As is customary this time of year, there are a lot of roster moves being made as some players continue to breakdown and teams try to optimize their rosters going into the playoffs. To get you all caught up on what went down yesterday in MLB, here is a complete list of the transactions in baseball yesterday organized by team.
Atlanta Braves sent LHP Sam Freeman on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Stripers.
RHP Touki Toussaint returned to Gwinnett Stripers from Atlanta Braves.
Baltimore Orioles sent 3B Steve Wilkerson on a rehab assignment to GCL Orioles.
Boston Red Sox activated C Blake Swihart from the 10-day disabled list.
Boston Red Sox designated C Dan Butler for assignment.
Chicago Cubs traded OF Alexander Ovalles to Texas Rangers.
Cleveland Indians placed RHP Trevor Bauer on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to August 12, 2018 with a right fibula stress fracture.
Cleveland Indians recalled LHP Tyler Olson from Columbus Clippers.
Colorado Rockies placed RHP Scott Oberg on the paternity list.
Colorado Rockies recalled 2B Garrett Hampson from Albuquerque Isotopes.
Colorado Rockies traded RHP Bryan Baker to Toronto Blue Jays.
Detroit Tigers sent 3B Michael Fulmer on a rehab assignment to Lakeland Flying Tigers.
Houston Astros sent RHP Chris Devenski on a rehab assignment to Fresno Grizzlies.
Los Angeles Angels designated RHP Dayan Diaz for assignment.
Los Angeles Angels optioned 1B Jose Fernandez to Salt Lake Bees.
Los Angeles Angels selected the contract of 3B Taylor Ward from Salt Lake Bees.
Los Angeles Angels transferred RF Chris Young from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.
Los Angeles Dodgers activated LHP Alex Wood from the 10-day disabled list.
Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP John Axford on the 10-day disabled list with a right fibula fracture.
Miami Marlins placed 3B Martin Prado on the 10-day disabled list with a strained left quad.
Miami Marlins sent CF Lewis Brinson on a rehab assignment to Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp.
Miami Marlins traded RHP Odrisamer Despaigne to Los Angeles Angels for cash.
RHP Merandy Gonzalez returned to New Orleans Baby Cakes from Miami Marlins.
Milwaukee Brewers activated RHP Taylor Williams from the 10-day disabled list.
Milwaukee Brewers claimed RHP Jake Thompson off waivers from Philadelphia Phillies.
Milwaukee Brewers designated RHP Alec Asher for assignment.
Milwaukee Brewers sent RHP Matt Albers on a rehab assignment to Biloxi Shuckers.
New York Mets sent RF Jay Bruce on a rehab assignment to St. Lucie Mets.
Philadelphia Phillies optioned SS J.P. Crawford to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
Philadelphia Phillies recalled RHP Hector Neris from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
Philadelphia Phillies sent SS Pedro Florimon on a rehab assignment to Clearwater Threshers.
Pittsburgh Pirates traded RHP Shane Baz to Tampa Bay Rays.
San Francisco Giants activated 1B Brandon Belt from the 10-day disabled list.
San Francisco Giants optioned RHP Pierce Johnson to Sacramento River Cats.
Seattle Mariners activated 2B Robinson Cano from the restricted list.
Seattle Mariners optioned Casey Lawrence to Tacoma Rainiers.
Seattle Mariners transferred RHP Sam Tuivailala from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with a strained right Achilles.
St. Louis Cardinals activated LF Tyler O’Neill from the 10-day disabled list.
St. Louis Cardinals optioned RF Adolis Garcia to Memphis Redbirds.
Tampa Bay Rays
Tampa Bay Rays activated RHP Chaz Roe from the 10-day disabled list.
Texas Rangers sent RF Nomar Mazara on a rehab assignment to Frisco RoughRiders.
Washington Nationals optioned LHP Sammy Solis to Syracuse Chiefs.
Washington Nationals placed RHP Ryan Madson on the 10-day disabled list with back discomfort.
Washington Nationals recalled RHP Trevor Gott from Syracuse Chiefs.
Washington Nationals selected the contract of LHP Tim Collins from Syracuse Chiefs.
Washington Nationals transferred RHP Erick Fedde from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation.