COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE — Suspended Toronto OF Griffin Conine (Vancouver-NWL) 50 games and N.Y. Yankee RHP Daniel Marten (Yankees East-GCL) 25 games for violating the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
DETROIT TIGERS — Selected the contract of RHP Franklin Perez from Lakeland (FSL).
NEW YORK YANKEES — Acquired LHP James Paxton from Seattle for LHP Justus Sheffield, RHP Erik Swanson and OF Dom Thompson-Williams.
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Traded RHP Chih-Wei Hu to Cleveland INF Gionti Turner.
SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Recalled F Charlie Sampair from Tulsa (ECHL).
SAN DIEGO GULLS — Recalled D Chris Forney from Tulsa (ECHL).
ECHL — Suspended Rapid City’s Tyler Poulson three games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in a Nov. 17 game at Idaho. Fined Indy’s Matt Rupert an undisclosed amount for his actions in a Nov. 17 game at Utah.
Major League Soccer
FC DALLAS — Announced coach Oscar Pareja have mutually agreed to part ways.
PHILADELPHIA UNION — Exercised the contract options of Ds Jack Elliott, Olivier Mbaizo and Keegan Rosenberry; Ms Ilsinho, Derrick Jones and Fafa Picault; and F Cory Burke.
SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Exercised the 2019 contract options of G Bryan Meredith, Ds Kim Kee-hee, Chad Marshall and Jordan McCrary, MFs Jordy Delem, Alex Roldan, Cristian Roldan, Harry Shipp, Gustav Svensson and Henry Wingo.
NORTHERN ARIZONA — Announced the retirement of football coach Jerome Souers.