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Transactions Occurring on April 17

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April 17, 2013 Standings

The Atlanta Braves signed Erik Hamren as a free agent.

Chris Leroux of the Pittsburgh Pirates granted free agency.

The Kansas City Royals released Anthony Ortega.

The Milwaukee Brewers signed Francisco Rodriguez as a free agent.

April 17, 2012 Standings

The Cleveland Indians signed Johnny Damon as a free agent.

The Baltimore Orioles selected Luis Exposito off waivers from the Boston Red Sox.

The New York Yankees signed Nelson Figueroa as a free agent.

April 17, 2009 Standings

The Chicago White Sox released Ben Broussard.

The Minnesota Twins selected Juan Morillo off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.

The Pittsburgh Pirates traded Andy Phillips to the Chicago White Sox for Michael Dubee (minors).

April 17, 2008 Standings

The Washington Nationals released Eude Brito.

The Seattle Mariners signed Charlton Jimerson as a free agent.

April 17, 2006 Standings

The Atlanta Braves signed Wayne Franklin as a free agent.

The Seattle Mariners released Corky Miller.

The Atlanta Braves released Wes Obermueller.

April 17, 2005 Standings

The Colorado Rockies sent Shawn Sedlacek to the St. Louis Cardinals as part of a conditional deal.

April 17, 2004 Standings
April 17, 2003 Standings

The Boston Red Sox signed Trace Coquillette as a free agent.

Alex Delgado of the St. Louis Cardinals granted free agency.

The Tampa Bay Devil Rays released Ryan Thompson.

April 17, 2002 Standings

The San Francisco Giants signed Tom Goodwin as a free agent.

The Pittsburgh Pirates signed Kevin Sefcik as a free agent.

April 17, 2000 Standings

The San Diego Padres signed Freddy Guzman as an amateur free agent.

The Milwaukee Brewers signed Tim Harikkala as a free agent.

April 17, 1998 Standings

The Anaheim Angels signed Mike Butcher as a free agent.

The Anaheim Angels released Jerrod Riggan.

April 17, 1997 Standings

The Montreal Expos signed Hensley Meulens as a free agent.

The Kansas City Royals signed Todd Van Poppel as a free agent.

April 17, 1996 Standings
April 17, 1995 Standings

The Toronto Blue Jays signed Paul Gibson as a free agent.

The Boston Red Sox signed Mike Hartley as a free agent.

The Los Angeles Dodgers released Scott Pose.

The Detroit Tigers signed Juan Samuel as a free agent.

The Cincinnati Reds signed Benito Santiago as a free agent.

April 17, 1993 Standings
April 17, 1992 Standings

The Milwaukee Brewers signed Rafael Novoa as a free agent.

April 17, 1991 Standings

The Baltimore Orioles signed Oddibe McDowell as a free agent.

The Houston Astros signed Calvin Schiraldi as a free agent.

April 17, 1990 Standings

The New York Yankees signed Rich Batchelor as an amateur free agent.

The Minnesota Twins traded Alan Cockrell to the Cleveland Indians for Charlie Scott (minors).

April 17, 1988 Standings

The Cincinnati Reds signed Lary Sorensen as a free agent.

April 17, 1987 Standings

The Toronto Blue Jays released Steve Fireovid.

The Oakland Athletics signed Steve Henderson as a free agent.

The Chicago White Sox signed Ray Krawczyk as a free agent.

The Seattle Mariners signed Jerry Narron as a free agent.

April 17, 1985 Standings
April 17, 1984 Standings

The New York Yankees signed Oscar Gamble as a free agent.

April 17, 1981 Standings

The Texas Rangers signed Bobby Bonds as a free agent.

The Houston Astros signed David Clyde as a free agent.

The New York Yankees signed Dave LaRoche as a free agent.

The Los Angeles Dodgers released Don Stanhouse.

April 17, 1976 Standings

The Philadelphia Phillies signed Nardi Contreras as a free agent.

April 17, 1975 Standings
April 17, 1973 Standings
April 17, 1970 Standings
April 17, 1969 Standings
April 17, 1968 Standings

The Chicago Cubs released John Stephenson.

The San Francisco Giants signed John Stephenson as a free agent.

April 17, 1966 Standings

The Minnesota Twins traded a player to be named later and Dick Stigman to the Boston Red Sox for Russ Nixon and Chuck Schilling. The Minnesota Twins sent Jose Calero (minors) (April 17, 1966) to the Boston Red Sox to complete the trade.

April 17, 1965 Standings

The California Angels traded Bob Duliba to the Boston Red Sox for Hal Kolstad. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)

April 17, 1962 Standings

The Cincinnati Reds returned Dave Hillman to the Boston Red Sox as part of a conditional deal.

April 17, 1960 Standings
April 17, 1958 Standings
April 17, 1956 Standings

The Philadelphia Phillies traded Louis Heyman (minors) and cash to Buffalo (International) for Duane Pillette.

April 17, 1954 Standings
April 17, 1953 Standings

San Diego (PCL) purchased Cliff Fannin from the St. Louis Browns.

The Pittsburgh Pirates selected Eddie Pellagrini off waivers from the Cincinnati Reds.

The Milwaukee Braves purchased Fred Waters from the Brooklyn Dodgers.

April 17, 1949 Standings
April 17, 1948 Standings

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

April 17, 1936 Standings
April 17, 1925 Standings
April 17, 1922 Standings

The New York Yankees purchased Whitey Witt from the Philadelphia Athletics for $7,500.

April 17, 1914 Standings

The Chicago White Sox purchased Ray Demmitt from the Detroit Tigers for $2,500.

April 17, 1912 Standings
April 17, 1910 Standings

Waterbury (Connecticut State) purchased Tom Tuckey from the Boston Doves.

April 17, 1909 Standings

The Boston Doves purchased Jimmy Slagle from the Chicago Cubs.

April 17, 1897 Standings
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