Tuesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on February 19, 2013 at 4:36 PM

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES_Promoted Brady Anderson to vice president of baseball operations, Ned Rice director of major league administration, Mike Snyder assistant director of player personnel and Bill Wilkes manager of baseball operations.

SEATTLE MARINERS_Agreed to terms with RHP Carter Capps, RHP Brandon Maurer, INFAlex Liddi and OF Michael Saunders on one-year contracts.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS_Named Paul Quantrill as a consultant to the organization.

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES_Exercised the 2014 club option for manager Clint Hurdle and have added a club option for 2015.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX_Acquired RHP Celson Polanco and INF Leivi Ventura from Fort Worth for future considerations.

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS_Signed INF Jose G. Garcia and C Todd Jennings.

LAREDO LEMURS_Traded INF Anthony Scelfo and INF Eric Groff to Florence for two players to be named.

LINCOLN SALTDOGS_Sold the contract of RHP Brandon Sinnery to Arizona (NL).

WICHITA WINGNUTS_Signed RHP Lincoln Holdzkom and RHP Kyle Wahl.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS_Signed 1B/OF Matt Huggins and C Elvin Millan.

Women's National Basketball Association

ATLANTA DREAM_Acquired G Jasmine Thomas and a 2013 second-round draft pick from Washington for its 2013 first- and second-round draft picks.

National Football League

NFL_Named Alberto Riveron senior director of officiating.

BUFFALO BILLS_Re-signed OL Colin Brown.


NEW YORK JETS_Released LB Bart Scott, LB Calvin Pace, S Eric Smith, OL Jason Smith, and TE Josh Baker.

Canadian Football League

MONTREAL ALOUETTES_Named Dan Hawkins coach.

National Hockey League

NHL_Fined Minnesota F Devin Setoguchi $8,108.11 for high-sticking Detroit D Kyle Quincey in a Feb. 17 game at Minnesota.

BOSTON BRUINS_Called up F Lane MacDermid from Providence (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS_Acquired D Scott Ford from St. Louis for F Jani Lajunen and assigned Ford to Milwaukee.

American Hockey League

PEORIA RIVERMEN_Acquired F Andre Bouvet-Morrissett and G Zoltan Hetenyi from Milwaukee for future considerations.

Major League Soccer

VANCOUVER WHITECAPS_Announced the addition of D Johnny Leveron to the roster.


FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON_Promoted Ray Skjold to part-time assistant baseball coach. Named Ryan Kresky volunteer assistant baseball coach.

RUTGERS_Named Ron Prince offensive coordinator and Dave Cohen defensive coordinator.

THIEL_Named Chris Limle men's soccer coach.