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Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

April 11, 2019
BASEBALL
American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned LHP Josh Rogers to Norfolk (IL). Returned Rule 5 INF Drew Jackson to the L.A. Dodgers.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned LHP Caleb Frare to Charlotte (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned LHP Tim Hill and RHP Kevin McCarthy to Omaha (PCL). Recalled RHP Heath Fillmyer from Omaha. Selected the contract of LHP Richard Lovelady from Omaha. Returned RHP Chris Ellis to St. Louis.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Recalled RHP Jaime Barria from Salt Lake (PCL). Optioned RHP Luke Bard to Salt Lake.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Optioned RHP Chase De Jong to Rochester (IL). Recalled LHP Andrew Vasquez from Rochester.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned RHP Jonathan Loaisiga to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Recalled RHP Joe Harvey from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Placed LHP Jon Lester on 10-day IL. Recalled LHP Timj Collins from Iowa (PCL).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Recalled C Rocky Gale from Oklahoma City (PCL). Placed C Russell Martin on the 10-day IL.

NEW YORK METS — Optioned RHP Tim Peterson to Syracuse (IL). Recalled RHP Corey Oswalt from Syracuse.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Agreed to terms with INF Matt Carpenter on a two-year contract for 2020-21.

American Association

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Released RHP Brad Schaenzer.

MILWAUKEE MILKMEN — Traded LHP Jared Koenig to Lake Erie (Frontier) for a player to be named.

SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS — Signed RHPs Tyler Fallwell and Eric Karch.

TEXAS AIRHOGS — Signed RHP Travis Ballew.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Signed INF Dominic Ficociello and RHP Parker French.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Signed LHP Jon Niese.

Frontier League

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Received LHP Jared Koenig from the Milwaukee Milkmen of the American Association. Signed 1B Jake Vieth.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Signed OF Brett Siddal.

BASKETBALL
National Basketball Association

LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Announced the resignation of president of basketball operations Magic Johnson.

FOOTBALL
National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Signed DE Eli Harold to a one-year contract.

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Re-signed G Alex Redmond to a one-year contract.

MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed DB Jordan Martin and LB Greer Martini.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Re-signed K Stephen Gostkowski. Signed TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins.

NEW YORK JETS — Signed QB Brandon Silvers.

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Re-signed RB Jalen Richard.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed DB Orion Stewart.

HOCKEY
American Hockey League

BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS — Recalled Fs Ryan Hitchcock and Yanick Turcotte, D Mike Cornell and David Quenneville and G Mitch Gillam from Worcester (ECHL).

HERSHEY BEARS — Signed F Chris McCarthy to a professional tryout.

MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Signed D Adam Smith to a two-year contract.

SOCCER
USL Championship

USL — Suspended North Carolina M Austin da Luz, Bethlehem D Matt Real, Fresno M Seth Moses and Austin F Kleber one game.

COLLEGE

ALABAMA — Retained assistant men’s basketball coach Antoine Pettway. Named Bryan Hodgson and Charlie Henry assistant men’s basketball coaches, Mike Snowden men’s basketball strength and conditioning coach and Adam Bauman director of men’s basketball operations.

ARIZONA STATE — Freshman G Luguentz Dort will enter the NBA draft.

BELMONT — Named Casey Alexander men’s basketball coach.

BYU — Named Mark Pope men’s basketball coach.

DUKE — Freshman G RJ Barrett declared for the NBA draft.

KANSAS — Junior G Quentin Grimes will enter the NBA draft.

KENTUCKY — Freshman G Keldon Johnson declared for the NBA draft.

SAINT JOSEPH’S — John Griffin III men’s assistant basketball coach.

TEMPLE — Named Brady Welsh director of men’s basketball sports performance.