Transactions Occurring on April 23
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.
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.
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.
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.
The New York Yankees signed Matt Beech as a free agent.
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.
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.
The Detroit Tigers signed Gary Ward as a free agent.
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.
The Philadelphia Phillies signed Julio Franco as an amateur free agent.
The Chicago Cubs signed Steve Barber as a free agent.
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.
The Cleveland Indians signed Luke Sewell as a free agent.
Newark (International) purchased Hub Pruett from the New York Giants.
The Brooklyn Robins signed Mickey Doolin as a free agent.
The Philadelphia Athletics purchased Paddy Livingston from Indianapolis (American Association).
The Boston Beaneaters released William McCarthy.
The Boston Beaneaters purchased Roy Witherup from Akron (Ohio-Pennsylvania).
The Baltimore Orioles signed Jim Jackson as an amateur free agent.
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