Sunday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 15, 2013 at 7:06 PM

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS_Transferred RHP Matt Albers to the family medical emergency list. Acquired C Chris Wallace from Houston for LHP Eric Berger and assigned Wallace to Akron (EL).

MINNESOTA TWINS_Recalled OF Oswaldo Arcia from Rochester (IL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS_Selected the contract of RHP Ramon Ortiz from Buffalo (IL). Designated OF Casper Wells for assignment.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS_Placed RHP Johnny Cueto on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Justin Freeman from Louisville (IL). Transferred OF Ryan Ludwick to the 60-day DL.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES_Optioned RHP Phil Irwin to Indianapolis (IL). Recalled OF Alex Presley from Indianapolis.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX_Traded LHP Todd Privett to San Angelo to complete an earlier trade.

EL PASO DIABLOS_Signed LHP Kevin Brahney.



KANSAS CITY T-BONES_Signed LHP Kyle Roliard.

LAREDO LEMURES_Signed RHP Milciades Santana.

SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS_Signed RHP Ryan Zimmerman and LHP Josh Poytress.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS_Released RHP Pedro Rivera.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS_Signed INF Nick Giarraputo.

QUEBEC CAPITALES_Released RHP TJ Stanton, OF Josh Garton, INF Ivan Nacarrata and RHP Guillaume Duguay,


Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM_Signed 1B Bo Folkinga and RHP Justice French.

NORMAL CORNBELTERS_Signed OF Santiago Chirino and OF Manny Ramirez-Osborne.

TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS_Signed INF Brandon Brewer and C Chris Cowell.

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS_Traded OF Matt Fleishman to Long Island (Atlantic) for a player to be named. Signed C Jim Vahalik.

National Basketball Association

NEW YORK KNICKS_Waived F-C Solomon Jones.

Women's National Basketball Association

WASHINGTON MYSTICS_Acquired C Quanitra Hollingsworth from New York for a 2013 third-round draft pick.

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS_Re-signed RB Bernard Scott.

DENVER BRONCOS_Announced CB Tony Carter signed his exclusive-rights free agent tender.

DETROIT LIONS_Re-signed RB Joique Bell, RB Shaun Chapas, WR Kris Durham, OT Jason Fox, DB Ricardo Silva, WR Brian Robiskie and DE Willie Young.


NEW ORLEANS SAINTS_Signed QB Seneca Wallace to a one-year contract.

OAKLAND RAIDERS_Announced DB Brandian Ross, OL Alex Parsons and RB Jeremy Stewart have signed their exclusive rights tenders.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS_Signed TE Dallas Walker to a three-year contract.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS_Announced CB Tramaine Brock has signed his one-year tender.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS_Reassigned F Peter Holland to Norfolk (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS_Fired general manager Steve Tambellini.

MINNESOTA WILD_Assigned D Mathew Dumba from Red Deer (WHL) to Houston (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES_Recalled F Nick Johnson and G Chad Johnson from Portland (AHL). Signed F Tobias Rieder to a three-year entry-level contract.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS_Re-signed C Ryan Stoa to a one-year contract.

American Hockey League

HAMILTON BULLDOGS_Recalled D Antoine Corbin from San Francisco (ECHL).

NORFOLK ADMIRALS_Released F Brayden Irwin from his professional tryout contract, who will rejoin Florida (ECHL).

PROVIDENCE BRUINS_Recalled F Alden Hirschfeld from the South Carolina (ECHL). Announced D Ryan Button was reassigned to the team from South Carolina.

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE_Reassigned F John McFarland to Cincinnati (ECHL).


ECHL_Fined Cincinnati's Mathieu Aubin an undisclosed amount for his actions in an April 13 game against Toledo. Fined Elmira coach Dwight Mullins an undisclosed amount for his actions following an April 13 game against Florida.


EASTERN ILLINOIS_Announced the resignation women's basketball coach Lee Buchanan.

GEORGETOWN_Announced sophomore F Otto Porter Jr. will enter the NBA draft.

GEORGIA_Announced sophomore G Kentavious Caldwell-Pope will enter the NBA draft.

ILLINOIS_Named Matt Sinclair assistant director of football player personnel and relations.

ILLINOIS STATE_Named Barb Smith women's basketball coach.

KANSAS_Suspended senior TE Nick Sizemore for the first three games of the season for an unspecified violation of team rules.

KENTUCKY_Announced freshman F Nerlens Noel will enter the NBA draft.

LOYOLA (NO)_Announced the resignation of volleyball coach Tommy Harold to take the same position at Nicholls State.

MARS HILL_Named Mark Lane men's assistant basketball coach.

MARYLAND_Announced sophomore C Alex Len will enter the NBA draft.

NORFOLK STATE_Announced the resignation of men's basketball coach Anthony Evans to take the same position at Florida International.

STATEN ISLAND_Named Becca Faulds assistant sports information director.

VIRGINIA_Announced sophomore basketball G Paul Jesperson is transferring.