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Baltimore Orioles Transactions 2021

November
DATETRANSACTION
November 30, 2021Released RHP Brooks Kriske to pursue an international opportunity. Agreed to terms with LHP Paul Fry, RHP Jorge Lopez and OF Anthony Santander on one-year contracts. Assigned INF Richie Martin outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Agreed to term with INF Rougned Odor on a one-year contract.
November 19, 2021Claimed INF Lucius Fox off waivers from Kansas City. Selected the contracts of RHPs Felix Bautista, Kyle Bradish, Logan Gillaspie, LHPs DL Hall, Kevin Smith and INF Terrin Vavra and agreed to terms on major league contracts.
November 8, 2021Claimed RHP Bryan Baker off waivers from Toronto.
November 7, 2021Reinstated LHP Keegan Akin, RHP Jorge Lopez, INF Jorge Mateo and OF DJ Stewart from the 60-day IL.
November 5, 2021Claimed RHP Hunter Harvey off waivers from San Francisco. Sent C Nick Ciuffo and RHP Spenser Watkins outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East). RHPs Marcos Diplan, Connor Greene and Chris Ellis and C Pedro Severino cleared waivers and selected free agency.
November 3, 2021Sent RHPs Marcos Diplan, Conner Greene and C Pedro Severino outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
October
DATETRANSACTION
October 25, 2021Announced RHPs Thomas Eshelman, Konner Wade, INF Pat Valaika and C Austin Wynns have cleared outright waivers and elected free agency.
October 14, 2021Assigned RHP Travis Lakins, Sr. to Norfolk (Triple-A East) after clearing waivers.
October 5, 2021Reinstated LHP Tanner Scott, 2B Ramon Urias, RHPs Tyler Wells, Chris Ellis and RF Anthony Santander from the 10-day IL. Recalled RF Yusniel Diaz, LHPs Alexander Wells, Paul Fry, RHPs Dean Kramer, Mike Baumann, Zack Burdi and 3B Rylan Bannon from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
October 1, 2021Recalled RHP Isaac Mattson from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned LHP Alexander Wells to Norfolk.
September
DATETRANSACTION
September 28, 2021Reinstated LHP Bruce Zimmermann from the 60-day IL. Recalled INF Tyler Nevin from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Chris Ellis and OF Anthony Santander on the 10-day IL. Transferred LHP Keegan Akin from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 25, 2021Recalled RHP Spenser Watkins from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Tyler Wells on the 10-day IL.
September 24, 2021Optioned RHP Mike Baumann to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Joey Krehbiel from Norfolk. Selected the contract of C Nick Ciuffo from Norfolk and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed LHP Keegan Akin on the 10-day IL.
September 23, 2021Sent RHP Manny Barreda outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Mike Baumann to Norfolk.
September 22, 2021Recalled INF Jahmai Jones and RHP Konner Wade from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Joey Krehbiel to Norfolk. Placed INF Ramon Urias on the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Cesar Valdez for assignment.
September 21, 2021Claimed RHP Joey Krehbiel off waivers from Tampa Bay. Designated RHP Manny Barreda for assignment. Sent RHP Dusten Knight off waivers to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Sent LHP Bruce Zimmermann to Norfolk on a rehab assignment. Selected the contract of RHP Cesar Valdez from Norfolk and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed OF D.J. Stewart on the 60-day IL.
September 19, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Thomas Eshelman from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Brooks Kriske from Norfolk. Optioned RHP Spenser Watkins to Norfolk. Designated RHP Dusten Knight for assignment.
September 18, 2021Sent LHP Bruce Zimmermann to Bowie (Double-A Northeast) on a rehab assignment.
September 17, 2021Optioned 2B Jahmai Jones to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Dusten Knight from Norfolk.
September 16, 2021Claimed RHP Brooks Kriske off waivers from New York Yankees then optioned him to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Transferred RHP Jorge Lopez from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Optioned INF Jahmai Jones to Norfolk.
September 14, 2021Recalled RHP Marcos Diplán from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of INF Pat Valaika from Norfolk and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Placed LHP Tanner Scott on the 10-day IL. Placed INF Jorge Mateo on the 60-day IL.
September 12, 2021Optioned RHPs Dean Kremer and Manny Barreda to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP Eric Hanhold from Norfolk . Transferred RHP Matt Harvey from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 11, 2021Recalled RHP Dean Kremer from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Spenser Watkins from Norfolk. Optioned RHP Marcos Diplan to Norfolk.
September 9, 2021Recalled INF Richie Martin from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed RHP Matt Harvey on the 10-day IL.
September 7, 2021Recalled RHP Mike Baumann from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP Manny Barreda from Norfolk and agreed to terms on a major league contract. Optioned RHP Zack Burdi to Norfolk. Placed RHP Jorge Lopez on the 10-day IL. Transferred RHP Hunter Harvery from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL.
September 6, 2021Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Dusten Knight to Norfolk.
August
DATETRANSACTION
August 30, 2021Recalled RHP Dusten Knight and LHP Alexander Wells from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
August 29, 2021Optioned LHP Paul Fry and RHP Spenser Watkins to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
August 27, 2021Released INF Maikel Franco after clearing waivers.
August 25, 2021Optioned RHP Konner Wade to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Conner Greene from Norfolk. Released 3B Maikel Franco.
August 24, 2021Recalled INF Kelvin Gutierrez from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Konner Wade to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
August 23, 2021Recalled INF Jahmai Jones from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Claimed RHP Conner Greene off waivers from Los Angeles Dodgers then optioned him to Norfolk. Optioned INF Richie Martin to Norfolk. Designated INF Maikel Franco for assignment.
August 21, 2021Activated RHP Chris Ellis.
August 20, 2021Claimed RHP Chris Ellis off waivers from the Tampa Bay Rays. Designated RHP César Valdez for assignment. Announced LHP Ryan Hartman has cleared outright waivers and been assigned to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
August 18, 2021Claimed RHP Zack Burdi off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and optioned him to Norfolk (Triple- A East). Designated LHP Ryan Hartman for assignment.
August 17, 2021Optioned CF Ryan McKenna to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Reinstated 1B Ryan Mountcastle from the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Hunter Harvey to Norfolk on a rehab assignment. Sent RHP Adam Plutko outright to Norfolk.
August 16, 2021Placed 1B Ryan Mountcastle on the 10-day IL.
August 15, 2021Selected the contract of LHP Fernando Abad and RHP Konner Wade from Norfolk (Triple-A East) and signed to minor league contracts. Transferred LHP Bruce Zimmerman from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Optioned RHP Dusten Knight to Norfolk. Designated RHP Adam Plutko for assignment.
August 12, 2021Optioned RHP Isaac Mattson to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Reinstated RHP Tyler Wells from the 10-day IL.
August 11, 2021Reinstated LHP Tanner Scott from the 10-day IL. Optioned LHP Alexander Wells to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
August 8, 2021Recalled LHP Alexander Wells from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed 1B Ryan Mountcastle on the 7-day IL, retroactive to Aug. 7. Cleared 2B Domingo Leyba outright on waivers and assigned to Norfolk.
August 7, 2021Recalled RHP Isaac Mattson from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Reinstated LHP Ryan Hartman from the Covid-19 IL and assigned him to the minor league. Designated RHP Conner Greene for assignment.
August 5, 2021Sent LHP Bruce Zimmermann to Norfolk (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment. Claimed RF Jorge Mateo off waivers from San Diego. Designated 2B Pat Valaika for assignment.
August 4, 2021Optioned LHP Alexander Wells to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Selected the contracts of RHPs Marcus Diplan and Dusten Knight from Norfolk (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on major league contracts. Designated RHP Shaun Anderson and INF Domingo Leyba for assignment.
August 3, 2021Sent RHP Thomas Eshelman outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned LHP Alexander Wells to Norfolk.
August 2, 2021Optioned 2B Domingo Leyba to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Reinstated SS Richie Martin from the 60-day IL. Placed LHP Ryan Hartman on the 10-day IL.
August 1, 2021Reinstated LHP Keegan Akin from the 10-day IL. Placed LHP Tanner Scott on the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Thomas Eshelman for assignment.
July
DATETRANSACTION
July 31, 2021Sent LHP Bruce Zimmermann to Aberdeen (High-A East) on a rehab assignment.
July 30, 2021Traded RHP Shawn Armstrong to Tampa Bay in exchange for cash considerations. Claimed LHP Ryan Hartman off waivers from Houston then optioned him to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Thomas Eshelman to Norfolk. Reinstated RF Anthony Santander from the 10-day IL.
July 29, 2021Sent SS Richie Martin to Bowie (Double-A Northeast) on a rehab assignment.
July 27, 2021Sent SS Richie Martin to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment.
July 26, 2021Sent LHP Bruce Zimmermann to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment.
July 24, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Conner Greene from Norfolk (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a major league contract.
July 23, 2021Agreed to terms with C Creed Willems, 3B Ryan Higgins, OFs Billy Cook and Reed Trimble, RHPs Justin Armbruester, Carlos Tavera, Keagan Gillies, Conor Grady, Peter Van Loon, Ryan Long and Alex Pham to minor league contracts. Reinstated INF Maikel Franco from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Tyler Wells on the 10-day IL.
July 22, 2021Optioned 3B Kelvin Gutierrez to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
July 21, 2021Recalled CF Ryan McKenna and LHP Alexander Wells from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed RF Anthony Santander and LHP Keegan Akin on the 10-day IL.
July 20, 2021Sent 3B Maikel Franco to Florida Complex League (FCL) on a rehab assignment. Reinstated LHP John Means from the 10-day IL. Optioned OF Ryan McKenna to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
July 18, 2021Reinstated RHP Jorge Lopez from the bereavement list.
July 17, 2021Agreed to terms with OF Colton Cowser on a minor league contract. Reinstated RHP Jorge Lopez from the bereavement list.
July 16, 2021Agreed to terms with INF Connor Norby on a minor league contract.
July 15, 2021Sent LHP John Means to Norfolk (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
July 14, 2021Placed RHP Jorge Lopez on the bereavement list.
July 10, 2021Traded cash to Los Angeles Dodgers for RHP Hugo Beltran.
July 8, 2021Recalled RHP Shaun Anderson from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to Norfolk.
July 7, 2021Placed INF Maikel Franco on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Kelvin Gutierrez from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
July 5, 2021Sent RHP Konner Wade outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
July 4, 2021Reinstated RHP Cesar Valdez from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Isaac Mattson to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Sent LHP John Means to Aberdeen (High-A East) on a rehab assignment.
July 3, 2021Traded cash considerations to Kansas City Royals for INF Kelvin Gutierrez.
July 2, 2021Placed RHP Hunter Harvey on the 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June
DATETRANSACTION
June 30, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Spenser Watkins from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Isaac Mattson from Norfolk. Optioned LHP Alexander Wells to Norfolk. Designated INF Stevie Wilkerson for assignment. Placed RHP Travis Lakins Sr. on the 10-day IL.
June 27, 2021Recalled INFs Domingo Leyba and Ramon Urias and OF Ryan McKenna from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Konner Wade and INF Stevie Wilkerson to Norfolk. Placed INF Freddy Galvis on the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Mickey Jannis outright to Norfolk.
June 26, 2021Returned RHP Mac Sceroler to Cincinnati Reds.
June 25, 2021Recalled LHP Alexander Wells from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Selected the contract of RHP Konner Wade from Norfolk. Designated RHP Mickey Jannis for assignment. Optioned RHP Dean Kremer to Norfolk.
June 22, 2021Seleced the contract of RHP Mickey Jannis from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Mac Sceroler for assignment.
June 21, 2021Placed RHP Cesar Valdez on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Travis Lakins, Sr. from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 18, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Thomas Eshelman from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed LHP Bruce Zimmermann on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 15. Designated C Chance Sisco for assignment.
June 15, 2021Acquired OF Jose Berroa from Pittsburgh in exchange for C Taylor Davis and assigned him to the Orioles florida Complex team in Sarasota.
June 14, 2021Optioned RHP Travis Lakins Sr. to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled RHP Dean Kremer from Norfolk.
June 11, 2021Reinstated OF Austin Hays from the 10-day IL. Cleared RHP Shawn Armstrong off waivers then sent outright to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 10, 2021Optioned CF Ryan McKenna to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 8, 2021Activated RHP Mac Sceroler from the 10-day IL and INF Pat Valaika from the bereavement list. Optioned INF Ramón Urías to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned OF Austin Hayes to Norfolk (Triple-A East) on a rehab assignment.
June 7, 2021Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 6, 2021Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed LHP John Means on the 10-day IL. Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 4, 2021Claimed INF Domingo Leyba outright from Arizona waivers and optioned him to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Activated RHP Hunter Harvey from the 60-day IL. Recalled RHP Travis Lakins Sr. and INF Ramon Urias from Norfolk. Placed INF Pat Valaika on the bereavement list. Designated RHP Shawn Armstrong and LHP Brandon Waddell for assignment.
June 3, 2021Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
June 2, 2021Optioned RF Tyler Nevin to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from Norfolk.
May
DATETRANSACTION
May 31, 2021Placed INF Richie Martin on the 60-day IL. Selected the contract of C Austin Wynns from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned C Chance Sisco to Norfolk.
May 30, 2021Optioned RHP Travis Lakins Sr. to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
May 29, 2021Recalled RHP Travis Lakins Sr. from Norfolk (Triple-A East) to serve as 27th man for today's doubleheader. Returned RHP Travis Lakins Sr. to Norfolk.
May 28, 2021Recalled INF Tyler Nevin from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned LHP Brandon Waddell to Norfolk.
May 27, 2021Sent RHP Mac Sceroler to Norfolk (Triple-A East) for a rehab assignment. Activated RHP Dillon Tate from IL.
May 26, 2021Placed OF Austin Hays on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 24. Recalled OF Ryan McKenna from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Dean Kremer to Norfolk.
May 23, 2021Recalled LHP Brandon Waddell from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Travis Lakins to Norfolk. Sent RHP Hunter Harvey to Norfolk for a rehab assignment.
May 21, 2021Recalled RF Ryan McKenna from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Activated OF Anthony Santander from the 10-day IL.
May 20, 2021Optioned OF Ryan McKenna to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
May 18, 2021Selected the contract of INF/OF Stevie Wilkerson from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Designated INF Rio Ruiz for assignment.
May 16, 2021Recalled LHP Bruce Zimmermann from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned INF Ramon Urias to Norfolk.
May 14, 2021Sent OF Anthony Santander to Bowie (Double-A Northeast) for rehab a assignment.
May 10, 2021Recalled RHP Keegan Akin from Norfolk (Triple-A Southeast). Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to Norfolk (Triple-A Southeast).
May 9, 2021Placed RHP Dillon Tate on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 8. Recalled OF Ryan McKenna from Norfolk (Triple-A East).
May 8, 2021Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from Norfolk (Triple-A East). Optioned RHP Isaac Mattson to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Claimed LHP Brandon Wadell off waivers from the Minnesota Twins and assigned to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Jay Flaa for assignment.
May 7, 2021Optioned RHP Isaac Mattson to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
May 3, 2021Recalled RHP Isaac Mattson from alternate training site. Optioned LHP Bruce Zimmermann to alternate training site.
April
DATETRANSACTION
April 28, 2021Optioned RHP Jay Flaa to alternate training site. Recalled RHP Dean Kremer from alternate training site.
April 27, 2021Optioned OF Ryan McKenna to alternate training site. Recalled INF Pat Valaika from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Jay Flaa to alternate training site.
April 26, 2021Selected the contract of LHP Jay Flaa from alternate training site. Optioned LHP Zac Lowther to alternate training site. Optioned OF Ryan McKenna to alternate training site.
April 25, 2021Recalled LHP Zac Lowther from alternate training site. Designated LHP Wade LeBlanc for assignment.
April 21, 2021Placed OF Anthony Santander on the 10-day IL. Recalled OF Ryan McKenna from alternate training site at Bowie (Double-A Northeast).
April 20, 2021Activated OF Austin Hayes from the 10-day IL. Optioned OF Ryan McKenna to alternate training site.
April 18, 2021Recalled RHP Cole Sulser from alternate training site.
April 17, 2021Optioned RHP Dean Kremer to alternate training site.
April 16, 2021Optioned RHP Cole Sulser to alternate training site.
April 15, 2021Recalled RHP Cole Sulser from the alternate training site for first game and then assigned him back to the alternate training site.
April 14, 2021Optioned RHP Travis Lakins Sr. to the alternate training site. Recalled RHP Travis Lakins Sr. from the alternate training site. Placed RHP Mac Sceroler on the 10-day IL. retroactive to April 13.
April 13, 2021Recalled RHP Travis Lakins from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Travis Lakins to the alternate training site.
April 10, 2021Recalled OF D.J. Stewart from the 10-day IL.
April 9, 2021Optioned INF Pat Valaika to the alternate training site.
April 6, 2021Named Adam Esselman manager of baseball communications.
April 5, 2021Activated RHP Shawn Armstrong from the paternity list. Placed OF Austin Hays on the 10-day injured list. Recalled OF Ryan McKenna from alternate training site. Optioned RHP Cole Sulser to alternate training site.
April 4, 2021Reinstated RHP Shawn Armstrong from the paternity list and placed him on the 10-day IL.
April 1, 2021Placed OF D.J. Stewart on the 10-day injured list and RHP Shawn Armstrong on paternity list. Optioned RHP Travis Lakins Sr. to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Placed INF Chris Davis and RHP Hunter Harvey on the 60-day injured list.
March
DATETRANSACTION
March 30, 2021Released INF Yolmer Sanchez.
March 27, 2021Acquired RHP Adam Plutko from Cleveland in exchange for cash considerations. Designated INF Yolmer Sanchez for assignment.
March 26, 2021Agreed to terms with LHP Wade LeBlanc on a one-year contract. Placed INF Chris Davis on the 60-day IL. Optioned LHP Keegan Akin, UTL Jahmai Jones and INF Richie Martin to Norfolk (Triple-A East). Reassigned LHP Fernando Abad and UTL Chris Shaw to alternate training site.
March 25, 2021Selected the contract of RHP Matt Harvey from Norfolk (Triple-A East) and agreed to terms on a one-year contract. Released LHP Wade LeBlanc from a minor league contract.
March 16, 2021Agreed to terms with INF Maikel Franco on a one-year contract. Optioned INFs Rylan Brannon and Tyler Nevin, OFs Yusniel Diaz and Ryan McKenna and RHP Ashton Goudeau to Norfolk (Triple-A Southeast). Reassigned C Taylor Davis to Twin Lakes camp. Placed RHP Hunter Harvey on 60-day IR.
March 13, 2021Optioned RHPs Michael Baumann and Isaac Mattson and LHPs Zac Lowther and Alexander Wells to Norfolk (Triple-A East).
March 12, 2021Reassigned RHP Evan Phillips to Twin Lakes camp. Optioned LHPs Mike Baumann and Alexander Wells, RHPs Isaac Mattson and Zac Lowther to Norfolk (Triple-A Southeast).
March 3, 2021Named Gary Kendall manager, Kennie Steenstra pitching coach, Tim Gibbons hitting coach, Ramon Sambo fundamentals coach, Malcom Holland development coach, Chris Poole athletic trainer and Trey Weidman strength and conditioning coach for Norfolk (Triple-A East); Buck Britton manager, Justin Ramsey pitching coach, Ryan Fuller hitting coach, Jeff Kunkel fundamentals coach, Marty Brinker athletic coach and Jon Medici strength and conditioning coach for Bowie (Double-A Northeast); Kyle Moore manager, Josh Conway pitching coach, Tom Eller hitting coach, Tim DeJohn fundamentals coach, Ryan Goll development coach and Adam Sparks athletic trainer for Aberdeen (High-A East); Dave Anderson manager, Robb
March 1, 2021Named Katie Krause director of public relations.
February
DATETRANSACTION
February 17, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Matt Harvey on a minor league contract.
February 3, 2021Agreed to terms with INFs Seth Mejias-Brean and Malquin Canele, RHPs Felix Hernandez, Dusten Knight, Konner Wade and Spenser Watkins and LHP Wade LeBlanc on minor league contracts.
January
DATETRANSACTION
January 26, 2021Agreed to terms with INF Freddy Galvis on a one-year contract.
January 18, 2021Agreed to terms with RHP Thomas Eshelman on a minor league contract.
January 15, 2021Agreed to terms with INFs Maikol Hernandez, Grabiel Salazar, Carlos Rodriguez, Eruviel Castillo, Victor Celedonio, Anderson De La Santos and Angel Tejada, OFs Wilmer Feliciano, Hector Jimenez, Teudis Cortorreal and Angel Pena and LHPs Deivy Cruz and Elvis Polanco and Cs Yasmil Bucce, Aneudis Mordan and Samuel Basallo on minor league contracts. Agreed to terms with INF/OF Trey Mancini on a one-year contract.
January 5, 2021Named Tony Mansolino third base coach, Darren Holmes assistant pitching coach and Chris Holt pitching coach/director of pitching.