Thursday’s Sports Transactions


COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE — Suspended Pittsburgh RHP Keone Kela 10 games, Cincinnati LHP Amir Garrett eight games, Cincinnati manager David Bell six games, Pittsburgh INF José Osuna five games, Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle two games and Cincinnati RHP Jared Hughes, Pittsburgh RHP Kyle Crick and Cleveland OF Yasiel Puig three games for their actions during Tuesday night’s game.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Traded RHP Dan Straily to Philadelphia for cash.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Placed 3B Yoan Moncada on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Wednesday. Optioned 1B AJ Reed to Charlotte (IL). Recalled OF Ryan Cordell from Charlotte.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Designated SS Eric Stamets for assignment. Optioned OFs Greg Allen and Jake Bauers to Columbus (IL). Reinstated RHP Danny Salazar from the 60-day IL.


DETROIT TIGERS — Sent 2B Josh Harrison to Toledo (IL) for a rehab assignment.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Placed 2B Joey Wendle on the 10-day IL. Reinstated OF Kevin Kiermaier from the 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Brendan McKay and RHP Jose De Leon froim Durham (IL). Traded OF Joe McCarthy to San Francisco for LHP Jacob Lopez.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Reinstated RHP Trent Thornton from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of RHP Jason Adam from Buffalo (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Designated LHP Luiz Gohara for assignment. Sent RHP Jacob Webb to Gwinnett (IL) for a rehab assignment.

CHICAGO CUBS — Optioned INF/OF Robel Garcia to Iowa (PCL).

CINCINNATI REDS — Selected the contract of OF Aristides Aquino from Louisville (IL).

COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned RHP Joe Harvey to Albuquerque (PCL).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Added LHP Adam Kolarek to the active roster. Optioned LHP Caleb Ferguson to Oklahoma City (PCL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned OF Jesus Sanchez to New Orleans (PCL). Recalled RHPs Tyler Kinley and Kyle Keller from New Orleans. Reinstated 3B Jon Berti from the 10-day IL. Sent RHP Drew Steckenrider to Jupiter (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Optioned RHPs Ray Black, Corbin Burnes and Jake Faria to San Antonio (PCL). Selected the contract of OF Trent Grisham from San Antonio (PCL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP Daniel Ponce de Leon to Memphis (PCL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Optioned LHP Robbie Erlin to El Paso (PCL). Recalled RHP Trey Wingenter from El Paso.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned SS Mauricio Dubon to Sacramento (PCL). Designated RHP Dan Winkler for assignment. Placed OF Alex Dickerson on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of LHP Sam Selman from Sacramento.

American Association


KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Sold the contract of OF Jordan George to the Kansas City Royals. Signed RHP Hunter Smith.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed RHP Ryan Schlosser.

TEXAS AIRHOGS — Signed RHP Carlos Contreras.

Atlantic League-

SOMERSET PATRIOTS — Sold the contract of OF Ramon Flores to the Minnesota Twins.

National Basketball Association

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER — Waived F Patrick Patterson.

National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed S Tre Boston to a one-year contract.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — PK Phil Dawson announced his retirement.

LOS ANGELES CHARGERS — Waived TE Daniel Helm. Waived/injured WR Fred Trevillion. Signed DT Dee Liner.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Claimed G Tyler Catalina off waivers from Washington. Waived G Tiano Pupungatoa.

NEW YORK JETS — Agreed to terms with C Ryan Kalil.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Signed DT Anthony Rush. Claimed WR Jordan Lasley off waivers from Baltimore. Waived WR Brian Burt.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Added LB Jordan Williams and DL Chris Nelson. Waived S Jonathan Crawford and LB Gimel President.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Waived RB Elijah Wellman. Signed LB Garrett Sickels.

National Hockey League

BUFFALO SABRES — Agreed to terms with F Remi Elie on a one-year, two-way contract.

NEW YORK RANGERS — Bought out the final two seasons of D Kevin Shattenkirk’s contract.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS — Announced Matt Cullen is joining the hockey operations department in a player development role.


IDAHO STEELHEADS — Named Scott Burt assistant coach.

WORCESTER RAILERS — Signed F Kyle Thomas to a one-year contract.

National Lacrosse League

BUFFALO BANDITS — Signed D Mitch de Snoo to a two-year contract.

SAN DIEGO SEALS — Agreed to terms with Fs Dennon Armstrong and Jules Heningburg, Ts Pat Harberson and Dalton Lupul, D Drew Belgrave and Tor Reinholdt and G Nick Damude.

Major League Soccer

CHICAGO FIRE — Traded the rights to D Andrew Gutman and a 2020 third-round draft pick to Cincinnati for general allocation money.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Loaned F Justin Rennicks to North Carolina (USL Championship).

SPORTING KC — Signed F Luis Martins.

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS — Signed G Chituru Odunze and transferred him to Leicester City (Premier League-England). Agreed to terms with F Lucas Venuto.

National Women’s Soccer League

CHICAGO RED STARS — Signed G Mackenzie Arnold.


CONFERENCE CAROLINAS — Named Claude Alewine associate commissioner.

OHIO VALLEY CONFERENCE — Named Trevor Reeves director of compliance and institutional services.

AUGUSTA — Announced sophomore men’s basketball C Tyshaun Crawford is transferring from Georgia Southern.

EAST CAROLINA — Named Jason Dietrich pitching coach.

GUILFORD — Named Nicolle Holcomb assistant sports information director.

TENNESSEE TECH — Named Amanda Smith assistant men’s and women’s golf coach. Announced the retirement of Bonnie Graham softball coach.

THIEL — Named Caryn Sibiskie women’s assistant volleyball coach.

UNLV — Named Alik Sarkisian men’s and women’s diving coach.

VIRGINIA TECH — Announced defensive coordinator Bud Foster will retire after the 2019 season.

WISCONSIN — Named Alando Tucker interim assistant men’s basketball coach.

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