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Thursday’s Sports Transactions

September 7, 2018
BASEBALL
American League

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Announced C Bruce Maxwell cleared waivers and was sent outright to Nashville.

American Association

CHICAGO DOGS — Traded INF Stephen Perez to the Lancaster (Atlantic) for a player to be named.

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released INF Maikol Gonzalez. Traded RHPs Geoff Broussard and Travis Ballew to Lincoln to complete an earlier trade.

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Traded OFs Zach Nehrir and Angel Reyes to Lincoln to complete an earlier trade. Traded INF Chase Simpson to Cleburne to complete an earlier trade. Traded C John Nester to Somerset (Atlantic) for future considerations. Traded LHP Casey Harman to Sugar Land (Atlantic) for future considerations.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Activated RHP Matt Larkins and C Dioner Navarro. Placed RHP Lorenzo Barcelo and C Wagner Gomez on the inactive list.

FOOTBALL
National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Waived DT Chris Okoye and CB Josh Shaw from the reserve/injured list with injury settlements.

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Claimed DL Anthony Zettel off waivers from Detroit. Waived OL Aaron Neary.

LOS ANGELES RAMS — Re-signed S Isaiah Johnson.

MIAMI DOLPHINS — Placed TE MarQueis Gray on injured reserve. Signed TE Gavin Escobar.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Signed WR Riley McCarron from the practice squad and TE Stephen Anderson to the practice squad. Placed DB Duke Dawson on injured reserve.

HOCKEY
National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed president of hockey operations John Davidson and general manager Jarmo Kekalainen to contract extensions. Promoted Bill Zito to associate general manager and signed him to a contract extension.

ECHL

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Alexander Dahl on a one-year contract.

HORSE RACING

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF RACING AND HALL OF FAME — Named Cate Johnson as acting director.

SOCCER
Major League Soccer

INDEPENDENT PANEL — Rescinded the one-game suspension and fine for the red card issued to Seattle D Chad Marshall for serious foul play in a Sept. 1 match against Sporting Kansas City.

FC DALLAS — Loaned D Moises Hernandez to San Antonio (USL).

COLLEGE

FORDHAM — Named Jasmine Cannady associate athletic director of marketing, promotions and tickets.

OREGON STATE — Announced the retirement of baseball coach Pat Casey.

TENNESSEE — Signed men’s basketball coach Rick Barnes to a three-year contract extension through the 2023-24 season.

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