NEW YORK YANKEES — Placed LHP J.A. Happ on the paternity list. Reinstated OF Brett Gardner from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF-OF Tyler Wade to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Recalled LHP Stephen Tarpley from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned RHP Daniel Mengden to Las Vegas (PCL).
SEATTLE MARINERS — Selected RHP Reggie McClain from Tacoma (PCL).
TEXAS RANGERS — Recalled OF Scott Heineman and C Jose Trevino from Nashville (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Emmanuel Clase from Frisco (TL). Optioned LHP Kyle Bird to Nashville. Recalled C-INF Isiah Kiner-Falefa from Frisco. Optioned RHP Phillips Valdez to Nashville. Designated 3B Asdrúbal Cabrera and C Tim Federowicz for assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Selected the contract of RHP Nick Kingham from Buffalo (IL). Optioned OF Billy McKinney to Buffalo.
HOUSTON ASTROS — Recalled C Garrett Stubbs from Round Rock (PCL). Optioned RHP Cy Sneed to Round Rock.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Selected the contract of RHP Dustin May. Recalled RHP Tony Gonsolin from Oklahoma City (PCL). Optioned RHP Dylan Floro to Oklahoma City. Placed LHP Hyun-Jin Ryu on the 10-day IL. Transferred LHP Scott Alexander to the 60-day IL.
NEW YORK METS — Recalled RHP Chris Mazza from Syracuse (IL). Optioned RHP Stephen Nogosek to Syracuse.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Reinstated INF Erik González from the 60-day IL and recalled him from Indianapolis, Designated INF Jung Ho Kang for assignment.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned RHP Dereck Rodríguez to Sacramento (PCL). Activated INF Scooter Gennett. Recalled OF Steven Duggar from Sacramento. Designated INF-OF Tyler Austin for assignment.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Brian Matusz. Placed INF David Washington on the DL, retroactive to July 24.
JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed LHP Nathan Schneiderman.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Traded INF Cletis Avery to the Gateway Grizzlies.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed OF Tanner Gardner. Released INF Cal Aldridge.
National Basketball Association
DENVER NUGGETS — Agreed to terms with F Vlatko Cancara on a multiyear contract.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Named Johnny Rogers vice president of pro personnel; and Mike Longabardi, Dean Oliver and Jarell Christian assistant coaches. Promoted Jarell Christian to assistant coach and Ryan Richman to coach of Capital City (G League)
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed OL Parker Ehinger, OL Patrick Lawrence, LB Hayes Pullard and WR Isaac Zico. Waived OL Tariq Cole and RB Xavier Turner.
DETROIT LIONS — Activated Darius Slay from the active/non-football injury list.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed DE Dadi Nicolas. Placed RB Spencer Ware on the reserve/PUP list.
LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Claimed OL Larry Allen Jr. Signed OL Jamar McGloster. Waived LB Tre’Von Johnson and C/G Cole Toner.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed LB Nicl DeLuca.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed WR Cameron Meredith.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Claimed TE Daniel Helm off waivers from the Los Angeles Chargers. Waived TE Niles Paul.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Signed DB D.J. White. Waived LS Andrew East.
National Hockey League
NEW YORK RANGERS — Named Gord Murphy associate head coach of Hartford (AHL).
American Hockey League
MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Signed D Josh Healey to a one-year contract.
READING ROYALS — Signed F Brady Wiffen.
Major League Soccer
MLS — Suspended Seattle and fined Sounders FC D Román Torres for violating MLS substance abuse and behavioral health policy.
FC CINCINNATI — Announced the team and F Emery Welshman have mutually agreed to a contract termination in order for him to pursue other international professional playing opportunities.
NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Loaned M Isaac Angking to Charlotte (USLC) for the remainder of the season.
NEW YORK RED BULLS — Loaned M Marcus Epps to Memphis 901 FC (USLC) for the remainder of the season.
Tennis Integrity Unit
TIU — Suspended Egyptian player Issam Taweel five years and fined him $15,000 for match-fixing and other associated corruption offenses. Two years of the ban and $13,000 of the fine are suspended on condition that no further breaches of anti-corruption rules are committed. Suspended Russian official Svetlana Teryaeva six months and fined him $1,000 after failing to report a corrupt approach, and knowledge of corrupt activity. Four months of the ban and the fine are suspended on condition that no further offenses are committed.
CONFERENCE CAROLINAS — Named Shannon Corbett conference officer for the 2019-20 athletic year.
NEW MEXICO — Named Vicky Maes women’s tennis coach.
OHIO STATE — Announced the resignation of women’s basketball associate head coach Patrick Klein.
SHENANDOAH — Named Jessica Porter assistant athletics director for marketing and promotions. Promoted assistant athletics director Scott Musa to associate athletics director.
TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY — Named Chasse Conque vice president and director of athletics and Kyle Kilgo volunteer assistant baseball coach.
THE CITADEL — Named Hayden Hollinger women’s assistant soccer coach.