Saturday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on September 21, 2013 at 3:03 PM

Updated Saturday, Sep 21 at 3:06 PM

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Recalled LHPs Mike Belfiore and LHP Zach Britton from Norfolk (IL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS — Recalled RHP Jake Odorizzi and LHP Jeff Beliveau from Durham (IL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Reinstated OF Jason Heyward from the 15-day DL.

NEW YORK METS — Recalled SS Wilfredo Tovar from Binghamton (EL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Reinstated RHP Michael Stutes from the 60-day DL.

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed CB Chris Lewis-Harris from the practice squad. Released S Jeromy Miles.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Signed WR Jeremy Ebert from the practice squad. Released G Jacques McClendon.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed FB Toben Opurum to the practice squad. Released DL Jordan Miller.

National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Reassigned G Mike Murphy to Charlotte (AHL).

DALLAS STARS — Assigned D Ryan Button and Hubert Labrie, LW Curtis McKenzie and C Taylor Peters to Texas (AHL). Returned C Radek Faksa to Kitchener (OHL). Released C Justin Dowling and LW Mike Hedden from professional tryouts and D Etienne Boutet, RW Brock Montgomery and LW Brendan Ranford from amateur tryouts and sent them to Texas' training camp.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Loaned Fs Garrett Wilson, Jonathan Hazen, Logan Shaw, Anthony Luciani, Mattias Lindstrom John McFarland, and Philippe Lefebvre and D Josh McFadden, Alex Petrovic and Jonathan Racine to San Antonio (AHL). Assigned Fs Jack Combs, Philippe Cornet, Jed Ortmeyer, Wade Megan and Jared Gomes; Gs Dov Grumet-Morris and Rob Madore; and D Zach Miskovic, John Lee, Tony Turgeon and Dennis Urban to San Antonio. Released D Brett Clark.

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Assigned D Harry Young to Albany (AHL).

PHOENIX COYOTES — Assigned D Mathieu Brodeur and James Melindy to Portland (AHL). Released F Guillaume Latendresse from an NHL tryout agreement.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Assigned Cs Brady Brassart, Max Langelier-Parent and Tanner Richard; RWs Eric Neilson, Carl Nielsen and Evan Rankin; LW Danick Gauthier; D Charles Landry, Dan Milan, Joey Mormina, Nikita Nesterov, Drew Olson, Artem Sergeev and Luke Witkowski; and Gs Cedrick Desjardins and Riku Helenius to Syracuse (AHL). Returned LW Henri Ikonen to Kingston (OHL) and D Slater Koekkoek to Windsor (OHL).


NORTH CAROLINA — Suspended TE Jack Tabb two games.