Archived Transactions (2014)

December 31, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on 2B Zak Blair, RHP Daniel DeSimone, 1B Sam Eberle, SS Rolando Gomez, RHP Casey Henn, catcher Doug Joyce, 1B Rob Kelly, RHP Pete Levitt, LHP Dave Middendorf, OF Cole Miles, LHP Michael O’Neal, 3B Chance Ross, OF Ryan Solberg, 3B Buddy Soloman, RHP Chuck Weaver, and 2B Michael Wilson.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Exercised the 2015 contract option on 3B Jacob Tanis.

December 29, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed SS Elvin Rodriguez.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed INF Jeff Kremer and INF Elijah Trail to contract extensions.  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Kyle Bruggermann, RHP Michael Schaub, LHP Josh Smoker, OF Michael Hur, OF Jeff Kremer, INF Brian Bistagne, and INF Elijah Trail.  Declined the option on RHP Michael Ormseth.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed LHP Kevin Brahney, RHP Clark Labitan, and RHP Ross Spurgeon to contract extensions.  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Cal Bowling, RHP Eddy Cody, RHP Justin Erasmus, RHP Heith Hatfield, RHP Charle Rosario, catcher Ryan McChesney, catcher Michael Valadez, INF Joe DePinto, INF Jordan Dean, INF Mark Nelson, OF Alexi Colon, and OF Bobby Martin.  Declined the options on LHP Danny Jiminez, LHP Sean Mahley, and catcher Ty Nelson.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Shawn Blackwell, RHP Pat Butler, RHP Scott Dunn, LHP Zach LeBarron, LHP Zac Fuessner, RHP Aaron Newcomb, LHP Chris O’Hare, RHP Matt Purnell, RHP Matt Sergey, catcher Jim Vahalik, catcher Maxx Garrett, INF Ryan Kresky, INF Carter Bell, INF Garrett Rau, INF Austin Wobrock, OF Andrew Heck, OF Daniel Poma, LHP Matt Phillips, LHP Tim Flight, RHP Andy Noga, and LHP Bennett Hamilton.  Declined the options on OF Josh Henderson, OF Jose Dore, LHP Ryan Zamorsky, INF A.J. Nunziato, INF Shain Stoner, and RHP Chris Phelan.

December 28, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Matt Robertson.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Traded RHP Jessie Snodgrass to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for RHP Coleman Stephens.  Traded RHP Coleman Stephens to the Florence Freedom for 3B Jacob Tanis and Florence’s 2nd round pick in the 2015 draft.

December 24, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed catcher Gaby Jurabe to a contract extension.  Signed INF Daniel Fraga and catcher Matt Hitt.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed OF Dusty Robinson to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Declined the 2015 contract options on OF Evan Button and OF David Kuhne.

December 23, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed 3B Pat Kregeloh. Exercised the 2015 contract options on INF Josh Allen, 1B Nik Balog, LHP Cody Boutte, LHP Anthony Collazo, catcher Kolin Conner, catcher Jaime Del Valle, OF J.R. Higley, RHP Connor Little, RHP Edgar Lopez, RHP Eric Massingham, LHP Blake Monar, RHP Evan Mott, OF Jeremy Nowak, RHP Will Oliver, RHP Preston Olson, OF John Schultz, RHP Brandon Shimo, OF Chris Sweeney, INF Cory Urquhart, RHP Trevor Walch, and INF Phillip Wilson.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed OF Edgar Corcino to a contract extension.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Anthony Gomez, RHP Dexter Price, INF Cameron Sherrer, RHP Anthony Smith, OF Justin Vasquez, and RHP Seth Webster to contract extensions.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Dyllan Nuernberg, RHP James Ferguson, RHP Jesse Snodgrass, LHP Pete Whittingslow, RHP Jason Kafka, RHP Chris DeBoo, RHP Travis Tingle, RHP Reece McGraw, LHP Jake Fisher, RHP Eli Anderson, LHP Zak Wasserman, INF Mike Torres, INF Garrett Carey, INF Ryan Soars, INF Tony Viger, OF Ryan Tufts, OF Kyle Robinson, OF Ryan McIntyre, and OF Max White.  Declined the options on RHP Victor Larez, RHP Brian Oliver, and OF Andrew Brauer.

December 22, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed 3B Steve Carrillo to a contract extension.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS
:  Signed INF Kenny Bryant and RHP Matt Frahm to contract extensions.

December 21, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Ed Kohout to a contract extension.  Signed OF Cody Bishop, LHP Matt Eshleman, and OF Xavier Macklin.

December 19, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded OF Buddy Sosnoskie to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed SS Travis Weaver.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Travis Bradshaw, RHP Sam Moore, LHP Matt Costello, INF Grant DeBruin, RHP David Kubiak, INF Adam Giacalone, RHP John Maloney, RHP Andrew Strenge, INF Max Casper, RHP Kody McFarland, RHP Kevin McNorton, LHP Luke Westphal, catcher J.D. Dorgan, INF Russell Moldenhauer, OF Chris Epps, INF Matt Weaver, and OF Chadwin Stang.  Declined the options on RHP Andrew Busby, RHP Ethan Carter, OF Seth Granger, RHP Bobby Hillier, catcher Adam Lewis, INF Josh Scheffert, and RHP Tyler Thicke.

December 18, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Bobby Shore, OF Chris Hueth, RHP Cullin Babin, KHP Kurt Schluter, OF Michael Schwartz, and INF Richard Lucas.  Declined the options on RHP Mike Devine and RHP Jack Wagoner.

December 16, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Sent LHP Peter Gehle to the Lake Erie Crushers to complete a previous trade.  Traded LHP Chris Cummins, RHP Chris Squires, and Adam Taylor to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for OF Cody Bishop and RHP Ethan Gibbons.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Ryan Bonnott, HP Eric Cendejas, and INF Tanner Witt to contract extensions.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Derek Fischer and RHP Paul Schwendel.

December 15, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Received RHP Matt Robertson from the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association for future considerations.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed RHP Brad Duffy to a contract extension.  Signed OF Jordan Coffey and RHP Jose Rada.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed RHP Jason Postill to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Tommy Lawrence and RHP Zeb Sneed.

December 11, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed SS Patrick McKenna to a contract extension.

December 9, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Michael Carden and LHP Rick Teasley to contract extensions.

December 8, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Named Dennis Pelfrey field manager.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Grant Butler.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Tyler Clark and OF Zach Esquierra.

December 5, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Chris Burke and INF Steve Marino to contract extensions.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Named Dominick Gaudioso hitting coach.

December 4, 2014

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed INF Tyler Sciacca to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Frank Martinez to a contract extension.

December 3, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Ozney Guillen to a contract extension.

December 2, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Jordan Wellander to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Andy Hillis.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Casey Delgado, LHP Ian MacDougall, LHP Corey Alexander, RHP Will Rankin, RHP Chuck Ghysels, RHP Eric Eck, RHP Scott Vachon, RHP Tanner Tripp, LHP Alex Phillips, INF Yazy Arbelo, INF Jose Vargas, INF Kevin Taylor, INF Josh Miller, OF Greg Harisis, catcher Jacob Rhodes, INF Jovan Rosa, and OF Jeff DeBlieux.  Signed LHP Dylan Stuart.  Released INF Carlos Berroa, catcher Chris Cowell, RHP Cameron Giannani, INF Sean Gusrang, LHP Nathan O’Bryan, LHP Rusty Shellhorn, and OF Scott Woodward.

December 1, 2014

ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed catcher Ryan Breen and RHP Kyle Hassna to contract extensions.  Released INF Kaliaka Kahoohalahala.  Sent RHP Gerardo Sanchez to the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association to complete a previous trade.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Named Patrick O’Sullivan hitting coach.

November 30, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Tommy Mendoza, OF Curran Redal, RHP Jose Samayoa, RHP Bryce Shafer, and RHP Gabe Shaw.

November 24, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed 2B Adrian English to a contract extension.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed OF Cameron Monger.

November 21, 2014

ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Received RHP Kyle Allen from the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association for a player to be named later.

November 20, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded RHP Jonathan Kountis to the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for LHP Hamilton Bennett, RHP Andy Noga, and a player to be named later.

November 17, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 2B Hector Crespo to a contract extension.  Signed OF Brett Thomas.

November 14, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed catcher Grant Nelson.

November 13, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Michael Schweiss to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Brian Garman.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed RHP Cal Bowling on the retired list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Alex Chittenden.

November 11, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed catcher Saxon Butler to a contract extension.

November 10, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed 2B Santiago Chirino, RHP Ethan Elias, catcher Dylan Kelly, catcher Tyler Shover, and OF Jhiomar Veras to contract extensions.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Trey Lambert to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Pat Doyle.

November 7, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Exercised the 2015 options on 1B Joey Burney, RHP Ryan Connelly, RHP Brad Duffy, OF Adam Ford, catcher Kevin Franchetti, RHP Zach Gordon, OF Craig Hertler, INF Anderson Hidalgo, LHP Todd Kibby, RHP Trevor Longfellow, RHP Jordan McCoy, INF Vincent Mejia, catcher Emmanuel Quiles, LHP Matt Rein, LHP Andy Roberts, INF Juan Sanchez, RHP Brandon Smith, INF Trevor Stevens, catcher P.J. Torres, RHP Zac Treece, LHP Connor Whalen, RHP Jason Wilson, and LHP Brad Zambron.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed catcher Zach Komentani to a contract extension.

November 3, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Drew Levi.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed RHP Eric Anderson, SS Jorge Chavarria, and OF Mark Micowski to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Anthony Klimiske.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed 1B Brian McConkey to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Derek Cape.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Wendell Fairley.

October 30, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed LHP Chris Rice.

October 29, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed catcher Joe Staley to a contract extension.  Signed catcher Tyler Qualls.

October 27, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed 1B Aaron Dudley and LHP Stephen Frey to contract extensions.  Signed LHP Ryan Demmin.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Brian Hansen to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Clint Wright.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed LHP McKenzie Acker.  Released LHP Tony Butler, INF Kyle Dhanani, RHP Cole Green, RHP Brant Masters, and catcher Mason Morioka.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released LHP Josh Spence.

October 24, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed OF Phillip Bates, LHP Brett DeVall, OF Thomas Healy, and 1B Hunter Ridge.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Sam Judah to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 3B Blaise Fernandez and RHP Nick Kennedy to contract extensions.

October 22, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Paul Hvozdovic to a contract extension.

October 21, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Chris Carmain to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Craig Goodman and RHP Chandler Jagodzinski to contract extensions.

October 20, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Troy Barton.

October 17, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed catcher Cole Martin.

October 15, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released OF Kale Kiser.  Exercised the 2015 contract options on RHP Ja’Vaun West, RHP Brett Zawacki, RHP Tucker Jensen, RHP Daniel Cropper, RHP Richard Barrett, RHP Dejai Oliver, INF Michael Wing, INF Ben Waldrip, OF Madison Beaird, INF Tommy Richards, catcher Josh Adams, catcher Landon Hernandez, OF Richard Siegel, OF T.J. Bennett, catcher Garrett Vail, LHP Kerry Kelley, and RHP Tyler Thompson.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Sold the contract of INF Tony Delmonico to the San Diego Padres.

October 14, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released RHP Andrew Aizenstadt, OF Cole Bieser, INF Michael Johnson, RHP Brett Mabry, INF Jim Obermark, and catcher James Simms.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed SS Johnny Morales to a contract extension.

October 13, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Sent LHP Luke Westphal to the Joliet Slammers to complete a previous trade.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Ryan Brockett and RHP Tim Koons to contract extensions.

October 2, 2014

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released OF Daniel Aldrich, catcher Michael Allen, catcher Mike McGuckin, 1B Davidson Peguero, LHP Hein Robb, and OF Deaun Williams.

October 1, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Bryan Bierlein and OF Jon Minucci.

September 24, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of 3B Shayne Houck to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Sold the contract of LHP Jose Velez to the Minnesota Twins.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sold the contracts of RHP Stew Brase and catcher Matt Jones to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

September 23, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Received OF Mike Schwartz from the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League to complete a previous trade.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Sold the contracts of RHP Troy Marks and LHP Alfonso Yevoli to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

September 22, 2014

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Traded INF Gerard Hall to the Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League for future considerations.

September 19, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sent RHP Adam Maxon to the San Angelo Colts of the United League to complete a previous trade.

September 18, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sent LHP Patrick Crider to the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League to complete a previous trade.

September 11, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Britt Robertshaw to the Atlanta Braves.

September 2, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded RHP Jorge Marban to the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Traded LHP Matt Packer to the Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.  Traded OF Mike Schwartz to the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

August 29, 2014

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Sold the contract of RHP Danny Carela to the Atlanta Braves.

August 26, 2014

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF Deaun Williams.

August 18, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Jimmy Obermark.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS
:  Received LHP Ryan Bonnot from the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings of the United League for a player to be named later.  Released OF Brad Gerig.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed INF Cameron Sherrer.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Released catcher Cole Martin.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Brian Oliver.

August 17, 2014

ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Michael Ormseth.

August 16, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released RHP Aaron Newcomb.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Bobby Hillier.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS
:  Released RHP Nick Grim.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Traded RHP Daniel Cropper to the Gateway Grizzlies for a player to be named later.

August 15, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Cody Boutte.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed OF Chris Hueth.  Released RHP Conner Porter.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Acquired RHP Anthony Montefusco from the Camden RiverSharks of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

August 13, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Andrew Strenge.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released RHP Ethan Bader.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed 2B Carlos Berroa.

August 12, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released OF Xavier Macklin.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed LHP Jason Salers.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Jack Wagoner.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Sold the contract of OF C.J. Beatty to the Chicago White Sox.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Tony Viger.  Released catcher Spencer Castro.

August 11, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Received catcher Jamie Del Valle from the Sonoma Stompers of the Pacific Association for future considerations.  Released catcher David Cruz.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP Alex Kaminsky.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed LHP Jack McGeary on the retired list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed INF Rob Benedict on the retired list.

August 9, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Rolando Gomez.  Released INF Tyler Heck.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Brett Mabry.  Released RHP Tyler Buckley and RHP John Houston.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released RHP Brant Masters.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Joe Cuda.

August 8, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Alan Oaks to the San Diego Padres.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Acquired LHP Kevin Brahney from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for future considerations.  Signed LHP Kevin Brahney and RHP Justin Erasmus.  Released LHP Hunter Ackerman.

August 7, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Conner Little, RHP Edgar Lopez, and RHP William Oliver.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Released RHP Kevin Carroll.

August 6, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Brett Zawacki.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Tyler Heck and INF Bryan Solomon.  Released LHP Preston Overbey.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Christopher O’Hare.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Michael Allen.

August 5, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released RHP Taylor Dennis and LHP Conor Kerins.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released LHP Harry Marino.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Hein Robb.

August 4, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Acquired LHP Jack McGeary from the Fort Worth Cats of the United League for future considerations.

August 3, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Activated RHP Michael Schweiss from the injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded RHP Alex Kaminsky to the Joliet Slammers.  Signed RHP A.J. Holland.

August 2, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded OF Evan Crawford, LHP Tommy Organ, and a player to be named later to Long Island of the Atlantic League for OF Jon Myers.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released LHP Andrew Ferreira.

August 1, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Ethan Carter.  Released UT Jose Garcia and RHP Brett Zawacki.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed RHP Kurt Schluter on the suspended list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Ryan Brockett.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed INF Daniel Johnston.  Released INF Sam Montgomery.

July 31, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Jorge Chavarria.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Ethan Bader.  Released OF Ryan Deitrich and RHP Chase Doremus.

July 30, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated INF Jacob Tanis from the injured list.  Released RHP Adam Krebs.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Matt Costello, INF Josh Scheffert, and INF Matt Weaver.  Released RHP Colin Gotzon and INF Danny Hernandez.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed LHP Tony Butler.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Cole Martin.  Released catcher Michael Allen.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed OF Evan Button on the retired list.  Signed OF Daniel Aldrich.

July 29, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released RHP Mike DeLong.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed INF Steve Rogers.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Traded RHP Mickey Jannis to the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs for a player to be named later.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released RHP Ethan Carter.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed LHP Corey Alexander.

July 28, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Mike DeLong.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Placed 3B Greg Bachman on the retired list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Tyler Lavigne.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Eric Eck.

July 27, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Traded RHP Orlando Santos to the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for RHP Eric Massingham.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Ethan Elias.  Released RHP Corey MacDonald.

July 26, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP B.J. Hyatt.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Jose Samayoa.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF Ryan Tufts.  Released INF Jon Mestas.

July 25, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Acquired RHP Chris Squires from the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Preston Overbey.  Released 1B Caleb Bryson, INF Ben Kline, and RHP Edgar Valle.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Released RHP Oliver Van Zant.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Received INF Josh Scheffert from the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association for a player to be named later.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Sold the contract of RHP D.J. Johnson to the Minnesota Twins.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released 1B Connor Lewis.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Andrew Ferriera.  Released RHP Tad Barton.

July 24, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded catcher Joe Staley to the River City Rascals for a player to be named later.  Signed catcher Doug Joyce.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Traded INF Niko Vasquez to the Southern Illinois Miners for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Josh Adams.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Ryan Deitrich.  Released OF Tyler Zupcic.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Steve Hagen.  Released RHP B.J. Hyatt.

July 23, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed INF Adrian English.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Ethan Elias to the Miami Marlins.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Troy Marks.

July 22, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released OF Devon Torrence.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Cole Bieser.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Stephen Frey.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contracts of RHP Ben Bracewell and catcher Josh Ludy to the Oakland Athletics.  Signed 1B Brian McConkey.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Eric Cendejas, OF Brad Gerig, and OF Dusty Robinson.  Released LHP David Russo.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Acquired INF Tony Delmonico from the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for future considerations.  Signed LHP Anthony Gomez.

July 21, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Conor Kerins.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher P.J. Torres.  Released INF Matt Dickason.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 3B Steve Carrillo.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Brian McConkey.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released INF Jarod Jamerson.

July 20, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Michael Allen.

July 19, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Devon Torrence.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released OF Zach Bricknell.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed INF Blaise Fernandez.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released INF Danny Gonzalez.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Sold the contract of OF Stewart Ijames to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Signed 1B William Beckwith and OF Jose Dore.  Released INF Blaise Fernandez.

July 18, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Mark Belcastro.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed catcher J.D. Dorgan.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Tyler Zupcic.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released RHP Logan Odom.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released OF George Barber and INF Drew Rossi.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Spencer Castro.

July 17, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Tyler Buckley.  Released RHP Zach Arneson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contract of 3B Taylor Ard to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released catcher Doug Joyce and OF Ty Stetson.

July 16, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Sold the contract of LHP Blair Walters to the Atlanta Braves.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released LHP Kris Singh.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Travis McGee.

July 14, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of LHP Chad James to the Texas Rangers.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released RHP Phil Reamy.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released catcher Tyler Roberts.

July 13, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Traded RHP Zach Arneson to the Amarillo Sox of the American Association for a player to be named later.

July 11, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Chase Doremus.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded RHP David Kubiak and LHP Matt Crim to the Joliet Slammers for 2B Marquis Riley.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Tad Barton.

July 9, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Chance Ross.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed UT Joe De Pinto.

July 8, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Kurt Schluter.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Paul Hvozdovic.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Nick Grim.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Jared Martin.

July 5, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Zach Fowler.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP John Kovalik and LHP Eric Perrault.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Travis Bradshaw and RHP Colin Gotzon.  Released RHP Greg Billo.

July 4, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Zak Blair, LHP Michael O’Neal, and OF Ryan Solberg.  Released LHP Brent Choban, UT Ryan Miller, OF Nick Stein, and INF Bobby Joe Tannehill.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Travis McGee.  Released RHP T.J. Larson.

July 3, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed OF Jarod Jamerson.

July 2, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Paul Mittura.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Tyler Thicke.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Kris Singh.

July 1, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released LHP Conor Kerins.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Received INF Jon Dziomba from the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for future considerations.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP John Houston.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Cole Brocker to the Atlanta Braves.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed INF Elijah Trail.  Released OF Nick Fisher.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released LHP Rey Rodriguez and INF Ryan Solberg.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Cam Giannini and RHP Scott Vachon.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released INF Yeury Tejeda.

June 30, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released RHP Zach Petersmine.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Released INF Donald Blunt, RHP Frank DeJiulio, and RHP Josh Hildebrand.  Placed RHP Kyle Blair on the retired list.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released LHP Jake Hermsen and RHP Santo Manzanillo.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded INF Jared McDonald to the St. Paul Saints of the American Association for a player to be named later.

June 28, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Robert Ramer to the San Francisco Giants.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Traded RHP Ryan Connolly to the Lake Erie Crushers.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed 1B Joey Burney.  Released 1B Michael Failoni.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Bryce Shafer.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP B.J. Hyatt.

June 27, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Kevin McNorton.  Released RHP Chase Doremus.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Eric Anderson and catcher Dylan Kelly.  Released catcher Michael Allen and INF Michael Small.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Davidson Peguero.  Released catcher Justin Dalles.

June 26, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Kale Kiser and SS Michael Johnson.  Released 1B Nick Backlund and OF Ryan Sells.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released LHP Eric Erickson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contract of RHP Ray Hanson to the Los Angeles Angels.

June 25, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Greg Billo.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Matt Packer.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Ben Bracewell.  Released LHP Cory Caruso and RHP Andy Urban.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP James Bierlein.  Released RHP Matt Miller and INF Joe Post.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Matt Sergey.  Released RHP Devin Malone.

June 24, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Adam Taylor.  Released OF Kyle Bluestein.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Chris Carmain and RHP Mike Devine.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed INF Jared Martin.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF Greg Harris.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP T.J. Larson.

June 23, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released OF Tyler Grogg.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Josh Miller.  Released INF Denver Chavez.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Hayden Shirley.

June 22, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF T.J. Bennett.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed INF Blaise Fernandez.  Released 1B John Brandmaier.

June 21, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed catcher Orrin Sears.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Sold the contract of INF Jonathan Johnson to the New York Mets.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Tim Koons.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed INF Tyger Pederson.  Released RHP Trevor Shull.
TRAVERSE CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Ryan Brasser.

June 20, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP Matt Dillon.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released OF Chretien Matz.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Josh Slaats.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed SS Gerard Hall.  Released INF Cameron Sherrer.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Chris Bossenbery.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released 1B William Beckwith.

June 19, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Terance Marin to the Chicago White Sox.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Sold the contract of INF Michael Massi to the St. Louis Cardinals.  Signed OF Ryan Sells.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Zach Gordon.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Ryan Mitchell.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Kevin Carroll and RHP Ross Spurgeon.  Released RHP James Bierlein and RHP Max Duval.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Josh Spence.

June 18, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed INF Phillip Wilson.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed LHP Kerry Kelley.  Released RHP Jake Stephens.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Chretien Matz.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Eddie Cody.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Denver Chavez.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed INF Sam Montgomery.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Jordan Mejia.

June 17, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released OF Justin Kalusa.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed INF Frank Florio.  Released OF Matthew Scruggs.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed OF Chris Epps.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sent OF Seth Granger to the Joliet Slammers to complete a previous trade.  Signed INF Matt Dickason, 1B Michael Failoni, and RHP Brant Masters.  Released 1B Brian Haggett, RHP Michael Jahns, and LHP Jose Rosario.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Troy Lambert.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Michael Devine.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed 3B Garrett Carey.

June 16, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released INF Stephen Rodgers.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Michael Small.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contract of INF Matt Reida to the Tampa Bay Rays.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released 2B Nick Ratajczak.

June 15, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated RHP Alex Kaminsky from the injured list.

June 14, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Tommy Organ and INF Matt Reida.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS: Received catcher Justin Dalles from the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.  Released catcher Matt Scioscia.

June 13, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Tyler Thompson.  Released OF Blake Shepherd.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released LHP Roberto Padilla.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Joe Post and LHP James Woods.

June 12, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed catcher Matt Jones.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released OF Marino Guzman and RHP Julio Perez.

June 11, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed 1B Caleb Bryson, LHP Brent Choban, OF Jason Kalusa, and INF Mike Wilson.  Released SS Niko Gallego, RHP Greg McDaniel, and OF James Roche.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed 1B Nick Backlund and SS Michael Massi.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed catcher Michael Vaughn.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS: Signed OF Nick Fisher and RHP Kyle Hassna.  Released OF Cohl Walla.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF Ryan Solberg.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF Casey Roche and INF Kevin Taylor.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed 1B Connor Lewis.

June 10, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Traded catcher Matt Chavez to the Fort Worth Cats of the United League for a player to be named later.  Signed RHP Oliver Van Zant.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contract of RHP Dane Stone to the Chicago White Sox.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Kyle Hassna.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Denver Chavez.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Scott Weismann.

June 9, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Traded RHP Chad Robinson to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Ryan Mitchell.  Released LHP David Wynn.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released INF Brandon Hohl.

June 8, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed RHP Alex Kaminsky on the 7-day injured list.

June 7, 2014

ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed INF Brian Bistagne.  Traded INF Austin Gallagher to the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Alex Gillingham.

June 6, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released catcher Gabriel Molina.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed OF Corey Keller.  Released OF Bill Miller.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Trevor Longfellow.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released INF Brian Bistagne.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Chuck Ghysels.  Released LHP Vladamir Camacho.

June 5, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed LHP Alex Phillips.

June 4, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed LHP Brett Zambron.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Eli Anderson.

June 3, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Sent INF Chris McClendon to the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association to complete a previous trade.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed OF Tyler Grogg.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released LHP Matt Litzinger.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed catcher Michael Allen, LHP Eric Erickson, and RHP Charley Short.  Released INF Josh Band, RHP Chuck Ghysels, and RHP Joe Rosan.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Received INF Austin Gallagher from the Lancaster Barnstormers of the Atlantic League.  Released catcher Adrian Martinez.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Clayton Ruch.  Released LHP Patrick Merlking.

June 2, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sent 1B Nick Schwaner to the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association to complete a previous trade and for a player to be named later.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Released RHP Pat Lowery.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released OF C.J. Epperson and OF Tre-Von Johnson.

June 1, 2014

ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Trevor Shull.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B Jared McDonald.  Released LHP Rich Mascheri and 1B Sundrendy Windster.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed INF John Brandmaier.  Released catcher Michael Allen.

May 31, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed LHP Jacob Liedka.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Tommy Mendoza.  Released RHP Eric Cendejas.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released LHP Dan Meyer.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded RHP Jhonny Montoya to the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks of the American Association for a player to be named later.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Sold the contract of RHP Markus Solbach to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

May 30, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released OF Michael Faulkner.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Received RHP Bobby Shore from the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Released RHP Rich Mascheri.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released OF Wander Ramos.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Frank Martinez and RHP Rich Mascheri.

May 29, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released INF Kevin Berard.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Sold the contract of RHP Josh Slaats to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

May 28, 2014

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed 3B Brandon Hohl, RHP Jordan Mejia, and OF Ty Stetson.

May 27, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF James Roche and INF Ryan Miller.  Released INF Ryan Henley and 1B Clark Murphy.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released 1B Wes Patterson.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Traded INF Ben Kline to the Florence Freedom for Florence’s 1st round pick in the 2015 Frontier League draft.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released INF Nick Latta.

May 26, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Released RHP Ryan Hartman.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Oliver Van Zant.

May 24, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Brian Shimo.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Greg McDaniel.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Ryan Normoyle.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Scott Weismann.  Released RHP Wilson Rivera.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated RHP Alex Kaminsky from the injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Sold the contract of RHP Zak Wasserman to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

May 23, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Brett Zawacki.  Released LHP Mike Johnson.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Jon Levin.

May 22, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Sold the contract of RHP Brad Allen to the Toronto Blue Jays.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Brian Bistagne.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released 1B Eli Sonoqui.

May 21, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Kyle Blair.

May 20, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Traded RHP Jordan McCoy to the Lake Erie Crushers for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Danny Hernandez.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Brett Zawacki.

May 16, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Zach Arneson.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Sean Gusrang and 3B Jose Vargas to contract extensions.

May 14, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Received 1B Nick Schwaner from the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League to complete a previous trade.  Released RHP Tim Brechbuehler, catcher John Harris, RHP Dan Killian, catcher Joe Solomeno.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Pete Levitt and OF Buddy Sosnoskie.  Released RHP Bo Budkevics, LHP Tom Gentile, RHP Justin Martinez, RHP Greg McDaniel, and RHP Andrew Strenge.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Released 3B Joe Poletsky and OF Deaun Williams.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released RHP Kolt Browder, RHP Justin Erasmus, and RHP Oliver Van Zant.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP John Kukuruda and INF Barrett Serrato.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Received catcher Kevin Franchetti from the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released LHP Jason Boyer and RHP Aaron Hilt.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed catcher Ryan McChesney.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded RHP Trent Howard to the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association for a player to be named later.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed RHP Alex Kaminsky on the 7-day injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Jordan Mejia.

May 13, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed INF Cory Urquhart.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Traded catcher Kolin Conner to the Evansville Otters.  Signed OF Tre-Von Johnson.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Tyler Lavigne, RHP Britt Robertshaw, and LHP Rick Teasley.  Sold the contract of RHP Zach Cooper to the Tampa Bay Rays.  Released LHP Eric Fredrick and 1B Kelvin Freeman.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Gardner Adams and INF Kevin Taylor.

May 12, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released INF Jon Dzimoba, LHP Ryan Gibson, RHP Erik Gonsalves, LHP Mike Hanely, 1B James Mallard, and catcher Ryan McChesney.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released OF Nick Akins.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released catcher Nico Baldelli, SS Roger Bernal, LHP Brian Del Rosso, RHP Jordan Kraus, and RHP Blake Ware.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 1B Sean Borman, 3B Steve Carrillo, RHP Tommy Mendoza, and RHP Kyle Owings.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released LHP Justin Albert, LHP Jesus Del Rosario, catcher Jamie Del Valle, OF Matt Hibbert, RHP Mike Jackson, RHP Conner Little, RHP Anthony Narducci, SS Elvin Rodriguez, RHP Billy Scoles, and RHP Billy Young.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Travis Bradshaw, INF Evan King, and catcher Clayton Prestridge.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released RHP Jordan Elliott, OF Jordan Keur, RHP Joey Perrotta, and RHP Andy Smithmyer.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released INF Frank Florio and LHP Erik Perrault.

May 11, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released LHP Alex Bos, catcher Whitt Dorsey, LHP Jacob Liedka, 3B Colt Loehrs, RHP Seth McWilliams, 1B Hunter Ridge, RHP Matt Sergey, RHP Cody Stiles, INF Glenn Walker, and OF Brett Williams.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released RHP Kayvon Bahramzadeh, catcher Cody Coffman, RHP Joe Karlik, RHP Matt LaMothe, and RHP Erik Shannahan.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Traded RHP Colin O’Connell to the Sonoma Stompers of the Pacific Association for a player to be named later.  Released RHP Tyler Claburn.

May 10, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Received SS Stephen Rodgers from the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for future considerations.  Signed RHP Eric Gonsalves.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed catcher Matt Albaugh.  Released catcher David Carrillo, RHP Matthew Johnson, RHP Cory Jordan, and catcher Brian Sheehan.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed catcher Matt Chavez.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP Troy Josza and catcher Tony Sanzhez.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released catcher Conor Thompson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released catcher Anthony Foulk, 1B Kyle Jones, RHP Tyler Lavigne, LHP Jon Levin, and LHP Tommy Organ.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released LHP Gilbert Barrera, RHP Seafth Howe, OF K.C. Judge, OF Matt Petrone, and OF Zac Zdanowicz.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sold the contract of INF David Nick to the Atlanta Braves.  Traded OF Justin Pearson to the Amarillo Sox of the American Association for 1B Eli Sonoqui.  Released RHP John Colella, OF Greg Kumpel, RHP Jeff Neptune, RHP Jordan Poole, and RHP Steven Upchurch.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released INF Kyle Breault, catcher Nick Hladek, RHP Griffin Jones, and RHP Eric Meyerchick.

May 9, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Received INF Cory Urquhart from the Gary South Shore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Released RHP Dan Marcacci, OF Ryan Retz, INF Ray Delvalle, RHP Eddie Medina, catcher Rey Otero, LHP Jon Jones and INF Anthony Torres.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Received catcher Matt Albaugh from the Winnipeg Goldeyes of the American Association for future considerations.  Released RHP Brandon Boyle, OF Andrew Siano, and LHP Eliot Smith.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Sold the contract of catcher Michael Vaughn to the Colorado Rockies.  Signed OF Deaun Williams.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released INF Aaron Glaum.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released LHP Corey Alexander, LHP Nate King, and RHP Dre Watts.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released RHP Zach Fleshman, UT Andrew Heck, and catcher Michael Pair.

May 8, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Sold the contract of LHP Spencer Medick to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Signed OF Chris Ellison.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released OF Manny Alonso, INF Tyler Crandell, LHP Kody Gorden, RHP Kyle Hassna, OF Thomas Healy, LHP Steven Landell, and RHP Richard McCaffrey.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released UT Shane Brown and RHP Corey Rhoney.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Released SS Vickash Ramjit.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Traded catcher Zach Komentani to the River City Rascals for their 2015 1st round draft pick.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Shawn Blackwell to a contract extension.  Signed INF Cater Bell, RHP Devin Malone, catcher Michael Pair, RHP Joey Perrotta, and LHP Alfonso Yevoli.  Released RHP Casey Cannon, RHP Dan Goldstein, and INF Nico Slater.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Matt Scioscia.

May 7, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Brad Allen.  Released catcher Patrick Reardon and LHP Dalton Willige.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Jordan Krauss and LHP Jose Rosario.  Released catcher Patrick Reardon, 1B Hommy Rosario, and LHP Dalton Willige.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Joe Rosan.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 1B Corey Davis.

May 6, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Joe Rosan.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 1B Corey Davis.

May 5, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Tim Brechbuehler and RHP Dan Killian.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Released OF Gauntlett Eldemire.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Brett Higgenbotham and RHP Ja’Vaun West to contract extensions.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Placed OF Nick Akins on the suspended list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 1B Karsten Strieby.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Heith Hatfield.

May 3, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released OF Spencer Anderson.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Kevin Taylor.

May 2, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Anthony Collazo and catcher Rey Otero.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed LHP Thomas Gentile, OF Alex Johnson, RHP Greg McDaniel, and RHP Edgar Valle.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Aaron Baker and RHP Jake Stephens to contract extensions.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Will Rankin.

May 1, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Chad James.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Tucker Jensen and RHP Matt Sergey to contract extensions.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Aaron Hilt.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 2B Brian Aanderud, catcher Anthony Foulk, and INF Aaron Glaum.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Joe Karlik and INF Mark Nelson.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Michael McGuckin and 3B Jon Mestas.

April 30, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed INF Ray Delvalle and LHP Conor Kerins.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed LHP Chris Cummins and RHP Cory Jordan.  Released OF Pablo Bermudez and RHP Jacob Rodriguez.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed LHP Spencer Medick and LHP Brandon Rhode.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed catcher Gabriel Molina, 1B Richard Seigel, and RHP Oliver Van Zant.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Troy Jozsa.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS: Signed RHP Jordan Kraus and LHP Jose Rosario.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed INF Vickash Ramjit and RHP Josh Smoker.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Sold the contract of OF Nick Schultz to the San Diego Padres.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Tanner Tripp.

April 29, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed INF Chase Tucker.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Niko Vasquez to a contract extension.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Traded RHP Zac Treece to the Lake Erie Crushers for 1B Russell Moldenhauer.

April 25, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Edgar Lopez.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Lamarre Rey.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Richard Barrett, INF Johnson, LHP Luke Westphal, and INF Michael Wing to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Daniel Oliver.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed INF Adam Ford and LHP Roberto Padilla.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed SS Tanner Witt.

April 24, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed 3B Greg Bachman and LHP Jarret Leverett.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released RHP Tony Delmonico.

April 23, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed OF Gauntlette Eldemire.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed 1B Jeremy Banks on the retired list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Daniel Carela and catcher Nick Hladek.

April 22, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Taylor Dennis.  Placed 1B James Mallard on the suspended list.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Frank DeJiulio.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Jose Trinidad and RHP Benjamin Weil.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Placed INF Travis Clark on the retired list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed LHP Pete Whittingslow on the suspended list.

April 21, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Patrick Lowery.  Released OF Waylen Sing Chow.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Mike Johnson.  Traded RHP Brett Zawacki to the Southern Illinois Miners for a player to be named later.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF K.C. Judge, INF Ben Kline, OF Sean Mahley, and RHP Charle Rosario.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sent 1B Trevor Whyte and catcher Shane Street to the Rio Grande WhiteWings of the United League to complete previous trades.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Alex Kaminsky and 3B Garrett Rau.  Placed RHP Mike Barsotti on the retired list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Eric Perrault.

April 19, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Dane Stone.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Joey Wagman.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed RHP Charlie Halsup on the retired list.

April 18, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Received INF Chase Tucker from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later. Signed RHP Clint Wright.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed catcher Tyler Roberts.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Received LHP Connor Whalen from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Kayvon Bahramzadeh and INF Denver Chavez.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF George Barber.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Brian Oliver.

April 17, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF George Barber.

April 16, 2014

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Received RHP Charle Rosario from the Quebec Capitales of the Can-Am League for future considerations.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed SS Taylor Wrenn.

April 15, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded RHP Michael Oros to the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings of the United League for future considerations.  Received RHP Ed Kohout from the Alpine Cowboys of the Pecos League for a player to be named later.  Signed LHP Andres Caceres, OF Mike Carballo, RHP Ed Kohout, RHP Justin Martinez, RHP Jacob Rodriguez, OF Andrew Siano, and RHP Walker White.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Derrick Miramontes.

April 14, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed 1B Ben Waldrip.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Luis Noel.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Hunter Ackerman, OF Matt Petrone, and OF Nick Schulz.

April 11, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed INF Joe Poletsky.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Eric Cendejas.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Alex Gillingham.

April 10, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Josh Hildebrand and OF Cameron Monger.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Chucky Ghysels, RHP Richard McCaffrey, and LHP David Wynn.  Released OF Keoni Manago.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed OF Wander Ramos and RHP Gerardo Sanchez.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS: Signed RHP Wilson Rivera.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Victor Larez.

April 9, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed 1B Nik Balog and catcher Ryan McChesney.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed 1B Joe Rapp and OF Matthew Scruggs.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Signed RHP Ryan Zimmerman.  Released catcher Tyler Smith.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Signed RHP Seafth Howe, RHP Danny Jiminez, and OF Zac Zdanowicz.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Named Preston Vancil pitching coach.  Released RHP Brett Kennedy.

April 8, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Eddie Medina.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed RHP Justin Jackson.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Santo Manzanillo and LHP Blair Walters.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Drew Provence to a contract extension.  Signed OF Roman Hernandez.  Released OF Oscar Garcia.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS:  Sent INF Brian Bistagne to the Amarillo Sox of the American Association to complete a previous trade.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS: Signed RHP Travis Bradshaw and LHP Michael Carden to contract extensions.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Drew Rossi.

April 7, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released LHP Drew Bryson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed LHP Brent Choban and 1B Russell Moldenhauer to contract extensions.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Zach Cooper.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded 3B Joe Poletsky to the Frontier Greys for a player to be named later.

April 5, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Blake Monar to a contract extension.  Signed catcher John Harris.
FRONTIER GREYS:  Signed catcher Michael Vaughn.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Rey Rodriguez.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Signed OF Andrew Heck and LHP Zach Fuesser.  Received 3B Joe Poletsky from the Trois-Rivieres Aigles of the Can-Am League to complete a previous trade.

April 4, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed SS Anthony Torres.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed catcher Josh Ludy.  Released catcher Anthony Foulk.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed LHP Justin Albert.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed catcher Jose Gonzalez.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Sent INF Chase Tucker to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association to complete a previous trade.

April 3, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS – Signed 1B Logan Pierce.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed 2B Marquis Riley.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed LHP Kody Gorden and RHP Alan Oaks.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed 3B Taylor Ard.  Released 2B Brian Aanderud.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed RHP Stewart Brase, INF Ryan Cavan, and LHP Trent Howard.

April 2, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed OF Jeremy Nowak.
FRONTIER GREYS – Named Garrett Bauer pitching coach and Jeremiah Knackstedt bench coach.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed RHP Michael Jahns to a contract extension.  Signed catcher Nico Baldelli, OF Zach Bricknell, 1B Brian Haggett, RHP Matt Litzinger, and RHP Blake Ware.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed catcher Chris Cowell to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed INF Kyle Breault and RHP Zak Wasserman.

April 1, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Ryan Connolly.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Traded OF Michael Hur to the Grand Prairie Airhogs of the American Association for a player to be named later.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed INF Chris Burke and INF David Nick.  Released RHP Wes Alsup. Placed OF Steven Liddle on the retired list.

March 23, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS – Signed RHP Cameron Lamb.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed 1B Adam Giacaolne.

March 21, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed INF Josh Allen.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed catcher Ramon Ortega.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Traded 1B Gerardo Avila to the Laredo Lemurs of the American Association for a player to be named later.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Placed INF Chad Cregar on the retired list.

March 20, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Dan Marcacci.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed LHP Peter Gehle and LHP Dave Middendorf.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed LHP Jake Hermsen.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed OF Jose Martinez.

March 19, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Received RHP Preston Olson from the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed LHP Jon Jones.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed RHP Cullen Babin and INF Tyler Crandell.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed RHP Mike Jackson, catcher Adrian Martinez, RHP Anthony Narducci, and RHP Ryan Scoles.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Signed INF Tyler Sciacci and INF Cameron Scherrer.

March 18, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Orlando Santos to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed 2B Hector Crespo.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed RHP Eric Meyerchick and OF Devin Shepherd.

March 17, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Received INF Jon Dziomba from the San Angelo Colts of the United League for future considerations.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed 1B Clark Murphy.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed SS Donald Blunt.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed UT Sean Gerber and 3B Ozney Guillen.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed RHP Ethan Carter.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Placed catcher Zach Aakhus on the retired list.

March 14, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Released OF Ricardo Lizcano.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed LHP Devon Pearson.  Received OF Waylen Sing Chow from the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association for future considerations.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed RHP Aaron Newcomb.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Traded INF Niko Vasquez to the Gateway Grizzlies for a player to be named later.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Signed LHP Gilbert Barrera, RHP Cal Bowling, and RHP Max Duval.

March 12, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed catcher Joe Solomeno and RHP Trevor Walch to contract extensions.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed catcher Brian Sheehan to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Traded LHP Dave Middendorf to the Florence Freedom for RHP Brent Choban and a player to be named later.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Received catcher Adrian Martinez from the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Kyle Dhanani.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed OF Tyler Booth and INF Evan King.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed RHP Daniel Johnson.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed LHP Pete Whittingslow.

March 11, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Chad Robinson to a contract extension.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed INF Zach Tanner.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Traded RHP Jordan Wellander to the Joliet Slammers for OF Ryan Hutchinson.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS– Named Greg Cadaret pitching coach.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed LHP Jake Fisher, RHP Charlie Halsup, and OF Max White.

March 10, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Evan Mott to a contract extension.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed 1B Jon Minucci.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Jordan McCoy.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed OF Edgar Corcino.

March 7, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed OF Chris Sweeney.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed OF Cole Miles and RHP Andrew Strenge to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Bo Budkevics, catcher David Carrillo, 1B Robert Kelly, and RHP Taylor Robinson.  Placed INF Justin Bass on the retired list.  Released OF David Harris, catcher Jim Jacquot, and RHP Brandon Mathes.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed RHP Keith Picht.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed RHP Andrew Aizenstadt.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed catcher Adam Lewis.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed LHP Patrick Merkling.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Sold the contract of LHP Steve Messner to the San Francisco Giants.  Signed catcher Michael Allen, RHP Zach Fleshman, catcher Maxx Garrett, OF Stewart Ijames, RHP Zach LeBarron, RHP Chris Phelan, and LHP Matt Phillips to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Casey Cannon, LHP Tim Flight, OF Mariano Guzman, RHP Julio Perez, and 3B Yeury Tejeda.

March 6, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Robert Ramer to a contract extension.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed LHP Jesus Del Rosario to a contract extension. Signed catcher Jaime Del Valle.

March 5, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed OF Kyle Bluestein and OF Nick Stein to contract extensions.  Signed INF Sam Eberle.

March 4, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed OF Ryan Retz.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Received RHP Andrew Aizenstadt from the Wichita Wingnuts for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Hunter Ridge.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP John Kukuruda.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Sold the contract of catcher John Nester to the San Diego Padres.

March 3, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed RHP Casey Henn to a contract extension.  Signed catcher Joe Staley.
FRONTIER GREYS – Signed RHP Ryan Hartman.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Placed LHP Cameron Roth on the retired list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Placed INF Jason Ganek, OF Kenny Gregory, and INF Cannon Lester on the retired list.

February 28, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Traded OF Antone DeJesus to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed 3B Jacob Tanis to a contract extension.  Traded SS Junior Arrojo to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for RHP Bo Budkevics, 2B Robby Kelly, and RHP Taylor Robinson.  Released RHP Patrick Robinson.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Chase Doremus to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Sent RHP Nelson Curry to the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association to complete a previous trade.

February 27, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed RHP Zach Petersime.
FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed INF Bobby Joe Tannehill and RHP Chuck Weaver to contract extensions.
JOLIET SLAMERS – Signed RHP Sam Moore.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Placed INF Keith Werman on the retired list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Traded RHP Kyle Wahl to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for catcher John Nester.

February 26, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed RHP Cody Stiles.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed INF Josh Band and OF Thomas Healy.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed LHP Matt Bywater, LHP Eric Fredrick, RHP David Kubiak, and RHP Jeff Neptune.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Placed 2B Ryan Still on the retired list.

February 25, 2014

FRONTIER GREYS – Named Kyle Haines field manager.  Received RHP Josh Hildebrand and RHP Keith Picht from the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for future considerations.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Named Dan Rohn field manager.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed RHP Jordan Mejia.

February 24, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLES – Signed RHP Kolt Browder.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Released OF Jordan Owen.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Sold the contract of INF Jairo Perez to the New York Mets.  Signed RHP Griffin Jones and INF Nick Latta.

February 21, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Signed OF John Schultz to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed LHP Todd Kibby and RHP Trevor Longfellow.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Traded RHP Michael Click to the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association for a player to be named later.

February 20, 2014

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed catcher Zach Komentani to a contract extension.  Signed 1B Yazy Arbelo and LHP Rusty Shellhorn.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Traded OF Jayce Ray to the Sonoma Stompers of the Pacific Association for a player to be named later.

February 19, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Kody McFarland.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed RHP Mickey Jannis and INF Vincent Mejia to contract extensions.  Signed SS Roger Bernal, OF Michael Durham, and RHP Dalton Willige.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Traded RHP Wes Torrez to the Camden Riversharks of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

February 18, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed RHP Justin Erasmus to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Seth McWilliams.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed INF Max Casper.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed RHP Ethan Elias.

February 17, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed SS Niko Gallego, RHP Adam Krebs, and LHP Eliot Smith.

February 14, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed OF Craig Hertler to a contract extension.  Signed catcher Patrick Reardon and catcher Conor Thompson.  Released INF Max Casper.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Released RHP Matt Suschak.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Signed catcher Ty Nelson and catcher Mike Valadez to contract extensions.  Signed catcher Cody Coffman.

February 13, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Traded INF Chris McClendon to the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Traded RHP Tyler Lavigne to the River City Rascals for RHP Corey MacDonald.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed RHP Tyler Lavigne to a contract extension.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Traded 3B Matt Greener to the Amarillo Sox of the American Association for RHP Ryan Scoles.  Signed catcher Ryan Breen, INF Travis Clark, and RHP Mike Schaub.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Signed 2B C.J. Beatty to a contract extension.

February 12, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Traded LHP Matt Zielinski to the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Matt Dillon to a contract extension.  Signed 3B Barrett Serrato.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed UT Shane Brown.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Released RHP Adam Tollefson.

February 11, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed LHP Brian Del Rosso.

February 10, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Signed RHP Pat Butler, OF Scott Kalamar, and INF Ryan Kresky to contract extensions.

February 7, 2014

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed INF Anderson Hidalgo to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Chris Orphanos.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Placed 3B Frank Pfister on the retired list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Sold the contract of OF Quincy Latimore to the Pittsburgh Pirates.

February 6, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Andrew Busby to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed OF Ryan McIntyre.

February 5, 2014

FLORENCE FREEDOM – Signed RHP Jorge Marban to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Matthew Johnson.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed INF Jose Garcia.

February 4, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed INF Santiago Chirino and RHP Jose Trinidad to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Cole Brocker.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Jay Austin.

February 3, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed OF C.J. Epperson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed OF Seth Granger and RHP Brandon Smith to contract extensions.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed INF Ryan Lashley to a contract extension.  Signed LHP Steve Landell.

January 31, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed 1B Colt Loehrs.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed catcher Kolin Conner and INF Grant DeBruin to contract extensions.  Signed OF Ryan Hutchinson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed INF Kevin Berard, RHP Brad Duffy, LHP Matt Rein, and SS Juan Sanchez to contract extensions.  Signed 3B Hommy Rosado.

January 30, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed INF Tommy Richards.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Signed RHP Seth Webster to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Erik Shannahan and RHP Anthony Smith.

January 29, 2014

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed LHP James Ferguson.

January 28, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed OF Madison Beaird.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed RHP Tommy Mendoza to a contract extension.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Sold the contract of INF Gerard Hall to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed OF Justin Pearson.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Sold the contract of RHP Johnny Omahen to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Named Kevin Gryboski pitching coach.  Signed 1B William Beckwith.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed RHP Hayden Shirley.

January 27, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed OF Xavier Macklin.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed OF Darian Sandford to a contract extension.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed LHP Nate King.

January 24, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed LHP Jacob Liedka.

January 22, 2014

EVANSVILLE OTTERS – Traded catcher Brian Erie to the Kansas City T-Bones of the American Association for RHP Chad Robinson.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Signed OF Daniel Poma.  Released INF Nick Boggan, OF Tyler Hall, and OF Tim Williams.

January 21, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Traded RHP Tim Brown to the Wichita Wingnuts of the American Association for OF Madison Beaird and 1B Colt Loehrs.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Traded RHP Casey Barnes to the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League for future considerations.

January 20, 2014

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Signed OF Aaron Gates, OF Matt Howard, INF Steve Marino, and INF Sundrendy Windster.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed SS Rob Benedict.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Named Bob Didier hitting coach.

January 17, 2014

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS – Signed 2B Nick Ratajczak.

January 16, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Sent RHP Zac Treece to the Joliet Slammers to complete two previous trades.  Signed OF Mike Faulkner.
JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed RHP Zac Treece to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Named Chris Mongiardo field manager.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Signed OF Spencer Anderson, RHP Ryan Gibbard, and LHP Rich Mascheri.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS – Named Stephen Holdren hitting coach.

January 14, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed catcher Whitt Dorsey.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS – Sent LHP Connor Whalen to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association to complete a previous trade.  Signed OF Alexi Colon to a contract extension.  Signed OF Jordan Owen.

January 13, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed LHP Dylan Chavez.  Send RHP Zac Treece to the Joliet Slammers to complete a previous trade.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Sent LHP Connor Whalen to the Schaumburg Boomers to complete a previous trade.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed LHP Ian MacDougall.

January 10, 2014

JOLIET SLAMMERS – Signed OF Bill Miller.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed 2B Mike Felton.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed 3B Jovan Rosa to a contract extension.

January 9, 2014

NORMAL CORNBELTERS – Received OF Sam Judah from the Sioux City Explorers of the American Association to complete a previous trade.  Signed OF Manny Alonso, OF Sam Judah, and OF Jhiomar Veras.
RIVER CITY RASCALS – Placed 1B Matt Smith on the suspended list.
ROCKFORD AVIATORS – Signed RHP Billy Young.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS – Signed OF Scott Woodward to a contract extension.

January 6, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Placed INF Alex Guthrie on the retired list.

January 3, 2014

RIVER CITY RASCALS – Signed UT Eddie Rodriguez.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS – Signed catcher Zach Aakhus to a contract extension.

January 2, 2014

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES – Signed OF Blake Shepherd.


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