SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned LHP Conner Menez to Sacramento (PCL).
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Sent RHP Austen Williams to the GCL Nationals for a rehab assignment.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Released LHP Tasker Strobel.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Released RHP Parker Robinson.
ST. PAUL SAINTS — Released RHP Ryan Schlosser.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Released RHP Reilly Hovis.
TEXAS AIRHOGS — Released RHP Taylor Wright.
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Released LHP Grant Borne.
SUGAR LAND SKEETERS — Released LHP Robbie Ross Jr. and OF Willy Taveras. Signed RHP Chase De Jong and LHP Dan Runzler.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Released OF Jake Gozzo. Signed INF Tanner Wetrich.
FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed RHP Hunter Robichaux.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed RHP Brock Riley.
RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP Jalen Miller, Sr.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Signed INFs J.R. Davis and Stehpen Lohr.
National Basketball Association
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER — Named David Akinyooye, Dave Bliss, Mark Daigneault, Brian Keefe and Mike Wilks assistant coaches.
SAN ANTONIO SPURS — Promoted RC Buford to CEO, effective Sept. 3; Brian Wright to general manager; and Lori Warren and Bobby Perez to executive vice presidents.
National Football League
NFL — Increased the four-game suspension of Minnesota CB Holton Hill to eight games for violating the league’s policy and program on substances of abuse.
ATLANTA FALCONS — Agreed to terms with DE Allen Bailey.
BUFFALO BILLS — Placed OL Jeremiah Sirles on injured reserve. Released WR Da’Mari Scott. Signed OL Isaac Asiata and S Abraham Wallace. Named Brian Gaine special adviser to the general manager.
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed WR Tyler Boyd to a four-year contract extension.
DETROIT LIONS — Placed WR Tommylee Lewis on the PUP list.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Removed DE Carroll Phillips from the PUP list.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Released LB Mason Foster.
Canadian Football League
EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Released OL J’Michael Deane. Removed LB BJ Clay from the suspended list.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Added WR/KR Janarion Grant to the practice roster.
National Hockey League
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Loaned D Jacob Moverare to Frolunda (Swedish Hockey League).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Signed F Colton Sissons to a seven-year contract.
American Hockey League
IOWA WILD — Named Alex Tanguay assistant coach.
National Lacrosse League
BUFFALO BANDITS — Traded G Zach Higgins, a 2020 fourth-round draft pick and a conditional third-round draft pick to Philadelphia for G Doug Buchan, a 2020 second-round draft pick and a conditional second-round pick.
Major League Soccer
AUSTIN — Named Josh Wolff coach.
COLUMBUS CREW — Signed D/M Chris Cadden and loaned him to Oxford United (League One-England).
MINNESOTA UNITED — Signed D Wilfried Moimbé from AS Nancy-Lorraine (Ligue 2-France).
NCAA — Placed the DePaul men’s basketball program on probation and suspended coach Dave Leitao three games for allowing an ineligible player to play.
BYU — Senior G Nick Emery is leaving the men’s basketball program.
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE — Named Lisa Oyen Ljubicic assistant women’s soccer coach.
CAMPBELL — Named Chris Long director of men’s basketball operations and Kevin Grek director of men’s basketball player development.
CLARKE — Named Rochelle Beardsley women’s golf coach.