Tuesday’s Sports Transactions
BOSTON RED SOX — Agreed to terms with RHP Jenrry Mejia on a minor league contract.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to terms with LHP Eric Skoglund, C Meibrys Viloria, INFs Hunter Dozier and Ryan O’Hearn and RHPs Scott Barlow, Scott Blewett, Chris Ellis, Arnaldo Hernandez, Brad Keller, Kevin McCarthy, Sam McWilliams and Jake Newberry on one-year contracts.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Agreed to terms with 3B Mike Olt and RHP D.J. Baxendale on minor league contracts.
NEW YORK YANKEES — Named Dr. Allen Hershkowitz environmental science adviser.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Named Sandy Alderson senior adviser to baseball operations.
TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Shawn Kelley on a one-year contract. Designated OF John Andreoli for assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Designated RHP Danny Barnes for assignment. Agreed to terms with INF Freddy Galvis on a one-year contract.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Signed manager Torey Lovullo to a two-year contract extension through the 2021 season.
MIAMI MARLINS — Agreed to terms with INF Neil Walker on a one-year contract. Designated RHP Nick Wittgren for assignment.
NEW YORK METS — Promoted John Ricco to senior vice president, senior strategy officer.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Named Jimmy Rollins special adviser.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed INF Vladimir Frias to a one-year contract.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Traded RHP Mitchell Aker to Winnipeg (AA) for LHP P.J. Browne.
JOLIET SLAMMERS — Released RHP Skylar Janisse.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Traded RHP Ivan Vietiez to Sioux City (AA) for a player to be named. Signed RHP Micah Beyer.
RIVER CITY RASCALS — Signed OF Jay Estes.
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NBA — Fined New Orleans C Anthony Davis $50,000 for violating a collectively-bargained rule prohibiting players or their representatives from making public trade demands.
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NBA — Fined New Orleans F-C Anthony Davis $50,000 by the NBA for violating a collectively-bargained rule prohibiting players or their representatives from making public trade demands.
BALTIMORE RAVENS — Named David Culley assistant head coach/receivers/passing coordinator
CAROLINA PANTHERS — Signed TE Chris Manhertz to a two-year contract.
CHICAGO BEARS — Named Mark DeLeone inside linebackers coach.
DETROIT LIONS — Named Sean Ryan quarterbacks coach.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Named Luke Getsy quarterbacks coach.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed G Mark Glowinski to a three-year contract extension.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Named Marvin Allen assistant general manager. Promoted Ron Brockington to senior national scout, J.P. Correia to player personnel scout, Adam Engroff and Anthony Hunt to co-directors of player personnel, Brandon Shore to vice president of football administration and Matt Winston to assistant director of college scouting.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Promoted Kevin O’Connell to offensive coordinator. Named Matt Cavanaugh senior offensive assistant. Re-signed defensive line coach Jim Tomsula.
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CALGARY STAMPEDERS — Re-signed L B Cory Greenwood to a one-year contract.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Announced the retirement of C Matthias Goossen.
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NHL — Suspended Nashville Predators F Austin Watson without pay as part of the NHL’s substance abuse program.
CAROLINA HURRICANES — Signed F Jordan Martinook to a two-year contract extension.
LOS ANGELES KINGS — Recalled F Matt Luff from Ontario (AHL).
MINNESOTA WILD — Agreed to terms with G Alex Stalock on a three-year contract extension.
AHL — Suspended Toledo LW Bryan Moore five games and Kalamazoo RW Reid Gardiner one game.
READING ROYALS — Signed F Rob Darrar.
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LA GALAXY — Acquired M Uriel Antuna on a year-long loan from Manchester City (Premier League-England).
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UFC — Suspended lightweight Khabib Nurmagomedov nine months and fined him $500,000 for a brawl inside and outside the octagon after his fight with Conor McGregor at UFC 229 (Oct. 6, 2018). Suspended McGregor six months and fined him $50,000 for his role in the brawl.
NORTH CAROLINA — Named Maurice Sims assistant football strength and conditioning coach.