Wednesday's Sports Transactions
The Associated Press
Jun. 07, 2018
BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Named Troy Scott vice president of ballpark operations. Signed RHP Jose Martinez to a minor league contract.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Sent C Alfredo Gonzalez outright to Charlotte (IL).
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Sent OF Tyler Naquin on a rehab assignment to Columbus (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Activated OF Josh Reddick from the 10-day DL. Optioned INF J.D. Davis to Fresno (PCL).
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Acquired RHP Elvis Luciano and LHP Gabe Speier from Arizona for OF Jon Jay and assigned Luciano to Burlington (Appalachian) and Speier to Northwest Arkansas (Texas).
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Placed SS Andrelton Simmons on 10-day DL. Recalled UTL Kaleb Cowart from Salt Lake City (PCL).
MINNESOTA TWINS — Optioned RHP Zack Littell to Rochester (IL).
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Placed OF Matt Joyce on the 10-day DL, retroactive to June 3. Selected the contract of OF Nick Martini from Nashville (PCL). Signed RHP Edwin Jackson to a minor league contract.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Released LHP Marc Rzepczynski.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Selected the contract of LHP Caleb Ferguson from Oklahoma City (PCL). Optioned RHP Pedro Baez to Oklahoma City.
MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned RHP Odrisamer Despaigne to New Orleans (PCL). Selected the contract of RHP Ben Meyer from New Orleans.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Sent LF Eric Thames on a rehab assignment to Colorado Springs (PCL).
NEW YORK METS — Claimed LHP P.J. Conlon off waivers from Los Angeles Dodgers and optioned him Las Vegas (PCL). Designated 3B Phillip Evans for assignment.
PHILDELPHIA PHILLIES — Activated SS J.P. Crawford from the 10-day DL. Optioned INF Mitch Walding to Lehigh Valley (IL).
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released INF Derrick Fox.
ST. PAUL SAINTS — Activated RHP Jake Esch from the disabled list.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Released OF Ty Morrison and RHP Grady Wood.
WICHITA WINGNUTS — Released OF Nick Kaye.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Activated LHP Andrew Barbosa. Place RHP Matt Marsh on the inactive list.
SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Released RHP Neil Kozikowski.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Released INF Anthony Critelli.
WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed RHP Max Dwyer.
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GREEN BAY PACKERS — Released WR Colby Pearson.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Signed LB Jerome Baker, TE Durham Smythe and RB Kalen Ballage.
NEW YORK JETS — Signed S J.J. Wilcox. Waived LB Freddie Bishop.
SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Signed DB Antone Exum Jr. to a one-year contract.
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EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Transferred WR Peter Berryman to the suspended list.
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MINNESOTA WILD — Named Dean Evason assistant coach. Announced the contract of assistant coach John Anderson will not be renewed.
|Major League Soccer|
NEW YORK RED BULLS — Signed G Brian White to a short-term agreement.
PORTLAND TIMBERS — Signed Ms Andre Lewis, Marvin Loría, Darixon Vuelto and Renzo Zambrano to a short-term agreement.
SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Signed D Rodrigue Ele, D Nick Hinds, F Shandon Hopeau, F David Olsen, M Ray Saari and M Marlon Vargas to short-term agreements.
|U.S. Soccer Federation|
USSF — Named Earnie Stewart general manager of the U.S. Men's National Team.
CUMBERLAND — Named Robert Clayton pitching coach.
FLAGLER — Named Amber Howell women's assistant basketball coach.
FLORIDA — Agreed to terms with softball coach Tim Walton on a 10-year contract extension.
GETTYSBURG — Named Christina Wakefield women's assistant soccer coach.
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE — Named Audra Smith women's basketball coach.
SC UPSTATE — Named Tim McLane interim tennis coach.
TEXAS RIO GRANDE VALLEY — Named Blake Huber women's assistant basketball coach.
WAGNER — Named Jill DiSanti field hockey coach and Tommy Turgeon of director of operations for women's basketball coach.