Thursday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on January 3, 2013 at 4:05 PM

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with OF Nick Swisher on a four-year contract.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Jason Frasor on a one-year contract. Designated C Eli Whiteside for assignment.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Released C Patrick Arlis, C Tyler Goodro, OF Danny Gallinot, LHP Trent Lare, RHP Wes Littleton, OF Jake Luce, OF Derrick Pyles and INF Garrett Rau. Traded RHP Chad Povich to Laredo for future considerations.

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Traded OF/1B Marcos Rodriguez to Amarillo for OF Tim Alberts.

Canadian Football League

HAMILTON TIGER-CATS — Named Orlondo Steinauer defensive coordinator.

SASKETCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS — Announced the resignation of special teams coordinator Craig Dickenson.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed PK Justin Palardy to a contract extension. Re-signed DB Johnny Sears.

National Hockey League

ST. LOUIS BLUES — Reassigned F Jay Barriball from Peoria (AHL) to Bloomington (CHL).

American Hockey League

SPRINGFIELD FALCONS — Signed LW Scott Howes to a professional tryout contract. Assigned LW Wade MacLeod to Evansville (ECHL).


READING ROYALS — Signed G Drew MacIntyre.

Western Hockey League

EVERETT SILVERTIPS — Traded F Trent Lofthouse to Victoria for a 2014 Bantam Draft sixth-round pick.


SHENANDOAH — Named Scott Yoder football coach.