Friday’s Sports Transactions
DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with SS Jordy Mercer on a one-year contract.
NEW YORK YANKEES — Acquired OF Tyler Hill from Detroit for cash considerations.
|National Football League|
DETROIT LIONS — Signed G Salesi Uhatafe to the practice squad. Released WR Deontez Alexander from the practice squad.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed PK Kai Forbath. Placed LB Leon Jacobs on injured reserve.
NEW YORK JETS — Placed RB Isaiah Crowell on injured reserve. Signed RB De’Angelo Henderson from the practice squad.
|Canadian Football League|
EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed DBs Maurice McKnight and Oshane Samuels.
|National Hockey League|
CALGARY FLAMES — Recalled G Jon Gillies from Stockton (AHL). Assigned F Ryan Lomberg to Stockton.
|Major League Soccer|
PHILADELPHIA UNION — Signed F Sergio Santos using targeted allocation money (TAM).
CLEMSON — Named Ben Paulsen baseball director of player development.
MINNESOTA — Signed football coach P.J. Fleck to a one-year contract extension through the 2023 season.
NORTH CAROLINA STATE — Signed men’s basketball coach Kevin Keatts to a six-year contract through the 2023-24 season.
PENN STATE — Announced senior men’s basketball C Satchel Pierce has decided to withdraw from the university.
TUSCULUM — Named Shawn Flanary director of bowling.
WOFFORD — Named Elizabeth Ellis interim women’s lacrosse coach. Named Joel Tyson men’s soccer coach.