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Tuesday’s Sports Transactions

August 8, 2018
American League

DETROIT TIGERS — Signed RHP Ian Hardman to a minor league contract.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Placed OF George Springer on the 10-day DL. Recalled OF Derek Fisher from Fresno (PCL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Sent RHP Jesse Hahn to Omaha (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Placed RHP Matt Belisle on the 10-day DL. Reinstated RHP Matt Magill from paternity leave.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned 2B Franklin Barreto and RHPs J.B. Wendelken and Ryan Dull to Nashville (PCL). Reinstated OF Chad Pinder from the 10-day DL.

TEXAS RANGERS - Claimed LHP Zac Curtis off waivers from Philadelphia and optioned Curtis to Round Rock (PCL). Designated LHP Brandon Mann for assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Placed 3B Brandon Drury on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Recalled SS Richard Urena from Buffalo (IL).

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Reinstated 3B Deven Marrero from the 10-day DL and designated him for assignment.

ATLANTA BRAVES — Recalled LHPs Kolby Allard and Adam McCreery and RHP Wes Parsons from Gwinnett (IL).

COLORADO ROCKIES — Optioned C Tom Murphy to Albuquerque (PCL). Reinstated RHP Chad Bettis from the 10-day DL.

MIAMI MARLINS — Optioned RHP Sandy Alcantara to New Orleans (PCL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Placed RHP Matt Albers on the 10-day DL, retroactive to Sunday. Claimed RHP Ariel Hernandez off waivers from the L.A. Dodgers and optioned him to Colorado Springs (PCL).

NEW YORK METS — Assigned OF Kevin Kaczmarski outright to Las Vegas (PCL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP John Brebbia to Memphis (PCL). Sent LHP Brett Cecil to Memphis for a rehab assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Selected the contract of RHP Brett Kennedy from El Paso (PCL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Sent RHP Hunter Strickland to San Jose (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Optioned RHP Jimmy Cordero to Syracuse (IL). Recalled RHP Jefry Rodriguez from Syracuse as 26th man. Agreed to terms with RHP Greg Holland.

American Association

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed INF Joey Wong.

TEXAS AIRHOGS — Signed C Jesse Baker and RHP Conner Camacho.

Can-Am League


National Basketball Association

DETROIT PISTONS — Named Sachin Gupta assistant general manager.

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS — Traded F Sam Dekker, the rights to G Renaldas Seibutis and cash to Cleveland for the draft rights to C Vladimir Veremeenko.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Signed G Shelvin Mack.

NBA G League

CAPITAL CITY GO-GO — Named Pops Mensah-Bonsu general manager and Jarell Christian coach.

Women’s NBA

ATLANTA DREAM — Signed G Tiffany Hayes to a multiyear contract extension.

National Football League

ARIZONA CARDINALS — Placed C A.Q. Shipley on injured reserve.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Named Nick Rallis defensive quality control coach.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Waived PK Trevor Moore. Signed OT Jarron Jones.

TENNESSEE TITANS — Waived TE Phillip Supernaw. Placed LB Nate Palmer on injured reserve. Agreed to terms with TE Jerome Cunningham and LB Brandon Chubb.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Released DL Gerald Rivers.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Signed C Isac Lundestrom to a three-year contract.

American Hockey League

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Signed Fs Charlie Sampair and Jared Thomas.


IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Justin Parizek on a one-year contract.

READING ROYALS — Signed F Shane Walsh to a one-year contract.


COKER — Named Michala Hash assistant women’s basketball coach.

GEORGIA SOUTHERN — Named Collin Vest women’s diving coach.

TUSCULUM — Named Chris Roach assistant men’s lacrosse coach.

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