Cardinals claim OF Joey Butler off waivers from the Texas Rangers. RHP Victor Marte released to make room on the 40 man roster.
The Cardinals send RHP Michael Blazek to the Milwaukee Brewers to complete the John Axford trade.
The Cardinals acquire RHP John Axford from the Milwaukee Brewers for a player to be named later.
The Cardinals trade LHP Marc Rzepczynski to the Cleveland Indians in exchange for minor league shortstop Juan Herrera.
The Cardinals trade RHP Mitchell Boggs to the Colorado Rockies in exchange for $206,000 in international signing money.