Thursday’s Sports Transactions
BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with RHP Nate Karns on a one-year contract. Designated INF Jack Reinheimer for assignment.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with INF Ryan Flaherty and C Dioner Navarro on minor league contracts.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Agreed to terms with RHP Brad Boxberger on a one-year contract.
TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with OF Hunter Pence and INF Matt Davidson on minor league contracts.
MIAMI MARLINS — Traded C J.T. Realmuto to Philadelphia for C Jorge Alfaro, RHP Sixto Sanchez, LHP Will Stewart and international signing bonus pool allocation.
NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with C Devin Mesoraco on a minor league contract.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Announced the extension of the Player Development Contract with El Paso (PCL) through the 2022 season.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Signed SS Cito Culver.
SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Signed INF Pedro Ciriaco.
GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed OF Shawon Dunston, Jr. Released OF Mitch Piatnik.
SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Announced C Ben Moore was signed by Los Angeles (NL).
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CLEVELAND CAVALIERS — Acquired G Brandon Knight, F Marquese Chriss, a 2019 first- and a 2022 second-round draft pick from Houston for Gs Nik Stauskas and Wade Baldwin IV and a 2021 second-round draft pick. Cleveland sent G Alec Burks to Sacramento and Houston sent a 2020 second-round draft pick to Sacramento, which sent G Iman Shumpert to Houston to complete the three-team trade.
DALLAS MAVERICKS — Traded F Harrison Barnes to the Sacramento Kings for Fs Zach Randolph and Justin Jackson.
LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS — Traded G Avery Bradley to Memphis for F JaMychal Green and G Garrett Temple. Waived C Marcin Gortat and G Milos Teodosic.
MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES — Traded C Marc Gasol to Toronto for C Jonas Valanciunias, F CJ Miles and G Delon Wright and a 2024 second-round draft pick.
NEW YORK KNICKS — Waived C Enes Kanter and G-F Wesley Matthews.
SACRAMENTO KINGS — Acquired F Caleb Swanigan from Portland for F Skal Labissiere.
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ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed CB Robert Alford to a three-year contract.
ATLANTA FALCONS — Released DE Brooks Reed.
CINCINNATI BENGALS — Named Brian Callahan offensive coordinator, Jim Turner offensive line coach, James Casey tight ends coach and Ben Martin assistant offensive line coach.
GREEN BAY PACKERS — Named Luke Butkus assistant offensive line coach and Rayna Stewart special teams quality control coach.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Named Howard Mudd senior offensive assistant and Klayton Adams assistant offensive line coach. Promoted assistant quarterbacks coach Marcus Brady to quarterbacks coach.
TENNESSEE TITANS — Signed C-G Hroniss Grasu.
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WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed WR Dom Williams and DB Dexter Janke.
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AFL — Announced the addition of Columbus, to begin play in 2019.
DALLAS — Named Bob Stoops coach and general manager.
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DALLAS STARS — Recalled G Landon Bow from Texas (AHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled C Michael Rasmussen from Grand Rapids (AHL).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Activated D Ben Lovejoy off injured reserve.
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HARTFORD WOLF PACK — Announced G Brandon Halverson was reassigned to the team from Maine (ECHL).
SAN DIEGO GULLS — Recalled D Chris Forney from Tulsa (ECHL).
USADA — Announced weightlifter Rachel Campbell received a four-year sanction for an anti-doping rule violation due to her refusal to provide a urine sample.
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FC CINCINNATI — Loaned G Ben Lundt to Louisville City (USL) for the 2019 season.
LA GALAXY — Signed D Diego Polenta.
MINNESOTA UNITED — Traded a 2019 International Slot to Chicago for $125,000 in General Allocation Money and $75,000 in Targeted Allocation Money.
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NEW YORK COSMOS — Re-signed D Garrett Halfhill.
ALBANY (NY) — Named Josh Pickard women’s volleyball coach.
COLUMBIA — Announced the retirement of Bid Goswami tennis coach at the end of the season. Named Howard Endelman tennis coach.
KANSAS — Announced G Lagerald Vick is taking a leave of absence from the basketball program.
TEMPLE — Promoted Richie Raspa to video production manager. Named Russ Troeller live production coordinator.
TENNESSEE — TE Eli Wolf announced he will play as a graduate transfer at Georgia.
TEXAS — QB Shane Buechele announced he will transfer to SMU after he graduates in May.