No waiver wire trades or major injuries happened on Wednesday, but we did have some noteworthy folks come off of the disabled list and the usual roster moves as well. To get you all caught up on the goings-on in baseball, here are all of the MLB transactions from yesterday organized by team.
Baltimore Orioles released 3B Danny Valencia.
Boston Red Sox sent C Dan Butler outright to Pawtucket Red Sox.
Boston Red Sox signed free agent LHP Alex Demchak to a minor league contract.
Detroit Tigers placed RHP Artie Lewicki on the 10-day disabled list retroactive to August 14, 2018. Right elbow inflammation.
Detroit Tigers recalled RHP Zac Reininger from Toledo Mud Hens.
Kansas City Royals recalled RHP Jorge Lopez from Omaha Storm Chasers.
Kansas City Royals released RHP Blaine Boyer.
Kansas City Royals traded LF Terrance Gore to Chicago Cubs for cash.
Los Angeles Angels activated C Rene Rivera from the 60-day disabled list.
Los Angeles Angels designated RHP Akeel Morris for assignment.
Los Angeles Angels optioned C Jose Briceno to Salt Lake Bees.
Los Angeles Dodgers activated LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu from the 60-day disabled list.
Los Angeles Dodgers placed RHP Ross Stripling on the 10-day disabled list. Lower back inflammation.
Los Angeles Dodgers transferred LHP Tony Cingrani from the 10-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list. Left shoulder strain.
Miami Marlins optioned CF Christopher Bostick to New Orleans Baby Cakes.
Miami Marlins selected the contract of LF Austin Dean from New Orleans Baby Cakes.
New York Yankees designated RHP George Kontos for assignment.
New York Yankees recalled RHP Luis Cessa from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders.
Philadelphia Phillies activated C Wilson Ramos from the 10-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Phillies optioned C Andrew Knapp to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
Pittsburgh Pirates sent RHP Nick Burdi on a rehab assignment to Indianapolis Indians.
San Diego Padres released RHP Phil Hughes.
Seattle Mariners placed LHP James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list. Left forearm contusion.
Seattle Mariners recalled RHP Christian Bergman from Tacoma Rainiers.
Seattle Mariners sent RHP Dan Altavilla on a rehab assignment to Tacoma Rainiers.
St. Louis Cardinals activated LHP Brett Cecil from the 10-day disabled list.
St. Louis Cardinals optioned LHP Tyler Webb to Memphis Redbirds.
Tampa Bay Rays sent OF Tommy Pham on a rehab assignment to Hudson Valley Renegades.
Toronto Blue Jays optioned LHP Thomas Pannone to Buffalo Bisons.
Toronto Blue Jays recalled LHP Tim Mayza from Buffalo Bisons.
Toronto Blue Jays sent RHP Aaron Sanchez on a rehab assignment to Dunedin Blue Jays.
Toronto Blue Jays signed 1B Anthony Rodriguez.
Toronto Blue Jays signed SS Pedro Ventura.