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Monday’s Sports Transactions

May 6, 2019
American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Placed LHP David Price on the 10-day IL, retroactive to May 3. Selected the contract of RHP Ryan Weber from Pawtucket (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Reinstated RHP Ryan Burr from the 10-day IL. Purchased the contract of OF Charlie Tilson from Charlotte (IL). Transferred RHP Nate Jones to the 60-day IL.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Reinstated OF Clint Frazier from the 10-day IL.

National League

NEW YORK METS — Acquired RHP Wilmer Font from Tampa Bay for a player to be named or cash. Transferred OF Yoenis Céspedes to the 60-day IL.

American Association

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Released LHP Felix Carvallo and INF Steve Figueroa.

LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Traded RHP David Palladino to Sussex County (Can-Am) for cash.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed INF Blake Schmit


National Football League

CAROLINA PANTHERS — Released S Da’Norris Searcy. Waived OT Isaiah Battle,

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed CB Jhavonte Dean, RB Trayone Gray and LB Willie Harvey. Waived RB Darrin Hall, CB Ashton Lampkin and LB Xavier Woodson-Luster.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB Chandon Sullivan and WR Darrius Shepherd. Released RB Lavon Coleman.

National Hockey League

DETROIT RED WINGS — Named Pat Verbeek assistant general manager.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Promoted Al Murray to assistant general manager-director of amateur scouting; Jamie Pushor to assistant general manager-director of player personnel; and Stacy Roest to assistant general manager-director of player development and general manager of Syracuse (AHL). Named Mathieu Darche director of hockey operations.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Reassigned F Axel Jonsson-Fjallby from Djurgardens IF (Swedish Hockey League) to Hershey (AHL).

Major League Soccer

COLUMBUS CREW — Acquired M David Guzman from Portland for an international roster spot for 2019.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Acquired $100,000 in targeted allocation money in 2020 and $75,000 in general allocation money in 2019 from Houston for a 2019 international slot. Acquired F Brian Fernández from Liga MX and added him to the as a designated player.


BUTLER — Announced men’s basketball graduate C Derrik Smits has transferred from Valparaiso.

ST. ANDREWS — Named Stephanie Kot women’s soccer coach.

TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY — Announced the resignation of director of athletics Chris King to become vice president and director of athletics at Robert Morris.