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2005 Arizona Diamondbacks

Trades and Transactions

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2004 / 2006

77-85, Finished 2nd in NL West (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bob Melvin (77-85)
GM: Joe Garagiola (Resigned 8/7/2005), Bob Gebhard (Interim GM 8/7/2005-), Scouting Dir: Mike Rizzo
Scored 696 runs, Allowed 856 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-96

Ballparks: Bank One Ballpark · Attendance: 2,059,424 (12th of 16)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 103, Pitching - 104 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 103

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2004 / 2006 Trades and Transactions

Transactions listed are from October 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.

October 11, 2004

Chad Durbin granted Free Agency.

October 13, 2004

Juan Brito granted Free Agency.

October 15, 2004

Greg Hansell granted Free Agency.

Ever Magallanes granted Free Agency.

Brady Raggio granted Free Agency.

Julio Ramirez granted Free Agency.

Jose Silva granted Free Agency.

October 19, 2004

Signed Juan Brito as a free agent.

October 28, 2004

Carlos Baerga granted Free Agency.

Jeff Fassero granted Free Agency.

Released Shane Reynolds.

October 29, 2004

Matt Mantei granted Free Agency.

Quinton McCracken granted Free Agency.

Steve Sparks granted Free Agency.

November 1, 2004

Danny Bautista granted Free Agency.

Mike Fetters granted Free Agency.

Richie Sexson granted Free Agency.

November 3, 2004

Scott Service granted Free Agency.

November 4, 2004

Greg Colbrunn granted Free Agency.

November 23, 2004

Tim Olson granted Free Agency.

December 7, 2004

Signed Luis Martinez as a free agent.

Signed Quinton McCracken as a free agent.

December 11, 2004

Signed Troy Glaus as a free agent.

Signed Russ Ortiz as a free agent.

December 15, 2004

Signed Kelly Stinnett as a free agent.

Released Andrew Good.

December 16, 2004

Signed Royce Clayton as a free agent.

December 21, 2004

Signed Craig Counsell as a free agent.

Brandon Medders granted Free Agency.

Shane Nance granted Free Agency.

December 22, 2004

Signed Brandon Medders as a free agent.

January 10, 2005

Sent Steve Randolph to the Chicago Cubs as part of a conditional deal.

Signed Shane Nance as a free agent.

January 11, 2005

Released Phil Stockman.

Traded Randy Johnson to the New York Yankees. Received Brad Halsey, Dioner Navarro, Javier Vazquez and cash.

Traded William Juarez (minors), Danny Muegge (minors), Dioner Navarro and Beltran Perez to the Los Angeles Dodgers. Received Shawn Green.

January 12, 2005

Signed Shawn Estes as a free agent.

Traded Shea Hillenbrand to the Toronto Blue Jays. Received Adam Peterson.

January 14, 2005

Signed Kevin Tolar as a free agent.

January 19, 2005

Signed Jose Jimenez as a free agent.

January 24, 2005

Signed Tony Clark as a free agent.

January 26, 2005

Released Robby Hammock.

January 27, 2005

Signed Adam Johnson as a free agent.

February 6, 2005

Traded Casey Fossum to the Tampa Bay Devil Rays. Received Jose Cruz and cash.

February 11, 2005

Signed Juan Acevedo as a free agent.

February 18, 2005

Traded Roberto Alomar to the Chicago White Sox. Received a player to be named later. The Chicago White Sox sent Brad Murray (minors) (February 18, 2005) to the Arizona Diamondbacks to complete the trade.

February 19, 2005

Signed Mike Venafro as a free agent.

February 21, 2005

Signed Donovan Osborne as a free agent.

March 6, 2005

Signed Phil Stockman as a free agent.

March 24, 2005

Released Adam Johnson.

April 4, 2005 (Standings)

Released Donovan Osborne.

April 5, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Chris Michalak as a free agent.

April 6, 2005 (Standings)

Reggie Abercrombie selected by the Florida Marlins off waivers.

April 11, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Robby Hammock as a free agent.

April 12, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Darren Oliver as a free agent.

April 14, 2005 (Standings)

Selected Javier Lopez off waivers from the Colorado Rockies.

April 16, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Kerry Ligtenberg as a free agent.

April 18, 2005 (Standings)

Adam Peterson selected by the Detroit Tigers off waivers.

April 21, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Armando Almanza as a free agent.

May 2, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Cesar Valdez as an amateur free agent.

May 3, 2005 (Standings)

Released Darren Oliver.

May 5, 2005 (Standings)

Released Randy Choate.

May 11, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Randy Choate as a free agent.

May 12, 2005 (Standings)

Released Armando Almanza.

June 3, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Doug DeVore to the San Francisco Giants. Received Matt Herges and cash.

Selected Claudio Vargas off waivers from the Washington Nationals.

June 7, 2005 (Standings)

Drafted Justin Upton in the 1st round (1st pick) of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed January 6, 2006.

Drafted Micah Owings in the 3rd round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed July 8, 2005.

Drafted Greg Smith in the 6th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 9, 2005.

Drafted Rusty Ryal in the 14th round of the 2005 amateur draft. Player signed June 11, 2005.

June 15, 2005 (Standings)

Released Shane Nance.

June 18, 2005 (Standings)

Released Matt Herges.

July 1, 2005 (Standings)

Released Kevin Tolar.

July 4, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Vladimir Nunez as a free agent.

July 21, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Matt Kata to the Philadelphia Phillies. Received Tim Worrell and cash.

July 25, 2005 (Standings)

Signed Colin Porter as a free agent.

July 30, 2005 (Standings)

Traded Jose Cruz and cash to the Boston Red Sox. Received Kyle Bono (minors) and Kenny Perez (minors).

July 31, 2005 (Standings)

Received Buddy Groom from the New York Yankees as part of a conditional deal.

August 1, 2005 (Standings)

Signed David Doster as a free agent.

August 17, 2005 (Standings)

Released Vladimir Nunez.

August 30, 2005 (Standings)

Released Winston Abreu.

October 13, 2005 (Standings)

Quinton McCracken granted Free Agency.

Kelly Stinnett granted Free Agency.

October 15, 2005 (Standings)

Juan Brito granted Free Agency.

David Doster granted Free Agency.

Kerry Ligtenberg granted Free Agency.

Javier Lopez granted Free Agency.

Chris Michalak granted Free Agency.

Colin Porter granted Free Agency.

Phil Stockman granted Free Agency.

Mike Venafro granted Free Agency.

Alan Zinter granted Free Agency.

October 27, 2005

Royce Clayton granted Free Agency.

Shawn Estes granted Free Agency.

October 28, 2005

Buddy Groom granted Free Agency.

Tim Worrell granted Free Agency.

November 18, 2005

Signed Juan Brito as a free agent.

December 7, 2005

Traded Lance Cormier and Oscar Villarreal to the Atlanta Braves. Received Johnny Estrada.

December 8, 2005

Dan Uggla drafted by the Florida Marlins in the 2005 rule 5 draft.

December 12, 2005

Signed Alfredo Marte as an amateur free agent.

December 13, 2005

Signed Kevin Jarvis as a free agent.

December 15, 2005

Signed Damion Easley as a free agent.

December 20, 2005

Traded Javier Vazquez to the Chicago White Sox. Received Orlando Hernandez, Luis Vizcaino and Chris Young.

December 22, 2005

Signed Jason Grimsley as a free agent.

December 27, 2005

Signed Eric Byrnes as a free agent.

Traded Troy Glaus and Sergio Santos to the Toronto Blue Jays. Received Miguel Batista and Orlando Hudson.

January 6, 2006

Josh Kroeger selected by the Philadelphia Phillies off waivers.

January 12, 2006

Signed Terry Mulholland as a free agent.

January 17, 2006

Signed Donnie Sadler as a free agent.

January 30, 2006

Signed Neal Musser as a free agent.

February 7, 2006

Signed Jeff DaVanon as a free agent.

February 8, 2006

Signed Matt Erickson as a free agent.

February 10, 2006

Signed Felix Heredia as a free agent.

Mike Gosling selected by the Cincinnati Reds off waivers.

February 28, 2006

Traded Jason Bulger to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Received Alberto Callaspo.

March 8, 2006

Traded Alex Cintron to the Chicago White Sox. Received Jeff Bajenaru.

March 24, 2006

Released Felix Heredia.

March 26, 2006

Traded Brad Halsey to the Oakland Athletics. Received Juan Cruz.

March 29, 2006

Released Luis Terrero.

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