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Thursday’s Sports Transactions

November 15, 2018
BASEBALL

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL — Voted to extend the contract of commissioner Rob Manfred for five years, through the 2024 regular season.

American League

TEXAS RANGERS — Signed C Jett Bandy and RHP Walker Weickel to minor league contracts.

FOOTBALL
National Football League

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Released QB Phillip Walker from the practice squad. Signed CB Jalen Collins to the practice squad.

HOCKEY
National Hockey League

ARIZONA COYOTES — Named Lyndsey Fry special adviser to the president and CEO.

DALLAS STARS — Recalled D Gavin Bayreuther from Texas (AHL).

EDMONTON OILERS — Recalled RW Patrick Russell from Bakersfield (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Recalled Fs Michael Dal Colle and Stephen Gionta from Bridgeport (AHL).

NEW YORK RANGERS — Reassigned F Dawson Leedahl from Hartford (AHL) to Maine (ECHL).

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Recalled G Eddie Pasquale from Syracuse (AHL).

SOCCER
Major League Soccer

MLS — Named Dr. Margot Putukian chief medical officer, Dr. Bert Mandelbaum associate chief medical officer and John Gallucci assistant to the chief medical officer. Announced former chief medical officer Dr. Lawrence Lemak will become chief medical officer emeritus.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — D Chris Tierney announced his retirement.

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