• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Marlins release Donnie Joseph

    The Marlins have released Triple-A pitcher Donnie Joseph, per MLBTradeRumors.com. Joseph saw just one appearance in 2014 with the Royals, giving up six earned runs in two-thirds of an inning.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Donnie Joseph designated for assignment Thursday

    The Marlins designated pitcher Donnie Joseph for assignment Thursday, following the trade deadline. Joseph allowed six runs over two-thirds of an inning in his lone big-league appearance on June 16.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Marlins trade for Royals pitcher Donnie Joseph

    The Royals announced Monday they traded pitcher Donnie Joseph to the Marlins for cash considerations. Joseph was designated for assignment June 24.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Royals designate Donnie Joseph for assignment

    One week after optioning pitcher Donnie Joseph to Triple-A Omaha, the Royals designated him for assignment. Joseph got shellacked by the Tigers in his only major-league appearance, giving up six earned runs in two-thirds of an inning June 16.

  • by Larry Hartstein | Senior Analyst

    Royals option Donnie Joseph, recall Louis Coleman

    The Royals optioned pitcher Donnie Joseph to Triple-A Omaha and recalled pitcher Louis Coleman. Joseph was shelled in his only major-league outing, giving up six earned runs in two-thirds of an inning Monday at Detroit.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Royals make couple of roster moves

    The Royals have recalled recalled pitcher Donnie Joseph from Triple-A Omaha and optioned pitcher Wilking Rodriguez down to Triple-A on Monday.

  • by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

    Royals activate one pitcher, demote two

    The Royals have activated reliever Louis Coleman (finger) off the disabled list and optioned fellow right-hander Aaron Brooks and left-hander Donnie Joseph to Triple-A Omaha. The latter had just been promoted Monday while Brooks had been brought up on Saturday.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Royals call up two relievers Monday

    The Royals have called up relievers Donnie Joseph and Michael Mariot from Triple-A Monday. Both Francisley Bueno and Tim Collins were placed on the disabled list, which opened up spots for Joseph and Mariot. The team has not announced the specifics of the injuries to Collins and Bueno, so it's not known how long Joseph or Mariot will have to establish themselves in the majors.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Danny Duffy among players demoted to minors by Royals

    The Royals announced Sunday they optioned pitcher Danny Duffy and Donnie Joseph to Triple-A Omaha. They also announced they reassigned pitchers Cory Wade and P.J. Walters to minor-league camp.

  • by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com

    Royals make flurry of roster moves Tuesday

    The Kansas City Royals promoted the following six players to the roster Tuesday before a game against Seattle, the Kansas City Star reports. As expected, Louis Coleman and Wade Davis have rejoined the bullpen from Class A Wilmington. The Royals also promoted for Triple-A Omaha players as infielder Johnny Giavotella and reliever Donnie Joseph were recalled and Carlos Pena and Pedro Ciriaco had their contracts purchased. Kansas City cleared space on the 40-man roster by moving pitcher Noel Arguelles to the 60-day disabled list and designating infielder Edinson Rincon for assignment. Rincon was at Double-A Northwest Arkansas.