NEW YORK YANKEES — Reinstated LHP Aroldis Chapman from the 15-day IL. Placed RHP Miguel Castro on the paternity list.
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Optioned OF Luke Raley and LHP Ryan Yarbrough to Durham (IL). Reinstated OF Kevin Kiermaier from the 10-day IL. Recalled RHP David McKay from the taxi squad.
TEXAS RANGERS — Sent RHP Demarcus Evans outright to Round Rock (PCL).
ATLANTA BRAVES — Activated RHP Silvino Bracho. Optioned RHP Jesus Cruz to Gwinnett (IL).
CINCINNATI REDS — Agreed to terms with RHP Carter Raffield on a minor league contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Added RHP Ian Gibaut to the active roster. Optioned LHP Justin Bruihl to Oklahoma City (PCL).
MIAMI MARLINS — Placed OF Jorge Soler on the 10-day IL, retroactive to June 29. Designated INF Erik Gonzalez for assignment. Reinstated INF Joey Wendle from the 10-day IL. Selected the contract of OF Billy Hamilton from Jacksonville (IL).
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Placed RHP Adrian Houser on the 15-day IL. Recalled RHP Trevor Kelly from Nashville (IL).
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Signed RHP Kaleb McCullough.
National Basketball Association
ATLANTA HAWKS — Named Landry Fields general manager, Dwight Lutz vice president of basketball strategy and analytics, Stephen Giles director of pro scouting, Justin Eaddy basketball operations coordinator/scout, Rod Higgins senior advisor, Larry Riley college scout and Grant Liffmann pro personnel scout.
HOUSTON ROCKETS — Signed F Trevor Hudgins to a two-way contract. Signed G TyTy Washington Jr., Fs Tari Eason and Jabari Smith Jr. to rookie scale contracts.
LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Signed G Scotty Pippen Jr. and F Cole Swider to two-way contracts. Signed F Juan Toscano-Anderson. Signed G Troy Brown Jr. and C Damian Jones.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Signed G A.J. Green to a two-way contract.
OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER — Signed G Jalen Williams and C Chet Holmgren to rookie scale contracts.
ORLANDO MAGIC — Signed F Paolo Banchero to a rookie scale contract.
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Signed G Trevelin Queen.
PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS — Signed G Shaedon Sharpe to a rookie scale contract.
WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Re-signed F Anthony Gill. Signed G Johnny Davis to a rookie scale contract.
Women’s National Basketball Association
NEW YORK LIBERTY — Waived F Lorela Cubaj.
National Football League
DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed K Liram Hajrullahu.PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Signed C Cam Jurgens to a four-year contract. Signed S Jaquiski Tartt.
Canadian Football League
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Released DB Tyquwan Glass.
National Hockey League
BOSTON BRUINS — Hired Jim Montgomery as head coach.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed C Josh Dunne to a one-year, two-way contract extension.
DALLAS STARS — Named Steve Spott and Alain Nasreddine assistant coaches.
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Signed G G Matt Villalta and D Frederic Allard to one-year, two-way contract extensions.
SAN JOSE SHARKS — Fired head coach Bob Boughner and his staff.
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Signed F Nick Paul to a seven-year contract. Waived G Amir Miftakhov.
VANCOUVER CANUCKS — Signed D Jack Rathbone to a two-year, two-way contract. Signed D Noah Juulsen and RW William Lockwood to two-way contracts. Signed RW Brock Boeser to a three-year contract extension.
Major League Soccer
COLORADO RAPIDS — Extended the loan for D Lucas Esteves’ loan for the rest of the season.
ORLANDO CITY SC — Transfers F Silvestor van der Water to SC Cambuur-Leeuwarden (Netherlands’ Eredivisie).
PORTLAND TIMBERS — Extended the loan for D JoseCarlos Van Rankin for the rest of the season.
USL Championship — Named Mattar M’Boge assistant coach.
National Women’s Soccer League
ORLANDO PRIDE — Signed F Haley Bugeja.
PORTLAND THORNS FC — Signed G Britt Eckerstrom as a goalkeeper replacement.
BARTON — Named Britney Woodhull-Smith deputy director of athletics, Dexter Harris associate athletics director for facilities and event management/coordinator of student equity and Ginna Lewis assistant athletic director for sports medicine.
RICE — Named Matt Richardson men’s basketball director of operations.