Today’s Baseball Transactions
Oakland Athletics activated RHP Brandon McCarthy from the 15-Day disabled list.
Oakland Athletics optioned 1B Daric Barton to Sacramento River Cats.
Texas Rangers signed free agent RHP Anyenil Mendoza.
Philadelphia Phillies placed RHP Jose Contreras on the 15-Day disabled list. right elbow strain
Philadelphia Phillies recalled RHP Michael Schwimer from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
Colorado Rockies optioned RHP Carlos Torres to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
Colorado Rockies recalled LHP Rex Brothers from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
Baltimore Orioles designated LF Bill Hall for assignment.
New York Yankees traded Steve Pearce to Baltimore Orioles.
Toronto Blue Jays claim Chris Schwinden off waivers from New York Mets.
Toronto Blue Jays designated RHP Danny Farquhar for assignment.
Houston Astros placed LF Travis Buck on the 15-Day disabled list retroactive to May 29, 2012. Right Achilles tendinitis.
Houston Astros recalled RF Fernando Martinez from Oklahoma City RedHawks.