Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on June 17, 2013 at 3:02 PM

American League

LOS ANGELES ANGELS_Agreed to terms with RHP Mike Ekstrom on a minor league contract.

TAMPA BAY RAYS_Optioned INF Ryan Roberts to Durham (IL).

TORONTO BLUE JAYS_Sent SS Jose Reyes to Dunedin (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS_Agreed to terms with RHPs J.D. Underwood, Kyle Hooper, James Baune and Jacob Rhame; LHPs Jake Fisher and Michael Johnson; C Kyle Farmer, OF Henry Yates SS Brandon Trinkwon, SS Dillon Moyer on minor league contracts.

MIAMI MARLINS_Agreed to terms with RHPs CJ Robinson and Max Garner, SS J.T. Riddle, OF Ryan Aper and 1B Scott Carcaise on minor league contracts.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS_Signed RHP Devin Williams, SS Tucker Neuhaus, RHP Barrett Astin, RHP Taylor Williams and RHP John Uhen to minor league contracts.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS_Agreed to terms with SS Michael Schulze and RHP Artie Reyes on minor league contracts.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS_Agreed to terms with RHP Jacob Johansen, 3B Drew Ward, RHP Austin Voth, 3B-C Cody Gunter, 1B Jimmy Yezzo, LHP David Napoli, RHP Jake Joyce, SS Brennan Middleton, SS David Masters, CF William Ballou, LHP Cory Bafidis, LHP Niko Spezial, LHP Justin Thomas, SS Cody Dent, RF Garrett Gordon, RHP Matt DeRosier, LHP Travis Ott, LHP Joey Webb, RHP Michael Sylvestri, RHP Ryan Ullman, SS Willie Medina, LHP Jake Walsh on one-year contracts.

American Association


WICHITA WINGNUTS_Released RHP Lincoln Holdzkom and OF Mike Mobbs.

Can-Am League


Diamond League of Professional Baseball

DLPB_Announced the formation of the league with six teams competing in 2014.

National Basketball Association

DENVER NUGGETS_Named Tim Connelly general manager.

MILWAUKEE BUCKS_Named Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel assistant coaches.

National Football League

DETROIT LIONS_Signed TE Matt Veldman. Released TE Dominique Curry.

GREEN BAY PACKERS_Released LB Desmond Bishop.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS_Release DB Eric Samuels. Signed DB Cary Harris.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS_Released DL Andre Caroll and OL Mark Dewit.

Canadian Football League
National Hockey League

DALLAS STARS_Signed G Cristopher Nilstorp to a one year contract.

NASHVILLE PREDATORS_Signed D Joe Piskula to a one-year contract.

Major League Soccer

LA GALAXY_Acquired MF Pablo Mastroeni and the rights to MF Baggio Husidic from Colorado for an international roster slot through the end of the 2014 MLS season and a 2014 second-round pick in the MLS SuperDraft.


AUSTIN PEAY_Named Dean Walsh women's assistant basketball coach.

FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON_Named Bruce Hamburger men' associate head basketball coach and Zak Boisvert and Dwayne Lee men's assistant basketball coaches.

GEORGE WASHINGTON_Named Bill Ferrara women's assistant basketball coach.

TEXAS_Announced the retirement of men's track coach Bubba Thornton.

WENTWORTH TECH_Named Connor Erickson men's soccer coach.