Canuck moves: Adduci, Albers, Deglan, Van Ostrand

Free agent LHP Andrew Albers (North Battleford, Sask.) has signed a contract with the Atlanta Braves.

Free agent LHP Andrew Albers (North Battleford, Sask.) has signed a contract with the Atlanta Braves.

By George Farelli
Canadian Baseball Network

 

Last month’s transactions and player movements for Canadians:

(Nov. 1, 2016 to Dec. 31, 2016)
David Leblanc, Released by IND Trois Rivieres Aigles

Jim Henderson, Cleared waivers but refused Minor League assignment by the
New York Mets and declared for Free Agency.

Matt Stairs, Named 2017 Hitting Coach for the Philadelphia Phillies

Rowan Wick, Added to the 40 Man Roster by the St. Louis Cardinals

Nick Pivetta, Added to the 40 Man Roster by the Philadelphia Phillies

LHP Evan Grills (Whitby, Ont.) has signed a free-agent contract with the Colorado Rockies.

LHP Evan Grills (Whitby, Ont.) has signed a free-agent contract with the Colorado Rockies.

Evan Grills, Minor League Free Agent signs with Colorado Rockies

Dustin Molleken, Minor League Free Agent re signs with Detroit Tigers

Stubby Clapp, Named 2017 Manager of the Memphis Cardinals St. Louis’ Triple-A Affiliate

Carter Bell, Contract option for 2017 picked up by IND Joliet Slammers

Donovan Feenstra, Contract option for 2017 declined by IND Joliet Slammers, now a Free Agent

C Larry Balkwill (Chatham, Ont.) has resigned with the Windy City Thunderbolts.

C Larry Balkwill (Chatham, Ont.) has resigned with the Windy City Thunderbolts.

Larry Balkwill, Signs contract extension for 2017 with IND Windy City Thurderbolts

Jon Fitzsimmons, Rule V Draft, Selected by Arizona Diamondbacks from Cleveland Indians

Jared Mortenson, Rule V Draft, Selected by Houston Astros from Tampa Rays

Wes Darvill, Signs contract extension for 2017 with IND Winnipeg Goldeyes

Maxx Tissenbaum, Free Agent signs 2017 Minor League contract with Colorado Rockies

Matt Hague, Free Agent signs 2017 Minor League contract with Minnesota Twins

Jeremy Newton, Released by the Milwaukee Brewers

Jim Van Ostrand, Hired by the Seattle Mariners as Minor League Character/Leadership Development Coach

Jim Adduci, Free Agent signs 2017 Minor League contract with Detroit Tigers

Andrew Albers, Free Agent signs 2017 Minor League contract with Atlanta Braves

Kellin Deglan, Free Agent signs 2017 Minor League contract with New York Yankees