Friday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on July 19, 2013 at 3:03 PM

Updated Friday, Jul 19 at 3:05 PM

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Sent 1B Paul Konerko to Birmingham (SL) for a rehab assignment.

HOUSTON ASTROS — Optioned LHP Brett Oberholtzer to Oklahoma City (PCL). Recalled RHP Hector Ambriz from Oklahoma City.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Recalled 2B Chris Getz from Omaha (PCL) and RHP Kelvin Herrera from Northwest Arkansas (TL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled OF Chris Colabello from Rochester (IL).

NEW YORK YANKEES — Placed SS Derek Jeter on the 15-day DL, retroactive to July 12. Selected the contract of INF-OF Brent Lillibridge from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Sent RHP Stephen Pryor and OF Franklin Gutierrez to Tacoma (PCL) for rehab assignments.

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Placed 1B James Loney on the paternity list. Recalled INF Ryan Roberts from Durham (IL).

TEXAS RANGERS — Optioned C Robinson Chirinos and RHP Wilmer Font to Round Rock (PCL). Reinstated OFs Jeff Baker and Craig Gentry from the 15-day DL.

National League

CINCINNATI REDS — Recalled INF Neftali Soto from Louisville (IL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Recalled RHP Fernando Salas from Memphis (PCL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Agreed to terms with 3B Scott Moore on a minor league contract.

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Signed 1B Jorge Delgado.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Signed INF Trevor Hairgrove.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed RHP Ryan Fennell.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed INF Carlos Willoughby.

National Basketball Association

DETROIT PISTONS — Signed Gs Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Tony Mitchell.

National Football League

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS — Released WR Donald Jones. Signed WRs Perez Ashford and Quentin Sims.

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed D Blake Parlett and F Spencer Machacek to one-year, two-way contracts.

PHOENIX COYOTES — Signed F Brandon Yip to a one-year, two-way contract.

WINNIPEG JETS — Agreed to terms with D Paul Postma on a two-year contract.


IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Gaelan Patterson and D Colin Dueck.

SOUTH CAROLINA STINGRAYS — Signed D Scooter Vaughan.

Major League Soccer

MLS — Fined Philadelphia G Zac MacMath for violating the league's policy regarding hands to the face/head of an opponent. Fined Chivas USA $5,000 and coach Jose Luis Real $1,000 for the team's violation of the league's policy on mass confrontation.

NEW YORK RED BULLS — Mutually agreed to cancel the contract of D Digao.


DELAWARE — Named Brendon Post women's assistant golf coach.

KANSAS STATE — Named Greg Watson assistant track and field coach.

LE MOYNE — Named Mark Dolan women's tennis coach, in addition to his duties as men's tennis coach.

LONGWOOD — Named Mario Huffman director of men's basketball operations.

UTICA — Named Jim Kramer offensive coordinator and Ben McKaig graduate assistant defensive line coach. Promoted Marcus Gurdineer to offensive line coach and recruiting coordinator.

WAGNER — Named Liz Frisoli women's lacrosse coach.