Wednesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on May 8, 2013 at 3:07 PM

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned 1B Mike McDade to Charlotte (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Placed OF Josh Reddick on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 7. Selected the contract of 1B Daric Barton from Sacramento (PCL). Released LHP Jordan Norberto.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Placed 3B Jerry Hairston Jr. on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 6. Recalled 2B Elian Herrera from Albuquerque (PCL).

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed INF Chris Valaika on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of INF Derek Dietrick from Jacksonville (SL). Transferred INF Casey Kotchman to the 60-day DL.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with LHP Bobby Bramhall on a minor league contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Optioned INF Josh Harrison to Indianapolis (IL). Recalled RHP Duke Welker from Indianapolis. Promoted RHP Tim Alderson from Altoona (EL) to Indianapolis. Assigned RHP Quinton Miller to Altoona.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Signed RHP Tobi Stoner.

EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed LHP Adam Tollefson. Released RHP Matt Graham.

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed LHP Ari Ronick and INF Brandon Gregorich.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed C Brandon Pearl.

LAREDO LEMURS — Signed RHP Bradley Blanks.

SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS — Traded C Clint Ourso to Fargo-Moorhead for a player to be named.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed INF Donald Blunt.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed 1B Jaren Matthews.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed OF Asif Shah. Released OF Mitch Dening and RHP Brandon Kaye.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed C George Carroll.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Released LB Kye Stewart, FB Peter Thiel and KR Steven Turner.


USA LUGE — Named Claire DelNegro interim CEO.


EASTERN MICHIGAN — Announced softball coach Karen Baird will not return.

MOUNT UNION — Announced the resignation of football coach Larry Kehres, who will remain as athletic director. Named Vince Kehres football coach.

OREGON — Announced men's basketball F Mike Moser will transfer from UNLV.

WENTWORTH TECH — Announced the resignation of men's tennis coach Eddie Davis.