Tuesday’s Sports Transactions

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Sent LHP Brian Johnson to Portland (EL) for a rehab assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Placed RHP Collin McHugh on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Saturday. Recalled RHP Brady Rogers from Round Rock (PCL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned RHP Heath Fillmyer to Omaha (PCL).

NEW YORK YANKEES — Selected the contract of RHP David Hale from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Transferred 3B Miguel Andújar to the 60-day IL.


SEATTLE MARINERS — Designated RHP Ryan Garton for assignment. Placed INFs Dee Gordon and Ryon Healy on the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Parker Markel to Tacoma (PCL). Selected the contract of LHP Tommy Milone from Tacoma. Recalled INF Shed Long from Tacoma. Reinstated INF Dylan Moore from the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Gerson Bautista to Tacoma for a rehab assignment. Signed RHP Anthony Bass.

TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned LHP Brett Martin to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated RHP Shawn Kelley from the 10-day IL. Sent SS Elvis Andrus and OF Scott Heineman to Frisco (TL) for rehab assignments.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Placed RHP Ryan Tepera on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Jimmy Cordero from Buffalo (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Optioned RHP Wes Parsons to Gwinnett (IL).

CINCINNATI REDS — Placed LHP Zach Duke on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Monday. Recalled INF Josh VanMeter from Louisville (IL).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Optioned OF Kyle Garlick to Oklahoma City (PCL). Reinstated LHP Julio Urías from administrative leave.

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed INF/OF Jon Berti on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled OF Austin Dean from New Orleans (PCL).

NEW YORK METS — Transferred 2B Jed Lowrie to the 60-day IL.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Released RHP Luke Gregerson.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Sent OF Andrew Stevenson to Fresno (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Brandon Sherman and RHP Mariel Checo. Placed RHP Tucker Healy on the reserve/retired list.

NEW BRITAIN BEES — RHP Zach Stewart retired. Signed RHP Devin Burke and SS Taylor Motter.

Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM — Released RHP Eric Gleese.


National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed DE Jerry Hughes to a two-year contract extension. Named Eric Wood to the media content team.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Placed OL Jared Veldheer on the reserve/retired list.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Named Jim Abrams director of college scouting, Dwayne Joseph director of pro personnel, DuJuan Daniels assistant director of player personnel, Walter Juliff senior adviser to the general manager, Jack Gilmore scouting coordinator, John Hill pro scout and Adam Maxie pro scouting assistant. Promoted Tom Delaney to senior vice president/director of football administration, David Christoff to director of football analytics, Teddy Atlas to assistant director of college scouting and Trey Scott to assistant director of player personnel.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Released DT Gerald McCoy.

American Hockey League

BAKERSFIELD CONDORS — Signed D Logan Day to a one-year, entry-level contract.


USTA PLAYER DEVELOPMENT — Named Andy Gerst national coach/women’s tennis.


MARYLAND — Announced junior QB Josh Jackson is transferring from Virginia Tech and senior TE Tyler Mabry from Buffalo.

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Granted a contract extension to football coach Joe Moorhead through the 2022 season.

NAVY — Announced the retirement of women’s cross country coach Karen Boyle.

PROVIDENCE — Agreed to terms with men’s basketball coach Ed Cooley on a multi-year contract extension.

ST. NORBERT — Named Tim Dean women’s tennis coach.

TENNESSEE — Announced sophomore men’s basketball C Uros Plavsic is transferring from Arizona State.

VANDERBILT — Named Faragi Phillips assistant men’s basketball coach.

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