NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled RHP Jonathan Loaisiga from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Optioned RHP Jake Barrett to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned OF Delino DeShields Jr. to Nashville (PCL).
CHICAGO CUBS — Activated LHP Mike Montgomery from the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Addison Russell from Iowa (PCL). Placed RHP Pedro Strop on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 7. Placed INF-OF Ben Zobrist placed on the restricted list.
MIAMI MARLINS — Placed RHP Drew Steckenrider on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 7. Recalled LHP José Quijada from New Orleans (PCL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Placed RHP Keone Kela on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 6. Announced OF JB Shuck cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Indianapolis (IL).
JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed OF L.J. Kalawaia to a contract extension. Signed RHP Drew Peden.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Traded INF Dale Burdick to the Lake Erie Crushers. Released RHP Kelvan Pilot.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Released OF Luke Bonfield, INF Steven Kraft, and LHP C.J. Schildt.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed catcher Tyler Alamo. Released catcher Gavin Stupienski.
National Basketball Association
NEW ORLEANS PELICANS — Named Aaron Nelson vice president of player care and performance.
National Football League
CHICAGO BEARS — Signed LB Kevin Pierre-Louis to a one-year contract.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed DE Stacy Keely. Waived OT Adam Bisnowaty.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Released WR Bruce Ellington.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed RB Rod Smith, G Austin Droogsma, PK Joey Slye, DB Tenny Adewusi, P Ryan Anderson and DE Alex Jenkins. Waived LB Ukeme Eligwe, DE Myles Humphrey and DB Michael Hunter.
Canadian Football League
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed LB Nick Temple. Released DE Noble Nwachukwu.
National Hockey League
BUFFALO SABRES — Signed F Arttu Ruotsalainen to a three-year entry level contract.
Major League Soccer
COLUMBUS CREW — Acquired $125,000 in targeted allocation money from Colorado for D Lalas Abubakar. Acquired M David Accam from Philadelphia Union for $100,000 in targeted allocation money, $400,000 in general allocation money and an international roster spot for the 2019.
SPORTING KANSAS CITY — Acquired M Benny Feilhaber from Colorado for D Abdul Rwatubyaye and an undisclosed draft pick.
NEW YORK RED BULLS — Signed F Tom Barlow.
NEW YORK CITY FC — Traded F Jonathan Lewis to Colorado for $650,000 targeted allocation money and an international spot in 2020.
PHILADELPHIA UNION — Signed F Michee Ngalina.
International Tennis Federation
ITF — Named Jamie Delgado player relations consultant.
NORTH CAROLINA — Graduate RB Jordan Brown announced he will transfer to Kansas State.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Named Kristen Coventon volleyball coach.