MLB Transactions

Sunday, May 22
Recalled INF Kevin Padlo from Sacramento (PCL). Placed INF Bandon Belt on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 19.
Placed OF Joey Gallo and C Kyle Higashioka on the COVID-19 IL. Transferred C Ben Rortvedt to the 60-day IL. Recalled RHP David McKay from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Signed C Rob Brantly.
Optioned LHP Daniel Castano to Jacksonville (PCL). Recalled INF Joe Dunand from Jacksonville.
Optioned RHP Ashton Goudeau to Albuquerque (PCL).
Recalled INF Drew Ellis from Reno (PCL). Optioned INF Yonny Hernandez to Reno.
Optioned LF Justin Upton to Tacoma (PCL).
Reinstated LHP Cole Irvin from the 15-day IL. Optioned INF Nick Allen to Las Vegas (PCL).
Reinstated OF Trevor Larnach from the 10-day IL.
Recalled RHP Elvin Rodriguez from Toledo (IL).
Reinstated LHP Aaron Bummer from the 15-day IL.
Saturday, May 21
Agreed to terms with OF Justin Upton on a major league contract. Designated RHP Adrian Sampson for assignment.
Reinstated C Kurt Suzuki from the IL. Returned C Austin Romine to Salt Lake (PCL). Sent RHP Cesar Valdez outright to Salt Lake.
Selected the contract of C Michael Papierski from Sacramento (PCL). Placed C Curt Casali on the 7-day concussion IL. Designated INF/OF Luke Williams for assignment.
Selected the contract of LHP Matthew Liberatore from Memphis (IL) and added him to the active roster. Optioned RHP Jake Walsh to Memphis. Designated RHP T.J. Zeuch for assignment.
Placed RHP Max Scherzer on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 19. Recalled RHP Jake Reed from Syracuse (IL). Activated OF Starlng Marte from the bereavement list. Optioned INF Gosuke Katoh to Syracuse. Added RHP Adonis Medina from Syracuse as the 27th man for a doubleheader.
Reinstated OF Kris Bryant from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Ashton Goudeau from Albuquerque (PCL) and will serve as the 27th man for a doubleheader.
Placed RHP Chad Green on the 15-day IL. Recalled RHP Ron Marinaccio from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (IL).
Reinstated RHP Bailey Ober from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of RHP Trevor Megill from St. Paul (IL). Designated RHP Chris Vallimont for release or assignment. Optioned LHP Devin Smeltzer to St. Paul. Placed RHP Josh Winder on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 18.
Selected the contract of C Adley Rutschman from Norfolk (IL). Designated C Anthony Bemboom for assignment. Reinstated INF Ryan Mountcastle from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Mike Baumann from Norfolk (IL). Optioned RHP Logan Gillaspie and LHP Nick Vespi to Norfolk. Agreed to terms with LHP John Means on a two-year contract.
Friday, May 20
Reinstated LHP Tim Hill from the 15-day IL. Optioned RHP Steven Wilson to El Paso (PCL).
Sent RHP Shane Greene outright to Oklahoma City (PCL).
Placed OF LaMonte Wade Jr. on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 19. Recalled OF Luis Gonzalez from Sacramento (PCL).
Recalled RHP Jake Lemoine and LHP Zach Logue from Las Vegas (PCL). Placed RHP Daulton Jefferies on the 15-day IL, retroactive to May 19. Optioned LHP Kirby Snead to Las Vegas.
Reinstated OF Andrew McCutchen from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Trevor Kelley to Nashville (IL).
Activated 1B Joey Votto. Placed RHPs Joel Kuhnell and Tyler Mahle, 2B Brandon Drury and CF Albert Almora Jr. on the restricted list. Assigned SS Jose Barrero to Louisville (IL) on a rehab assignment. Placed LHP Ross Detwiler on the bereavement list. Selected the contracts of 2B Taylor Motter, RF Aristides Aquino and RHP Graham Ashcroft from Louisville.