|Transactions - April 22, 2013|
|Tuesday, April 23, 2013 10:02 AM|
By The Associated Press
BALTIMORE ORIOLES—Optioned RHP Jake Arrieta to Norfolk (IL). Recalled RHP Alex Burnett from Norfolk.
BOSTON RED SOX—Optioned RHP Allen Webster to Pawtucket (IL).
CLEVELAND INDIANS—Reinstated RHP Matt Albers from the restricted list. Designated RHP Fernando Nieve for assignment.
HOUSTON ASTROS—Optioned LHP Dallas Keuchel to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled LHP Brett Oberholtzer from Oklahoma City.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Optioned LHP Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).
LOS ANGELES ANGELS—Placed RHP Tommy Hanson on the bereavement list. Recalled RHP David Carpenter from Salt Lake (PCL).
OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Sent 2B Adam Rosales to Sacramento (PCL) for a rehab assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Traded OF Casper Wells to Oakland for cash considerations.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS—Agreed to terms with RHP Anthony Ortega on a minor league contract.
NEW YORK METS—Agreed to terms with RHP D.J. Mitchell on a minor league contract and assigned him to extended spring training.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Sent OF Delmon Young to Clearwater (FSL) for a rehab assignment. Optioned LHP Joe Savery to Lehigh Valley (IL). Recalled RHP Jonathan Pettibone from Lehigh Valley.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS—Placed 3B Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to April 18. Recalled 3B Anthony Rendon from Harrisburg (EL).
WINSTON-SALEM DASH—Announced the promotion of RHP J.R. Ballinger to Birmingham (SL). Added RHP Stew Brase from extended spring training.
AMARILLO SOX—Signed INF Wilberto Ortiz. Released C Zach Welch.
EL PASO DIABLOS—Signed INF Roberto Ramirez and OF Oscar Mesa.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES—Signed LHP Gaspar Santiago.
LAREDO LEMURES—Signed OF Sawyer Carroll.
ST. PAUL SAINTS—Signed INF Adam Frost.
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES—Released INF Price Kendall.
NEWARK BEARS—Signed INF Bridger Hunt.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS—Released LHP Craig Clark.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS—Acquired RHP Mark Willinsky from San Angelo (UL) to complete a previous trade. Signed INF Luis Parache to a contract extension.
FRONTIER GREYS—Signed RHP Graham Johnson and RHP Brandon Kuter.
JOLIET SLAMMERS—Signed RHP Mark Belcastro. Released OF Aero Regoli.
NORMAL CORNBELTERS—Signed RHP Michael Schweiss.
TRAVERSE CITY BEACH BUMS—Signed 3B Jose Vargas to a contract extension.
National Basketball Association
PHOENIX SUNS—Fired general manager Lance Blanks.
National Football League
ATLANTA FALCONS—Waived WR Kerry Meier.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS—Signed LB Scott Fujita to a one-day contract and announced his retirement.
NEW YORK JETS—Re-signed LB Calvin Pace to a one-year contract.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS—Agreed to terms with S Kam Chancellor on a contract extension through the 2017 season. Named Eric Mastalir chief commercial officer for the Seahawks, Seattle Sounders FC and First & Goal, Inc. Canadian Football League
BRITISH COLUMBIA LIONS—Signed FB Rolly Lumbala to a contract extension.
Arena Football League
SAN JOSE SABERCATS—Announced QB Russ Michna was assigned to the team on a two-year contract. Placed QB Aaron Garcia on recallable reassignment.
National Hockey League
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS—Assigned D David Savard to Springfield (AHL).
FLORIDA PANTHERS—Signed F Logan Shaw to an entry-level contract. Recalled D Colby Robak from San Antonio (AHL).
MINNESOTA WILD—Recalled F Jake Dowell and F Stephane Veilleux from Houston (AHL). Reassigned F Mikael Granlund and F Jason Zucker to Houston. Activated G Josh Harding off injured reserve.
MONTREAL CANADIENS—Recalled F Michael Bournival, F Louis Leblanc, F Petteri Nokelainen, D Nathan Beaulieu, D Greg Pateryn, D Jarred Tinordi, G Robert Mayer and G Dustin Tokarski from Hamilton (AHL).
PHOENIX COYOTES—Assigned G Chad Johnson and F Nick Johnson to Portland (AHL).
WINNIPEG JETS—Recalled D Zach Redmond from a conditioning assignment with St. John’s (AHL).
READING ROYALS—Announced F Evan Barlow was returned to the team from San Antonio (AHL).
Major League Soccer
MLS—suspended New York MF Juninho one additional game and fined him an undisclosed amount for kicking the ball at Sporting Kansas City G Jimmy Nielsen during a deadball situation in the 91st minute of their game on April 17.
ALABAMA—Reassigned women’s basketball coach Wendell Hudson to an administrative position.
KANSAS STATE—Announced sophomore basketball G Angel Rodriguez has decided to transfer.
NIAGARA—Named Chris Casey men’s basketball coach.
UAB—Named Randy Norton women’s basketball coach.