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American League

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Recalled RHP Chad Jenkins from New Hampshire (EL). Selected the contract of RHP Chien-Ming Wang from Buffalo (IL). Transferred Maicer Izturis to the 60-day DL.

National League

NEW YORK METS – Recalled 1B-C Lucas Duda from Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned OF Mike Baxter to Las Vegas.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Placed OF Starling Marte on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Aug. 19. Recalled OF Andrew Lambo from Indianapolis (IL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Recalled RHP Brad Brach from Tucson (PCL). Designated RHP Edinson Volquez for assignment.



CAROLINA PANTHERS – Waived/injured WR Kealoha Pilares, OT Bruce Campbell and FB Mike Zordich. Waived QB Colby Cameron, P Jordan Gay, CB Nick Hixson, K Morgan Lineberry, WR Dale Moss, DE Louis Nzegwu, LB Ryan Rau, S Ricardo Silva and G Justin Wells.