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Minnesota Twins Transactions 2020

October
DATETRANSACTION
1 October 2020Activated 2B Travis Blankenhorn, 3B Josh Donaldson, RHPs Jorge Alcala, Dakota Chalmers and Jhoan Duran, LHPs Rich Hill, Devin Smeltzer and Lewis Thorpe, CF Gilberto Celestino and OF Brent Rooker from alternate training site.
September
DATETRANSACTION
29 September 2020Designated RHP Sean Poppen for assignment. Reassigned RHPs Dakota Chalmers and Johan Duran, LHPs Rich Hill, Devin Smeltzer and Lewis Thorpe, OFs Brent Rooker and Gilberto Celestino and INFs Travis Blankenhorn and Josh Donaldson to the minor leagues.
26 September 2020Activated 2B Luis Arraez from the 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Devin Smeltzer from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Edwar Colina and OF LaMonte Wade, Jr. to alternate training site.
25 September 2020Selected the contract of RHP Edwar Colina from alternate training site. Designated RHP Homer Bailey for assignment.
22 September 2020Activated RHP Homer Bailey from the 45-day IL. Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to the alternate training site.
18 September 2020Recalled C Mitch Garvr from 10-day IL. Optioned C/INF Willians Astudillo to alternate training site. Placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on 10-day IL retroactive to Sept. 17.. Recalled RHP Sean Poppen from alternate training site.
16 September 2020Activated C Alex Avila abd RHP Jake Odorizzi fron 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Randy Dobnak and 2B Travis Blankenhorn to alternate training site.
14 September 2020Optioned LHP Devin Smeltzer to alternate training site.
13 September 2020Activated Max Kepler from the 10-day IL. Placed OF Brent Rooker on the 10-day IL. Activated RHP Sergio Romo.
11 September 2020Placed INF Luis Arraez on the 10-day IL retroactive to Sept. 9. Recalled LHP Devin Smeltzer from alternate training site.
9 September 2020Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to alternate training site.
8 September 2020Recalled RHP Sean Poppen from alternate training site.
7 September 2020Activated RHP Cody Stashak from the 10-day IL. Optioned LHP Devin Smeltzer to alternate training site.
5 September 2020Recalled C Willians Astudillo and OF LaMonte Wade Jr. from alternate training site. Placed C Alex Avila on the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to alternate training site.
4 September 2020Selected the contract of OF Brent Rooker from alternate training site. Placed RF Max Kepler on the 10-day IL. Recalled C Willians Astudillo from alternate training site.
2 September 2020Activated INF Josh Donaldson from 10-day IL. Designated 2B Ildemaro Vargas for assignment.
1 September 2020Activated RHP Michael Pineda from the restricted list. Activated CF Bryon Buxton from the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Juan Minaya for assignment. Optioned LF LaMonte Wade Jr. to alternate training site.
August
DATETRANSACTION
30 August 2020Optioned LHP Lewis Thorpe to alternate training site.
28 August 2020Activated LHP Lewis Thorpe. Recalled RHP Juan Minaya from alternate training site. Designated LHP Danny Coulombe for assignment.
22 August 2020Placed RHPs Jake Odorizziand Zack Littell on the 10-day IL. Transferred RHP Homer Bailey to the 45-day IL. Recalled RHP Sean Poppen from alternate training site. Selected the contract of LHP Danny Coulombe from alternate training site.
20 August 2020Selected contract of C Ryan Jeffers. Recalled OF LaMonte Wade and RHP Zach Littell from alternate training site. Placed OF Byron Buxton and C Mitch Garver on the 10-day IL. Optioned LHP Lewis Thorpe to alternate training site.
19 August 2020Activated LHP Rich Hill from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Zach Littell to alternate training site.
16 August 2020Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to alternate training site.
13 August 2020Activated RHP Zack Little from the 10-day IL. Placed LHP Cody Stashak on the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Cory Gearrin for assignment. Recalled 2B Ildemaro Vargas from alternate training Site.
11 August 2020Acquired INF Ildemaro Vargas from the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash considerations. Optioned C Williams Astudillo to alternate training site.
10 August 2020Sent CF Aaron Whitefield outright to alternate training site.
9 August 2020Selected the contract of RHP Cory Gearrin from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Sean Poppen to alternate training site.
8 August 2020Activtated RHP Jake Odorizzi from the 10-day IL.
7 August 2020Placed 3B Josh Donaldson on 10-day IL.
6 August 2020Optioned OF Aaron Whitefield to alternate training site.
4 August 2020Placed LHP Rich Hill on 10-day-IL.
3 August 2020Selected the contract of LHP Caleb Thielbar from the alternate training site. Optioned LaMonte Wade Jr. to the alternate training site.
2 August 2020Placed RHP Homer Bailey on the 10-day IL retroactive to July 29. Recalled RHP Sean Poppen from alternate training site.
1 August 2020Placed RHP Zack Littell on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Jorge Alcala from alternate training site.
July
DATETRANSACTION
23 July 2020Placed RHP Jake Odorizzi on the 10-day IL retroactive to July 20. Activated 3B Miguel Sano from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of OF Aaron Whitefield from alternate training site. Recalled OF LaMonte Wade Jr. and LHP Lewis Thorpe from alternate training site.
22 July 2020Agreed to terms with C Allante Hall and LHP Zarion Sharpe on minor league contracts.
15 July 2020Placed SS Wilfredo Tovar on the 10-day IL.
4 July 2020Placed C Willians Astudillo and 3B Miguel Sano on the 10-day IL.
June
DATETRANSACTION
23 June 2020Signed INF Aaron Sabato to a minor league contract.
18 June 2020Agreed to terms with LHP Zarion Sharpe.
16 June 2020Agreed to terms with LHP Lucas Sweany on a minor league contract.
March
DATETRANSACTION
26 March 2020Optioned RHP Sean Poppen and OF LaMonte Wade to Rochester (IL).
February
DATETRANSACTION
10 February 2020Acquired RHP Kenta Maeda and C Jair Camargo and cash considerations from Los Angeles Dodgers for RHP Brusdar Graterol and OF Luke Raley and a Competitive Balance B Pick in the 2020 First-Year Player Draft.
3 February 2020Agreed to terms with RHPs Jhoulys Chac?n and Ryan Garton, Cs Juan Graterol and Tom?s Telis, INFs Jack Reinheimer and Wilfredo Tovar and LHPs Danny Coulombe, Blaine Hardy and Caleb Thielbar on minor league contracts.
January
DATETRANSACTION
29 January 2020Signed SS Calten Daal and RHPs Austin Adams, Alec Asher, Parker Bridwell, Joey Krehbiel, Casey Lawrence, Juan Minaya and Chris Rowley to minor league contracts.
22 January 2020Signed 3B Josh Donaldson to a four-year contract.
14 January 2020Agreed to terms with 3B Miguel San? on a three-year contract.
10 January 2020Agreed to terms with OF Eddie Rosario; LHP Taylor Rogers; RHP Trevor May and RHP Tyler Duffey on one-year contracts.