August Minor League Transactions

Here is the listing of the minor league transactions of the Cleveland Indians organization as they are announced by each individual team. A final listing will be posted following the conclusion of the minor league season.

8/1:

  • Columbus: RHP Joseph Colon assigned from Akron
  • Akron: RHP Joseph Colon assigned to Columbus, RHP Ben Heller assigned from Lynchburg
  • Lynchburg: RHP Ben Heller assigned to Akron, LHP Rob Kaminsky assigned to Lynchburg

8/3:

  • Columbus: LHP Kyle Crockett recalled to Cleveland, INF Jose Ramirez recalled to Cleveland
  • Arizona: RHP Triston McKenzie assigned

8/4:

  • Columbus: RHP Josh Tomlin optioned from Cleveland, LHP Michael Roth optioned from Cleveland, OF Nick Swisher assigned on a rehab assignment
  • Lake County: OF Nick Swisher completed his rehab assignment and assigned to Columbus
  • Lynchburg: C Alex Monsalve assigned to Arizona for a rehab assignment
  • Mahoning Valley: INF Alexis Pantoja assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: INF Alexis Pantoja assigned to Mahoning Valley, C Alex Monsalve assigned on rehab assignment

8/5:

  • Columbus: LHP Michael Roth designated for assignment, OF Abraham Almonte assigned

8/6:

  • Columbus: RHP Will Roberts placed on the 7-Day DL (retro to 8/5)
  • Lake County: INF Yu-Cheng Chang placed on the 7-Day DL, INF Grant Fink activated from the DL

8/7:

  • Columbus: OF Nick Swisher returned to Cleveland from MLB rehab assignment

8/8:

  • Columbus: RHP Shawn Armstrong recalled by Cleveland, OF Abraham Almonte recalled by Cleveland, LHP Michael Roth accepted outright assignment, INF Ryan Rohlinger assigned from Akron
  • Akron: INF Ryan Rohlinger assigned to Columbus, C Ryan Ortiz assigned to roster

8/11:

  • Columbus: OF Tyler Holt optioned from Cleveland, INF Zach Walters recalled by Cleveland
  • Akron: 1B Nellie Rodriguez assigned from Lynchburg, 1B Joe Sever assigned to Lynchburg
  • Lynchburg: 1B Nellie Rodriguez assigned to Akron, 1B Joe Sever assigned from Akron

8/12:

  • Columbus: RHP Jordan Cooper assigned from Akron
  • Akron: RHP Jordan Cooper assigned to Columbus

8/13:

  • Lynchburg: LHP Rob Kaminsky placed on the 7-Day DL, OF Bobby Ison assigned from Lake County
  • Lake County: OF Bobby Ison assigned to Lynchburg

8/14:

  • Columbus: LHP Ryan Merritt assigned from Akron
  • Akron: LHP Ryan Merritt assigned to Columbus, RHP Duke von Schamann assigned from extended spring training, RHP D.J. Brown assigned from Lynchburg
  • Lynchburg: RHP D.J. Brown assigned to Akron, OF Luigi Rodriguez placed on restricted list

8/16:

  • Columbus: RHP Shaun Marcum and RHP Dustin Molleken placed on the 7-Day DL (retro to 8/15), RHP Shawn Armstrong optioned from Cleveland, OF Tyler Naquin activated from the DL

8/17:

  • Columbus: INF Justin Toole placed on the 7-Day DL (retro to 8/15), INF Zach Walters optioned from Cleveland

8/18:

  • Columbus: LHP Nick Maronde assigned to Akron, RHP Will Roberts placed on the 7-Day DL
  • Akron: LHP Nick Maronde assigned from Columbus, C Ryan Ortiz placed on the 7-Day DL, C Jeremy Lucas activated from the DL, RHP Enosil Tejeda placed on the 7-Day DL
  • Lake County: SS Yu-Cheng Chang activated from the DL

8/19:

  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Erick Algarin assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: RHP Erick Algarin assigned to Mahoning Valley, RHP Gavin Floyd assigned on a rehab assignment

8/20:

  • Akron: INF Todd Hankins placed on the 7-Day DL, INF Austin Fisher assigned from Mahoning Valley
  • Mahoning Valley: INF Austin Fisher assigned from Akron

8/21:

  • Lynchburg: LHP David Speer assigned from Lake County
  • Lake County: LHP David Speer assigned to Lynchburg, OF Silento Sayles assigned from Mahoning Valley
  • Mahoning Valley: OF Silento Sayles assigned to Lake County, OF Gabriel Mejia assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: OF Gabriel Mejia assigned to Mahoning Valley

8/22:

  • Columbus: INF Justin Toole assigned to Akron
  • Akron: INF Justin Toole assigned from Columbus, INF Austin Fisher assigned to Mahoning Valley
  • Mahoning Valley: INF Austin Fisher assigned from Akron

8/23:

  • Columbus: OF Michael Choice optioned from Cleveland, OF Anthony Gallas assigned to Akron
  • Akron: OF Anthony Gallas assigned from Columbus
  • Lake County: 2B Steven Patterson placed on the 7-Day DL, RHP Dominic DeMasi assigned from Mahoning Valley
  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Dominic DeMasi assigned to Lake County

8/24:

  • Akron: RHP Ben Heller placed on the 7-Day DL
  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Henry Martinez assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: RHP Henry Martinez assigned to Mahoning Valley

8/25:

  • Lake County: RHP Cortland Cox assigned from Mahoning Valley, RHP Delvy Francisco released
  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Cortland Cox assigned to Lake County
  • Arizona: LHP Matt Whitehouse assigned on a rehab assignment

8/26:

  • Columbus: OF Tyler Naquin placed on the 7-Day DL (retro to 8/25)
  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Triston McKenzie assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: RHP Triston McKenzie assigned to Mahoning Valley

8/27:

  • Columbus: OF Anthony Gallas assigned from Akron
  • Akron: OF Anthony Gallas assigned to Columbus

8/28:

  • Akron: 1B Chris Johnson and RHP Gavin Floyd assigned on a MLB rehab assignment
  • Lake County: RHP Casey Shane assigned from Mahoning Valley, RHP Julian Merryweather placed on the 7-Day DL
  • Mahoning Valley: LHP Sam Hentges assigned from Arizona, OF D’Vone McClure assigned to Arizona on a rehab assignment, RHP Casey Shane assigned to Lake County
  • Arizona: LHP Sam Hentges assigned to Mahoning Valley, OF D’Vone McClure assigned on rehab assignment

8/30:

  • Mahoning Valley: RHP Micah Miniard assigned from Arizona, RHP Christian Meister assigned from Arizona
  • Arizona: RHP Micah Miniard assigned to Mahoning Valley, RHP Christian Meister assigned to Mahoning Valley

8/31:

  • Columbus: C Brett Hayes placed on the temporarily inactive list, C Alex Lavisky assigned from Akron
  • Akron: C Alex Lavisky assigned to Columbus, INF Yhoxian Medina assigned from Lynchburg
  • Lynchburg: INF Yhoxian Medina assigned to Akron, INF Yonathan Mendoza assigned from Lake County
  • Lake County: INF Yonathan Mendoza assigned to Lynchburg, INF Steven Patterson activated from the DL
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About tstotsky

I am a graduate of Lake Erie College and a huge baseball fan. I am a beat writer for Indians Baseball Insider, covering the Lake County Captains, Class A Affiliate of the Cleveland Indians.
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