Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on August 26, 2013 at 10:36 PM

American League

NEW YORK YANKEES — Reinstated SS Derek Jeter from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Preston Claiborne to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Placed OF Josh Reddick on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of 1B Daric Barton from Sacramento (PCL). Designated RHP Pat Neshek for assignment. Recalled RHP Evan Scribner from Sacramento.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Activated OF Franklin Gutierrez from the 15-day DL. Designated RHP Aaron Harang for assignment.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Announced OF Jason Bourgeois cleared waivers and accepted an outright assignment to Durham (IL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Reinstated LHP Aaron Loup from the paternity list. Designated RHP Chien-Ming Wang for assignment.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Activated C Miguel Montero and 3B Eric Chavez from the 15-day DL. Optioned 3B Matt Davidson and C Tuffy Gosewisch to Reno (PCL).

ATLANTA BRAVES — Sent 2B Dan Uggla to Gwinnett (IL) for a rehab assignment.

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned INF Gil Velazquez to New Orleans (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Placed OF Casper Wells on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of INF/OF Pete Orr from Lehigh Valley (IL). Transferred 1B Ryan Howard to the 60-day DL.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Recalled OF Reymond Fuentes and RHP Anthony Bass from Tucson (PCL). Optioned OF Jaff Decker and RHP Brad Brach to Tucson.

Can-Am League

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Exercised the 2014 options on RHP Dan Britton-Foster, LHP Garrett Bullock, LHP Alex Burkard, LHP Rob Cooper, RHP Sean Keeler, RHP David LeBlanc, RHP Matt McDonald, RHP Luis Munoz, RHP Nick Purdy, RHP Nick Sarianides, RHP Jeff Shields, RHP Tyler Wilson, C Kyle Nisson, C Bubby Williams, INF Josh Colafemina, INF David Cooper, INF Jon Dziomba, INF Brett Flowers, INF Cam Kneeland, OF Steve Brown, OF Carlos Guzman, OF Drew Miller, OF Jeremy Nowak and OF Jon Smith.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Alex Hinshaw.

National Basketball Association

SAN ANTONIO SPURS — G-F Tracy McGrady announced his retirement.

National Football League

NFL — Suspended New York Jets RB Mike Goodson the first four games of the regular season and Minnesota FB Jerome Felton the first three games of the regular season for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

ATLANTA FALCONS — Waived WR Rashad Evans, WR Marcus Jackson and WR Marcus Sales.

BUFFALO BILLS — Released DB Dominique Ellis, CB Jumal Rolle, WR Da'Rick Rogers, WR DeMarco Sampson and C Ryan Turnley. Placed OT Chris Hairston on the reserve/non-football illness list. Reached an injury settlement with G Keith Williams.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Waived DB Vernon Kearney, DL Dave Kruger, WR Cordell Roberson and LB Tommy Smith. Terminated the contract of WR Jordan Norwood. Placed RB Dion Lewis on injured reserve.

DALLAS COWBOYS — Released DT Jeris Pendleton.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Released K Giorgio Tavecchio.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — WR LaMark Brown, WR Erik Highsmith, G Tyler Holmes, DE Lawrence Jackson, DE Marquis Jackson, LB Stanford Keglar, CB Greg McCoy, RB Bradley Randle, WR Chris Summers, QB James Vandenberg, C Camden Wentz, RB Jerodis Williams and CB Roderick Williams.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Re-signed CB Stephon Morris and DL Scott Vallone. Released WR Kamar Aiken, CB Brandon Jones, LB Niko Koutouvides, CB LeQuan Lewis and LS Mike Zupancic. Placed DL Cory Grissom and OT Markus Zusevics on injured reserve. Placed DL Armond Armstead and WR Mark Harrison on the reserve/non-football injury list.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Activated DE Jason Pierre-Paul off the PUP list.

NEW YORK JETS — Released WR Joe Collins, WR Braylon Edwards, DB Donnie Fletcher, G Patrick Ford, OL Trey Gilleo, S Bret Lockett, RB Joe McKnight, G Stephen Peterman, LB Sean Progar-Jackson, P Ryan Quigley, WR Marcus Rucker, LS Patrick Scales, RB Chad Spann, WR K.J. Stroud and WR Rahsaan Vaughn.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Placed LB Melvin Ingram on the PUP list. Placed CB Steve Williams and DT Byron Jerideau on injured reserve.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Waived RB D.J. Harper, LB Joe Holland, G Al Netter, P Colton Schmidt and QB Scott Tolzien.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Released WR Perez Ashford, LB Kyle Knox, TE Jameson Konz, TE Andrei Lintz, TE/LS Kyle Nelson, DT Martin Parker and LB Craig Wilkins. Terminated the contract of WR Brett Swain. Placed DT Jesse Williams on injured reserve.

ST. LOUIS RAMS — Waived K-P Brett Baer, WR Demetrius Fields, WR Andrew Helmick, LS Jorgen Hus, QB Tim Jenkins, DT Al Lapuaho, LB Joseph Lebeau, TE Colby Prince, WR Raymond Radway and CB Robert Steeples. Waived/injured OL Graham Pocic.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Waived WR Carlton Mitchell, DE Ernest Owusu, QB Adam Weber, DE Markus White, WR Derek Hagan, FB Spencer Larsen and S Troy Nolan. Placed CB Anthony Gaitor and RB Michael Smith on injured reserve. Signed TE Mike Shanahan.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Waived K Maikon Bonani, WR Justin Hilton, WR Roberto Wallace, WR Diondre Borel, S Tracy Wilson, LB Kadarron Anderson, TE Martell Webb, OL Barry Richardson, OL Oscar Johnson and OL Eloy Atkinson. Reached an injury settlement with TE DeMarco Cosby. Waived-injured LB Greg Jones.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Released WR Donte Stallworth, LB Ricky Elmore, FB Eric Kettani, K John Potter, WR Chip Reeves and LB Quan Sturdivant. Waived/injured CB-PR Richard Crawford and LB Jeremy Kimbrough. Placed S Phillip Thomas and LB Keenan Robinson on injured reserve.

Women's Indoor Football League

ORLANDO POWER — Named Marquette Smith coach and signed him to a three-year contract.

National Hockey League

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Re-signed C Adam Henrique to a multiyear contract.


IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Anthony Nigro.

SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Agreed to terms with F Peter Boyd.

National Lacrosse League

MINNESOTA SWARM — Announced co-owner Andy Arlotta was promoted to president.


BIG EAST CONFERENCE — Named Ann Wells Crandall chief marketing officer.

LA SALLE — Named Susan Kim Hired assistant volleyball coach.

MANHATTAN — Named Amanda McEntire women's tennis coach.

MIAMI — Named Jasman Marks assistant strength coach for women's basketball and swimming teams.

OKLAHOMA — Suspended OL Jacob Reed indefinitely after being charged with hitting his ex-girlfriend after breaking into her apartment over the weekend.

OKLAHOMA STATE —Named Mason Cathey assistant distance track coach.

QUINNIPIAC — Promoted John Delaney to associate head baseball coach.

RADFORD — Named Mark McQueen assistant baseball and pitching coach.

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE — Named Troy Silvia men's assistant soccer coach.

SAINT ROSE — Named Jeff Spalti assistant athletic trainer.

SOUTHERN CAL — Announced senior men's basketball G Pe'Shon Howard received a legislative relief waiver from the NCAA that will allow him to transfer from Maryland and be eligible for the upcoming season.

TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN — Named Rob Hansen assistant distance track coach.

WINTHROP — Promoted Mark Prosser to men's associate head basketball coach.