Diaz from Columbus Clippers.
Kansas City Royals activated RHP Blaine Boyer from the 60-day disabled list.
Kansas City Royals optioned RHP Glenn Sparkman to Omaha Storm Chasers.
Kansas City Royals transferred RF Jorge Soler from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with a left toe fracture.
Los Angeles Angels placed LHP Tyler Skaggs on the 10-day disabled list with a left adductor strain.
Los Angeles Angels recalled RHP Eduardo Paredes from Salt Lake Bees.
Minnesota Twins selected the contract of RHP Kohl Stewart from Rochester Red Wings.
New York Mets sent 3B David Wright on a rehab assignment to St. Lucie Mets.
Oakland Athletics sent RHP Chris Hatcher outright to Nashville Sounds.
Pittsburgh Pirates optioned LF Jordan Luplow to Indianapolis Indians.
Pittsburgh Pirates recalled C Jacob Stallings from Indianapolis Indians.
Pittsburgh Pirates traded CF Christopher Bostick to Miami Marlins for cash.
San Diego Padres optioned RHP Walker Lockett to El Paso Chihuahuas.
San Diego Padres recalled RHP Kazuhisa Makita from El Paso Chihuahuas.
San Diego Padres sent 1B Wil Myers on a rehab assignment to Lake Elsinore Storm.
San Francisco Giants signed free agent 1B Brock Stassi to a minor league contract.
Seattle Mariners activated RHP Erasmo Ramirez from the 10-day disabled list.
Seattle Mariners optioned RHP Nick Rumbelow to Tacoma Rainiers.
Tampa Bay Rays optioned RHP Jaime Schultz to Durham Bulls.
Texas Rangers activated CF Delino DeShields from the 7-day disabled list.
Texas Rangers optioned CF Drew Robinson to Round Rock Express.
Toronto Blue Jays placed 3B Yangervis Solarte on the 10-day disabled list with a right oblique injury.
Toronto Blue Jays recalled C Danny Jansen from Buffalo Bisons.