• by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Orioles release OF Matt Tuiasosopo

    The Orioles released outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo so that he can pursue other Triple-A opportunities, per MASN Sports. Tuiasosopo, 28, was a non-roster invitee and was reassigned to minor-league camp on March 15 before he was released on Wednesday.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Orioles option Rey Navarro to Triple-A

    The Orioles made two cuts on Sunday, optioning Rey Navarro to Triple-A and reassigning Matt Tuiasosopo to minor league camp. Tuiasosopo, an outfielder, was hitless in 10 at bats this spring. Infielder Navarro was hitting .300 with a home run and two RBI.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Orioles invite 15 nonroster players to spring training

    The Orioles announced their spring-training roster Tuesday, including 15 nonroster invitees. Pitchers Dane De La Rosa, Hunter Harvey, Mark Hendrickson, Steve Johnson, Chris Jones and Chaz Roe will be with the team this spring. Harvey, the team's first-round pick in 2013, had his 2014 season end prematurely due to elbow tightness. The sextet of nonroster pitchers will be joined in camp by catchers J.P. Arencibia, Ryan Lavarnway and Brian Ward; infielders Michael Almanzar, Paul Janish and Chris Parmelee; and outfielders Dariel Alvarez, Nolan Reimold and Matt Tuiasosopo .

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Matt Tuiasosopo heading to Chicago

    Blue Jays outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo has been traded to the White Sox Thursday. The 28-year-old has hit .206/.289/.271 over 214 at-bats in Triple-A. It's unclear whether the White Sox plan to use Tuiasosopo in the majors, or if he'll provide minor-league depth.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Matt Tuiasosopo headed to Triple-A

    Blue Jays outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo has been optioned to Triple-A. Tuiasosopo likely hit waivers Wednesday, and passed through unclaimed. He will report to Triple-A, and should see some time in the majors this year.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Blue Jays cut two from spring roster

    The Blue Jays announced Wednesday catcher Erik Kratz was reassigned to minor-league camp. They also announced outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo won't make the team and is expected to be placed on waivers.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Blue Jays make a pair of roster moves Thursday

    The Blue Jays claimed outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo off waivers from the Diamondbacks Thursday. To make room on the 40-man roster, pitcher Luis Perez was released.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    Diamondbacks consider carrying five outfielders

    Even though Cody Ross (hip) might be ready for the start of the season, the Diamondbacks are considering carrying a fifth outfielder, according to MLB.com. Tony Campana, Alfredo Marte, Matt Tuiasosopo and Shelley Duncan among the candidates competing for the fifth-outfielder role. "Probably more an outfielder than an infielder, just because Cody. I think if he is healthy and ready to go, we're not going to want to overdo it with him right off the bat," general manager Kevin Towers said.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    D-Backs claim Matt Tuiasosopo off waivers

    The Arizona Diamondbacks claimed left fielder Matt Tuiasosopo off waivers from the Tigers Friday, according to MLB.com. Tuiasosopo batted .329 (28 for 85) with seven doubles, six homers and 22 RBI at the All-Star break. He had only 12 hits the rest of the way and finished the season with a .244/.351/.415 slash line, ending the season on an 0-for-22 slump.

  • by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com

    Matt Tuiasosopo slugs seventh home run

    Tigers outfielder Matt Tuiasosopo hit his seventh home run in Saturday's rout of Philadelphia. Tuiasosopo continues to rake in limited action. He owns a .294/.410/.569 batting line but between injuries and a generally effective Tigers outfield, he has taken just 108 at-bats. His presence could allow the Tigers to deal an outfielder for bullpen help at the trading deadline, however.