Transactions

February 23, 2017

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Received RHP Joe Pavlovich from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association.  Placed RHP Joe Pavlovich on the suspended list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Signed OF Kenny Peoples-Walls.

February 22, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Robert Garza.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Traded INF Ryne Willard to the Texas AirHogs of the American Association for OF Kenny Peoples-Walls.

February 21, 2017

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Kevin Simmons to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Logan Sawyer.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Ricky Santiago.  Placed RHP Jayson Yano on the suspended list.  Activated INF Taylor Smart from the suspended list.

February 20, 2017

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Joe Ortiz.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Diego Ibarra.

February 17, 2017

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Chris Rice to a contract extension.

February 16, 2017

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Robert Robbins to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Connor Oliver to a contract extension.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Tyler Ihrig.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Evan Raynor.

February 15, 2017

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Traded INF Paul Kronenfeld to the New Britain Bees of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Activated LHP Jake Fisher from the suspended list.

February 13, 2017

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Christopher Fornaci.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Signed INF Nick Berger.

February 11, 2017

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Joe Mello and RHP Andrew Moralez.  Released RHP Randy McCurry.

February 10, 2017

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed 1B Marc Flores to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Nick Cunningham.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Hector Hernandez.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Received RHP Cody Culp from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for future considerations.

February 9, 2017

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Scott Kuzminsky.

February 8, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Placed RHP Jeremy Gooding on the suspended list.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed 3B Brent Gillespie.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Shane Bryant to a contract extension.  Signed OF Zach Jones and catcher Justin Kovalsky.

February 7, 2017

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed INF Lance Montano and C/1B Alejandro Sergovia.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded SS Brett Balkan to the Utica Unicorns of the United Shore Professional Baseball League for future considerations.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Chandler Jagogzinski to a contract extension.

February 6, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Ozzy Braff.  Placed RHP Zach Isler on the suspended list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Bobby San Martin.

February 5, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Cody Beck.

February 4, 2017

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF/1B Ryan Garvey.

February 3, 2017

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Richard England.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded SS Austin Wobrock to the Florence Freedom for RHP Mark Smyth.

February 2, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Eli Garcia-Reyes.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Justin Lawrence.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed OF Mark Nelson and RHP Scott Schultz on the suspended list.  Released catcher Jack Cockrum and OF Tobias Moreno.

February 1, 2017

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Joe Webb.  Released RHP J.R. Edwards, RHP Tyler Levine, and OF Sikes Orvis.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed catcher Ryan Rinsky.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed INF Melvin Rodriguez to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Steve Hagen to a contract extension.

January 31, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed catcher Louis Iannotti.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Robert Maislin.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Received OF Austin Darby and RHP Matt Shepherd from the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association to complete a previous trade.

January 30, 2017

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Nigel Nootbaar.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Taylor Cockrell.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed OF Bralin Jackson.

January 29, 2017

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed INF D.J. Gee.

January 28, 2017

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed catcher Nick Murphy.

January 27, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed SS Wardy Polanco-Torres.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Matthew Spann.

January 26, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Matt LeVert and OF Alex Rubanowitz.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed OF Zion Bell.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Brandon Maddern.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Jeremy Hinshaw.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Josh Falbo.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Tyler Hunt.

January 25, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Brandon Texiera.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed 1B/OF C.J. Needam.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed 3B Josh McAdams.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Francisco Carrillo and RHP Mike Elwood to contract extensions.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed catcher Brandon Oliver.

January 24, 2017

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Traded RHP Josh Laxer to the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association for RHP Diego Ibarra.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Signed RHP Payton Lobdell.

January 23 2017

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed OF Brandon Soat.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Jose Flores and OF d’Aundray Van Slyke.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Received RHP Nick Cunningham from the Trois-Rivieres Aigles of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed 1B Aaron Dudley to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Ryan Fucci.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Scott Morton.

January 21, 2017

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Joseph Webb.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed SS Nate Ferrell.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B Justin Chigbogu.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Rob Blanc to a contract extension.

January 20, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded RHP Ben Allison to the Eastside Diamond Hoppers of the United Shore League for future considerations.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Signed LHP Kevin Williams.

January 19, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Traded RHP Jordan Wellander to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for C/1B Elvin Soto.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Signed SS Lucas Hunter.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Traded RHP Ryan Leach to the Trois-Rivieres Aigles of the Can-Am League for RHP Scott Kuzminsky.

January 18, 2017

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded RHP Andrew Woeck to the Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed OF Quinnton Mack.

January 17, 2017

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF Kyle Ruchim.

January 13, 2017

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated OF Zack Weigel from the injured list.  Signed INF Will Soto.

January 12, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Traded OF Brandon Thomas to the York Revolution of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Davis Adkins.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Larry Balkwill to a contract extension.

January 10, 2017

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Placed INF Seth Heck on the retired list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Yeixon Ruiz.

January 9, 2017

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Received OF Yeixon Ruiz from the Trois Rivieres Aigles of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.  Placed RHP Michael Schweiss on the retired list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Kurt Lipscomb to a contract extension.  Signed 2B Melvin Gray.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed catcher Kendall Patrick to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Received RHP Ryan Leach from the Quebec Capitales of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.

January 6, 2017

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF Devin Carter.

January 2, 2017

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Ben Allison and OF Collins Cuthrell to contract extensions.

December 29, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Yeicok Calderon.

December 27, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher Bryan De La Rosa to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Brian Utterback.

December 23, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Ty Provencher.

December 22, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sold the contract of catcher Jose Barraza to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed LHP Gunnar Kines to a contract extension.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Joe Ravert.

December 21, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed LHP Marty Anderson.

December 20, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Josh Wright to a contract extension.

December 19, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Nate Hoffmann.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed OF Justin Garcia to a contract extension.  Signed LHP Cole Way.  Placed 1B Jimmy Yezzo on the suspended list.

December 18, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed 2B Jordan Dean.

December 16, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher Derek Shomon.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed INF Justin Fletcher to a contract extension.

December 15, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Josh Henderson to a contract extension.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Derek Cornell.  Placed INF Logan Davis on the retired list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed catcher James Keller to a contract extension.

December 14, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Declined the 2017 contract options on LHP Delio Coutinho and RHP Joe McCarty.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed catcher Dylan Kelly to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on RHP Nick Palacious, RHP Chris DeBoo, RHP Corey Sessions, RHP Brooks Trujillo, RHP Adam Lopez, RHP Zach Cooper, RHP Kyle Tinius, catcher Riley Moore, OF Aaron Gates, INF Alex De Leon, INF Francisco Rosario, INF Shane Kennedy, RHP Josh Kimborowicz, INF Willi Martin, OF Kurt Wertz, Jr., OF Nolan Earley, OF Brandon Cummins, INF Julius Gaines, RHP Dyllon Nuernberg, and INF Wendell Soto.  Declined the options on LHP Jake Pannunzio, RHP Jake Cose, and LHP Alex Ministeri.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Andrew Brockett, OF Marcos Derkes, OF Connor Hoffman, catcher Gaby Juarbe, and 3B Jose Vargas.

December 13, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on OF Josh Henderson, OF Collins Cuthrell, RHP Zach Isler, RHP Cody Gray, RHP Ben Allison, and RHP Jeremy Gooding.  Declined the options on RHP Troy Bozeman, OF Austin Newell, and catcher Isaac Wenrich.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on LHP Stetson Nelson, RHP Keegan Ghidotti, RHP Kolby Moore, INF Max Casper, catcher Bryan De La Rosa, catcher Jose Barraza, OF Connor Oliver, OF Sean Hurley, RHP Josh Laxer, RHP Chandler Jagodzinski, INF Brendan Constantino, LHP Jeff Dally, OF Parker Norris, RHP Juan Caballero, RHP Steve Hagen, 1B Richard Seigel, OF Robb Paller, RHP Josh Heddinger, LHP Conner Reed, INF Nick Covello, RHP Jordan McCoy, RHP Justin Sinibaldi, and RHP Manny Arciniega.  Declined the options on 3B Sam Eberle and INF Kevin Zak.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on 1B Aaron Dudley, INF Justin Fletcher, OF Dillon Haupt, catcher Dylan Kelly, RHP Mike Ellwood, LHP Casey Brown, RHP Matt Chaviarra, LHP Max Homick, RHP Horacio Acosta, RHP Charlie Gillies, RHP Francisco Carrillo, RHP Race Parmenter, OF Ty Morris, OF Mitch Elliott, and OF Jesus Solorzano.  Declined the options on RHP Quinn Pippin, INF Elvin Rodriguez, and INF Brandon Roberts.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed OF Jimmy Kerrigan.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Jake Joyce to a contract extension.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on RHP Rob Blanc, RHP James Ball, RHP Kramer Champlin, RHP Augie Gallardo, RHP Jacob Lanning, LHP Benjamin Libuda, LHP JoeAnthony Rivera, UT Casey Rodrigue, RHP Michael Shreves, RHP Tucker Simpson, INF Giancarlo Brugnoni, INF Will Kengor, INF Steven Patterson, INF Christian Sanisteban, OF Ryan Botger, OF Elijah Trail, OF Jeff DeBlieux, RHP Dylan Stoops, and RHP Luke Barker.

December 12, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Ken Knudsen to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on OF Corey Bass, catcher Larry Balkwill, and INF Blair Beck.

December 10, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Received OF Yeicok Calderon from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association to complete a previous trade.

December 8, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF Daniel Hoy to a contract extension.

December 7, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed 1B/OF Corey Baptist.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Connor Hofmann.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Joey Miller.  Exercised the 2017 contract options on INF Tim Zier, INF Kyle Wood, INF Ransom LaLonde, INF Taylor Smart, OF Coco Johnson, LHP Jake Fisher, LHP Zak Wasserman, LHP Brady Muller, RHP Clay Chapman, RHP Kyle Von Ruden, RHP Zac Wescott, LHP Jake Stolley, RHP Tyler Murphy, RHP Jayson Yano, RHP Austin Delmotte, RHP Andrew Lowe, LHP Chris Chigas, RHP Brian Loconsole, and LHP Evan Crower.  Declined the options on OF John Williams, RHP Cam Giannini, RHP Dan Child, and RHP Anthony Bazzani.

December 5, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Diego Cedeno.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed RHP Kagen Hopkins to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed OF Cody Keefer on the retired list.

December 4, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed 1B/OF Mark Krueger.  Exercised the 2017 contract options on RHP Will Landsheft, INF Ben Waldrip, catcher Tyler Tewell, OF Cody Livesay, RHP Vince Molesky, RHP Jordan Wellander, RHP Adam Eggnatz, LHP Corey Kimes, OF Blake Brown, INF Craig Massoni, OF Brandon Thomas, INF Josh Bunselmeyer, INF Zach Lavy, RHP Jonathan Pusateri, RHP Kevin Jefferis, RHP Will Lamarche, RHP Ja’Vaun West, LHP Dylan Craig, INF Logan Davis, INF Seth Heck, OF Sam Fischer, RHP Trevor Richards, and RHP Dakota Smith.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on OF Phil Bates, INF Carter Bell, RHP Shane Bryant, LHP Brent Choban, 1B Marc Flores, INF Jake Gronsky, OF Jimmy Heck, RHP Connor McLaughlin, RHP Kevin McNorton, RHP Liam O’Sullivan, LHP Chris Rice, RHP Robert Robbins, INF Melvin Rodriguez, OF Rock Shoulders, RHP Kevin Simmons, RHP Sean Townsley, RHP Charlie White, OF Zarley Zalewski, RHP Confesor Lara, OF Boo Vasquez,  and RHP Kaleb Ort.  Declined the options on LHP Donovan Feenstra, RHP Marc Rutledge, and RHP Kurt Sowa.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed catcher Nick Oddo.

December 2, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released catcher R.J. Devish.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed catcher Craig LePre to a contract extension.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on OF Argenis Aldazoro, RHP Evan Boyd, catcher Jack Cockrum, RHP Derek DeYoung, RHP Patrick Dolan, INF Mikal Hill, RHP Kagen Hopkins, OF Daniel Hoy, RHP Jake Joyce, catcher James Keller, LHP Austin Kerr, LHP Gunner Kines, RHP Kenny Knudsen, DH Paul Kronenfeld, RHP Kurt Lipscomb, RHP Brett Mabry, INF Michael McClellan, OF Tobias Moreno, OF Mark Nelson, INF Nick Oberg, RHP Dexter Price, RHP Scott Schultz, INF Kenny Towns, RHP Seth Webster, OF Zack Weigel, INF Josh Gardnier, SS Nick King, and LHP Preston Jamison.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on INF Brandon Bixler, LHP Devon Davis, RHP Trevor Foss, RHP Joe Ravert, LHP Matt Snyder, RHP Kolin Stanley, RHP Luke Wilkins, RHP Andrew Woeck, RHP Ernesto Zaragoza, catcher John Fidanza, catcher Kyle Pollock, INF Leon Byrd, INF Ryne Willard, INF Austin Wobrock, INF Jimmy Yezzo, OF Justin Garcia, OF Quinnton Mack, and OF Ricky Rodriguez.  Declined the options on RHP Austin Perritt, INF Grant Fink, OF Nick Ferdinand, INF Brian Haar, INF Logan Uxa, OF Jamal Austin, and OF Andrew Heck.

November 30, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Sam Brunner and OF Clay Ragland.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Hunter Thomas.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Taylor Love.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed 1B Mike McClellan and OF Zack Weigel to contract extensions.  Placed RHP Dexter Price on the suspended list.  Released OF Dusty Robinson.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Chase Cunningham, RHP Matt Fraudin, INF Alvaro Gonzalez, catcher Alex McKeon, and LHP Brian O’Keefe to contract extensions.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed OF John Eierman on the retired list.

November 29, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Nolan Meadows to a contract extension.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF Will Krug.

November 28, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Andrew Godbold and RHP Jordan Kraus to contract extensions.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Chris Long.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Skylar Hunter, RHP Nick Kennedy, and RHP Tim Koons to contract extensions.  Exercised the 2017 contract options on LHP Shane Bay, RHP Derek Cape, LHP Michael Gunn, RHP Tommy Lawrence, INF Johnny Morales, RHP Will Schierholz, OF Jackson Slaid, INF Austen Smith, RHP Josh Wright, RHP Jake Negrete, RHP Joe Scanio, and RHP Clint Wright.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Chris Gammon.

November 26, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS: Signed OF Jacoby Middleton to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Trey Griffin.

November 24, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Santiago Chirino and RHP Cody Gappa to contract extensions.

November 23, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B/OF Brandon Cuddy.

November 22, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Exercised the 2017 contract options on LHP Hunter Ackerman, OF Kaeo Aliviado, INF Josh Allen, RHP Ryan Atkinson, RHP Felix Baez, 1B Chris Breen, RHP Max Duval, RHP J.R. Edwards, LHP Kenny Frosch, OF Jeff Gardner, INF Rolando Gomez, RHP Kevin Kleis, RHP Randy McCurry, RHP Preston Olson, catcher Dane Phillips, RHP Luc Rennie, OF Denzel Richardson, INF Chris Riopedre, catcher Julio Rodriguez, OF John Schultz, RHP Tyler Thompson, RHP Tyler Vail, RHP Trevor Walch, RHP Shane Weedman, RHP Matt Wivinis, and catcher Kolten Yamaguchi.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed INF Marco Velazquez.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Miguel Torres.

November 21, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Traded LHP Kenny Frosch to the St. Paul Saints of the American Association for a player to be named later.

November 19, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Adam Falcon.

November 17, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Andre Mercurio to a contract extension.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Sold the contract of RHP Luke Barker to the Milwaukee Brewers.

November 16, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed INF Alex Fink.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed catcher Mike Jurgella to a contract extension.

November 15, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded OF Kyle Gaedele to the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.  Signed LHP Dan Ludwig to a contract extension.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Austin Kerr to a contract extension.  Traded RHP Seth Webster to the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League for future considerations.

November 14, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 2B Jason Merjano to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed INF Trent Zaks.

November 11, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Javier Matricorena and LHP Patrick McGrath to contract extensions.  Signed INF John Ascenzia and RHP Jalen Miller.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed SS Ian Yestko.

November 10, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Ethan Gibbons, RHP Pete Levitt, and LHP Zach Wendorf to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Mark Smyth.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Signed catcher Daniel Comstock.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated catcher Alex McKeon from the injured list.  Released catcher Steve Sulcoski.

November 9, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed catcher Josh Ludy to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed SS Joel McKeithan.

November 8, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed SS Brett Balkan, RHP Evan Bickett, 1B Jordan Brower, INF Daniel Fraga, catcher Garrett Vail, and RHP Tony Vocca to contract extensions.  Signed INF Mike Morris, RHP Matt Pobereyko, and INF Jonathan Reyes.

November 7, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Shane Street to a contract extension.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded OF David Popkins to the Rockland Boulders of the Can-Am League for OF Quinnton Mack and RHP Joe Ravert.

November 4, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed catcher Charlie Meyer.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Received INF Leon Byrd from the Texas AirHogs of the American Association to complete a previous trade.

November 3, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded RHP Joe Pavlovich to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.   Signed OF Robby Enslen to a contract extension.

November 2, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Lucas Laster to a contract extension.  Signed INF Connor Teykl.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed 1B Adam Urbania.

October 31, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed INF Josh Silver and RHP Jason Zgardowski to contract extensions.  Placed RHP Will Schierholz on the suspended list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS
:  Sold the contract of catcher Corey Bass to the Miami Marlins.

October 24, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 1B/LHP Clint Freeman to a contract extension.

October 20, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Austin Warner to a contract extension.  Traded RHP Zeb Sneed to the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association for INF Connor Teykl and to complete a previous trade.

October 18, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Vince Apicella.

October 17, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed INF Braxton Martinez to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Tanner Wilt.

October 14, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Reese Gregory to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Julian Service.

October 13, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed UT Billy Germaine.

October 12, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded INF Taylor Oldham to the Quebec Capitales of the Can-Am League for RHP Sam Brunner and RHP Mark Smyth.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Sold the contract of LHP Casey Brown to the Philadelphia Phillies.

October 10, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Sent OF Shaun Cooper and LHP Braulio Torres-Perez to the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association to complete previous trades.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Activated LHP Lucas Laster from the suspended list.  Activated RHP Josh Wright from the injured list.

October 5, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Chris Cummins and 1B Vin Guglietti.  Placed RHP Joe Scanio on the retired list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Zac Grotz to a contract extension.  Traded RHP Zac Grotz to the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

October 3, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded OF Chris Grayson to the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

September 28, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sold the contract of INF Shane Kennedy to the Minnesota Twins.

September 23, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Matt Wivinis to the New York Yankees.

September 20, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded RHP Zac Treece to the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.

September 19, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Kaleb Ort to the Arizona Diamondbacks.

September 13, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released OF Eric Ferguson, LHP Jon Jones, RHP Chris Rogers, LHP Chris Scarlett, and catcher Jason Scholl.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded LHP Rich Mascheri to the Somerset Patriots of the Atlantic League for future considerations.

September 9, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed SS Francisco Rosario on the suspended list.

        September 3, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed RHP Kevin Kleis on the 60-day injured list.  Activated RHP Trevor Walch from the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed RHP Dyllon Nuernberg on the 14-day injured list.  Activated RHP Zach Cooper from the injured list.

August 31, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Activated RHP Jordan Wellander from the injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Activated LHP Michael Gunn from the injured list.  Placed RHP Josh Wright on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to August 30.

August 30, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed RHP Tyler Vail on the 60-day injured list.  Activated RHP Felix Baez from the injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed INF Julius Gaines on the 60-day injured.  Activated OF Kurt Wertz, Jr. from the injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed INF Taylor Smart on the suspended list.

August 27, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed 1B/OF Paul Kronenfeld on the 14-day injured list.  Signed OF Daniel Hoy.

August 25, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Connor McLaughlin.  Activated RHP Kaleb Ort from the injured list.  Placed LHP Donovan Feenstra on the 7-day injured list.

August 24, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Jacoby Middleton.

August 23, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated RHP Trevor Longfellow from the injured list.  Placed RHP Josh Laxer on the suspended list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Activated catcher John Fidanza from the injured list.

August 21, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released INF Jamodrick McGruder.

August 20, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed catcher R.J. Devish on the retired list.

August 19, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Confesor Lara to the Minnesota Twins.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Transferred OF Mitch Elliott to the 60-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Signed LHP Brandon Bixler.  Signed catcher John Fidanza to a contract extension.

August 18, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Transferred OF Tillman Pugh to the 14-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Sold the contract of RHP Zac Grotz to the Los Angeles Dodgers.

August 15, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed OF Kaeo Aliviado on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to August 14.  Placed RHP Felix Baez on the 7-day injured list.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed UT Javier Marticorena.  Released INF Mason Salazar.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Traded RHP Tyler Levine and 1B Sikes Orvis to the Evansville Otters for players to be named later.  Activated 1B Mike Garza from the suspended list.  Signed OF Jimmy Heck.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Brendan Ryan.  Placed OF Mitch Elliott on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to August 14.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Dylan Brammer.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Austin Kerr and OF Tobias Moreno.  Released OF Matt Petrone.  Placed OF Tillman Pugh on the 7-day injured list.

August 14, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Evan Bickett.  Released RHP David Adkins.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Transferred LHP Kolby Moore to the 60-day injured list.  Signed LHP Jeff Dally.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Jayson Yano.

August 13, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated RHP Tyler Vail from the injured list.  Signed RHP J.R. Edwards.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Transferred RHP Keegan Ghidotti to the 60-day injured list.  Released LHP Mike Devine.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Placed LHP Michael Gunn on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to August 12.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated RHP Kagen Hopkins from the injured list.

August 12, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed RHP Keegan Ghidotti on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Traded RHP Josh Heddinger to the Lake Erie Crushers for their 1st round pick in the 2017 Frontier League draft.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated catcher John Fidanza from the injured list.  Placed catcher John Fidanza on the 7-day injured list.

August 11, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Placed RHP Jordan Wellander on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to August 10.  Signed OF Eric Ferguson and RHP Chris Rogers.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Acquired OF Tillman Pugh from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Released OF Griff Gordon.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed INF Logan Uxa on the retired list.  Signed RHP Christian Powell.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed LHP Jake Fisher on the suspended list.

August 10, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Transferred OF Blake Brown to the 14-day injured list.

August 9, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated catcher Joe Staley from the injured list.  Transferred RHP Kurt Sowa to the 60-day injured list.  Placed RHP Kaleb Ort on the 7-day injured list.  Placed RHP Kevin McNorton on the 14-day injured list.  Signed LHP Zach Hirsch and RHP Confesor Lara.  Released OF Hunter Ridge.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed 1B Mike McClellan.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Activated LHP Rick Teasley from the injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Augie Gallardo.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed OF Justin Garcia and INF Alvaro Gonzalez.

August 8, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed RHP Tyler Vail on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to August 6.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Released LHP Vince Apicella.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Received 1B Mike McClellan from the San Rafael Pacifics of the Pacific Association for a player to be named later.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released 1B/OF Edison Sanchez.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Released RHP Sam Agnew-Wieland and catcher Zach Fish.

August 7, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Received LHP Braulio Torres-Perez from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Activated RHP Davis Adkins from the injured list.  Placed RHP Ben Allison on the 7-day injured list.  Released RHP Tanner Kiest.

August 6, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Placed OF Blake Brown on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to August 3.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Skylar Hunter.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated LHP Kurt Lipscomb from the injured list.  Placed RHP Kagen Hopkins on the 7-day injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Brandon Cummins and LHP Jake Pannuzio.  Released RHP Dustin Baston and OF Brendan O’Brien.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Austin Benbnowski.

August 5, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated C/3B Julio Rodriguez from the injured list.  Released LHP Nick Valenza.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Released RHP Mitchell Osnowitz.  Signed LHP Donovan Feenstra.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released OF Justin Byrd.  Activated catcher R.J. Devish from the injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Placed RHP Jake Negrete on the suspended list.  Signed LHP Dan Ludwig to a contract extension.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed OF Zack Weigel on the 60-day injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded LHP Dan Ludwig to the River City Rascals for 1B Willi Martin.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Matt Snyder.

August 3, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Rich Mascheri.  Placed RHP Zach Cooper on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to July 31.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Sold the contract of RHP Trevor Foss to the Cleveland Indians.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed catcher Larry Balkwill to a contract extension.

August 2, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed LHP Nick Valenza on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to July 31.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed OF Robb Paller.

August 1, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released catcher Jack Wietlispach.

July 31, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated 1B Jordan Brower from the injured list.  Placed RHP Davis Adkins on the 7-day injured list.

July 30, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated RHP Luc Rennie from the injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Signed RHP Corey Sessions.

July 29, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated LHP Patrick McGrath from the injured list.  Transferred RHP Zach Isler to the 60-day injured list.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated RHP Kevin McNorton from the injured list.  Placed catcher Joe Staley on the 7-day injured list.  Released RHP Jordan Pannell.  Signed UT Zarley Zalewski.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated RHP Josh Heddinger from the injured list.  Placed LHP Kurt Lipscomb on the 7-day injured list.  Signed OF Argenis Aldazoro.

July 28, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Placed LHP Dylan Craig on the 14-day injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Transferred RHP Joe Scanio to the 14-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Steve Sulcoski.

July 26, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released RHP Jeremy Hutchison.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Signed LHP Dylan Craig.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated INF Brendan Costantino from the injured list.  Placed catcher R.J. Devish on the 7-day injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Activated SS Johnny Morales from the injured list.  Released 3B Danny Rosenbaum.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Activated catcher Toby DeMello from the injured list.  Placed OF Kurt Wertz, Jr. on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to July 23.  Placed LHP Rick Teasley on the 7-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed SS Ryne Willard.

July 24, 2016

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed OF Dusty Robinson on the 60-day injured list, retroactive to July 23.  Signed OF Matt Petrone.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Received RHP Jake Cose from the Sussex County Miners of the Can-Am League to complete a previous trade.  Placed RHP Jake Cose on the suspended list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Jake Stolley.

July 23, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated RHP Tanner Kiest from the injured list.  Placed 1B Jordan Brower on the 7-day injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Brennan Smith.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated RHP Evan Boyd from the injured list.  Released C/OF Chris Robinson.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Dustin Baston.  Released 1B Vin Guglietti.

July 22, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated RHP Kevin Kleis from the injured list.  Placed C/3B Julio Rodriguez on the 14-day injured list.  Released RHP Andrew Potter.  Signed catcher Jack Wietlispach .
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Shaun Cooper.  Released LHP Marty Anderson.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Robert Robbins.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Activated OF Ty Morris from the injured list.  Released OF Ricky Claudio and INF Michael Skoller.

July 21, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Nick Valenza.  Placed RHP Luc Rennie on the 7-day injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed OF Jesus Solorzano on the 60-day injured list.  Signed LHP Casey Brown.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Zach Fish.  Released INF Justin Fox.

July 20, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed 3B Brandon Roberts.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed 3B Josh Silver.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released LHP Sasha Kuebel.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed catcher Alex McKeon on the 60-day injured list, retroactive to July 17.

July 19, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released OF Mike Fish.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released SS Steve Pascual.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Kurt Wertz, Jr.

July 18, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed INF Brendan Costantino on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed catcher Jack Cockrum.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS
:  Released RHP Isaac Gil.

July 17, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Sold the contract of RHP Dakota Smith to the Boston Red Sox.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released RHP Francis Ramirez.  Signed RHP Jason Zgardowski.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated RHP Brett Mabry from the injured list.  Released LHP David Napoli.

July 16, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated INF Mason Salazar from the injured list.  Placed RHP Tanner Kiest on the 7-day injured list.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Activated RHP Will LaMarche from the injured list.

July 15, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Placed RHP Patrick McGrath on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to July 14.  Signed RHP Marty Anderson.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Justin Fletcher and INF Elvin Rodriguez.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Released LHP Lars Ligouri and INF Ino Patron.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Activated RHP Zach Cooper and LHP Dyllon Nuernberg from the injured list.  Placed catcher Toby DeMello on the 7-day injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Activated 3B Jose Vargas from the injured list.  Placed LHP Sasha Kuebel on the 7-day injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Austin Delmotte and RHP Kyle Von Ruden.

July 14, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sold the contract of catcher Brett Synek to the Pittsburgh Pirates.  Signed catcher R.J. Devish.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed INF R.J. Perucki on the suspended list.

July 12, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed RHP Trevor Longfellow on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to July 9.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Josh Kimborowicz to the Los Angeles Dodgers.  Released LHP Harrison Huraki.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed RHP Joel Lima on the retired list.  Released RHP Ryan Strombom.

July 10, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released RHP Jesse Arnold.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP John Leiter.

July 9, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Jake Negrete.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed 2B Jamordrick McGruder.

July 8, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Placed 1B Rock Shoulders on the suspended list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated OF Dusty Robinson from the injured list.  Placed RHP Evan Boyd on the 7-day injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Activated RHP Cameron Giannini from the injured list.

July 7, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Ben Allison.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Signed LHP Chris Scarlett.  Placed RHP Will LaMarche on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to July 6.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Liam O’Sullivan and 1B Sikes Orvis.  Released RHP Brandon Poulson.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Transferred INF Ty Morris to the 14-day injured list.  Placed 1B Mike Fish on the 7-day injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Traded RHP Jake Cose to the Sussex County Miners of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.  Activated 1B Edison Sanchez from the suspended list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS
:  Signed RHP Zac Wescott.  Released RHP Mitchell Cody.

July 6, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated SS Rolando Gomez from the injured list.  Released INF Clayton Smithson.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Jordan Kraus to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed LHP Stetson Nelson and 1B/OF Richard Seigel to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Manny Arciniega and OF Connor Oliver.  Released OF Marquis Riley.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Ricky Claudio and RHP John Leiter.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released RHP Jared Wilson.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Harrison Hukari.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Received OF Charley Thurber from the Lincoln Saltdogs for a player to be named later.  Signed OF Charley Thurber.  Released OF Reggie Lawson.

July 5, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Michael Osnowitz.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 1B Danny Rosenbaum.  Released SS John Holland.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF Griff Gordon and LHP David Napoli.  Released LHP Payton Baskette and OF Nick Lynch.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS: Placed OF Nick Ferdinand on the suspended list.  Signed OF Chris Grayson.

July 4, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded LHP Stetson Nelson and 1B/OF Richard Seigel to the Lake Erie Crushers for RHP Jordan Kraus.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Released OF Kurt Wertz, Jr.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released LHP Todd Kibby, RHP Devin Malone, and 1B Brady North.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed 3B Jose Vargas on the 7-day injured list.  Activated RHP Tucker Simpson from the injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed INF Bryan Haar on the retired list.  Signed RHP Ashton Perritt.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released OF Kevin Barker and LHP Joel Sharon.

July 3, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated LHP Zach Wendorf from the injured list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released RHP Evan Raynor.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed SS John Holland.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Received OF Griff Gordon from the River City Rascals to complete a previous trade.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed OF Jamal Austin on the retired list.

July 2, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Matt Wivinis.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Placed RHP Kevin McNorton on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to July 1.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed OF Dusty Robinson on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to July 1.  Signed INF Nick Oberg.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Placed RHP Dyllon Nuernberg on the 7-day injured list.  Activated RHP Adam Lopez from the injured list.

July 1, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Traded OF Kurt Wertz, Jr. to the Joliet Slammers for OF Denzel Richardson.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated OF Hunter Ridge from the injured list.  Signed RHP Jordan Pannell.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated LHP Todd Kibby from the injured list.  Placed RHP Trevor Longfellow on the 7-day injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed LHP Alex Ministeri on the suspended list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Elijah Trail.  Released RHP Ashton Perritt.

June 30, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Ryan Atkinson to the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Signed RHP Jesse Arnold.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Sold the contract of RHP Matt Pobereyko to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Liam O’Sullivan to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Sean Hurley.  Released INF Carlos Avila.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Placed LHP Lucas Laster on the suspended list.  Signed 3B Braxton Martinez.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released 1B/OF Tyler Peterson.

June 29, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Felix Baex.  Transferred C/OF Dane Phillips to the 14-day injured list.  Placed SS Rolando Gomez on the 7-day injured list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher Brett Synek.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed RHP Mike Ellwood, RHP Charlie Gillies, and OF Jesus Solorzano.  Released RHP Nick Lomascolo, RHP Eric Thomas, and INF Elijah Trail.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed LHP Austin Warner.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS
:  Activated LHP Brady Muller from the injured list.

June 28, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed INF Clayton Smithson.  Released LHP Matt Hammons and C/OF Cody Kuczinzci.
FLORENCE FREEDOM
:  Placed RHP Zach Isler on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 25.  Signed RHP Tanner Kiest.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Justin Byrd and INF Nick Covallo.  Released 1B Scott Carcaise and OF Cody Herald.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed INF Ty Morris on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 25.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed SS Steve Pascual and RHP Shane Street.  Placed RHP Joe Scanio on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 26.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS: Received LHP Lars Ligouri from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed LHP Lars Ligouri.

June 27, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Sold the contract of OF Boo Vazquez to the Kansas City Royals.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released 2B Mike Porcaro.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Sold the contract of INF Nick King to the Pittsburgh Pirates.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS
:  Released LHP Brandon Hinkle.

June 26, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated OF Chris Sweeney from the injured list.  Placed RHP Trevor Walsh on the suspended list.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Activated 1B Rock Shoulders from the suspended list.  Placed OF Hunter Ridge on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 23.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Activated RHP Tim Koons from the injured list.  Released SS Craig Nenning and LHP Jason Ziegler.

June 25, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Zach Lavy.  Released INF Steve Pascual.

June 24, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Transferred RHP Evan Raynor to the 14-day injured list.  Placed LHP Todd Kibby on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed LHP Payton Baskette, OF Nick Lynch, and OF Zack Weigel.  Placed RHP Josh Heddinger on the 14-day injured list.  Released OF Justin Byrd and OF Shawn Payne.

June 23, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Brandon Poulson.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed RHP Jeremy Holcombe on the 60-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Traded catcher Kolten Yamaguchi to the Evansville Otters for future considerations.  Signed INF Nick King.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Joel Sharon.

June 22, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Ryan Atkinson, LHP Matt Hamons, and C/OF Cody Kuziniczi.  Released OF Tommy Vitaletti.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released INF Nico Zych.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated RHP Jordan McCoy from the injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Nick Lomascolo.  Released INF Victor Barron.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed SS Craig Nenning.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released LHP Donovan Feenstra.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Transferred RHP Cameron Giannini to the 14-day injured list.  Placed LHP Brady Muller on the 7-day injured list.

June 21, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed RHP Kevin Kleis on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 18.  Released catcher J.D. Dorgan.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Traded LHP Donovan Feenstra to the Schaumburg Boomers for future considerations.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed RHP Justin Sinibaldi.  Released OF Parks Jordan and RHP Ryan Richardson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Activated 2B Mike Porcaro and RHP Francis Ramirez from the suspended list.  Placed SS Johnny Morales on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 19.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed 3B Kenny Towns.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Austin Benbnowski and LHP Sasha Kubel.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated catcher Kyle Pollock from the injured list.

June 20, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Max Duval to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Placed OF Tyler Peterson on the 14-day injured list.  Released RHP Jesse Montalto, OF Brian Portelli, and 1B Brandon Thomasson.  Activated OF Marcos Derkes from the suspended list.  Signed INF/OF Christian Sanisteban.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released catcher Eddie Sorondo.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed OF Johnny Eierman on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 19.  Signed 1B Kyle Wood.

June 19, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Plaeced RHP Evan Raynor on the 7-day injured list.  Signed RHP Brad Duffy and OF Marquis Riley.  Released RHP Colin Feldtman.

June 18, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released LHP Dylan Badura and LHP Payton Baskette.  Activated RHP Trevor Walch from the suspended list.  Activated RHP Preston Olson from the injured list.  Signed RHP Trevor Walch to a contract extension.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Shane Bryant.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Evan Raynor.  Released RHP Brett Sullivan.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Placed RHP Tim Koons on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 16.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Alex Ministeri.  Released RHP Carson Goldsmith.

June 17, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Josh Bunselmeyer.  Released 1B Vincent Guglietti.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated OF Denzel Richardson from the suspended list.  Released RHP Luke Crumley and RHP Anthony Sequeria.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed 1B Scott Carcaise.  Released LHP Michael Gomez.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Vince Apicella.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Sold the contract of INF Josh Gardnier to the New York Yankees.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B Vincent Guglietti.

June 16, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Jeremy Hutchinson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed INF Eric Grabe.  Activated RHP Trevor Longfellow from the injured list.

June 15, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sold the contract of OF Connor Oliver to the New York Yankees.  Signed LHP Conner Reed.

June 14, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed OF Jeff Gardner and OF Tommy Vitaletti.
FLORENCE FREEDOM
:  Signed RHP David Adkins.  Activated RHP Cody Gray from the injured list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Placed 3B Juan Avila on the suspended list.  Signed LHP Michael Gomez.  Placed LHP Kolby Moore on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 13.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Eddie Cody.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Activated RHP Jesse Montalto from the injured list.

June 13, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released 1B J.J. Bissell and LHP Derrick Penilla.
FLORENCE FREEDOM
:  Released LHP Brandon Bargas, LHP Brandon Maddern, and RHP Jarrod Messex.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Released 1B Johnny Cole and RHP Andrew Worth.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released RHP Kyle McKay.

June 12, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released 1B William Beckwith.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Andrew Worth.  Placed 1B Johnny Cole on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 10.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF John Williams.

June 11, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released INF Brett Balkan.  Signed INF Jordan Brower.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Signed RHP Kevin Jefferis and catcher Jason Scholl.  Released RHP Nate Carter and catcher Tyler Nordgren.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Cody Herald and RHP Brett Sullivan.  Released OF Daniel Aldrich.  Placed RHP Trevor Longfellow on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 8.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Kurt Lipscomb.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released RHP Brandon Boyle.  Placed RHP Cam Giannini on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to June 8.

June 10, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Placed LHP Zach Wendorf on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 7.  Signed RHP Jarrod Messex.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated 1B Brady North from the injured list.  Placed RHP Jordan McCoy on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to June 7.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Signed catcher Kolten Yamaguchi.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Traded RHP Roman Madrid to the Texas AirHogs of the American Association for a player to be named later.

June 9, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Activated catcher Tyler Tewell from the injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed OF Nick Ferdinand.  Released LHP Conner Kendrick.

June 8, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed 1B J.J. Bissell and RHP Andrew Potter.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed INF Nico Zych.  Released RHP Brandon Poulson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Activated LHP Kolby Moore from the injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Jeremy Holcombe.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded OF Dominique Taylor to the Sussex Miners of the Can-Am League for a player to be named later.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released catcher Michael Valadez.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released catcher Nate Causey.  Signed catcher Gaby Juarbe.

June 7, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed LHP Brandon Maddern.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Alexi Colon.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS
:  Released RHP A.J. Quintero.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Carson Goldsmith and RHP Brooks Trujillo.  Released 1B Jordan Brower.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF Brian Portelli.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Isaac Gil.  Released LHP Brett Maus.

June 6, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed OF Chris Sweeney on the 14-day injured list.  Released RHP Brodie Greer.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Released LHP Sasha Kubel.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Sold the contract of INF Josh Silver to the Chicago Cubs.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Robby Spencer.  Received OF Alexi Colon from the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association to complete a previous trade.  Traded OF Alexi Colon to the River City Rascals for a player to be named later.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Joe Iorio.

June 5, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released RHP Andrew Miller.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed OF Connor Hofmann on the 60-day injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed LHP Brett Maus on the suspended list.

June 4, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Cody Gray.  Placed RHP Cody Gray on the 7-day injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Kevin Jefferis.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Activated RHP Tim Koons from the injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Activated RHP Evan Mott from the  7-day injured list.  Released RHP Isaac Gil.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated RHP Luke Wilkins from the injured list.  Signed OF Logan Uxa.

June 3, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Jordan McCoy.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed LHP Eric Thomas.  Released INF Alex Schmidt.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B Johnny Cole, RHP Chris DeBoo, RHP Nick Palacious, and RHP Kyle Tinius.  Placed RHP Zach Cooper on the 14-day injured list.  Released RHP Edward Cruz, OF Brian Portelli, RHP Andrew Potter, and RHP Kevin Walsh.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated RHP Sam Agnew-Wieland from the suspended list.  Released INF Scott Carcaise, RHP Tyler Garkow, and INF John Ziznewski.

June 2, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Activated RHP Will LaMarche from the injured list.  Placed catcher Tyler Tewell on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP A.J. Quintero.

June 1, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated RHP Preston Olson from the suspended list.  Activated catcher J.D. Dorgan from the injured list.  Placed C/OF Dane Phillips on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to May 31.  Placed RHP Preston Olson on the 14-day injured list.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated LHP Spencer Medick from the injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed RHP Quinn Pippin.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Sold the contract of RHP Fernando Gallegos to the Chicago White Sox.  Activated RHP Jordan Kraus from the injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF Connor Hofmann.

May 31, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Mitch Elliott.  Released RHP Ben Eckels, RHP Jake Negrete, and RHP Garrett Rogers.  Activated INF Elijah Trail from the injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Signed 1B Giancarlo Brugnoni.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed RHP Brett Mabry on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to May 29.

May 30, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP Quinn Pippin.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released LHP Jack Duffey.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Released INF Matt Burns and OF Wes Wallace.

May 29, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Activated RHP Kevin Kleis from the injured list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed RHP Eddie Cody.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Reese Gregory.

May 28, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Activated RHP Josh Kimborowicz from the injured list.  Placed RHP Evan Mott on the 7-day injured list.

May 27, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Activated catcher Isaac Wenrich from the injured list.  Signed INF Brett Balkan and 1B Richard Seigel.  Released 1B Zach Mathieu, INF Elvin Rodriguez, and catcher Stephen Sunday.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed RHP Anthony Sequeria.  Placed RHP Kurt Sowa on the 14-day injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed LHP Jack Duffey.  Released LHP Vin Roth.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released 2B Jeremy Delgado.  Signed INF Casey Rodrigue.

May 26, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released RHP Kyle Bogese.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Activated RHP Andrew Brockett from the injured list.

May 25, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed RHP Kevin Kleis on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to May 22.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Kyle Bogese.

May 24, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated RHP Kurt Sowa from the injured list.  Placed LHP Spencer Medick on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated RHP Kenny Knudsen from the injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released catcher Jake Rhodes.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Brian Loconsole.

May 23, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Released RHP Justin D’Alessandro and catcher Mike Falsetti.  Placed RHP Kolby Moore on the 7-day injured list.

May 22, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed LHP Stetson Nelson.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Activated RHP Juan Caballero from the injured list.  Placed RHP Justin D’Alessandro on the 7-day injured list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Activated C/OF Chris Robinson from the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed LHP Dan Ludwig.

May 21, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher Bryan De La Rosa.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Released INF Kevin Czarnecki.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Placed RHP Tim Koons on the 7-day injured list, retroactive to May 18.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Activated RHP Dyllon Nuernberg from the injured list.  Placed RHP Josh Kimborowicz on the 7-day injured list.

May 20, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released OF Thomas DeWolf.  Activated LHP Derrick Penilla from the injured list.
FLORENCE FREEDOM
:  Released RHP Clayton Crum.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed LHP Sean Townsley.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed INF Victor Barron.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed INF Jason Merjano and RHP Josh Wright.  Released RHP Tomas Michelson and 2B Kelvin Ramos.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed INF Josh Gardnier and OF Shawn Payne.  Released OF John Cruz.  Placed INF Robbie Spencer on the 14-day injured list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed RHP Edward Cruz on the 14-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Activated OF Ricky Rodriguez from the injured list.  Released RHP Jeremy Holcombe.

May 19, 2016

NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Placed INF Elijah Trail on the 7-day injured list.  Signed INF Alex Schmidt.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Alex McKeon.

May 18, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Acquired LHP Stetson Nelson from the Gary SouthShore RailCats of the American Association for a player to be named later.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed LHP Brent Choban.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Placed 1B Brady North on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to May 15.  Signed RHP Ryan Richardson.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP Jason Ziegler.  Released OF Matt Honchel.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Received catcher Alex McKeon from the Laredo Lemurs to complete a previous trade.  Placed catcher Kyle Pollock on the 14-day injured list, retroactive to May 15.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Mitchell Cody.  Placed RHP Dan Child on the 60-day injured list, retroactive to May 15.

May 17, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Brody Greer.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released LHP David Carver and RHP Alex Moore.

May 15, 2016

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Sold the contract of LHP Zak Wasserman to the New York Yankees.

May 14, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released RHP J.B. Kole.

May 12, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Jeremy Holcombe and RHP Kolin Stanley to contract extensions.

May 11, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Tyler Thompson.  Released 3B Victor Barron, LHP Ryan Gibson, catcher Jonathan Haught, and RHP Clint Manzo.  Placed LHP Derrick Penilla on the 7-day injured list.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released RHP Cody Gray, UT Brent Gillespie, OF Darius Washington, and RHP Josh Wright.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Signed LHP Sasha Kuebel.  Released RHP Ross Spurgeon.  Placed RHP Will LaMarche on the 7-day injured list.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed INF Carter Bell, RHP Luke Crumley, INF Jake Gronsky, and INF Alfredo Rodriguez to contract extensions.  Signed RHP Brandon Poulson.  Placed RHP Kurt Sowa on the 7-day injured list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed 1B William Beckwith.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released RHP Ben Allison, catcher Chris Power, RHP Anthony Tzamtis, and LHP Billy Waltrip.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF John Cruz.  Released INF Kody Britton, RHP Scott Harkin, INF Joel Hutter, INF Michael Orefice, INF Mike Schulze, and catcher Jared Welch.  Activated INF Jordan Dean from the injured list.  Placed RHP Kenny Knudsen on the 7-day injured list.  Placed RHP Anthony Smith on the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released RHP Justin Hertzmann, RHP Carl Jameson, and OF John Williams.  Placed RHP Dyllon Nuerenberg on the 7-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released INF Matt Peters and RHP Steve Sarcone.  Activated RHP Luke Wilkins from the suspended list.  Placed RHP Sam Agnew-Wieland and catcher John Fidanza on the suspended list.  Placed RHP Luke Wilkins on the 14-day injured list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released LHP Evan Crower, LHP Cody Mincey, OF Ryan Tufts, and INF Nico Zych.  Signed catcher Corey Bass, LHP Jake Fisher, OF Coco Johnson, OF Cody Keefer, OF Ransom LaLonde, LHP Brady Mueller, and LHP Zak Wasserman to contract extensions.

May 10, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed catcher Stephen Sunday.  Released catcher Osvaldo Gonzalez.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released catcher Connor Andrus, catcher Sammy Ayala, and OF Donald Glover.

May 9, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded RHP Austin Delmotte to the Sonoma Stompers of the Pacific Association for future considerations.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Released LHP Jordan Spencer.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Sold the contract of RHP Braulio Ortiz to the Cincinnati Reds.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 2B Casey Rodrigue.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed LHP Preston Jamison on the suspended list.

May 8, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed catcher J.D. Dorgan on the 14-day injured list.  Placed RHP Trevor Walch on the suspended list.  Released RHP Tommy Danczyk, UT Buddy Elgin, LHP Andre Martinez, and RHP K.D. Patton.
FLORENCE FREEDOM
:  Signed OF Josh Henderson to a contract extension.  Released 1B William Beckwith, LHP Nick Bozman, LHP Matt Eshleman, and RHP Evan Wolf.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Released catcher Max Ayoub, OF Madison Beaird, INF Carter Burgess, RHP Jack Duffey, RHP Miguel Navarro, and OF Richard Seigel.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Released RHP Dakota Freese.  Traded INF Chris Riopedre to the Evansville Otters for their 4th round pick in the 2017 draft.  Placed OF Denzel Richardson on the suspended list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed RHP Juan Caballero on the 7-day injured list.  Placed RHP Jordan Kraus on the 14-day injured list.  Released catcher Chris Cowell, RHP Richard Cruz-Sanchez, INF Alisson Reyes, and RHP Randy Wynne.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released OF Tommy Barksdale, catcher Manuel Boscan, INF Jason Merjano, OF Chris Pagliarulo, OF Bobby Romano, 1B Mitch Sutton, and INF Brian Walker.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released RHP Chris DeBoo and catcher Tyler Qualls.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Anthony DiMaio, LHP Joel Sharon, RHP Taylor Thurber, and LHP Scot Ward.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Released INF Josh Gardnier, catcher Leonel Ledesma, OF Pete Leonello, and OF Cody Semler.  Placed RHP Adam Lopez on the 14-day injured list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released INF Brett Balkan, INF Ryan Brockett, catcher Brian McKenna, and LHP Casey Rodriguez.  Placed OF Marcos Derkes on the suspended list.  Placed RHP Andrew Brockett on the 14-day injured list.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Placed OF Ricky Rodriguez on the 7-day injured list.  Released RHP Tyler Bolton, OF Cody Herald, OF Brandon Rawe, and catcher Stephen Sunday.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released catcher Ryan Gyrion.  Placed RHP Anthony Bazzani on the suspended list.

May 7, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed OF Austin Newell to a contract extension.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed OF Cody Bishop.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Released INF Kaleb Barlow and LHP David Stagg.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Released INF Chris Dennis, INF Boone Farrington, OF Kenny Kirshner, OF John Menken, catcher John Murphy, and OF Fernelys Sanchez.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Andrew Potter, RHP Kevin Walsh, and OF John Williams.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released LHP Tyler Ferguson and LHP Tyler Thompson.

May 6, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Traded catcher Matt Rubino to the Sonoma Stompers of the Pacific Association for future considerations.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES
:  Released RHP Brett Zawacki.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed OF Boo Vazquez to a contract extension.  Released INF Josh Cassidy and INF Jonathan Hotta.  Placed 1B Nate Roberts on the 14-day injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 3B Turner Gill.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Placed catcher Chris Robinson on the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed 1B Jordan Brower, catcher Leonel Ledesma, and OF Cody Semler.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Released OF Brandon Jacobs.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released LHP Jeff Conley and LHP Pat Dyer.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Released INF Quintin Alexander, LHP Alex Miden, and 1B Chris Williams.

May 5, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Released catcher T.J. Wharton, 1B/OF Ricky Claudio, 1B/3B Anthony Renz, LHP Jeff Dally, and RHP Ryan Minteer.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Released OF Jesus Solorzano.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released INF John Ascenzia, OF James Baldwin, and LHP David Roberto.  Placed RHP Clint Wright on the retired list.  Placed 2B Mike Porcaro on the suspended list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Sold the contract of OF Kyle Ruchim to the Chicago White Sox.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Released OF Alex Simone and RHP Alex Williams.

May 4, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Placed UT Mason Salazar on the 60-day injured list.  Released RHP Josh Martinez.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released OF Edwin Dexler, INF Kyle Forsythe, catcher Derek Hasenbeck, LHP Dillon Haviland, OF Brandon Landanger, RHP Donny Murray, LHP Jason Ziegler.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Released OF Marcus Bradley, catcher Corey Caswell, INF Josh Kennedy, and OF Brian Ruiz.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Matt Chavaria and LHP Billy Waltrip.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released RHP Jordan DePonte and OF Connor Savage.

May 3, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released RHP Steve Chapter and RHP Kassidy Gaines.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed RHP Kevin McNorton to a contract extension.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS
:  Signed RHP Dyllon Nuerenberg.  Placed INF Edison Sanchez and INF Wendell Soto on the suspended list.

May 2, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Ryan Gibson and RHP J.B. Kole.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed RHP Quinn Pippin.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed 1B Brady North.  Released INF Chris Allen and OF Tom Nagy.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS
:  Signed INF Ty Morris to a contract extension.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Released SS Josh Eatherly, 3B Dean Long, OF Drew Morecraft, RHP Andrew Potter, and 1B Alec Saikal.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed RHP Tucker Simpson on the 7-day injured list.

May 1, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Released 1B Zach Burling, OF Mitch Elliot, and 1B Eric Kalbfleisch.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed INF Brendan Costantino, LHP Todd Kibby, and LHP Kolby Moore to contract extensions.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed 1B Yazy Arbleo, RHP Chuck Ghysels, RHP Ian MacDougall, and RHP Dominique Vattuone on the retired list.  Placed RHP Luis DeJesus on the suspended list.

April 30, 2016

FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed RHP Andrew Millner.  Released OF Brad Young.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Signed INF Alisson Reyes.  Released RHP Nate Antone, RHP Andrew Wellwerts, and OF Colin Willis.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Placed RHP Jesse Montalto on the 14-day injured list.

April 28, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP K.D. Patton and catcher T. J. Wharton.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Activated LHP Brett Zawacki from the injured list.  Signed LHP Brett Zawacki to a contract extension.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Placed LHP Michael Carden and RHP Dan Tobik on the suspended list.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS: Signed RHP Horacio Acosta to a contract extension.  Signed OF Tommy Barksdale, RHP Braulio Ortiz, OF Chris Pagliarulo, and LHP David Stagg.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed OF Fernelys Sanchez.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Activated LHP Zak Wasserman from the injured list.

April 27, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed OF Chris Breen.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Signed INF Brent Gillespie, RHP Zach Isler, and catcher Garrett Vail.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Nate Carter, LHP Jack Duffey, 2B Kyle Forsythe, and LHP Corey Kimes.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed catcher Connor Andrus.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed RHP Richard Cruz-Sanchez and RHP Brett Sullivan.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed RHP Jordan DePonte, 3B Turner Gill, 1B Drew Morecraft, and LHP Vin Roth.  Placed 1B Austen Smith on the suspended list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Preston Jamison, catcher James Keller, catcher John Murphy, and INF Ino Patron.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Jeremy Delgado and RHP Ashton Perritt.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Jeff Conley,  INF Grant Fink, and catcher Stephen Sunday.  Placed RHP Ernesto Zaragoza on the suspended list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Anthony Bazzani and catcher Ryan Gyrion.

April 26, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Activated OF Casey Fletcher from the suspended list.  Placed RHP Matt Hobgood, RHP Sam Moore, and 1B Rock Shoulders on the suspended list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sent OF Boo Vazquez to the Joliet Slammers to complete a previous trade.  Traded INF Jonathan Hotta and LHP Chris Rice to the Joliet Slammers for a player to be named later.  Signed INF Chris Allen, RHP Juan Caballero, OF Parks Jordan, RHP Devin Malone, OF Brian Ruiz, and RHP Randy Wynne.

April 25, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed LHP Brodie Liebrandt on the suspended list.
FLORENCE FREEDOM:  Placed catcher Isaac Wenrich on the 14-day injured list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed LHP David Roberto.  Placed LHP Brandon Rohde on the suspended list.

April 23, 2016

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Kramer Champlin to a contract extension.  Signed LHP Joeanthony Rivera.

April 22, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Placed 3B Sam Eberle on the suspended list.

April 21, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Placed RHP Miguel Ramirez and 1B Jerrud Sabourin on the retired list.  Placed LHP Ryan Brockett, LHP Tim Flight, and LHP Eric Green on the suspended list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Signed 1B/OF Ryan Bottger, C/1B Nate Causey, INF Will Kengor, and RHP Jesse Montalto.

April 20, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Traded catcher Sammy Ayala to the Joliet Slammers for their 3rd round pick in the 2016 Frontier League draft.  Placed RHP Preston Olson on the suspended list.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed catcher Corey Caswell.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed RHP Travis Tingle on the suspended list.

April 19, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Placed catcher John Cannon, 3B Mike Garza, RHP Andrew Strenge, and RHP Kevin Walter on the suspended list.

April 18, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Brandon Landanger.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed INF Josh Cassidy, INF Jake Gronsky, and RHP Marc Rutledge.  Received RHP Brandon Poulson from the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for future considerations.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed RHP Cody Mincey.  Placed INF Mike Torres and OF Max White on the suspended list.

April 17, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed catcher Sammy Ayala.

April 16, 2016

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Brendan O’Brien.

April 15, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Kurt Sowa.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Sent OF Mark Fowler to the Alpine Cowboys of the Pecos League to complete a previous trade.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 1B Austen Smith.  Placed RHP Francis Ramirez on the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Jake Cose.

April 14, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Colin Willis.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed C/INF Manuel Boscan and RHP Anthony Tzamtzis.  Placed RHP Cody Gappa and RHP Angel Reyes on the suspended list.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed RHP Jake Lanning, LHP Ben Libuda, 2B Steven Patterson, and RHP Tucker Simpson.

April 13, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Received OF Brandon Landinger from the Lincoln Saltdogs of the American Association for future considerations.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS
:  Received catcher Corey Caswell from the Ottawa Champions of the Can-Am League for future considerations.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Mike Fish.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS
:  Traded OF Jay Austin to the Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association for INF Brett Balkan and a player to be named later.

April 12, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed LHP Ryan Davis.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Zac Grotz.

April 11, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed INF Logan Davis.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Andrew Potter.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Connor Kendrick.  Activated RHP Luke Wilkins from the injured list.  Placed RHP Luke Wilkins on the suspended list.

April 10, 2016

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS:  Signed OF Danny Aldrich to a contract extension.  Signed RHP Pat Lemmo.  Released RHP Ryan Connolly, OF Justin Cureton, and OF Austin Prott.

April 8, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Trevor Foss.  Placed LHP Kyle Helisek on the retired list.  Placed OF Ryan Matthews on the suspended list.

April 7, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed RHP Luc Rennie.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Placed RHP Tommy Lawrence on the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Received 1B Jordan Brower from the Sioux Falls Canaries of the American Association for a player to be named later.  Signed 1B Alex De Leon.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed OF Brandon Thomasson.

April 6, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed INF Melvin Rodriguez.
RIVER CITY RASCALS
:  Signed RHP Jared Wilson.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed INF Paul Kronenfeld.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed RHP Isaac Gil.

April 5, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Dominique Taylor.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Seth Webster.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed OF Nolan Earley and RHP Adam Lopez.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed OF John Eierman.

April 4, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed catcher J.D. Dorgan to a contract extension.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Alex Moore.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed OF Bobby Romano.  Placed RHP Kevin Johnson, OF Mark Micowski, and catcher Tyler Shover on the suspended list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed RHP Josh Heddinger.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed INF Blair Beck, LHP Evan Crower, and INF Tim Zier.

April 3, 2016

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed catcher Kyle Pollock.

April 1, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed OF/C Dane Phillips and 1B Anthony Renz to contract extensions.  Released INF Alex Cruz.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed RHP Kevin Simmons.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed RHP Ben Eckels.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Released 2B Andrew Dundon.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed RHP Tyler Bolton and RHP Andrew Woeck.

March 31, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Will LaMarche.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Signed RHP Tyler Levine.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Traded SS Lucas Hunter to the Pittsburg Diamonds of the Pacific Association for future considerations.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed LHP Gunnar Kines and RHP Scott Schultz.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS:  Signed INF Ryan Brockett.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed LHP Devon Davis and OF Brandon Rawe.

March 30, 2016

RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF Kyle Gaedele.

March 29, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Released LHP Kyle Bouman.
JOLIET SLAMMERS
:  Traded RHP Navery Moore to the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs of the Atlantic League for a player to be named later.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed OF James Baldwin and SS Johnny Morales.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS:  Signed INF Mikal Hill and INF Mark Nelson.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS:  Signed INF Bryan Haar and INF John Ziznewski.

March 28, 2016

JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed RHP Matt Hobgood.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed 1B Mitch Sutton.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Placed RHP Derek Cape on the suspended list.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS:  Signed catcher Riley Moore.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Signed LHP Chris Chigas.  Placed INF Aaron Payne and OF Logan Vick on the suspended list.

March 25, 2016

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed OF Brandon Thomas.

March 24, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Placed INF Shayne Houck, RHP Edgar Lopez, and LHP Blake Monar on the suspended list.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Placed LHP Shane Bay and OF Jackson Slaid on the suspended list.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS:  Placed INF Alex Chittenden on the retired list.

March 21, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed LHP Hunter Ackerman and OF Kurt Wertz, Jr. to contract extensions.  Signed LHP Jeff Dally, RHP Kevin Kleis, and RHP Randy McCurry.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES:  Signed RHP Miguel Navarro.
JOLIET SLAMMERS:  Signed 1B Rock Shoulders.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS:  Signed catcher Dylan Kelly.

March 19, 2016

EVANSVILLE OTTERS:  Signed OF Kaeo Aliviado.
RIVER CITY RASCALS:  Signed 3B Dean Long.

March 17, 2016