Friday’s Sports Transactions
|Major League Baseball|
MLB — Promoted Yerik Perez to director of Dominican Republic operations.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Activated INF Jedd Gyorko from the 10-day IL. Optioned INF-OF Drew Robinson to Memphis (PCL).
|National Basketball Association|
MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Signed C Tyler Zeller for the remainder of the season. Waived G Dusty Hannahs.
|National Football League|
CLEVELAND BROWNS — Signed S Morgan Burnett, QB Garrett Gilbert and WR Damon Sheehy-Guiseppi.
DETROIT LIONS — Signed RB C.J. Anderson.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Re-signed OT J’Marcus Webb.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed S Derron Smith and CB Duke Thomas.
|National Hockey League|
ANAHEIM DUCKS — Reassigned D Andy Welinski to San Diego (AHL).
ARIZONA COYOTES — Signed G Erik Kallgren to a two-year entry-level contract. Assigned G Adin Hill to Tucson (AHL).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Signed F Lukas Craggs to a two-year entry-level contract.
ST. LOUIS BLUES — Recalled F Chris Thorburn from San Antonio (AHL).
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Signed D Bobby Nardella to a two-year entry-level contract.
|American Hockey League|
GRAND RAPIDS GROFFINS — Signed D Eric Sweetman to a professional tryout.
SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Signed G Joel Hofer to an amateur tryout agreement. Assigned D Dylan Bredo and G Evan Fitzpatrick to Tulsa (ECHL).
ECHL — suspended Greenville’s Chad Duchesne two games and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions in an April 3 game at Norfolk.
GEORGIA STATE — Named Rob Lanier men’s basketball coach.
KANSAS — Graduate men’s basketball F K.J. Lawson announced he plans to transfer.
VANDERBILT — Named Jerry Stackhouse men’s basketball coach.