Thursday’s Sports Transactions
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with RHP Carlos Carrasco on a four-year contract.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Signed INF Ronald Torreyes to a one-year contact.
ATLANTA BRAVES — Named Rick Kranitz pitching coach.
CHICAGO CUBS — Named Tommy Hottovy pitching coach, Terrmel Sledge assistant hitting coach and Chris Denorfia quality assurance coach.
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NBA — Fined Cleveland C Tristan Thompson $15,000 for making an “inappropriate gesture” to a spectator during a Dec. 3 game at Brooklyn.
ATLANTA HAWKS — Assigned G-F Daniel Hamilton to Erie (NBAGL).
LOS ANGELES LAKERS — Recalled G Isaac Bonga from South Bay (NBAGL).
WASHINGTON WIZARDS — Assigned Fs Troy Brown Jr. and Okaro White to Capital City (NBAGL).
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NFL — Named Christopher Halpin executive vice president and chief strategy & growth officer.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Signed TE Billy Brown to the practice squad. Placed TE Je’Ron Hamm on the practice squad injured list.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Placed S Landon Collins on injured reserve. Signed DB Kenny Ladler from the practice squad. Signed P Brock Miller to the practice squad.
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CALGARY STAMPEDERS — Re-signed P Rob Maver, K Rene Paredes, LS Pierre-Luc Caron and FBs Ante Milanovic-Litre and Charlie Powe.
|National Hockey League|
DETROIT RED WINGS — Recalled D Brian Lashoff from Grand Rapids (AHL).
CALIFORNIA — Signed football coach Justin Wilcox to a five-year contract extension through the 2023 season.
STOCKTON — Named Dave Lorber baseball coach.