CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Designated C Hector Gimenez for assignment. Optioned OF Jordan Danks to Charlotte (IL). Recalled C Josh Phegley and OF Blake Tekotte from Charlotte.
DETROIT TIGERS — Reinstated OF Matt Tuiasosopo from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Avisail Garcia to Toledo (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Agreed to terms with LHP Kent Emanuel on a minor league contract.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Requested unconditional release waivers on OF Jeff Francoeur.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Designated RHP P.J. Walters for assignment. Reinstated RHP Mike Pelfrey from the 15-day DL.
NEW YORK YANKEES — Sent 3B Alex Rodriguez to Tampa (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Sent 3B Brett Lawrie to Lansing (MWL) for a rehab assignment.
ATLANTA BRAVES — Optioned RHP Cory Gearrin to Gwinnett (IL). Transferred LHP Jonny Venters to the 60-day DL. Reinstated RHP Luis Ayala from the 15-day DL.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Assigned RHP Carlos Marmol outright to Albuquerque (PCL).
NEW YORK METS — Recalled RHP Greg Burke from Las Vegas (PCL). Designated RHP Brandon Lyon for assignment.
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Optioned RHP Burch Smith to Tucson (PCL). Reinstated INF Everth Cabrera from the 15-day DL.
EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed RHP Austin Carden.
GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Released OF Brandon Kendricks.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed OF Kyle Nichols.
LAREDO LEMURS — Traded OF Jon Gaston to Lincoln for INF Mike Provencher.
LINCOLN SALTDOGS — Signed OF Brian Wuest.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed INF Issael Gonzalez.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Released INF Nick Del Guidice.
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ANAHEIM DUCKS — Traded F Bobby Ryan to Ottawa for RW Jakob Silfverberg, F Stefan Noesen and a 2014 first-round draft pick.
CALGARY FLAMES — Signed G Karri Ramo to a two-year contract and C Corban Knight to a two-year, entry-level contract. Traded a 2014 fifth-round draft pick to St. Louis for D Kris Russell. Re-signed C Greg Nemiscz to a one-year contract.
CAROLINA HURRICANES — Agreed to terms with D Mike Komisarek and G Anton Khudobin on one-year contracts.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Agreed to terms with D Michal Rozsival on a two-year contract and F Michal Handzus on a one-year contract.
COLORADO AVALANCHE — Signed D Andre Benoit to a one-year contract.
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed RW Nathan Horton to a seven-year contract and Fs Cody Bass and Ryan Craig, G Jeremy Smith and D Thomas Larkin.
DALLAS STARS — Signed G Dan Ellis to a two-year contract.
DETROIT RED WINGS — Agreed to terms with F Daniel Alfredsson on a one-year contract.
EDMONTON OILERS — Traded C Shawn Horcoff to Dallas for D Philip Larsen and a 2016 seventh-round draft pick. Signed D Andrew Ference to a four-year contract.
FLORIDA PANTHERS — Agreed to terms with D Mike Mottau on a one-year, two-way contract.
MINNESOTA WILD — Signed D Keith Ballard. Re-signed D Jared Spurgeon.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Signed F Viktor Stalberg to a four-year contract.
NEW YORK ISLANDERS — Re-signed G Evgeni Nabokov C Peter Regin to one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with RW Pierre-Marc Bouchard on a one-year contract.
OTTAWA SENATORS — Signed F Clarke MacArthur to a two-year contract.
PHILADELPHIA FLYERS — Signed G Ray Emery to a one-year contract.
PHOENIX COYOTES — Signed G Thomas Greiss to a one-year contract and C Mike Ribeiro to a four-year contract. Re-signed F Kyle Chipchura to a multi-year contract.
PITTSBURGH PENGUINS — Signed D Rob Scuderi to a four-year contract.
SAN JOSE SHARKS — Re-signed D Scott Hannan to a one-year contract. Signed F Tyler Kennedy to a two-year contract.
TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Signed F Geoff Walker to a one-year, two-way contract.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS — Agreed to terms with C Tyler Bozak on a five-year contract.
SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Agreed to terms with F Andrew Cherniwchan. Re-signed F Eric Alexander.
BRIDGEWATER (VA.) — Named Danielle Hawkins women's lacrosse coach.
UAB — Named Bill Lansden senior associate athletic director for external affairs.