September 2, 2007
Moves Baseball ANGELS -- Purchased contracts of P Jason Bulger and P Rich Thompson from Triple-A Salt Lake. BLUE JAYS -- Recalled OF Adam Lind from Triple-A Syracuse. BRAVES -- Activated P Chuck James from 15-day DL. Recalled P Royce Ring, 1B Julio Franco and C Brayan Pena from Triple-A Richmond. CARDINALS -- Recalled OF Skip Schumaker, P Kelvin Jimenez and P Andy Cavazos from Triple-A Louisville. Purchased contract of IF Miguel Cairo from Louisville. Activated P Mike Maroth from 15-day DL. Designated C Brian Esposito for assignment.
July 28, 2007
Baseball MLB -- Announced ex-Giants minor leaguer Thomas King has been suspended for 50 games for testing positive for drug of abuse. BLUE JAYS -- Optioned P Gustavo Chacin to Triple-A Syracuse. BREWERS -- Designated P Grant Balfour for assignment. CARDINALS -- Recalled P Randy Keisler from Triple-A Memphis. Optioned IF Brendan Ryan to Memphis. CUBS -- Recalled OF Matt Murton and P Rocky Cherry from Triple-A Iowa. Optioned P Billy Petrick and IF Jake Fox to Iowa. INDIANS -- Acquired OF Kenny Lofton from Rangers for C Max Ramirez.