Friday’s Sports Transactions

Major League Baseball

MLB — Suspended Texas 3B Asdrúbal Cabrera four games and fined him an undisclosed amount for throwing equipment from the dugout at umpire Bill Miller during a Jun 19 game against Cleveland.

OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL — Suspended Oakland RHP Frankie Montas 80 games after testing positive for Ostarine, a performance-enhancing substance, in violation of Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned LHP Paul Fry and RHP Evan Phillips to Norfolk (IL). Recalled RHP Branden Kline from Bowie (EL). Recalled LHP Tanner Scott from Norfolk.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Placed RHP Mike Clevinger on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 18. Recalled RHP Aaron Civale from Columbus (IL).


HOUSTON ASTROS — Reinstated C Max Stassi from the 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Reymin Guduan from Round Rock (PCL). Optioned C Garrett Stubbs and INF Jack Mayfield to Round Rock.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Reinstated RF Aaron Judge from the 10-day IL.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Recalled RHP Dan Altavilla from Tacoma (PCL). Optioned RHP Tayler Scott to Tacoma.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled INF Matt Beaty from Oklahoma City (PCL). Placed RHP Josh Sborz on the 10-day IL.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Claimed OF Joey Rickard off waivers from Baltimore and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL). Transferred RHP Nick Vincent to the 60-day DL. Placed OF Steven Duggar on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 19. Recalled OF Alex Dickerson from Sacramento.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Recalled RHP Joe Ross from Fresno (PCL). Optioned INF Adrián Sanchez to Harrisburg (EL).

American Association

CLEBURNE RAILROADERS — Released RHP Connor Dotson. Acquired RHP Stephen Johnson from High Point (Atlantic) for a player to be named.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Sold the contract of RHP Jon Perrin to the Acereros de Norte (Mexican).

LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Released OF D.K. Carey.

MILWAUKEE MILKMEN — Traded OF Teodoro Martinez to Lincoln for cash. Signed INF Steve Pascual.

SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Released RHP Brian Heldman. Signed RHP Austin Orvis.

TEXAS AIRHOGS — Activated INF Chen Jiaji. Removed INF Chen Junpeng from the active roster.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Clint Freeman. Placed RHP Travis Banwart on the inactive list.

Frontier League

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Sold the contract of LHP Jacques Pucheu to Cincinnati (NL). Signed RHP Malcolm Grady.

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed INF Christian Funk and 1B/OF Dustin Woodcock.

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed 1B/OF Brady Wofford.


Women’s National Basketball Association

NEW YORK LIBERTY — Announced the resignation of assistant coach Charmin Smith to become the women’s basketball coach at California.


USA CYCLING — Named Kelsey Erickson SafeSport director.

Major League Soccer

FC DALLAS — Signed F Ricardo Pepi.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Announced D Gabriel Somi and the team have mutually agreed to part ways.


FLORIDA GULF COAST — Promoted Mandi Pierce to women’s assistant basketball coach.

FLORIDA STATE — Promoted Mike Martin Jr. to baseball coach.

GEORGIA — Dismissed junior WR Jeremiah Holloman from the football team.

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