Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

Major League Baseball
American League

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Signed RHP Chance Adams, RHP Jorge Lopez, RHP Foster Griffin, LHP Randy Rosario, LHP Erik Skogland, RHP Josh Staumont, INF Ryan O’Hearn and OF Brett Phillips.<

Minor League Baseball
Atlantic League

SUGAR LAND SKEETERS — Re-signed RH Andrew Bellatii and LH Danile Gibson.

Frontier League

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Released RHP Kent Hasler to Arizona.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Signed RHP Cam Haymans and RHP Ethan Rosebeck.


SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed OF Blake Adams to a contract extension.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed C Anthony Heremlyn to a contract extension.

National Basketball Association

NBA — Fined Philadelphia C Joel Embiid $25,000 for making an obscene gesture on the playing court and using profane language during a live television interview at a Feb. 24 game against Atlanta. Suspended Charlotte G Malik Monk was suspended without pay for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.<


National Football League

NEW YORK GIANTS — Released LB Alec Ogletree and Kareem Martin. Named Amos Jones assistant coach.

National Hockey League

NHL — Fined F John Hayden $2,016 for cross-checking Detroit F Tyler Bertuzzi during a Feb. 25 game.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled D Dennis Cholowski from the Grand Rapids Griffins (AHL).

American Hockey League

SAN DIEGO GULLS — Reassigned D Hunter Drew and LW Brent Gates Jr. to Tulsa (ECHL) and D Ryan Johnston to Idaho (ECHL).


READING ROYALS — Returned F Max Williams.

International Ice Hockey Federation

IIHL — Named Peter Laviolette head coach of the U.S. Men’s National team.

Major League Soccer

NASHVILLE — Traded the No. 1 spot in Major League Soccer’s Allocation Ranking to Los Angeles in exchange for a combined amount of $350,000 in 2020 and 2021 General Allocation Money and Los Angeles’ natural second-round pick in the 2022 MLS SuperDraft.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Signed F Jeremy Ebobisse to a multiyear contract extension.

National Women’s Soccer League

SKY BLUE — Re-signed D Domi Richardson.<

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