MINNESOTA TWINS — Returned OF Rob Refsnyder from his rehab assignment in St. Paul (Triple-A East) and reinstated him from the 10-day IL. Optioned SS Nick Gordon to St. Paul.
NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned CF Greg Allen to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (Triple-A East).
SEATTLE MARINERS — Outrighted OF Dillon Thomas to Tacoma (Triple-A West).
TEXAS RANGERS — Placed OF Eli White on the 10-day IL, retroactive to August 4. Selected the contract of INF Yonny Hernandez from Round Rock (Triple-A West). Transferred OF Willie Calhoun from the 10-day IL to the 60-day IL. Traded OF Delino DeShields to Boston in exchange for cash considerations.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Reinstated RHP Taylor Clarke and RF Pavin Smith from the 10-day IL. Designated OF Josh Reddick for assignment. Optioned RHPs Riley Smith and J.B. Bukauskas to Reno(Triple-A West). Sent RHP Ty Tice outright to Reno.
COLORADO ROCKIES — Reinstated RHPs Yency Almonte and Antonio Senzatela from the COVID-19 list. Returned LHP Zac Rosscup to Albuquerque (Triple-A West). Optioned INF Rio Ruiz to Albuquerque.
MIAMI MARLINS — Recalled LHP Braxton Garrett from Jacksonville (Triple-A East). Designated RHP Austin Pruitt for assignment. Sent RHP Elieser Hernandez to Jacksonville on a rehab assignment.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Reinstated LHP Anthony Banda from the 10-day IL. Optioned RHP Shea Spitzbarth to Indianapolis (Triple-A East).
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Reinstated INF Brandon Belt from the 10-day IL. Placed RHP Kevin Gausman on the paternity list.
National Basketball Association
ATLANTA HAWKS — Signed F Jalen Johnson. Signed G Sharife Cooper to a two-way contract.
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Activated CB Lorenzo Burns from the reserve/COVID-19 list. Released CB Tae Hayes.
ATLANTA FALCONS — Signed WR Trevor Davis. Placed TE Jaeden Graham on the reserve/injured list.
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Signed F Michael Vecchione to a one-year, two-way contract.
American Hockey League
HERSHEY BEARS — Named Scott Allen head coach.
ROCHESTER AMERICANS — Signed G Michael Houser to a one-year contract.
UTICA COMETS — Named Kevin Dineen head coach.
East Coast Hockey League
WORCESTER RAILERS — Re-signed D Myles McGirty and F Tyler Poulson.
Major League Soccer
AUSTIN FC — Named Ryan Madden vice president of communications & media.
COLORADO RAPIDS — Acquired D Sam Vines from Belgian side Royal Antwerp F.C.
LA GALAXY — Acquired F Dejan Joveljic from Bundesliga side Eintrach Frankfurt and signed him to a contract through the 2025 season, pending receipt of his international transfer certificate (ITC) and P-1 visa.