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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
    2017-04-25Ryan JacksonSSMiami MarlinsMLB6-3180R-R28.350SLN: 2009-5-159Assigned to New Orleans (AAA) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-25Yhoxian Medina2BCleveland IndiansAAA5-10165R-R26.349CLE: 2011-38-1148Assigned to Akron (AA) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-24Conner HaleIFSeattle MarinersA6-2191R-R24.196SEA: 2015-9-275Assigned to Clinton (A) (2016-04-07) 
    2017-04-22Toller BoardmanPDetroit TigersA+6-3210L-L24.158DET: 2015-22-670Assigned to Lakeland (A+) (2017-04-10) 
    2017-04-22Alex BalogPColorado RockiesAAA6-5210R-R24.280COL: 2013-2-70Assigned to Hartford (AA) (2017-04-19) 
    2017-04-21Derek MillerIFBoston Red SoxAA6-1180R-R24.277BOS: 2014-23-704Assigned to Salem (A+) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-21Josh HamiltonRFTexas RangersMLB6-4240L-L35.335TBA: 1999-1-1Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-16) 
    2017-04-20Luis RamirezPColorado RockiesAA6-3200R-R24.282UDFAAssigned to Hartford (AA) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-20Rohn PiercePSeattle MarinersA+6-2212R-R24.089SEA: 2014-19-561Assigned to Modesto (A+) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-19Stijn Van derMeerIFHouston AstrosA+6-3170L-R23.353HOU: 2016-34-1027Assigned to Buies Creek (A+) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-19Matt MurtonOFDetroit TigersMLB6-1226R-R35.198BOS: 2003-1-32Assigned to Toledo (AAA) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-18Ty Washington2BMiami MarlinsA+5-9160R-R23.229CIN: 2011-43-1315Assigned to Jupiter (A+) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-14Thomas LeePSt. Louis CardinalsAAA6-1190R-R27.176UDFAAssigned to Memphis (AAA) (2016-07-09) 
    2017-04-12Kurt HeyerPSt. Louis CardinalsAAA6-2196R-R26.079SLN: 2012-6-210Assigned to Memphis (AAA) (2016-07-03) 
    2017-04-12Carlos PortuondoPCincinnati RedsAAA6-2235R-R29.155UDFAAssigned to Pensacola (AA) (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-09James RamseyOFSeattle MarinersAAA5-11186L-R27.111SLN: 2012-1-23Assigned to Tacoma (AAA) (2016-08-05) 
    2017-04-08Chris O'GradyPLos Angeles AngelsAAA6-4220L-L26.356ANA: 2012-10-327Reinstated to active roster (2017-04-06) 
    2017-04-08Cory RasmusPTampa Bay RaysMLB6-0200R-R29.154ATL: 2006-1-38Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-31) 
    2017-04-07Taylor Featherston2BPhiladelphia PhilliesMLB6-1175R-R27.181COL: 2011-5-168Assigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) (2017-04-06)Signed to Minor League Contract by Philadelphia Phillies
    2017-04-07Carlos QuentinLFBoston Red SoxMLB6-2215R-R34.222ARI: 2003-1-29Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-07) 
    2017-04-07Kewby Meyer1BTampa Bay RaysA6-1195L-L24.162TBA: 2015-37-1108Assigned to Bowling Green (A) (2016-06-23) 
    2017-04-07D'Arby MyersOFBaltimore OriolesAAA6-3175R-R28.119PHI: 2006-4-127Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-10) 
    2017-04-07Brian MoranPBaltimore OriolesAAA6-3188L-L28.189SEA: 2009-7-203Selected by Orioles from Braves in minor league rule 5 draft (2016-12-09) 
    2017-04-07Simon MercedesPBoston Red SoxAA6-4200R-R25.050UDFAAssigned to Salem (A+) (2016-06-01) 
    2017-04-07Patrick McCoyPCleveland IndiansMLB6-4200L-L28.247WAS: 2007-10-310Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-24) 
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2017-04-07Roman ColonPKansas City RoyalsMLB6-3170R-R37.238UDFASigned to minor league contract (re-signed) (2016-11-08) 
    2017-04-07Jake Mayers3BWashington NationalsA6-1195R-R26.242ARI: 2013-19-570Activated from DL (2016-09-30) 
    2017-04-07Ryan MetzlerIFToronto Blue JaysA+6-1170R-R24.018TOR: 2014-9-264Activated from disabled list (2016-07-15) 
    2017-04-07Matt BuschmannPToronto Blue JaysMLB6-3195R-R33.054SDN: 2006-15-453Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-03-06) 
    2017-04-07Kelvin Fajardo3BTexas RangersRk5-11160R-R21.030UDFAAssigned to AZL Rangers (Rk) (2016-08-03) 
    2017-04-07Steve LerudCTexas RangersMLB6-1205L-R32.176PIT: 2003-3-75Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-04) 
    2017-04-07Scott SebaldPTexas RangersA-6-5230L-L22.295UDFAAssigned to Spokane (A-) (2016-08-09) 
    2017-04-07Max Muncy1BOakland AthleticsMLB6-0190L-R26.225OAK: 2012-5-169Outrighted to minors (2017-01-09) 
    2017-04-07Connor SpencerIFNew York YankeesA+6-2200L-R24.075NYA: 2014-8-242Reinstated to active roster (2016-07-28) 
    2017-04-07Patrick Leyland1BWashington NationalsAA6-2198R-R25.179DET: 2010-8-253Signed to Minor League Contract (2016-12-21) 
    2017-04-06Dariel AlvarezOFBaltimore OriolesMLB6-2180R-R28.150UDFAAssigned to Norfolk (AAA) (2016-07-26)Signed to Minor League Contract by Baltimore Orioles
    2017-04-05Jason MottePColorado RockiesMLB6-0200R-R34.287SLN: 2003-19-575Designated for Assignment (2017-03-31)Signed to Minor League Contract by Atlanta Braves
    2017-04-04Daniel FieldsOFArizona DiamondbacksMLB6-1201L-R26.071DET: 2009-6-180Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-16) 
    2017-04-04Marlon AriasPArizona DiamondbacksAAA6-3155L-L32.215UDFASigned to Minor League Contract (2017-01-15) 
    2017-04-04Jason PridieOFArizona DiamondbacksMLB6-1195L-R33.178TBA: 2002-2-43Signed to Minor League Contract (2016-12-08) 
    2017-04-04Jake GoebbertOFArizona DiamondbacksMLB6-1185L-L29.193HOU: 2009-13-401Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-26) 
    2017-04-04Ray BlackPSan Francisco GiantsAA6-4220R-R26.282SFN: 2011-7-237Designated for Assignment (2017-04-02) 
    2017-04-04Nick SarianidesPChicago CubsAA6-1195R-R27.218CLE: 2009-28-845Signed to minor league contract (re-signed) (2016-11-08) 
    2017-04-02Tim CooneyPCleveland IndiansMLB6-2196L-L26.104SLN: 2012-3-117Assigned to Columbus (AAA) (2017-03-10)Signed to Minor League Contract by Cleveland Indians
    2017-04-02Melvin UptonCFToronto Blue JaysMLB6-2170R-R32.224TBA: 2002-1-2Traded from Padres to Blue Jays for Hansel Rodriguez (2016-07-27)Signed to Minor League Contract by San Francisco Giants
    2017-04-02Brett Wallace1BSan Diego PadresMLB6-2235L-R30.219SLN: 2008-1-13Signed to Minor League Contract (2016-12-21) 
    2017-03-31Frank BatistaPChicago CubsAAA5-10170R-R27.339UDFASigned to Minor League Contract (2017-01-27) 
    2017-03-31Jayce RayOFBoston Red SoxAA6-1196L-R26UDFAActivated from disabled list (2016-07-29) 
    2017-03-31Andrew NovielloCBoston Red SoxRk6-0195L-R20.158BOS: 2015-25-741Reinstated to active roster (2015-07-11) 
    2017-03-31Ben MooreOF-CBoston Red SoxA+6-1195R-R24.190BOS: 2014-8-254Activated from disabled list (2016-08-20) 
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2017-03-31Jhon MartinezPAtlanta BravesRk6-0165L-L22.050UDFAAssigned to Danville (Rk) (2016-06-23) 
    2017-03-31Angelo LeclercPBoston Red SoxAA6-0170R-R25.174UDFAReinstated to active roster (2016-08-11) 
    2017-03-31Jeffry FernandezPBoston Red SoxA+6-3180R-R24.006UDFAAssigned to Salem (A+) (2016-08-04) 
    2017-03-31Conor BierfeldtOFBaltimore OriolesAA6-2220R-R25.364BAL: 2013-29-879Assigned to Frederick (A+) (2016-08-12) 
    2017-03-31Guilermo SalasSSBaltimore OriolesA6-0175B-R22.344UDFAAssigned to Delmarva (A) (2016-08-27) 
    2017-03-31Joey Demichele2B-SSChicago White SoxAA6-0171L-R26.054CHA: 2012-3-108Assigned to Birmingham (AA) (2014-08-06) 
    2017-03-31Greyfer EreguaPChicago CubsA+5-11160R-R23.167UDFAActivated from disabled list (2016-08-08)Assigned to Burlington (A) by Los Angeles Angels
    2017-03-31Jonathan MartinezPChicago CubsAA6-1170R-R22.277UDFAAssigned to Tennessee (AA) (2016-08-31) 
    2017-03-31Sean O'ConnellPChicago White SoxAAA6-4190L-R25.110CHA: 2010-15-458Signed to minor league contract (re-signed) (2016-10-13)Signed to Minor League Contract by Los Angeles Dodgers
    2017-03-31Tyler MatzekPChicago White SoxMLB6-3210L-L26.163COL: 2009-1-11Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-16) 
    2017-03-31Blake SmithOFChicago White SoxMLB6-2200L-R29.113LAN: 2009-2-56Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-22) 
    2017-03-31Nolan SanburnPChicago White SoxAA6-0175R-R25.254OAK: 2012-2-74Assigned to Birmingham (AA) (2016-04-16) 
    2017-03-31Mayckol GuaipePChicago White SoxMLB6-3175R-R26.232UDFASigned to Minor League Contract (2017-01-27) 
    2017-03-31Dallas BeelerPChicago CubsMLB6-5205R-R27.292CHN: 2010-41-1240Activated from DL and outrighted to minors (2016-11-06) 
    2017-03-31Michael WagnerPChicago CubsAAA6-3175R-R25.180CHN: 2013-15-438Assigned to Tennessee (AA) (2016-07-14) 
    2017-03-31Tyler SkulinaPChicago CubsAA6-5252R-R25.195CHN: 2013-4-108Assigned to Tennessee (AA) (2016-04-07) 
    2017-03-31Jordan PriesPChicago CubsAAA6-1185R-R27.063SEA: 2011-30-903Assigned to Iowa (AAA) (2016-07-21) 
    2017-03-31Derek PetersonIFBaltimore OriolesA+6-3195R-R26.025UDFAActivated from DL (2016-09-30) 
    2017-03-31Austin Anderson3BBaltimore OriolesA6-0190L-R24.286BAL: 2014-9-271Activated from DL (2016-09-30) 
    2017-03-31Matt HearnOFAtlanta BravesRk5-9165L-R21.031ATL: 2016-24-709Signed out of draft (Mission) (2016-06-29) 
    2017-03-31Sean GodfreyOFAtlanta BravesAA6-2165R-R25.089ATL: 2014-22-673Assigned to Carolina (A+) (2016-08-15) 
    2017-03-31Sander BoeldakOFAtlanta BravesRk5-10160L-L20.257UDFAAssigned to GCL Braves (Rk) (2016-06-24) 
    2017-03-31Ryan GebhardtSSAtlanta BravesAA5-11195R-R25.178ARI: 2013-17-510Signed to minor league contract (re-signed) (2016-09-30) 
    2017-03-31Ryan O'Malley3BAtlanta BravesRk6-2205L-R23.057ATL: 2016-25-739Signed out of draft (Sonoma State) (2016-06-24) 
    2017-03-31Darien McLemoreIFAtlanta BravesA5-9200B-R23.110UDFAAssigned to Danville (Rk) (2016-08-11) 
    Released DatePlayerPositionTeamHigh LevelHtWtB-TAgeDraftedPrior TransactionSince Release
    2017-03-31Robby NesovicPAtlanta BravesRk6-4220R-R23.000ATL: 2015-27-810Activated from DL (2016-09-30) 
    2017-03-31Alex Lee1BAtlanta BravesRk6-1195-23.159ATL: 2016-22-649Signed out of draft (Samford) (2016-06-23) 
    2017-03-31Matthew FoleyCAtlanta BravesA-6-4230R-R22.350MIA: 2015-40-1196Assigned to Gulf Coast Braves (Rk) (2016-08-26) 
    2017-03-31Erison MendezOFAtlanta BravesA+5-11170R-R24.331UDFAAssigned to Carolina (A+) (2016-05-04) 
    2017-03-31Michael O'NealPAtlanta BravesAA6-1220L-L24.299UDFAActivated from disabled list (2016-08-27) 
    2017-03-31Garret CortrightPBaltimore OriolesAAA6-5190R-R25.181BAL: 2013-40-1209Assigned to Frederick (A+) (2016-08-19)Assigned to Jacksonville (AA) by Miami Marlins
    2017-03-31Anthony CaroniaSS-2BBaltimore OriolesAAA5-11165R-R25.314BAL: 2012-27-822Activated from disabled list (2016-09-01) 
    2017-03-31Michael KatzIFBaltimore OriolesA+6-3220R-R24.237NYN: 2014-9-265Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-03-03) 
    2017-03-31Robert StraderPBaltimore OriolesA6-4205R-L23.016BAL: 2015-12-373Assigned to Delmarva (A) (2016-06-24) 
    2017-03-31Xavier BordePBaltimore OriolesA-6-2213L-L23.353BAL: 2015-36-1093Assigned to Aberdeen (A-) (2016-06-19) 
    2017-03-31Daniel AyersPBaltimore OriolesA-6-3205L-L22.007BAL: 2013-25-759Assigned to Aberdeen (A-) (2015-06-19) 
    2017-03-31Cody SatterwhitePBaltimore OriolesAAA6-4205R-R30.063DET: 2008-2-67Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-09) 
    2017-03-31Tomo OhkaPBaltimore OriolesMLB6-1179R-R41.013UDFASigned to Minor League Contract (2016-12-15) 
    2017-03-31Trey HaleyPBaltimore OriolesAAA6-3180R-R26.283CLE: 2008-2-76Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-01-05) 
    2017-03-31Andrew ElliottIFBaltimore OriolesA-6-1175R-R25.056BAL: 2015-30-913Assigned to Aberdeen (A-) (2016-06-10) 
    2017-03-31Cesilio PimentelPAtlanta BravesA+6-2185L-L24.085UDFASelected by Braves from Pirates in minor league rule 5 draft (2016-12-03)Signed to Minor League Contract by Miami Marlins
    2017-03-31Cody DailyIFChicago White SoxA6-3210R-R24.246UDFAAssigned to Kannapolis (A) (2015-07-22) 
    2017-03-31Trey MasekPCleveland IndiansA-6-0185R-R25.082CHN: 2013-5-138Signed to Minor League Contract (2017-02-24) 
    2017-03-31Brandon WhitePAtlanta BravesA6-2215R-R22.100ATL: 2016-12-349Assigned to Danville (Rk) (2016-07-05)Assigned to Rome (A) by Atlanta Braves
    2017-03-31Parker DanciuPAtlanta BravesRk6-3210L-L23.009ATL: 2016-39-1159Signed out of draft (Florida HS) (2016-06-24) 
    2017-03-31Ronnier MustelierOF-3BAtlanta BravesAAA5-10210R-R32.235UDFASigned to minor league contract (re-signed) (2016-10-20) 
    2017-03-31Chris DiazPAtlanta BravesA6-0195L-L23.311ATL: 2014-5-163Activated from DL (2016-09-30) 
    2017-03-31Mike Benjamin3BColorado RockiesAA6-0170R-R25.013COL: 2013-13-379Assigned to Hartford (AA) (2016-06-08) 
    2017-03-31Ryan Clark1B-PAtlanta BravesA+6-5220R-R23.112ATL: 2015-5-150Assigned to Carolina (A+) (2016-04-07) 
    2017-03-31Jimmy RollinsSSSan Francisco GiantsMLB5-8154B-R38.124PHI: 1996-2-46Signed to Minor League Contract (2016-12-18) 


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