American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Signed RHP Grayson Rodriguez.

DETROIT TIGERS — Sent RHP Jordan Zimmermann to West Michigan (MWL) for a rehab assignment.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Designated UT Gregorio Petit for assignment. Signed RHP Matt Belisle to a one-year contract.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Optioned 1B Ji-Man Choi to Durham (IL). Sent SS Adeiny Hechavarria to Charlotte (IL) for a rehab assignment.

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned OF Mike Tauchman to Albuquerque (PCL). Recalled Tom Murphy from Albuquerque.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Reinstated 1B Brad Miller to Colorado Springs (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with 3B Alec Bohm on a minor league contract.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Sent SS Allen Cordoba to Lake Elsinore (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Optioned INF Adrian Sanchez to Syracuse (IL). Reinstated 2B Daniel Murphy from the 10-day DL.

American Association

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Signed C Steve Zimmerman, Jr.

LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Traded INF Omar Obregon to Windy City for a player to be named. Released RHP Mikey O'Brien.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Announced RHP Vinny Nittoli signed with Saltillo (Mexican).

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Released RHPs Evan Sanders and Jared Wilson. Signed RHPs Charlie Gillies, John Hayes and Jackson Sigman.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Released OF Victor Cruzado, INF Jordan Edgerton, LHP Kenny Mathews and OF Reynaldo Rodriguez.

Can-Am League



National Football League

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Named Lee Gissendaner personnel executive for player personnel.

NEW YORK GIANTS — Waived/injured DB Aaron Davis. Signed TE Scott Simonson.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed RB Shaquille Cooper, QB Zach Kline, LB Brandon Pittman, WR Miles Shuler, DL Nick Usher, FBs Tanner Green and Pascal Lochard and OL Kwabena Asare, Andrew Peterson and Mason Woods to the practice roster.

National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Agreed to terms with D Henri Jokiharju on a three-year contract.

NEW YORK RANGERS — Agreed to terms with G Marek Mazanec on a one-year contract.


ADRIAN — Named Brett Wetzel men's lacrosse coach.

CHARLESTON SOUTHERN — Named Arlon Harper assistant men's basketball coach. Promoted Rick Duckett associate head men's basketball coach.

CHARLOTTE — Announced volleyball players Reeana Richards is transferring from Hampton and Simone Jeffries from N.C. State.

LOUISVILLE — Approved new contract terms for baseball coach Dan McDonnell.

SAN JOSE STATE — Promoted interim baseball coach Brad Sanfilippo to head coach.