Sun, 11 Mar 2012 18:13:20 -0700
The Oakland Athletics optioned P Sean Doolittle and OF Jermaine Mitchell to Triple-A Sacramento Sunday, March 11. The team also reassigned P Fabio Castro, OF Michael Choice, SP Edgar G. Gonzalez, P Sonny Gray, OF Grant Green, OF Cedric Hunter, RP Jim Miller, OF Jason Pridie, C Max Stassi and RP Merkin Valdez to their minor league camp.
Thu, 05 Jan 2012 09:30:09 -0800
The Oakland Athletics inked free-agent RP Merkin Valdez (Rangers), P Fabio Castro (Mariners) and P Travis Schlichting (Dodgers) to minor league deals Wednesday, Jan. 4.
Fri, 04 Nov 2011 11:54:22 -0700
Texas Rangers P Omar Beltre, SS Andres Blanco, IF Esteban German, P Eric Hurley and RP Merkin Valdez all rejected their minor league assignments and have become free agents.
Wed, 02 Nov 2011 14:12:41 -0700
The Texas Rangers outrighted P Omar Beltre, SS Andres Blanco, IF Esteban German, P Eric Hurley and RP Merkin Valdez to the minors Wednesday, Nov. 2.
Thu, 29 Sep 2011 12:41:17 -0700
Texas Rangers Ps Mark Hamburger and Michael Kirkman will be sent to the Arizona instructional league in case the team needs them in the Championship Series or the World Series. RP Merkin Valdez has gone home to the Dominican Republic.
Thu, 01 Sep 2011 11:50:14 -0700
The Texas Rangers activated SS Andres Blanco (back) and C Matt Treanor (concussion) from the disabled list Thursday, Sept. 1. In corresponding moves, the team recalled P Merkin Valdez and IF Esteban German and outrighted IF Omar Quintanilla to the minors.
Mon, 25 Jul 2011 15:58:34 -0700
The Texas Rangers signed free-agent RP Merkin Valdez (Dodgers) to a minor league deal Sunday, July 24.
Wed, 20 Jul 2011 22:52:44 -0700
The Los Angeles Dodgers released RP Merkin Valdez Wednesday, July 20.
Wed, 02 Feb 2011 20:20:27 -0800
The Los Angeles Dodgers signed free-agent RP Merkin Valdez (Blue Jays) to a minor league contract Wednesday, Feb. 2, reports Matt Eddy, of Baseball America.
Thu, 29 Apr 2010 09:48:54 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays outrighted RP Merkin Valdez to the minors Thursday, April 29, CBSSports.com reports.