Orioles -- Optioned OF Curtis Goodwin and OF Jim Wawruck to Triple-A Rochester.
Boston -- Returned OF Benji Simonton to San Francisco.
Chicago Cubs -- Agreed to terms with OF Sammy Sosa. Placed P Jose Guzman on the 60-day DL. Assigned P Rich Garces to Triple-A Iowa. Waived P Ted Power.
Chicago White Sox -- Waived OF Joe Hall. Acquired OF Lyle Mouton from the New York Yankees as the player to be named in the Jack McDowell deal. Optioned Mouton to Double-A Nashville.
Cincinnati -- Claimed OF Nigel Wilson off waivers from Florida and designated him for assignment.
Cleveland -- Optioned IF David Bell, IF Tim Costo, IF Herbert Perry, OF Jeromy Burnitz, OF Brian Giles, OF Tony Mitchell, P Joe Roa and P Carlos Crawford to Triple-A Buffalo. Optioned P John Carter and OF Omar Ramirez to Double-A Canton-Akron.
Colorado -- Optioned P John Burke, C Jayhawk Owens and IF Craig Counsell to Triple-A Colorado Springs. Assigned P Lloyd Peever outright to Colorado Springs. Optioned IF Tom Schmidt, OF Quinton McCracken, P Ivan Arteaga and P Garvin Alston to Double-A New Haven.
Kansas City -- Traded P Enrique Burgos to the San Francisco Giants for a player to be named. Assigned C Lance Parrish to Triple-A Syracuse. Optioned P Jeff Granger to extended spring training. Sent OF Dwayne Hosey and P Jose DeJesus to Triple-A Omaha. Sent SS Shane Halter outright to Omaha. Placed OF Chris James on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 16.
Minnesota -- Waived C Derek Parks. Optioned C Mike Durant and IF Scott Stahoviak to Triple-A Salt Lake City.
Montreal -- Signed IF Tom Foley and assigned him to Triple-A Ottawa. Assigned P Gabe White to Ottawa.
New York Mets -- Waived OF Jim Lindeman and OF Tito Navarro. Signed P Jason Jacome. Optioned P Pete Walker and IF Aaron Ledesma to Triple-A Norfolk.
New York Yankees -- Signed OF Matt Luke.
Philadelphia -- Optioned 1B Gene Schall to Double-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Outrighted P Jeff Juden to Scranton/W-B. Reassigned P Jose Melendez to Scranton/W-B.
Pittsburgh -- Waived former Orioles P Todd Frohwirth. Assigned IF/OF John Wehner outright to Triple-A Calgary. Optioned OF Micah Franklin to Calgary.
San Francisco -- Designated P Bobby Gamez for assignment.
Seattle -- Optioned P Jim Mecir, IF Alex Rodriguez and OF Marc Newfield to Triple-A Tacoma. Optioned P Makoto Suzuki to Single-A Riverside. Placed P Greg Hibbard on the 60-day DL.
Texas -- Placed OF Juan Gonzalez and P Dan Smith on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 16. Placed P Steve Dryer on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 19. Optioned IF Luis Ortiz to Triple-A Oklahoma City. Assigned P Kerry Lacy and P Jerry Martin to Double-A Tulsa.