|Sports Transactions 2/18/13|
|Tuesday, February 19, 2013 10:06 AM|
Monday’s Sports Transactions
By The Associated Press
BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Agreed to terms with RHP Darren O’Day on a two-year contract.
DETROIT TIGERS—Agreed to terms with RHP Luke Putkonen, RHP Bruce Rondon, LHP Duane Below, LHP Darin Downs, LHP Kyle Lobstein, C Ramon Cabrera and INF Jeff Kobernus on one-year contracts.
TEXAS RANGERS—Agreed to terms with RHP Wilmer Font, RHP Roman Mendez, RHP Alexi Ogando, LHP Joe Ortiz, LHP Martin Perez, RHP Tanner Scheppers, RHP Matt West, RHP Coty Woods, INF Leury Garcia, INF Mitch Moreland and INF Jurickson Profar on one-year contracts.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS—Acquired OF Tony Campana from the Chicago Cubs for RHP Jesus Castillo and RHP Erick Leal. Placed RHP Daniel Hudson on the 60-day DL.
AMARILLO SOX—Signed RHP Thomas Hoenshell and RHP Max Whieldon.
EL PASO DIABLOS—Traded INF Jordan Marks to Schaumburg for LHP Adam Tollefson.
QUEBEC CAPITALES—Sold the contract of OF Rony Rodriguez to Chicago (NL).
FLORENCE FREEDOM—Signed RHP Jose Velazquez to a contract extension.
JOLIET SLAMMERS—Signed OF David Christensen to a contract extension.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS—Signed INF Gibby Birones and INF T.J. Gavlik.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS—Signed INF Jason Ganek and RHP Reese McGraw to contract extensions.
National Basketball Association
NBA—Named Yannick Colaco managing director, NBA India.
MIAMI HEAT—Assigned C Dexter Pittman to Sioux Falls (NBADL).
PHILADELPHIA 76ERS—Signed G Jeremy Pargo for the remainder of the season.
National Football League
GREEN BAY PACKERS—Released C Jeff Saturday.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS—Signed S Husain Abdullah.
TENNESSEE TITANS—Named Steve Hoffman assistant special teams coach. Promoted Arthur Smith to offensive line/tight ends assistant coach.
National Hockey League
DETROIT RED WINGS—Recalled G Jonas Gustavsson from Grand Rapids (AHL). Assigned G Petr Mrazek to Grand Rapids.
FLORIDA PANTHERS—Recalled C Mike Santorelli from San Antonio (AHL).
NEW YORK RANGERS—Agreed to terms with G Cam Talbot. Recalled F Brandon Mashinter from Connecticut (AHL).
ILLINOIS—Named Marcus Berry director of football player personnel.
MISSISSIPPI STATE—Suspended sophomore F Roquez Johnson indefinitely for violating team rules.
SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE—Joanne Dow men’s and women’s cross country coach.