Wednesday’s Sports Transactions
MIAMI MARLINS — Named Juan Pierre minor league outfield coordinator, Eric Duncan minor league hitting coordinator, Gene Glynn minor league infield and baseunning coordinator, Jamie Quirk minor league catching coordinator and Dr. Derick Anderson minor league director of sports performance.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Promoted David Stearns to president/baseball operations and general manager and Rick Schlesinger to president/business operations and signed them to contract extensions.
WNBA/NBA BOARD OF GOVERNORS — Approved the purchase of the New York Liberty by a group owned by Joe Tsai and his family.
|National Football League|
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Re-signed WR Larry Fitzgerald to a one-year contract.
|Canadian Football League|
CFLPA — Named Ian Sanderson director of membership administration.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed DB Anthony Gaitor to a contract extension through the 2020 season.
|National Hockey League|
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Recalled C Sam Carrick from San Diego (AHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Assigned D Filip Hronkek to Grand Rapids (AHL).
EDMONTON OILERS — Fired president of hockey operations and general manager Peter Chiarelli.
|American Hockey League|
AHL — Suspended Binghamton F John Quenneville one game.
LEHIGH VALLEY PHANTOMS — Recalled G Branden Komm from Reading (ECHL).
|Major League Soccer|
NEW YORK RED BULLS — Signed M Marcus Epps.
|United Soccer League|
SEATTLE SOUNDERS 2 — Promoted Chris Little to head coach.
UTEP — Named Andrea Beaty assistant volleyball coach.