Thursday’s Sports Transactions
BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned C Caleb Joseph to Norfolk (IL). Recalled C Andrew Susac from Norfolk.
HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned OF Jake Marisnick to Fresno (PCL).
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned RHP Jaime Barria to Salt Lake (PCL). Recalled RHP Eduardo Paredes from Salt Lake.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Placed C Bruce Maxwell on the restricted list. Recalled C Josh Phegley from Nashville (PCL).
ATLANTA BRAVES — Placed RHP Mike Soroka on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Monday. Recalled LHP Max Fried from Gwinnett (IL). Sent SS Dansby Swanson to Rome (SAL) for a rehab assignment.
CHICAGO CUBS — Placed OF Jason Heyward on the 10-day DL.
MIAMI MARLINS — Sent RHP Brett Graves to Jupiter (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Optioned RHP Mark Leiter Jr. to Lehigh Valley (IL). Sent RHP Victor Arano to Lehigh Valley for a rehab assignment.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed C Carson Kelly on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Wednesday. Selected the contract of C Steven Baron from Memphis (PCL). Transferred RHP Adam Wainwright to the 60-day DL.
OTTAWA CHAMPIONS — Released C Adam Martin.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Released OF Isaac Ballou.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Signed INF JC Rodriguez.
SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed LHP Mark McCoy.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Sold the contract of RHP Dalton Geekie to the Chicago Cubs.
RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP Lucas Williams.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Signed LHP Darrell Thompson.
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MILWAUKEE BUCKS — Named Mike Budenholzer coach.
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GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB Josh Jackson.
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LOS ANGELES KINGS — Signed D Oscar Fantenberg to a one-year contract extension.
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WASHINGTON SPIRIT — Placed F Cali Farquharson on the 45-day DL. Signed F Mallory Eubanks.
ATLANTIC SUN CONFERENCE — Added Liberty to the conference beginning with the 2018-19 academic year.
CHARLESTON SOUTHERN — Named Jeff Barber athletic director.
DAVIS & ELKINS — Named J.D. Lamm director of golf and men’s and women’s golf coach, effective Aug. 1.
POST (CONN.) — Named Stephanie Demake women’s soccer coach.
WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH — Promoted assistant men’s basketball coach Matt Lewis to interim head coach.