(7/16/2007) The Reds claimed LHP Alexander Smit off waivers from the Twins last week.
Twins make some minor cuts
(3/18/2007) The Twins optioned RHP Julio DePaula, LHP Errol Simonitsch and LHP Ricky Barrett to Triple-A Rochester. The optioned LHP Alexander Smit to Class A Ft. Myers and RHP Oswaldo Sosa and LHP Jose Mijares to Double-A New Britain and reassigned RHP Tristan Crawford, RHP Brad Voyles, C Jeff Christy, C Korey Feiner, C Jose Morales and SS Gil Velazquez to minor-league camp.
Twins add four to 40-man roster
(11/26/2006) The Minnesota Twins purchased the contracts of LHP Ricky Barrett from Triple-A Rochester of the IL, LHP Alexander Smit from Class A Beloit of the Midwest League, RHP Oswaldo Sosa from high Class A Fort Myers of the Florida State League and OF Denard Span from Double-A New Britain of the Eastern League.