Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on November 19, 2012 at 2:02 PM

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Agreed to terms with OF Matt Carson and OF Cedric Hunter on minor league contracts.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Agreed to terms with RHP Shawn Camp on a one-year contract.

American Association

SIOUX FALLS PHEASANTS — Released RHP Barry Fowler, RHP Dustin Gober and RHP Mark A. Michael.

Major League Soccer

COLUMBUS CREW — Declined contract options on M Cole Grossman, F Olman Vargas and D Nemanja Vukovic.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Waived F Blake Brettschneider, D Flo Lechner, M Alec Purdie and M Michael Roach. Signed M Kalifa Cisse.

NEW YORK RED BULLS — Declined contract options on F Jose Angulo, F Jhonny Arteaga, F Corey Hertzog, M Jan Gunnar Solli, M Teemu Tainio, D Jonathan Borrajo, D Stephen Keel, D Tyler Ruthven, G Bill Gaudette and G Jeremy Vuolo.

PHILADELPHIA UNION — Declined contract options on M Gabriel Gomez, D Porfirio Lopez and F Krystian Witkowski.

PORTLAND TIMBERS — Waived M Freddie Braun, M Charles Renken and D Ian Hogg.

SPORTING KANSAS CITY — Waived M Julio Cesar, D Cyprian Hedrick, D Neven Markovic and M Konrad Warzycha.

North American Soccer League

NEW YORK COSMOS — Named Gio Savarese coach.


MIAMI — Announced a self-imposed postseason ban for the football team this season.

ST. JOHN'S (MINN.) — Announced the retirement of football coach John Gagliardi.

UTEP — Announced the retirement of football coach Mike Price.