Thursday’s Sports Transactions
NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned RHP Chance Adams to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
COLORADO ROCKIES — Selected the contract of OF Matt Holliday from Albuquerque (PCL). Optioned INF Garrett Hampson to Albuquerque.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Placed 3B Christian Villanueva on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Wednesday, Aug. 22. Recalled INF Carlos Asuaje from El Paso (PCL).
CLEBURNE RAILROADERS — Signed RHP James D. Williams.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released OF Keury De La Cruz and LHP Francisco Gracesqui.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Released LHP Alex Gunn.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Signed RHP Alex Ogren.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Signed RHP Chris Pennell.
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CINCINNATI BENGALS — Waived-injured CB Sojourn Shelton.
DETROIT LIONS — Acquired LB Eli Harold from San Francisco for an undisclosed draft pick. Waived DL JoJo Wicker.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed DT Brandon Banks. Waived-injured WR Matt Hazel.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Signed K Chris Boswell to a five-year contract through the 2022 season.
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CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Loaned Dn Robin Norell to Djurgården IF (Sweden).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Named Ryan Parent assistant coach for Binghamton (AHL).
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Named Hayley Wickenheiser assistant director of player development. Promoted Scott Pellerin to senior director of player development and Stephane Robidas director of player development.
READING ROYALS — Agreed to terms with F Chris McCarthy on a one-year contract.
WORCESTER RAILERS — Signed F Tyler Barnes.
SAINT ANSELM — Named Frank Irizarry tight ends coach and Zac Angelos running backs coach.