KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Selected INF Cheslor Cuthbert from Omaha (PCL). Designated INF/OF Chris Owings for assignment.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Claimed RHP Ruben Alaniz off waivers by Cincinnati.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Released C Francis Prettitore and LHP Brandon Sherman.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Sold the contract of RHP Kevin Lenik to Boston (AL) and the contract of LHP Eric Stout to Cincinnati (NL).
TEXAS AIRHOGS — Removed RHP Cui Enting, C Li Ning and OF Song Yunqi from the active roster. Activated LHP Mi Jia Hong, INF Yang Jin and RHP Zhang Yi.
National Basketball Association
NBA — Fined the Los Angeles Clippers $50,000 for violating the league’s anti-tampering rule.
National Football League
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed OL T.J. Clemmings. Waived OL Tommy Doles.
National Hockey League
DALLAS STARS — Signed F Joel Kiviranta to a two-year, entry-level contract.
Major League Soccer
MLS — Fined Philadelphia D Kai Wagner an undisclosed amount for simulation/embellishment in a May 29 match against Colorado.
HIGH POINT — Named Chelsea Banbury women’s basketball coach.
KANSAS STATE — Promoted Ebony Haliburton to women’s basketball assistant coach and Sadie Murren to director of student-athlete development for women’s basketball. Named Staci Gregorio coordinator of video operations for women’s basketball.
LEHIGH — Named Quinn McDowell men’s assistant basketball coach. Promoted Greg Tarca to men’s director of basketball operations and Billy Dunn student-athlete support and enrichment coordinator for men’s basketball.