Saturday's Sports Transactions
The Associated Press
Aug. 04, 2018
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Traded RHP George Kontos to the N.Y. Yankees for cash.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Sent LHP Eric Skoglund to Omaha (PCL) for a rehab assignment.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Placed RHP Matt Magill on paternity leave.
NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned RHP Tommy Kahnle to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Assigned RHP George Kontos to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Selected the contract of RHP Chance Adams from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
SEATTLE MARINERS — Placed RHP Juan Nicasio on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Chasen Bradford from Tacoma (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Optioned RHP Brandon Cumpton to Buffalo (IL). Reinstated OF Kevin Pillar from the 10-day DL.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Optioned OF Chris Owings to Reno (PCL). Reinstated LHP Andrew Chafin from paternity leave. Signed LHP Sebastian Kessay to a minor league contract.
ATLANTA BRAVES — Optioned RHP Wes Parsons to Gwinnett (IL).
CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to a four-year player development contract extension with Eugene (NWL).
COLORADO ROCKIES — Sent LHP Chris Rusin to Albuquerque (PCL) for a rehab assignment.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Sent RHP A.J. Schugel to Bradenton (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Assigned LHP Tyler Lyons outright to Memphis (PCL). Placed OF Dexter Fowler on the 10-day DL. Reinstated 2B Kolten Wong from the 10-day DL.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Placed OF Wil Myers on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Friday. Recalled OF Franmil Reyes from El Paso (PCL).
SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Signed OF Cesar Puello to a minor league contract.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed RHP Jorge De Leon.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Sold the contract of INF Dylan Tice to the N.Y. Mets.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Traded RHP Michael Tamburino to Fargo-Moorhead for two players to be named.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Signed RHPs Dimitri Kourtis and Will Lamarche.
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CHICAGO BEARS — Waived OL Jack Allen. Signed OL Kaleb Johnson.
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed CB C.J. Goodwin, OL Cory Helms and WR Kayaune Ross.
DETROIT LIONS — Waived WR Dom Williams. Signed WR Brian Brown.
TENNESSEE TITANS — Agreed to terms with Ss Kenny Vaccaro and Jason Thompson.
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ANAHEIM DUCKS — Agreed to terms with G John Gibson on an eight-year contract extension.
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NEW YORK RED BULLS — Signed F Brian White.