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Saturday’s Sports Transactions

July 21, 2018
BASEBALL
American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Activated 3B Rafael Devers from the 10-day DL. Optioned LHP Bobby Poyner to Pawtucket (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Reinstated OF Avisaíl García from the 10-day DL.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Announced LHP Ryan Merritt cleared waivers and assigned him outright to Columbus (IL).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned RHP Eduardo Paredes to Salt Lake. Reinstated RHP Nick Tropeano from the 10-day DL.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled and optioned RHP Domingo Acevedo from and to Trenton (EL).

TEXAS RANGERS — Activated LHP Alex Claudio from the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Austin Bibens-Dirkx from Round Rock (PCL). Optioned RHP Ricardo Rodríguez to Round Rock.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Added RHP Jesse Chavez to the roster. Placed RHP Anthony Bass on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Dillon Maples from Iowa (PCL). Optioned RHP James Norwood to Iowa. Added RHP Luke Farrell as the 26th man.

CINCINNATI REDS — Placed INF Alex Blandino on the 10-day DL. Recalled INF-OF Brandon Dixon from Louisville (IL).

COLORADO ROCKIES — Selected the contract of INF Garrett Hampson from Albuquerque (PCL). Placed INF DJ LeMahieu on the 10-day DL. Designated INF Daniel Castro for assignment.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Reinstated OF-1B Ryan Braun from the 10-day DL. Optioned C Jacob Nottingham to Colorado Springs (PCL).

NEW YORK METS — Traded RHP Jeurys Familia to Oakland for INF William Toffey, RHP Bobby Wahl and international bonus pool money.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed RHP Carlos Martinez on the 10-day DL, retroactive to July 20. Activated RHP Miles Mikolas from the paternity list. Recalled RHP John Brebbia from Memphis (PCL). Added RHP Luke Weaver as the 26th man.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned INF Ryder Jones to Sacramento (PCL). Reinstated INF Brandon Belt from the paternity list.

American Association

CHICAGO DOGS — Signed RHP Trevor Simms.

FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Released LHP Kellen Croce and RHP Jose Nivar.

Can-Am League

OTTAWA CHAMPIONS — Released RHP Ryan Leach and INF Steve Nysiztor.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed LHP JP Stevenson.

Frontier League

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Signed RHP Keaton Conner. Released RHP Chris Amato.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP David Flattery.

SCHAUMBURG BOOMERS — Signed catcher Darrell Miller, Jr. Released RHP Will Stillman.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Released OF D.J. Oliver.

BASKETBALL
National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS — Waived G Antonius Cleveland,

LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Signed F Johnathan Williams.

HOCKEY
National Hockey League

MINNESOTA WILD — Agreed to terms with D Matt Dumba on a five-year contract.

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