DETROIT TIGERS — Optioned LHP Phil Coke to Toledo (IL). Recalled RHP Jose Alvarez from Toledo.
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned OF Colin Cowgill to Salt Lake (PCL). Transferred RHP Robert Coello to the 60-day DL. Selected the contract of RHP Billy Buckner from Salt Lake.
MINNESOTA TWINS — Recalled OF Chris Colabello from Rochester (IL).
NEW YORK YANKEES — Optioned RHP Preston Claiborne to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL).
TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with INF Brendan Harris on a minor league contract and assigned him to Round Rock (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Placed OF Jose Bautista on the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Thad Weber to Buffalo (IL). Recalled OF Moises Sierra from Buffalo.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Placed RHP Rob Wooten on paternity leave. Recalled RHP Donovan Hand from Nashville (PCL).
NEW YORK METS — Reinstated C John Buck from paternity leave. Sent RHP Frank Francisco to the GCL Mets for a rehab assignment.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Agreed to terms with OF Roger Bernadina. Optioned UT Michael Martinez to Lehigh Valley (IL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Optioned RHP Ryan Reid to Indianapolis (IL). Selected the contract of OF Felix Pie from Indianapolis. Transferred LHP Wandy Rodriguez to the 60-day DL.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS — Optioned LHP Ian Krol to Syracuse (IL). Reinstated RHP Ross Ohlendorf from the 15-day DL.
SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS — Signed RHP Mike Hepple.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed C Mike Grieco.
TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Released INF Max Pulin. Signed C Tommy Tremblay.
|National Basketball Association|
NBA — Announced the resignation of NBA International president Heidi Ueberroth, effective at the end of the year.
BOSTON CELTICS — Named Walter McCarty. Ron Adams and Micah Shrewsberry assistant coaches.
DETROIT PISTONS — Signed C Josh Harrellson to a two-year contract.
SACRAMENTO KINGS — Named Ryan Bowen assistant coach and assistant director of player development.
|National Football League|
NFL — Suspended Houston DE Antonio Smith two preseason games and one regular-season game for a flagrant violation of NFL safety rules.
ARIZONA CARDINALS — Signed PK Dan Carpenter to a one-year contract. Released WRs Robert Gill and Robby Toma.
BALTIMORE RAVENS — Traded WR David Reed to Indianapolis for RB Delone Carter.
BUFFALO BILLS — Named Gregg Brandon vice president and general counsel.
NEW YORK GIANTS — Placed WR Titus Ryan on the exempt-left squad list.
NEW YORK JETS — Placed FB Lex Hilliard on injured reserve. Signed WR Marcus Rucker and OL Scott Wedige.
OAKLAND RAIDERS — Placed OT John Wetzel and PK Eddy Carmona on the waived-injured list.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS — Activated TE/FB David Johnson from the PUP list.
ST. LOUIS RAMS — Released TE Cameron Graham.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS — Signed PK Rian Lindell. Released LB Joe Holland.
|National Hockey League|
WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Agreed to terms with F Ian Watters.
IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with Ds Mike Beck and Tyler Elbrecht.
|National Lacrosse League|
VANCOUVER STEALTH — Traded T Bob Snider to Colorado for T Ilija Gajic.
CALIFORNIA — Named Theo Robertson director of men's basketball operations and Mitch Elkins assistant director of men's basketball operations.
DELAWARE — Named Kim Kinsella assistant field hockey coach.
EAST CAROLINA — Declared WRs Justin Jones and Jabril Soloman ineligible.
HIGH POINT — Named Kenny Smith assistant baseball coach and Eric Gabriel director of men's basketball video operations. Promoted Craig Keilitz to vice president of athletics.
HOBART — Named Art Garvey and Andrew Klindera assistant football coaches.
HOLY CROSS — Named Juliano Pagliero men's assistant hockey coach.
INDIANA — Announced the resignation of director of men's basketball operations Calbert Cheaney so he can become an assistant coach at Saint Louis.
LIMESTONE — Promoted Brandon Skweres to men's volleyball coach and women's interim volleyball coach.
MIDDLE TENNESSEE — Promoted Jarrod Lazarus to director of basketball operations.
NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL — Suspended football coach Henry Frazier III. Named Dwayne Foster acting football coach.
SAN FRANCISCO — Promoted Pablo Pires De Almeida to men's tennis coach. Named Peter Bartlett director of the men's and women's tennis programs.
SHENANDOAH — Named Alyssa David assistant field hockey coach.
SOUTH FLORIDA — Announced WR D'Vario Montgomery is transferring to Iowa State.