Thursday’s Transactions

Major League Baseball
American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Activated RHP Nick Pivetta from COVID-19 IL. Optioned RHP Eduard Bazardo to Worcester (Triple-A East).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Reassigned RHP Jesse Hahn for rehab to Omaha (Triple-A East). Reassigned SS Adalberto Mondesi for rehab to Northwest Arkansas (Double-A Central).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Released 1B/DH Albert Pujols.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Signed 2B Daniel Descalso to a minor league contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled 3B Miguel Andujar from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Placed SS Gleyber Torres on the 10-day IL.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Selected the contracts of OF Jarred Kelenic and RHPs Logan Gilbert and Paul Sewald from Tacoma (Triple-A West). Optioned LHP Aaron Fletcher, RHP Wyatt Mills and OF Taylor Trammell to Tacoma. Transferred LHP Nick Margevicius and RHP Ljay Newsome to the 60-day IL. Signed LHP David Huff to a minor league contract. Designated OF Braden Bishop for assignment.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned RHP Justin Lawrence to Albuquerque (Triple-A West).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Activated RHP Corbin Burnes from the IL. Activated RHP Josh Lindblom and C Omar Narvaez from the 10-day IL. Optioned C Luke Maile and RHP Patrick Weigel to Nashville (Triple-A East). Outrighted RHP Zack Godley to Nashville. Assigned SS Daniel Robertson to Nashville.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Placed C J.T. Realmuto on the COVID-19 IL. Recalled C Rafael Marchan from Lehigh Valley (Triple-A East).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Placed INF/OF Phillip Evans on the 10-day IL. Designated RHP Sean Poppen for assignment. Selected the contract of INF Will Craig from Indianapolis (Triple-A East).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Placed LHP Jose Alvarez on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 10. Activated OF LaMonte Wade Jr. from the 10-day IL and rehab assignment.

ST LOUIS CARDINALS — Assigned RHP Daniel Ponce to Memphis (Triple-A East).

NEW YORK METS — Reassigned OF Brandon Nimmo to Syracuse (Triple-A East).

Minor League Baseball
Atlantic League

HIGH POINT ROCKERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Cooper Casad, Ryan Chaffee and Ricky Knapp.

Frontier League

Equipe Quebec — Signed C Jorge Garcia and C Miguel Molina.

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Signed INF Trenton Nash, INF Cristopher Pujols, and RHP Jake Woods.

FLORENCE Y’ALLS — Signed C Colton Parrish and RHP Ean Walda.

SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed OF Nick Adgar, LHP Tyler Alexander, and RHP Jalen Miller, Sr.

National Basketball Association

BROOKLYN NETS — Signed G Mike James to a remainder-of-the-season contract.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS — Re-signed F Juan Toscano-Anderson to a remainder-of-the-season contract. Signed F Jordan Bell to a two-way contract.

HOUSTON ROCKETS — Waived G DaQuan Jeffries.

MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Signed G Elijah Bryant to a remainder-of-the-season contract.

Women’s National Basketball Association

ATLANTA DREAM — Waived F Mikayla Cowling.

CHICAGO SKY — Waived F Natasha Mack, G Alexis Prince, F Kobi Thornton and G Lexi Brown.

LOS ANGELES SPARKS — Waived F Kristine Anigwe.

MINNESOTA LYNX — Waived G Linnae Harper, G Selena Lott and G Mikayla Pivec.

NEW YORK LIBERTY — Waived F Asia Taylor and G Jasmine Bailey.

SEATTLE STORM — Waived F Kitija Laksa, F N’dea Jones and G Haley Gorecki.

WASHINGTON MYSTICS — Acquired G Sydney Wiese from Los Angeles for a 2022 second-round pick. Waived G Alecia (Sug) Sutton.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed TE Cary Angeline, CB Lorenzo Burns, TE Bruno Labelle and DL Cam Murray.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Claimed C Sam Jones off waivers from Indianapolis.

BALTIMORE RAVENS — Signed QB Kenji Bahar, FB/TE Ben Mason, CB Shaun Wade, OLB Daelin Hayes, Ts Adrian Ealy and Foster Sarell, DT Xavier Kelly, RB Nate McCrary, TE Tony Poljan, WR Donte Sylencieux, LB Barrington Wade and S Ar’Darius Washington to contracts.

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed CB Rachad Wildgoose, DE Boogie Basham, WR Marquez Stevenson and OLs Jack Anderson and Tommy Doyle to four-year contracts. Signed OL Steven Gonzalez and LB Mike Bell to one-year contracts. Signed TE Quintin Morris, S Tariq Thompson, OL Syrus Tuitele, WR Tre Walker and CBs Olaijah Griffin and Nick McCloud to contracts.

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed DT Daviyon Nixon, CB Keith Taylor, G Deonte Brown, WR Shi Smith and LS Thomas Fletcher to contracts.

CHICAGO BEARS — Signed DT Nate Archibong, G Gage Cervenka, DB Rojesterman Farris, TE Scooter Harrington, K Brian Johnson, LB Caleb Johnson, DE Sam Kamara, RB C.J. Marable, WR Khalil McClain, G Dareuan Parker, LB Michael Pinckney, DB Dionte Ruffin, DE Thomas Schaffer, LB Charles Snowden and T Gunnar Vogel.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed LB Tony Fields II, S Richard LeCounte III and RB Demetric Felton.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed DB Israel Mukuamu and C/G Matt Farniok.

DENVER BRONCOS — Waived WR DaeSean Hamilton. Signed RT Bobby Massie, WR Seth Williams and CB Kary Vincent Jr.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed OL Cole Van Lanen and QB Blake Bortles to contracts.

HOUSTON TEXANS — Signed TE Brevin Jordan and DT Roy Lopez.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed K Eddy Pineiro to a one-year contract.


KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Acquired CB Mike Hughes from Minnesota in exchange for a 2022 sixth-round draft pick. Signed LB Zayne Anderson, QB Shane Buechele, S Devon Key, CB Dicaprio Bootle, CB Marlon Character, LB Riley Cole, DE Malik Herring and DB Jaylon McClain-Sapp.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed T Larnel Coleman, RB Gerrid Doaks, CB Jaytlin Askew, DT Jerome Johnson, G Robert Jones and FB Carl Tucker.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed S Joshuah Bledsoe.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed OLB Azeez Ojulari, RB Gary Brightwell, CB Rodarius Williams, OL Brett Heggie, OL Jake Burton and DE Raymond Johnson III. Waived DE Breeland Speaks.

NEW YORK JETS — Claimed RB Austin Walter from San Francisco. Waived RB Pete Guerriero.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed OL Alfredo Gutierrez, LB Justin Hilliard, TE Josh Pederson, LB Elijah Sullivan and WR Austin Watkins Jr.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Signed S Joshua Moon, DT Walter Palmore, DE Marcus Webb and S LaDarius Wiley to training camp contracts.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed CB Caleb Farley to a four-year contract. Agreed to terms with OL Cole Banwart, FB Tory Carter, TE Miller Forristall, K Blake Haubeil, OL Chandon Herring, DL Naquan Jones, TE Briley Moore, OLB Justus Reed, RB Mekhi Sargent and P James Smith.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed CB Chris Wilcox and LBs KJ Britt and Grant Stuard.

WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM — Signed CB Benjamine St-Juste to a four-year contract.

National Hockey League

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Reassigned D Xavier Ouellet, G Cayden Primeau, LWs Michael Pezzeta and Joel Teasdale, RW Jesse Ylonen and Cs Alex Belzile and Joseph Blandisi to Laval (AHL).

OTTAWA SENATORS — Reassigned Cs Jean-Christophe Beaudin and Clark Bishop, G Filip Gustavsson, RW Parker Kelly and Ds Lassi Thomson, Olle Alsing and Jonathan Aspirot to Belleville (AHL).

SAN JOSE SHARKS — Reassigned LWs Lean Bergmann and Ivan Chekhovich, Gs Josef Korenar and Alexei Melnichuk, D Brinson Pasichnuk and C Alexander True to San Jose (AHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Recalled RW Taylor Raddysh, LW Boris Katchouk, G Spencer Martin and Ds Andreas Borgman and Cal Foote from Syracuse (AHL). Reassigned C Gage Goncalves to Syracuse (AHL).

Minor League Hockey
American Hockey League

BRIDGEPORT ISLANDERS — Agreed to terms with D Connor McCarthy on a two-year contract. Signed C Reece Newkirk to a three-year, entry-level contract.

COLORADO EAGLES — Signed RW Sasha Mutala to an amateur tryout contract.

East Coast Hockey League

FORT WAYNE KOMETS — Activated F Zach Pochiro. Placed F Shawn Szydlowski on reserve.

JACKSONVILLE ICEMEN — Released G Evan Moyse.

SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Released G Matt Madore as emergency backup goalie (EBUG).

TULSA OILERS — Released G Hayden Stewart.

Major League Soccer

FC CINCINNATI — Signed D Geoff Cameron through 2022 with one additional option year.

COLORADO RAPIDS — Loaned F Dantouma Toure to Colorado (USL Championship).

NEW YORK CITY FC — Signed F Valentin Castellanos to a five-year contract.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Signed G Logan Ketterer on loan from El Paso (USL Championship).

Canadian Premier League

FORGE FC — Signed D Dejan Jakovic.

USL Championship

SAN DIEGO LOYALS — Acquired D Hunter Ashworth, pending league and federation approval.


ALABAMA A&M — Agreed to terms head volleyball coach Rose Magers-Powell on a four-year extension.

ARMY — Named Jenerrie Harris, Cristina Centeno, Gaddy Lefft, Tony DiClemente and Anthony Angotti women’s assistant basketball coaches.

MEMPHIS — Named Devin Reed director of basketball operations.

ST. JOHN’S — Announced Mike Anderson received a contract extension through the 2026-27 season as head men’s basketball coach.

TENNESSEE — Named Josh Theis creative recruiting content and branding specialist.

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