by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
David Holmberg among nine Reds sent down to minors
The Reds optioned Dylan Axelrod, Carlos Contreras, Daniel Corcino, Ryan Dennick, and David Holmberg to Triple-A Louisville. Amir Garrett was optioned to Class A Daytona, and Ramon Cabrera, Jon Moscot and Felix Perez were reassigned to minor league camp. 45 players remain active in big-league camp.
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
Pirates shore up 40-man roster
The Pirates have added four players to the 40-man roster on Thursday. Jameson Taillon , Nick Kingham , Willy Garcia and Elias Diaz all had their contracts purchased. In order to make room on the 40-man roster, the team outrighted Brent Morel and designated Ramon Cabrera for assignment.
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com
Pirates pick up minor league catcher
Catcher Ramon Cabrera has been claimed off waivers by the Pirates. Cabrera had been designated for assignment by the Tigers. The 24-year-old Cabrera has yet to play beyond Double-A. He owned a .277/.329/.358 stat line this season for Double-A Erie.
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
Tigers option four, re-assign four Wednesday
The Tigers optioned pitchers Casey Crosby and Melvin Mercedes to Triple-A Toledo and pitcher Jose Valdez and catcher Ramon Cabrera to Double-A Erie Wednesday. The team also re-assigned catcher James McCann and pitchers Robbie Ray, Duane Below and Drew VerHagen to minor-league camp Wednesday.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Tigers strike players from roster
The Detroit Tigers continued shaping their roster for the upcoming season and announced the following moves Monday: catcher Ramon Cabrera and shortstop Dixon Machado were assigned to Double-A Erie; pitcher Melvin Mercedes was sent to Class A Lakeland while outfielder Daniel Fields and shortstop Eugenio Suarez were assigned to the team's minor-league camp.