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1) The A’s traded P Scott Kazmir to the Astros for minor leaguers C Jacob Nottingham and P Daniel Mengden.

KAZMIR
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2013 29   -3   4.04   29  29  158    162  9.23   1.32  10   9   0   9  10  Indians      
2014 30    7   3.55   32  32  190.1  164  7.75   1.16  15   9   0  13  11  A's          
2015 31   18   2.38   18  18  109.2  101  8.29   1.09   5   5   0   7   3  A's          
CAREER    37   3.95  259 258 1480   1420  8.64   1.34  96  84   0  95  85  
LG AVG     0   4.18          1480   1140  6.93   1.35  84  82 

2) The Brewers traded 3B Aramis Ramirez to the Pirates for minor league P Yhonathan Barrios.

RAMIREZ
YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   35    1   12  -11  .370  .461  .831  .613   6.10  .283  12   49    0   92  Brewers      
2014   36   -6    5  -11  .330  .427  .757  .533   4.69  .285  15   66    3  133  Brewers      
2015   37   -9   -8   -1  .295  .430  .725  .396   3.84  .247  11   42    1   81  Brewers      
CAREER      64  159  -95  .342  .494  .836  .557   5.87  .284 380 1384   29 2138  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .338  .425  .763  .500   5.15  .268 252 1024  137 

3) Dodgers P Zack Greinke will miss his start today, due to the expected birth of his child.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2013 29   17   2.63   28  28  177.2  148  7.50   1.11  15   4   0  12   7  Dodgers      
2014 30   18   2.71   32  32  202.1  207  9.21   1.15  17   8   0  15  10  Dodgers      
2015 31   36   1.30   19  19  131.1  117  8.02   0.82   9   2   0  10   1  Dodgers      
CAREER   155   3.40  351 310 2003.1 1804  8.10   1.20 132  92   1 130  94  
LG AVG     0   4.10          2003.1 1549  6.96   1.34 113 112 

4) The A’s called up P Arnold Leon.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2015 26    0   3.72    7   0    9.2   10  9.31   1.34   0   0   0   0   0  A's          
CAREER     0   3.72    7   0    9.2   10  9.31   1.34   0   0   0   0   0  
LG AVG     0   3.89             9.2    8  7.17   1.27   1   1 

5) The Brewers called up P David Goforth.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2015 26   -1   5.40    5   0    3.1    3  8.10   1.80   0   0   0   0   0  Brewers      
CAREER    -1   5.40    5   0    3.1    3  8.10   1.80   0   0   0   0   0  
LG AVG     0   4.03             3.1    3  7.95   1.29   0   0 

6) The Angels placed 3B David Freese on the 15 day DL and called up 3B Kyle Kubitza.

Freese has a nondisplaced fracture in his right index finger and is expected to miss at least 3 weeks.

YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   30  -19   -4  -15  .340  .381  .721  .470   3.92  .262   9   60    1  138  Cardinals    
2014   31   -7    0   -7  .321  .383  .704  .503   4.13  .260  10   55    1  134  Angels       
2015   32    1    0    1  .309  .397  .706  .497   3.93  .240  11   43    1   90  Angels       
CAREER       5   22  -17  .343  .414  .757  .533   4.65  .275  65  335    8  690  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .319  .395  .714  .500   4.32  .254  60  264   43 

KUBITZA
YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2015   24   -3   -3    0  .258  .207  .465  .085   1.08  .207   0    1    0   12  Angels       
CAREER      -3   -3    0  .258  .207  .465  .085   1.08  .207   0    1    0   12  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .309  .384  .694  .500   3.96  .245   1    3    0 

7) Blue Jays SS Jose Reyes had to leave yesterday’s game after being hit in the face by a throw.

YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   30    9    8    1  .353  .427  .780  .569   5.53  .296  10   37   15   93  Blue Jays    
2014   31    3   14  -11  .328  .398  .726  .580   5.19  .287   9   51   30  143  Blue Jays    
2015   32    1    4   -3  .318  .388  .707  .549   4.72  .286   4   33   14   65  Blue Jays    
CAREER      85  144  -59  .340  .433  .773  .573   5.61  .291 115  601  469 1511  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .331  .422  .753  .500   4.79  .261 179  759  113 

8) Blue Jays P Drew Hutchison had his start pushed back, from yesterday to today, due to flulike symptoms.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2012 21   -3   4.60   11  11   58.2   49  7.52   1.35   5   3   0   4   4  Blue Jays    
2014 23  -12   4.48   32  32  184.2  184  8.97   1.26  11  13   0  10  14  Blue Jays    
2015 24  -17   5.19   19  19  104     94  8.13   1.47   9   2   0   4   7  Blue Jays    
CAREER   -32   4.72   62  62  347.1  327  8.47   1.34  25  18   0  18  25  
LG AVG     0   3.89           347.1  303  7.84   1.28  20  19 

9) The Diamondbacks called up P Zack Godley, sent P Matt Stites to the minors and moved INF Phil Gosselin from the 15 to the 60 day DL.

GODLEY
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2015 25    3   0.00    1   1    6      7 10.50   0.67   1   0   0   1   0  Diamondbacks 
CAREER     3   0.00    1   1    6      7 10.50   0.67   1   0   0   1   0  
LG AVG     0   4.05             6      5  7.92   1.31   0   0 

STITES
YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2014 24   -7   5.73   37   0   33     26  7.09   1.48   0   0   0   0   0  Diamondbacks 
2015 25    0   3.86    4   0    2.1    1  3.86   0.86   0   0   0   0   0  Diamondbacks 
CAREER    -7   5.60   41   0   35.1   27  6.88   1.44   0   0   0   0   0  
LG AVG     0   3.95            35.1   31  7.77   1.27   2   2 

GOSSELIN
YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   24    0    0    0  .429  .333  .762  .697   6.75  .333   0    0    0    4  Braves       
2014   25   -4   -3   -1  .304  .320  .624  .388   3.31  .266   1    3    2   46  Braves       
2015   26    3    3    0  .357  .425  .782  .702   7.00  .325   0    2    2   20  Braves       
CAREER      -1    0   -1  .321  .345  .665  .490   4.19  .282   1    5    4   70  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .319  .391  .709  .500   4.27  .254   4   18    3 

10) The White Sox placed utilityman Emilio Bonifacio on the bereavement list and called up utilityman Leury Garcia.

BONIFACIO
YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   28  -16  -16    0  .295  .331  .625  .368   3.50  .243   3   31   28  136  Blue Jays/Royals
2014   29   -9   -4   -5  .305  .345  .650  .458   3.86  .259   3   24   26  110  Cubs/Braves
2015   30   -8   -9    1  .192  .173  .366  .044   0.78  .160   0    3    1   44  White Sox    
CAREER     -72  -58  -14  .316  .336  .652  .420   3.99  .259  13  158  165  766  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .330  .411  .741  .500   4.77  .260  72  317   47 

GARCIA
YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   22   -7   -8    1  .248  .228  .475  .170   1.88  .198   0    2    7   45  Rangers/White Sox
2014   23  -18  -16   -2  .192  .207  .399  .088   1.22  .166   1    6   11   74  White Sox    
CAREER     -25  -24   -1  .215  .215  .431  .119   1.48  .179   1    8   18  119  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .319  .395  .714  .500   4.42  .253   8   33    5 

11) Cardinals 1B Stephen Piscotty was out of yesterday’s lineup due to a stiff neck.

YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2015   24   -1   -1    0  .250  .375  .625  .000   0.00  .250   0    0    0    2  Cardinals    
CAREER      -1   -1    0  .250  .375  .625  .000   0.00  .250   0    0    0    2  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .325  .402  .728  .500   4.43  .262   0    1    0 

12) Indians P Nick Hagadone had season ending surgery on his fractured elbow.

Hagadone is already on the DL.

YEAR AGE RSAA  ERA     G  GS   IP    SO   SO/9   WHIP   W   L   SV  NW  NL  TEAM
2013 27   -6   5.46   36   0   31.1   30  8.62   1.44   0   1   0   0   1  Indians      
2014 28    3   2.70   35   0   23.1   27 10.41   1.03   1   0   0   1   0  Indians      
2015 29   -1   4.28   36   0   27.1   28  9.22   1.54   0   1   0   0   1  Indians      
CAREER   -11   4.72  143   0  118.1  122  9.28   1.37   3   2   1   1   4  
LG AVG     0   3.87           118.1  100  7.60   1.29   7   7 

13) The Pirates designated minor league utilityman Steve Lombardozzi for assignment.

YEAR  AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA   OBA  SLG   OPS   OWP    RC/G  AVG   HR  RBI   SB   G   TEAM
2013   24  -10  -13    3  .278  .338  .616  .328   3.03  .259   2   22    4  118  Nationals    
2014   25   -2   -1   -1  .297  .329  .626  .436   3.57  .288   0    2    1   20  Orioles      
2015   26   -2   -2    0  .091  .000  .091  .000   0.00  .000   0    0    0   12  Pirates      
CAREER     -17  -24    7  .294  .336  .631  .384   3.54  .263   5   52   10  289  
LG AVG       0    0    0  .328  .433  .762  .500   4.58  .266  21   92   15 

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