TEXAS RANGERS — Activated INF Davis Wendzel from the 7-Day IL in Frisco (Double-A Central). Transferred C Isaias Quiroz from Hickory (High-A East) to Frisco. Transferred C Efrenyer Narvaez from Arizona (ACL) to Frisco. Transferred LHP Juan Carlos Mejia from Frisco to Hickory.
Major League Baseball
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Optioned RHP Humberto Castellanos to Reno (Triple-A West). Activated RHP Noe Ramirez from the 10-day IL.
TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed OL Paul Adams. Placed OL Brent Qvale on the injured reserve list.
Canadian Football League
CFL — Fined Hamilton Tiger-Cats FB Felix Garand-Gauthier for an illegal block on S Mike Edem and FB Nikola Kalinic for spearing DB Ed Gainey during a game against Saskatchewan. Fined Saskatchewan Roughriders LB Nigel Harris for a tourist hit on P Joel Whitford and DL Garrett Marino for a tourist hit on OL John Yarbrough during a game against Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released OL Tyler Johnson.
National Hockey League
DETROIT RED WINGS — Waived C Frans Nielsen. Named Pat Verbeek general manager of the American Hockey League’s Grand Rapids Griffins and he will also continue in his role as assistant general manager of the Red Wings.
East Coast Hockey League
IDAHO STEELHEADS — Named Keenan Kelly assistant coach.
Major League Soccer
LOS ANGELES FC — Signed D Julian Gaines, using the number one spot in the MLS Waiver Order which they received from Toronto FC in exchange for $50,000 in General Allocation Money (GAM) in 2022 and the No. 21 spot in the MLS Waiver Order.
SPORTING KC — Signed MF Jake Davis to a contract through 2023, with an option for the 2024 season.
CHOWAN — Named James Fiorella as the strength and conditioning coordinator and Erik Ripley as director of swimming for men’s and women’s swimming programs.
OLIVET — Named Joe Kiss assistant coach for the men’s golf.