Wednesday’s Sports Transactions


USA BASEBALL — Named Joe Girardi manager of the 2019 Premier12 team.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Placed OF DJ Stewart on the 7-day IL. Reinstated LHP John Means from the 10-day IL.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned RHP Dylan Covey to Charlotte (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Placed OF Jordan Luplow on the 10-day IL. Assigned SS Eric Stamets outright to Columbus (IL). Recalled OF Greg Allen from Columbus. Sent RHP Dan Otero to Columbus for a rehab assignment.


DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned RHP David McKay and LHP Matt Hall to Toledo (IL). Sent OF Christin Stewart to Toledo for a rehab assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Sent RHP Ryan Pressly to Corpus Christi (TL) for a rehab assignment.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Placed LHP Danny Duffy on the 10-day IL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled RHP Jake Newberry from Omaha (PCL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Optioned RHP Cody Stashak to Rochester (IL). Recalled RHP Kohl Stewart from Rochester.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled RHP Chance Adams from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Reinstated 2B Tim Lopes from the 10-day IL.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Sent LHP Jose Alvarado to Durham (IL) for a rehab assignment.

TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned LHP Locke St. John to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated RHP Shawn Kelley from the 10-day IL.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS — Signed RHP Brad Boxberger to a minor league contract.

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed INF Miguel Rojas on the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of INF Deven Marrero from New Orleans (PCL).

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Sent RHP Jeremy Hellickson to the GCL Nationals for a rehab assignment.

Atlantic League

HIGH POINT ROCKERS — Released 1B Mikael Mogues. Signed 1B C.J. Retherford.

LANCASTER BARNSTORMERS — Announced the retirement of LHP Buddy Baumann. Signed RHP Connor Overton and 3B Gift Ngoepe.

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Placed OF Ezequiel Carrera on the reserve/left team list.


National Basketball Association

LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Promoted Nina Hsieh to head trainer.

National Football League

DETROIT LIONS — Agreed to terms with OL Joe Dahl on a contract extension through 2021.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Placed WR Steve Ishmael on IR. Signed RB Aca’Cedric Ware.

Major League Soccer

COLUMBUS CREW — Transferred D Gaston Sauro to Deportivo Toluca (Liga MX-Mexico).

LA GALAXY — Traded M Emmanuel Boateng to D.C. for targeted allocation money. Traded general allocation money to Orlando City for targeted allocation money.

SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES — Traded M Anibal Godoy to Nashville for general allocation money, effective Jan. 1.


NCAA — Named Middle Tennessee senior associate athletics director and senior woman administrator Diane Turnham chair and Duke senior deputy director of athletics for administration/legal affairs and chief of staff Nina King vice chair of the Division I Women’s Basketball Committee.

FLORIDA GULF COAST — Named Steve McKee assistant baseball coach.

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE — Named Irving Eggleston assistant men’s basketball coach.

SAINT ANSELM — Named Matt Tiberii women’s tennis coach.

SHENANDOAH — Promoted Buce Cameron to associate head baseball coach and Rick Croushore to pitching coach and recruiting coordinator.

UC DAVIS — Named Ashley Peacock assistant women’s lacrosse coach.

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