Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on May 27, 2013 at 5:00 PM

Updated Monday, May 27 at 5:02 PM

American League

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Placed RHP Chris Perez on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Nick Hagadone from Columbus (IL).

MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled C Chris Herrmann from Rochester (IL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Assigned 2B Dustin Ackley to Tacoma (PCL). Selected the contract of 2B Nick Franklin from Tacoma. Optioned LHP Lucas Luetge to Tacoma. Recalled RHP Hector Noesi from Tacoma.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Claimed RHP Alex Burnett off waivers from Baltimore. Placed RHP Kyuji Fujikawa on the 15-day DL.

MIAMI MARLINS — Placed RHP Alex Sanabia on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Dan Jennings from New Orleans (PCL).

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Sent RHP James McDonald to Altoona (EL) for a rehab assignment. Placed OF Jose Tabata on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Josh Harrison from Indianapolis (IL). Purchased the contract of LHP Mike Zagurski from Indianapolis. Transferred RHP Jeff Karstens from the 15- to the 60-day DL. Optioned RHP Bryan Morris to Indianapolis.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Reinstated LHP Clayton Richard from the 15-day DL. Optioned LHP Tommy Layne to Tucson (PCL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Optioned RHP Carlos Martinez to Memphis (PCL). Recalled RHP Victor Marte from Memphis.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Placed LHP Ross Detwiler on the 15-day DL, retroactive to May 16. Recalled LHP Xavier Cedeno from Syracuse (IL).

American Association

AMARILLO SOX — Released INF JB Brown, LHP Greg Miller and OF Dan Evatt.

GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Released RHP Drew Gagnier.

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Released C Brandon Pearl.

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Released C Kieran Bradford and OF Jaren Matthews.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Released RHP Stosh Wawrzasek.

ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Released C Ricky Pacione. Signed RHP Jim Schult.

Frontier League

EVANSVILLE OTTERS — Released RHP Ricky Bowen.

GATEWAY GRIZZLIES — Signed RHP Clayton Hicks.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Released RHP Cameron Bayne.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS — Placed RHP Drew Bailey on the retired list. Released LHP Matt Royal.

WINDY CITY THUNDERBOLTS — Signed INF Michael Torres to a contract extension. Signed LHP Mark Kuzma. Released RHP Jared Christensen.


AUBURN — Fired baseball coach John Pawlowski.

MAINE — Named Dennis Gendron ice hockey coach.