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Transactions Occurring on April 23

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April 23, 2013 Standings

The Washington Nationals selected Xavier Cedeno off waivers from the Houston Astros.

The Toronto Blue Jays selected Aaron Laffey off waivers from the New York Mets.

April 23, 2012 Standings
April 23, 2011 Standings

The Milwaukee Brewers signed Luis Figueroa as a free agent.

The Washington Nationals signed Tug Hulett as a free agent.

The Florida Marlins signed Chris Sampson as a free agent.

April 23, 2010 Standings
April 23, 2009 Standings

The Atlanta Braves released Joe Borchard.

The Oakland Athletics signed Andrew Brown as a free agent.

The Boston Red Sox purchased Kason Gabbard from the Texas Rangers.

The San Francisco Giants released Scott McClain.

April 23, 2008 Standings

The San Diego Padres selected Josh Banks off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.

The Oakland Athletics selected Rajai Davis off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.

April 23, 2007 Standings
April 23, 2006 Standings

The San Diego Padres released Ricky Gutierrez.

The Atlanta Braves released Damian Moss.

The St. Louis Cardinals signed Desi Relaford as a free agent.

The New York Yankees signed Randy Ruiz as a free agent.

April 23, 2005 Standings

The Texas Rangers signed Jason Boyd as a free agent.

The Chicago Cubs signed Mike Moriarty as a free agent.

The Atlanta Braves signed Mike Porzio as a free agent.

April 23, 2004 Standings

The New York Yankees traded a player to be named later and Alfonso Soriano to the Texas Rangers for Alex Rodriguez and cash. The New York Yankees sent Joaquin Arias (April 23, 2004) to the Texas Rangers to complete the trade.

The San Francisco Giants signed Henry Sosa as an amateur free agent.

The Oakland Athletics released Tom Wilson.

April 23, 2003 Standings

The Cincinnati Reds selected Eric Cyr off waivers from the Anaheim Angels.

The Cleveland Indians signed Luis Perdomo as an amateur free agent.

The Minnesota Twins released Jose Rodriguez.

The Atlanta Braves signed Chuck Smith as a free agent.

April 23, 2002 Standings

The New York Yankees signed Matt Beech as a free agent.

April 23, 2001 Standings

The Cleveland Indians released Kirk Bullinger.

The San Diego Padres signed Jim Crowell as a free agent.

The Detroit Tigers signed Anderson Hernandez as an amateur free agent.

The Arizona Diamondbacks signed Miguel Montero as an amateur free agent.

The Colorado Rockies traded Juan Sosa to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Ryan Owens (minors).

April 23, 1999 Standings

The Chicago Cubs released Hideo Nomo.

April 23, 1998 Standings

The New York Yankees released Phil Hiatt.

The Detroit Tigers released Pete Incaviglia.

The Baltimore Orioles signed Richie Lewis as a free agent.

The St. Louis Cardinals released Steve Ontiveros.

The San Diego Padres signed Roberto Ramirez as a free agent.

April 23, 1997 Standings

The Colorado Rockies traded Jeff Huson to the Milwaukee Brewers for a player to be named later. The Milwaukee Brewers sent Creighton Gubanich (August 5, 1997) to the Colorado Rockies to complete the trade.

April 23, 1996 Standings
April 23, 1995 Standings

The Kansas City Royals traded Enrique Burgos to the San Francisco Giants for a player to be named later. The San Francisco Giants sent Brent Cookson (June 25, 1995) to the Kansas City Royals to complete the trade.

The Boston Red Sox signed Alejandro Pena as a free agent.

The Cincinnati Reds released Nigel Wilson.

April 23, 1993 Standings

The San Francisco Giants signed Deivi Cruz as an amateur free agent.

The New York Mets selected Jeff Kaiser off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.

The Chicago White Sox signed Mike LaValliere as a free agent.

Tuffy Rhodes of the Houston Astros granted free agency.

April 23, 1992 Standings

The Pittsburgh Pirates returned Miguel Batista (earlier draft pick) to the Montreal Expos.

April 23, 1991 Standings
April 23, 1990 Standings
April 23, 1989 Standings

The Detroit Tigers signed Gary Ward as a free agent.

April 23, 1986 Standings

The Baltimore Orioles traded a player to be named later, Ben Bianchi (minors) and Steve Padia (minors) to the Minnesota Twins for Mike Hart. The Baltimore Orioles sent Jeffrey Hubbard (minors) (April 23, 1986) to the Minnesota Twins to complete the trade.

April 23, 1985 Standings
April 23, 1984 Standings

The San Diego Padres traded Paul Noce to the Chicago Cubs for Terry Austin (minors).

April 23, 1982 Standings

The New York Yankees traded Bob Watson to the Atlanta Braves for Scott Patterson (minors).

April 23, 1979 Standings

The Toronto Blue Jays signed Bob Robertson as a free agent.

April 23, 1978 Standings

The Philadelphia Phillies signed Julio Franco as an amateur free agent.

April 23, 1974 Standings
April 23, 1970 Standings

The Chicago Cubs signed Steve Barber as a free agent.

April 23, 1968 Standings
April 23, 1966 Standings
April 23, 1964 Standings

The New York Mets traded Bobby Catton (minors), Chico Fernandez and cash to the Chicago White Sox for Charley Smith.

April 23, 1961 Standings
April 23, 1960 Standings
April 23, 1958 Standings
April 23, 1948 Standings

The St. Louis Cardinals selected Larry Miggins off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.

April 23, 1947 Standings
April 23, 1946 Standings

The St. Louis Browns purchased Babe Dahlgren from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

The New York Giants purchased Jack Kraus from the Philadelphia Phillies.

The New York Giants released Van Mungo.

The Brooklyn Dodgers selected Earl Naylor off waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals.

The Chicago White Sox selected Emmett O'Neill off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.

April 23, 1940 Standings

The Chicago Cubs returned Dick Bass to the Washington Senators following previous purchase.

The St. Louis Cardinals released Lyn Lary.

The Boston Red Sox signed Emmett O'Neill as an amateur free agent.

April 23, 1939 Standings

The Cleveland Indians signed Luke Sewell as a free agent.

April 23, 1931 Standings

Newark (International) purchased Hub Pruett from the New York Giants.

April 23, 1918 Standings

The Brooklyn Robins signed Mickey Doolin as a free agent.

April 23, 1917 Standings

The Cincinnati Reds purchased Jim Thorpe from the New York Giants.

April 23, 1915 Standings

The Boston Braves purchased Dick Egan from the Brooklyn Robins.

April 23, 1912 Standings

The St. Louis Cardinals selected Elmer Miller off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.

April 23, 1909 Standings

The Philadelphia Athletics purchased Paddy Livingston from Indianapolis (American Association).

April 23, 1906 Standings

The Boston Beaneaters released William McCarthy.

The Boston Beaneaters purchased Roy Witherup from Akron (Ohio-Pennsylvania).

April 23, 1902 Standings
April 23, 1901 Standings

The Baltimore Orioles signed Jim Jackson as an amateur free agent.

April 23, 1883 Standings

The New York Metropolitans signed John O'Rourke as a free agent.

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