Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on February 3, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Updated Monday, Feb 3 at 6:03 PM

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Agreed to terms with INF Alex Gonzalez on a minor league contract.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Agreed to terms with 3B David Freese and RHP Kevin Jepsen. Signed INF Chad Tracy to a minor-league contract.

TEXAS RANGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Daniel Bard, RHP Che-Hsuan Lin and RHP Armando Galarraga on minor league contracts. Released RHP Tyler Tufts.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS — Signed manager Kirk Gibson and general manager Kevin Towers to contract extensions.

COLORADO ROCKIES — Agreed to terms with RHP Manny Corpas and RHP Nick Masset on minor league contracts.

NEW YORK METS — Agreed to terms with RHP Klye Farnsworth on a minor-league contract.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Named Fred Stanley special assistant, player personnel; Russ Morman manager for Richmond (EL); Lenn Sakata manager for San Jose (Cal); Andy Skeels hitting coach for Fresno (PCL) and Todd Linden hitting coach for Augusta (SAL). Promoted Shane Turner to director of player development; Steve Decker to coordinator of minor league instruction and hitting; and Carlos Valderrama to manager of the Dominican Summer League Giants.

American Association

KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Signed INF Kyle Nichols.

WICHITA WINGNUTS — Signed RHP Jason Van Skike and LHP Anthony Capra.

Frontier League

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed OF C.J. Epperson.

LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS — Signed OF Seth Granger and RHP Brandon Smith to contract extensions.

NORMAL CORNBELTERS — Signed INF Ryan Lashley to a contract extension. Signed LHP Steve Landell.

National Basketball Association

LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS — Signed G Sasha Vujacic to a 10-day contract.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Recalled G Lorenzo Brown from Delaware (NBADL).

National Football League

OAKLAND RAIDERS — Named Joe Woods defensive backs coach and Marcus Robertson assistant secondary coach.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Re-signed OL Chris Kowalczuk and DL Ryan Lucas.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Recalled D Sami Vatanen from Norfolk (AHL).

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Traded D Raphael Diaz to Vancouver for F Dale Weise. Assigned F Christian Thomas to Hamilton (AHL).

NEW JERSEY DEVILS — Activated D Peter Harrold from injured reserve.


ECHL — Suspended Orlando's C.J. Severyn one game for his actions in a Feb. 1 game at Gwinnett.

FLORIDA EVERBLADES — Announced D Jordan Henry was assigned to the team from Syracuse (AHL).

IDAHO STEELHEADS — Agreed to terms with F Luke Judson.

Major League Soccer

CHIVAS USA — Loaned MF Gabriel Farfan to Chiapas FC (Liga MX).



MOUNTAIN WEST CONFERENCE — Suspended Wyoming men's basketball G Josh Adams one game striking an opponent in a Feb. 1 game against Utah State.

AKRON — Named Otis Mounds cornerbacks coach.

ARKANSAS — Reinstated junior basketball F Alandise Harris and sophomore basketball G Michael Qualls from their one-game suspensions.

BAKER — Announced the resignation of baseball coach Phil Hannon, effective at the end of the 2014 season.

HOLY CROSS — Named Mike Kashurba defensive coordinator.

OKLAHOMA STATE — Dismissed freshman basketball G Stevie Clark.