Tuesday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on July 16, 2013 at 5:00 PM

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Optioned RHP Simon Castro to Charlotte (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS — Agreed to terms with SS Wander Franco on a minor league contract.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Claimed INF Pedro Ciriaco off waivers from San Diego.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled C/OF Chris Herrmann from Rochester (IL). Selected the contract of INF Doug Bernier from Rochester.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned RHP Drew Hutchison to Dunedin (FSL).

National League

NEW YORK METS — Sent 1B Justin Turner to Binghamton (EL) for a rehab assignment.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Sent C Hector Sanchez to the Arizona League Giants for a rehab assignment.

American Association

GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS — Signed RHP Osvaldo Rodriguez.

LAREDO LEMURS — Released LHP Matt Dunbar.

WINNIPEG GOLDEYES — Signed INF Kevin Moesquit and LHP Edgar Osuna.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Traded OF Jereme Milons to Southern Illinois (Frontier) for a player to be named.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed LHP Bryan Morgado. Released RHP Pete Levitt and LHP Mike Francisco.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed INF Blair Springfield.

National Basketball Association

DENVER NUGGETS — Named Arturas Karnisovas assistant general manager.

DETROIT PISTONS — Signed G Chauncey Billups.

MIAMI HEAT — Waived F Mike Miller.

NEW YORK KNICKS — Signed F Metta World Peace.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Claimed G-F James Anderson and C Tim Ohlbrecht off waivers from Houston.

SAN ANTONIO SPURS — Agreed to terms with F Jeff Pendergraph on a two-year contract.

National Football League

CINCINNATI BENGALS — Signed DE Carlos Dunlap to a five-year contract extension.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed S Morgan Burnett to a multiyear contract extension.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES — Agreed to terms with OT Michael Bamiro.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Added LB Philippe Dubuisson-Lebon to the practice roster.

National Hockey League

CAROLINA HURRICANES — Signed RW Jared Staal to a one-year, two-way contract.

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Agreed to terms with D Ryan Stanton on a one-year contract. Traded F Daniel Carcillo to the Los Angeles Kings for a conditional selection in the 2015 draft.

DETROIT RED WINGS — Agreed to terms with D Brendan Smith on a two-year contract.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Agreed to terms with C Greg Rallo and D Michael Caruso on one-year, two-way contracts.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING — Re-signed D Mark Barberio to a one-year, two-way contract.

WINNIPEG JETS — Agreed to terms with Fs Eric Tangradi and Patrice Cormier.

American Hockey League

SAN ANTONIO RAMPAGE — Re-signed D John Lee. Signed F Tony Turgeon and D Dennis Urban.

WORCESTER HAWKS — Signed Fs Jimmy Bonneau, Riley Brace and Lane Scheidl and D Kyle Bigos on one-year contracts.


FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Agreed to terms with Fs Trevor Bruess and Evan Chlanda on one-year contracts.


NASCAR — Reinstated Sprint Cup crew member Jackson L. Dodson II.


NORTHEAST CONFERENCE — Named Lisa Archbald assistant commissioner for compliance, Teneshia Ruff assistant director of events and operations and Erin Bean media relations intern.

CHATTANOOGA — Named Johnny Taylor men's student assistant basketball coach.

JOHNSON C. SMITH — Named Natasha Wilson associate athletic director, compliance coordinator and senior woman administrator.

LIMESTONE — Named Steve Schram men's tennis coach, in addition to his duties as women's tennis coach.

LOUISIANA TECH — Named Tommy McClelland athletic director.

MEMPHIS — Named Jason Gray assistant athletic director for compliance.

MOUNT OLIVE — Named Eric Lee assistant softball coach.

NORTHERN ILLINOIS — Named Sean Frazier athletic director.

PENN STATE — Named Dwayne Anderson men's assistant basketball coach.

SACRED HEART — Named Jessica Smith, William Ingersoll and Lisa Etienne women's assistant basketball coaches.

TARLETON — Announced women's basketabll G Kathy Thomas will transfer from Iowa.