Tuesday’s Sports Transactions
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Selected the contracts of RHP Dylan Cease and LHP Kodi Medeiros from Birmingham (SL) and RHP Jordan Stephens and C Seby Zavala from Charlotte (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Selected the contracts of RHP Rogelio Armenteros and C Garrett Stubbs from Fresno (PCL) and RHP Bryan Abreu from Quad Cities (MWL).
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Selected the contracts of RHPs Arnaldo Hernandez and Josh Staumont from Omaha (PCL) and RHP Scott Blewett from Northwest Arkansas (TL).
MINNESOTA TWINS — Signed 3B Randy Cesar and RHPs Preston Guilmet and Zack Weiss to minor league contracts. Selected the contracts of SS Nick Gordon and OF LaMonte Wade from Rochester (IL).
SEATTLE MARINERS — Added RHP Erik Swanson to the 40-man roster. Shifted first base coach Chris Prieto to third base coach. Named Perry Hill first base/infield coach.
TEXAS RANGERS — 3B Adrian Beltre announced his retirement. Claimed INF Jack Reinheimer off waivers from the Chicago Cubs. Assigned RHPs Eddie Butler and Ronald Herrera outright to Nashville (PCL).
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Assigned RHPs Artie Lewicki and Braden Shipley outright to Reno (PCL).
ATLANTA BRAVES — Selected the contracts of C Alex Jackson and RHPs Jacob Webb, Patrick Weigel and Huascar Ynoa from Gwinnett (IL).
MIAMI MARLINS — Claimed RHP Julian Fernandez off waivers from San Francisco.
NEW YORK METS — Released RHP Jenrry Mejia.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Designated RHPs Conner Greene and Derian Gonzalez for assignment. Agreed to terms with LHPs Tommy Layne and Hunter Cervenka, C Joe Hudson and RHPs Mike Hauschild, Williams Perez and Harold Arauz on minor league contracts. Selected the contracts of LHP Genesis Cabrera, RHP Ryan Helsley, OF Lane Thomas and INF Ramon Urias from Memphis (PCL).
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Agreed to terms with C Kurt Suzuki on a two-year contract.
|NBA G League|
NBAGL — Named Allison Feaster professional path initiative leader and Rod Strickland professional path program manager.
|National Football League|
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed DE Kasim Edebali. Placed LB Preston Brown on injured reserve. Signed WR Hunter Sharp and DE Aaron Wallace to the practice squad. Placed DT Andrew Brown on the practice squad/injured list.
DENVER BRONCOS — Placed G Max Garcia on injured reserve. Signed OT Cyrus Kouandijo. Waived CB-KR Adam Jones.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed WR Teo Redding to the practice squad.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Placed CB D.J. Killings on injured reserve. Waived CB Arthur Maulet. Signed C Josh Andrews from Philadelphia’s practice squad.
|National Hockey League|
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned G Kevin Boyle to San Diego (AHL).
ARIZONA COYOTES — Assigned D Robbie Russo to Tucson (AHL).
CALGARY FLAMES — Assigned D Dalton Prout to Stockton (AHL) for conditioning.
EDMONTON OILERS — Fired coach Todd McLellan. Named Ken Hitchcock coach.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Assigned D Steven Santini to Binghamton (AHL) for long-term injury conditioning.
|Major League Soccer|
NASHVILLE — Signed F Daniel Rios from Club Deportivo Guadalajara (Liga MX-Mexico).
NOTRE DAME — Announced senior F Elijah Burns is leaving the men’s basketball program.