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Recently Released Players

+ 100 most recent release transactions
  • The list below is of players who were recently released from a Major League organization and who subsequently became free agents. The list includes minor leaguers but they can be filtered out with the MLB toggle button.
  • Some released players will show that they were signed by a new organization (Follow-up Transaction) while others remain free agents or were signed by Independent or International teams (not usually recorded by TBC)
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    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2015-03-04Joel HanrahanPDetroit TigersMLB6-2191R-R33.149LAN: 2000-2-57Signed to Minor League Contract (2014-11-15) 
    2015-03-02Josh SaleLFTampa Bay RaysA+6-0215L-R23.241TBA: 2010-1-17Suspended 50 games for violating Minor League policy on drugs of abuse (2014-08-13) 
    2015-03-02Luis PerezOFSt. Louis CardinalsA+5-10160R-R23.222UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-08-19) 
    2015-03-02Miguel PenaPBoston Red SoxAA6-2170L-L24.129BOS: 2011-6-202Suspended 100 games after testing positive for a banned substance (2014-06-17) 
    2015-02-23Dalfis Ortiz2BKansas City RoyalsRk5-10160B-R23.013UDFAAssigned to DSL Royals (Dsl) (2014-07-20) 
    2015-02-16Drew StinerCSan Francisco GiantsRk6-1200R-R22.164SFN: 2011-43-1317Assignment unknown (2014-08-20) 
    2015-02-16Francisco VillaPLos Angeles DodgersAAA6-0194R-R22.321UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-02-16Leopoldo Correa1B-3BTampa Bay RaysA-6-0186L-R23.075UDFAAssigned to Hudson Valley (A-) (2014-06-13) 
    2015-02-16Joe GardnerPAtlanta BravesAA6-4220R-R26.335CLE: 2009-3-94Signed to Minor League Contract (From Indy) (2014-08-20) 
    2015-02-15Joel ZumayaPMinnesota TwinsMLB6-3210R-R30.098DET: 2002-11-320 (2012-01-18) 
    2015-02-09Jonathon KeckPColorado RockiesAA6-6215L-L26.236KCA: 2009-42-1262Assigned to Modesto (A+) (2014-05-13) 
    2015-02-06Nick Delmonico3BMilwaukee BrewersA+6-2196L-R22.209BAL: 2011-6-185Suspended 50 games for violating Minor League drug policy (2014-07-28)Signed to Minor League Contract by Chicago White Sox
    2015-02-05Dayan ViciedoLFChicago White SoxMLB5-11240R-R25.332UDFADesignated for Assignment (2015-01-29)Signed to Minor League Contract by Toronto Blue Jays
    2015-02-04Chris Dominguez3BSan Francisco GiantsMLB6-5235R-R28.074SFN: 2009-3-86Designated for Assignment (2015-01-30)Signed to Minor League Contract by Cincinnati Reds
    2015-02-02Ruben MejiaPSan Diego PadresAAA6-1175R-R22.345UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-02-02Tyler GonzalesPPhiladelphia PhilliesRk6-2175R-R22.011TOR: 2012-1-60Signed to Minor League Contract (2014-11-24) 
    2015-01-29Marco Scutaro2BSan Francisco GiantsMLB5-9190R-R39.091UDFADesignated for Assignment (2015-01-22) 
    2015-01-26Yorfrank LopezPDetroit TigersA+6-3170R-R24.056UDFAAssigned to Lakeland (A+) (2014-04-12) 
    2015-01-26Yeims MendozaPMiami MarlinsA-6-2155R-R21.333UDFAAssigned to GCL Marlins (Rk) (2014-07-18) 
    2015-01-26Samuel CrafortOFDetroit TigersA-6-0147B-R21.179UDFAAssigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (Rk) (2014-06-20) 
    2015-01-26Ray HansonPLos Angeles AngelsA+6-7235R-R24.333SFN: 2010-47-1428Assigned to Inland Empire (A+) (2014-06-27) 
    2015-01-26Justin HepnerPMiami MarlinsRk6-3190R-R22.357MIA: 2014-36-1067Signed out of draft (San Diego State) (2014-06-21) 
    2015-01-26Mason HopePMiami MarlinsA6-3190R-R22.213FLO: 2011-5-163Assignment unknown (2014-04-01) 
    2015-01-26Cesar BurgosPDetroit TigersA-6-2185R-R21.331UDFAAssigned to Gulf Coast Tigers (Rk) (2014-06-30) 
    2015-01-26Kyle SimonPColorado RockiesAAA6-5195R-R24.161BAL: 2011-4-125Drafted from Phillies by Rockies in Minor League Rule 5 Draft (2014-12-16)Suspended 50 games for violating MLB drug program
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2015-01-26Antonio ValerioCChicago CubsA6-0190R-R23.311UDFAAssigned to Kane County (A) (2014-06-08) 
    2015-01-26Lance RymelCChicago CubsAAA6-0195R-R24.269CHN: 2012-28-854Placed on temporary inactive list (2014-09-01)Signed to Minor League Contract by Colorado Rockies
    2015-01-26Nathan DorrisPChicago CubsA+6-3185L-L24.048CHN: 2012-17-524Activated from disabled list (2014-08-23) 
    2015-01-26Alberto DiazPChicago CubsA6-9157L-L23.228UDFAAssigned to Boise (A-) (2014-08-07) 
    2015-01-26Yao-Lin WangPChicago CubsA+6-0180R-R23.355UDFAAssigned to Daytona (A+) (2014-08-12) 
    2015-01-26Zak HermansPChicago CubsAAA6-2185R-R23.219CHN: 2013-30-888Activated from disabled list (2014-08-30) 
    2015-01-26Josh DavisPChicago CubsA+6-2190L-R24.084UDFAAssigned to Boise (A-) (2014-06-15) 
    2015-01-26Jonathan PulleyPArizona DiamondbacksA-6-2215R-R21.251ARI: 2012-33-1023Assigned to Arizona Diamondbacks (Rk) (2014-06-20) 
    2015-01-26Brad MinceyPMiami MarlinsA+5-11173R-R26.048FLO: 2011-28-853Assigned to Jupiter (A+) (2014-06-20) 
    2015-01-26Nelson ZuluetaPMiami MarlinsRk6-3175R-R20.169MIA: 2013-22-652Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-01-26Hayden FoxPMiami MarlinsA-6-3175R-L23.331MIA: 2012-21-647Assigned to Batavia (A-) (2014-06-13) 
    2015-01-26Coco JohnsonOFMiami MarlinsA+5-11205R-R23.268MIA: 2013-11-322Assigned to Jupiter (A+) (2014-08-19) 
    2015-01-26Kyle BacakCWashington NationalsA-5-9165R-R23.072WAS: 2014-25-754Assigned to Auburn (A-) (2014-07-02) 
    2015-01-26Elisaul GomezPWashington NationalsRk6-1165L-L22.306UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-01-26Pedro EncarnacionPWashington NationalsA+6-4175R-R23.214UDFAAssigned to Potomac (A+) (2014-07-16) 
    2015-01-26Josh RichardsonPSan Diego PadresA+5-11175R-R23.178SDN: 2013-26-778Activated from disabled list (2014-08-21) 
    2015-01-26Coby CowgillPSan Diego PadresA+6-1194R-R23.309TEX: 2012-23-726Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-01-26Erik CabreraPSan Diego PadresA+6-1180R-R24.164UDFAAssigned to Fort Wayne (A) (2014-05-10) 
    2015-01-26Cory BostjancicPSan Diego PadresA6-0180R-R22.196SDN: 2012-15-465Activated from disabled list (2014-06-13) 
    2015-01-26Max BeattyPSan Diego PadresA-6-2225R-R23.305SDN: 2013-32-958Assigned to Eugene (A-) (2014-06-13) 
    2015-01-26Michael ClemensPPittsburgh PiratesRk6-4215R-R21.183PIT: 2014-17-521Suspended 68 games for use of HGH (2014-08-19) 
    2015-01-26Wildert PujolsOFMiami MarlinsA-6-1175L-L20.233UDFAAssigned to Batavia (A-) (2013-08-17) 
    2015-01-26Kevin GroveOFMiami MarlinsA-6-4225R-R24.029UDFAAssigned to Batavia (A-) (2014-06-14) 
    2015-01-26Juan Avila3BMiami MarlinsA+6-1180R-R23.100MIA: 2013-20-592Assigned to Jupiter (A+) (2014-08-12) 
    2015-01-26Jonathan RichardsSSMiami MarlinsRk6-0180B-R19.224UDFAAssigned to GCL Marlins (Rk) (2014-06-22) 
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2015-01-26Will WhitePMiami MarlinsRk6-3190L-L21.192MIA: 2013-19-562Placed on temporary inactive list (2014-04-01) 
    2015-01-26Charlie LowellPMiami MarlinsA+6-4225L-L24.093FLO: 2011-6-193Assigned to Gulf Coast Marlins (Rk) (2014-07-16) 
    2015-01-19Shawn Roof2BBaltimore OriolesAAA6-0175R-R30.169DET: 2007-33-1018Signed to Minor League Contract (2014-11-03) 
    2015-01-19Terrell JoyceOFHouston AstrosA6-3230R-R22.235HOU: 2012-12-369Suspended 50 games for testing positive for a drug of abuse (2015-01-16) 
    2015-01-19Tanner NortonCMilwaukee BrewersRk6-0190L-R19.194MIL: 2013-13-392Signed out of draft (2013-06-18) 
    2015-01-12Nathan HassCAtlanta BravesRk6-0195R-R20.311UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-08-04) 
    2015-01-12Trevor Sprowl2BAtlanta BravesA6-0185L-R21.344ATL: 2014-26-793Assigned to Danville (Rk) (2014-08-11)Signed to Minor League Contract by Baltimore Orioles
    2015-01-12Joe Leonard3BAtlanta BravesAAA6-5220R-R26.139ATL: 2010-3-101Assigned to Gwinnett (AAA) (2014-06-06) 
    2015-01-12Alejandro PilotoOFAtlanta BravesA+6-0185R-R22.279UDFAAssigned to Rome (A) (2014-08-09) 
    2015-01-12Oscar PerezPBoston Red SoxA6-1185R-R23.064UDFAAssigned to Greenville (A) (2014-08-05) 
    2015-01-12Nate ReedPBoston Red SoxAA6-3180L-L27.042SEA: 2010-40-1212Assigned to Salem (A+) (2014-05-27) 
    2015-01-12Rob SmorolPBoston Red SoxA6-0180L-L23.324UDFAAssigned to Lowell (A-) (2014-06-13) 
    2015-01-12Jayson HernandezCBoston Red SoxAAA5-10195R-R26.132BOS: 2010-41-1253Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2015-01-12Matt Gedman1BBoston Red SoxAA6-2205L-R26.108BOS: 2011-45-1372Activated from disabled list (2014-07-05) 
    2015-01-12Kevin MagerOFBoston Red SoxA+6-2185R-R25.241UDFAAssigned to Greenville (A) (2014-06-19) 
    2015-01-12Cesar GonzalezCKansas City RoyalsRk6-3185R-R21.053UDFAAssigned to Idaho Falls (Rk) (2014-06-16) 
    2015-01-12Che-Hsuan LinOFTexas RangersMLB6-0180R-R26.113UDFAAssigned to Arizona Rangers (Rk) (2014-06-20) 
    2015-01-12Travis HenkePWashington NationalsA+6-6241R-R26.187WAS: 2011-22-667Assigned to Potomac (A+) (2013-08-15) 
    2015-01-12Willie MedinaSS-2BWashington NationalsA5-10170B-R23.352WAS: 2013-31-946Assigned to Auburn (A-) (2014-07-07) 
    2015-01-12Rafael RodriguezPAtlanta BravesRk6-1180R-R22.112UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-07-03) 
    2015-01-07Tyler CloydPCleveland IndiansMLB6-2190R-R27.236PHI: 2008-18-556Signed to Minor League Contract (2014-11-11)Signed with Samsung Lions (Korea)
    2015-01-06Austin ChubbCWashington NationalsA6-2220R-R25.264WAS: 2012-21-654Assigned to Hagerstown (A) (2014-07-04)Signed to Minor League Contract by Los Angeles Dodgers
    2015-01-05Juan PuelloOFAtlanta BravesRk6-2214R-R22.260UDFAAssigned to GCL Braves (Rk) (2014-06-21)Signed to Minor League Contract by Toronto Blue Jays
    2014-12-29Tyler VailPAtlanta BravesA6-0220R-R21.301ATL: 2013-20-613Assigned to Danville (Rk) (2014-07-10) 
    2014-12-29Chuck BuchananPAtlanta BravesA6-5210L-L24.168ATL: 2013-18-553Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2014-12-29Jared DettmanPAtlanta BravesA6-3180L-L22.225ATL: 2013-17-523Assigned to Gulf Coast Braves (Rk) (2014-06-20) 
    2014-12-29Jordan SechlerPAtlanta BravesRk6-2215R-L23.051ATL: 2013-19-583Assigned to Gulf Coast Braves (Rk) (2014-06-20) 
    2014-12-29Daniel WattsPAtlanta BravesA+6-3205L-L25.064ARI: 2012-32-993Assigned to Lynchburg (A+) (2014-06-26) 
    2014-12-29David NickOFAtlanta BravesAA6-2180R-R24.329ARI: 2009-4-126Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Jefferies AlmontePBaltimore OriolesRk6-2190R-R22.214UDFAAssigned to GCL Orioles (Rk) (2014-06-21) 
    2014-12-29Eunchul ChoiPBaltimore OriolesInd6-2190R-R31.005UDFAActivated from DL (2014-09-22) 
    2014-12-29Michael JosephPBaltimore OriolesA-6--7215R-R24.108UDFAAssigned to Delmarva (A) (2014-08-31) 
    2014-12-29Jason McCrackenPBaltimore OriolesA6-4225R-R23.116BAL: 2011-42-1265Assigned to Frederick (A+) (2014-08-29) 
    2014-12-29Jacob PettitPBaltimore OriolesAAA6-1185L-L28.062BAL: 2010-42-1258Activated from DL (2014-09-22) 
    2014-12-29Brett FrantiniCBaltimore OriolesRk6-0200R-R24.325UDFAActivated from DL (2014-09-22) 
    2014-12-29Kris Richards1B-2BBaltimore OriolesA6-0185R-R25.023UDFAAssignment unknown (2014-04-01) 
    2014-12-29Michael SwannerPAtlanta BravesA6-4190R-R22.097ATL: 2013-16-493Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Cody ScarpettaPAtlanta BravesAA6-3225R-R26.126MIL: 2007-11-341Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Chris CapperPArizona DiamondbacksA6-0210R-R23.327ARI: 2012-26-813Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Erik Castro1BAtlanta BravesAAA6-3210L-R27.046HOU: 2009-10-311Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Jake RobertsPArizona DiamondbacksA6-0210R-R23.338UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-08-09) 
    2014-12-29Henry GarciaPArizona DiamondbacksA+6-0175L-L24.197UDFAAssigned to Visalia (A+) (2014-04-12) 
    2014-12-29Alex SogardPArizona DiamondbacksAAA6-3210L-L27.157HOU: 2010-26-783Activated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Raul SantanaOFArizona DiamondbacksRk5-11155R-R21.095UDFAAssigned to AZL Diamondbacks (Rk) (2014-06-21) 
    2014-12-29Brandon JacobsOFArizona DiamondbacksAA5-11240R-R24.021BOS: 2009-10-318Assigned to Visalia (A+) (2014-04-12)Signed to Minor League Contract by Kansas City Royals
    2014-12-29Taylor RatliffOFArizona DiamondbacksA-6-3170L-R22.187UDFASigned out of draft (2013-06-13) 
    2014-12-29Damion SmithOFArizona DiamondbacksRk6-4180L-R20.318ARI: 2012-27-843Assigned to Missoula (Rk) (2014-06-16) 
    2014-12-29Cody FassoldPAtlanta BravesAA6-2230R-R26.088UDFAActivated from disabled list (2014-09-29) 
    2014-12-29Ryan GuntherPAtlanta BravesRk6-1167R-R24.042ATL: 2013-12-373Assigned to Danville (Rk) (2014-07-18) 
    2014-12-29Colby HolmesPAtlanta BravesA+5-11200R-R24.066ATL: 2009-47-1408Assigned to Danville (Rk) (2014-07-03) 


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