CHICAGO CUBS — Activated RHP Adbert Alzolay from the 60-day IL. Designated LHP Sean Newcomb for assignment. Selected the contract of INF Esteban Quiroz from Iowa (IL). Placed OF Seiya Suzuki on paternity leave. Designated INF Frank Schwindel for assignment.
CINCINNATI REDS — Optioned RHO Raynel Espinal to Louisville (IL). Recalled RHO from the taxi squad.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled RHP Andre Jackson from Oklahoma City (PCL. Placed LHP Tyler Anderson on the paternity list.
ST LOUIS CARDINALS — Added RHP Dakota Hudson as 29th player for a doubleheader.
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Recalled RHP Sean Hjelle and OF Heliot Ramos from Sacramento (PCL). Oprioned OF Willie Calhoun and RHO Luis Ortiz to Sacramento (PCL).
National Football League
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Elevated LB Devon Kennard and CB Jace Whittaker from the practice squad to the active roster.
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Elevated LB Jordan Kunaszyk and DT Roderick Perry II from the practice squad to the active roster.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Elevated RB Patrick Taylor from the practice squad to the active roster.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Elevated T Larnel Coleman ans WR River Cracraft from the practice squad to the active roster.
Major League Soccer
HOUSTON DYNAMOS— Sent M Hector Herrera (Mexico), F Sebas Ferreira (Paraguay), M Coco Carrasquilla (Panama)and M Darwin Ceren (El Salvador) to their country’s senior national team. Sent F Thor Ulfarsson (Iceland), M Juan Castilla (Colombia), G Xavier Valdez (Dominican Republic) and G Joyner Castilla (Colombia) to country’s national youth team.