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Monday's Sports Transactions

Published on NewsOK Modified: April 21, 2014 at 9:56 pm •  Published: April 21, 2014

BOSTON RED SOX — Sent 3B Will Middlebrooks to Pawtucket (IL) for a rehab assignment.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned RHP Blake Wood to Columbus (IL). Reinstated DH Jason Giambi from the 15-day DL.

DETROIT TIGERS — Placed RHP Luke Putkonen on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Saturday. Selected the contract of OF J.D. Martinez from Toledo (IL). Transferred OF Andy Dirks to the 60-day DL.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Placed RHP Scott Feldman on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled RHP Collin McHugh from Oklahoma City (PCL).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned RHP Josh Wall from Salt Lake (PCL). Recalled LHP Nick Maronde from Salt Lake.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned RHP Bryan Mitchell to Trenton (EL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Claimed INF Andy Parrino off waivers from Texas and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Optioned LHP C.J. Riefenhauser to Durham (IL). Reinstated RHP Juan Carlos Oviedo from the 15-day DL.

CHICAGO CUBS — Sent RHP Jake Arrieta to Daytona (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Placed OF Michael Cuddyer on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled INF Charlie Culberson from Colorado Springs.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled RHP Jose Dominguez from Albuquerque (PCL). Optioned INF-OF Chone Figgins to Albuquerque.

MIAMI MARLINS — Sent 2B Rafael Furcal to Jacksonville (SL) for a rehab assignment.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Optioned RHP Rob Wooten to Nashville (PCL). Recalled RHP Alfredo Figaro from Nashville.

NEW YORK METS — Selected the contract of OF Bobby Abreu from Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned OF Andrew Brown to Las Vegas.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Placed LHP Wandy Rodriguez on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Jared Hughes from Indianapolis (IL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP Jorge Rondon to Memphis (PCL). Recalled LHP Tyler Lyons from Memphis. Named Craig Unger general manager of Memphis and Ben Weiss senior advisor.

AMARILLO SOX — Signed RHP Wes Alsup. Traded C Chris Matthews to Wichita for future considerations.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed LHP Rob Cooper and RHPs David Leblanc and Dan Britton-Foster.

FRONTIER GREYS — Signed RHP Patrick Lowery. Released OF Waylen Sing Chow.

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed LHP Mike Johnson. Traded RHP Brett Zawacki to Southern Illinois for a player to be named.

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Signed OF K.C. Judge, INF Ben Kline, OF Sean Mahley and RHP Charle Rosario.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Sent 1B Trevor Whyte and C Shane Street to the Rio Grande (UL) to complete previous trades.

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Signed 3B Garrett Rau. Placed RHP Mike Barsotti on the retired list.


NBA — Fined Toronto general manager Masai Ujiri $25,000 for using obscene language in a public setting.

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES — Announced the retirement of coach Rick Adelman.

NEW YORK KNICKS — Fired coach Mike Woodson and assistant coaches Jim Todd, Darrell Walker and Herb Williams.

UTAH JAZZ — Announced coach Tyrone Corbin will not be offered a new contract.

CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Josh Morgan to a one-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Exercised a 2015 contract option for WR A.J. Green.

DETROIT LIONS — Named Kevin Bastin trainer. Signed CBs Aaron Hester and Nate Ness.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed CB Josh Gordy to his qualifying offer. Placed C Phil Costa on the reserve/retired list. Agreed to terms with S Colt Anderson.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Named Joe Cicini head of security, Dan Caspersen head of human resources and announced Brandon Shore will work in human resources for the team's training facility.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed QB Josh Freeman.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Announced S Brandian Ross signed his exclusive rights tender. Acquired a 2014 seventh-round draft pick from Seattle for QB Terrelle Pryor.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed CB Stephon Morris and WR Jason Barnes.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Recalled Fs Alex Broadhurst, Terry Broadhurst, Phillip Danault, Ryan Hartman, Drew LeBlanc, Brad Mills, Brandon Mashinter, Mark McNeill and Garret Ross, Ds Mathieu Brisebois, Adam Clendening and Brian Connelly, and G Kent Simpson from Rockford (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS — Named Bill Scott assistant general manager.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Agreed to terms with F Connor Brickley on an entry-level contract.

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Assigned F Linden Vey to Manchester (AHL).

MANCHESTER MONARCHS — Released D Ben Danford from his amateur tryout agreement.

ECHL — Suspended Ontario F Jeremy Yablonski indefinitely and fined him an undisclosed amount.

PENSACOLA CITY FC — Named Gary Hindley coach and Don Maples assistant coach/goalkeeper coach and director of camps, clinics and personal appearances.

CASTLETON — Named Kevin Trigonis offensive coordinator.

CHARLOTTE — Named Margeaux Sinibaldi women's assistant volleyball coach.

HOFSTRA — Named Ariel Pesante assistant director of athletics for NCAA education and compliance services.

HOLY CROSS — Announced the resignation of men's lacrosse coach Jim Morrissey.

MINOT STATE — Named Tyler Hughes football coach.

NEW MEXICO — Suspended RB Crusoe Gongbay indefinitely from the football team pending the outcome of a police investigation.

ROWAN — Announced the retirement of men's and women's swimming and diving coach Tony Lisa, effective June 30.

TENNESSEE STATE — Named Dana Ford men's basketball coach.


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