BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned RHP Ryan Brasier to Pawtucket (IL). Recalled LHP Darwinzon Hernandez from Pawtucket.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned C Zack Collins to Charlotte (IL). Reinstated C Welington Castillo from the 10-day IL.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Optioned 1B Bobby Bradley to Columbus (IL). Recalled RHP Zach Plesac from Columbus.
DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned RHP Jose Cisnero to Toledo (IL). Recalled LHP Ryan Carpenter from Toledo. Sent OF Jacoby Jones to Toledo for a rehab assignment.
HOUSTON ASTROS __ Recalled RHP Rogelio Armenteros from Round Rock (PCL). Optioned LHP Framber Valdez to Round Rock.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Recalled RHP Scott Barlow from Omaha (PCL).
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Sent RHP Keynan Middleton to Salt Lake (PCL) for a rehab assignment. Optioned OF Michael Hermosillo to Salt Lake. Reinstated OF Brian Goodwin from the 10-day IL.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Reinstated 1B C.J. Cron and OF Eddie Rosario from the 10-day IL.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned RHP J.B. Wendelken to Las Vegas (PCL).
SEATTLE MARINERS — Designated OF Mac Williamson for assignment. Recalled RHP Erik Swanson from Tacoma (PCL). Selected the contract of INF/OF Kristopher Negrón from Tacoma. Sent RHP Brandon Brennan to Tacoma for a rehab assignment.
TEXAS RANGERS — Placed LHP Jesse Biddle on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 15. Optioned OF Willie Calhoun to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated OF Hunter Pence from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of RHP Taylor Guerrieri from Nashville.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Designated RHP Edwin Jackson for assignment. Recalled RHP Jacob Waguespack from Buffalo (IL). Sent OF Dalton Pompey to Buffalo for a rehab assignment.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Sent 2B Wilmer Flores to Reno (PCL) for a rehab assignment.
CHICAGO CUBS — Placed C Willson Contreras on the 10-day IL, retroactive to July 14. Recalled RHP Alec Mills from Iowa (PCL).
COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned RHP Chi Chi Gonzalez to Albuquerque (PCL).
MIAMI MARLINS — Placed RHP Austin Brice on the 10-day DL, retroactive to July 14. Reinstated RHP Tayron Guerrero from the 10-day IL.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Placed RHP Corbin Burnes on the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP Burch Smith from San Antonio (PCL). Sent LHP Gio Gonzalez to San Antonio for a rehab assignment.
NEW YORK METS — Recalled RHP Jacob Rhame from Syracuse (IL).
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Assigned C Rob Brantly outright to Lehigh Valley (IL). Signed 1B Logan Morrison to a minor league contract.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed INF Matt Carpenter on the 10-day IL. Recalled INF Edmundo Sosa from Memphis (PCL). Signed OF Tyler Reichenborn to a minor league contract.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Optioned C Austin Allen to El Paso (PCL). Reinstated C Austin Hedges from the bereavement list.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Returned RHP Sam Coonrod to Sacramento (PCL). Optioned RHP Dereck Rodriguez to Sacramento. Recalled RHP Andrew Suarez from Sacramento.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Optioned C Spencer Kieboom to Harrisburg (EL). Recalled RHP Austin Voth from Harrisburg.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Released OF Zach Welz.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed RHP Jon Perrin.
MILWAUKEE MILKMEN — Signed RHP Joey Wagman.
LANCASTER BARNSTORMERS — Sold the contract of 2B Dan Gamache to the Oakland Athletics. Signed LHP Nate Reed.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Sold the contract of RHP Travis Banwart to Fubon (CPBL-Taiwan).
SUGAR LAND SKEETERS — Sikgned OF Wynton Bernard.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Released RHP Brian Heldman. Signed LHP Kevin Simmons.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed LHP Paul Hall, Jr.
RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP Chad Gendron.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Sold the contract of RHP Jake Cousins to the Milwaukee Brewers.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Signed RHP Nick Gallagher.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Released RHP Eddie Avila. Signed INF Christian Funk.
National Basketball Association
NEW YORK KNICKS — Signed F Marcus Morris and G/F Reggie Bullock.
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Agreed to terms with G Ben Simmons on a five-year contract extension.
PHOENIX SUNS — Re-signed F Kelly Oubre Jr.
SACRAMENTO KINGS — Signed F Richaun Holmes.
WNBA — Suspended Los Angeles Sparks G Riquna Williams 10 games for a domestic violence incident.
National Football League
NFL — Suspended Minnesota Vikings RB Roc Thomas three games for violating the league policy and program on substances of abuse.
Canadian Football League
EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Added OL J’Michael Deane to the active roster and OL Kwabena Asare to the practice roster.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released LB Nick Temple. Added LB Korey Jones to the practice roster.
National Hockey League
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Agreed to terms with D Michael Del Zotto on a one-year contract. Signed C Chase De Leo, C Justin Kloos and D Chris Wideman.
CALGARY FLAMES — Signed F Ryan Lomberg and D Rinat Valiev to one-year, two-way contracts.
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Signed G Cal Petersen to a three-year contract extension.
MINNESOTA WILD — Re-signed F Ryan Donato, F Nico Sturm and D Carson Soucy.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Signed D Connor Carrick to a two-year contract.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Signed LW Jakub Vrana to a two-year contract.
WINNIPEG JETS — Signed D Nelson Nogier to a one-year, two-way contract.
American Hockey League
MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Signed G Cam Johnson to a one-year contract.
ECHL BOARD OF GOVERNORS — Approved the transfer of controlling interest in the Jacksonville Icemen to SZH Hockey LLC.
IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Will Merchant on a one-year contract.
National Lacrosse League
BUFFALO BANDITS — Signed D Justin Martin and Bryce Sweeting to two-year contracts.
Major League Soccer
MINNESOTA UNITED — Signed M Robin Lod from Sporting Gijon (La Liga 2-Spain).
PORTLAND TIMBERS — Mutually agreed to terminate the contract of F Lucas Melano and will place him on waivers.
USL League One
NORTH TEXAS — Acquired F Richard Danso on a one-season loan from Etoile Sportive du Sahel (CLP1-Tunisia).
CARTHAGE — Named Ryan Castle women’s water polo coach.
CHOWAN — Named Jessica Young assistant trainer.
CLARKE — Named Josh Printz women’s and men’s soccer coach.
EASTERN MENNONITE — Named Jordan Miller and Eli Sumpter assistant baseball coaches.
FLORIDA — Announced junior men’s basketball G Tyree Appleby is transferring from Cleveland State.
MISSOURI STATE — Placed volleyball coach Melissa Stokes on paid administrative leave while the university investigates allegations involving the program. Named associate head coach Manolo Concepción interim head coach.
SAN FRANCISCO — Named Mamadou N’Diaye associate head men’s basketball coach.