Friday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 19, 2013 at 4:02 PM

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Reinstated DH David Ortiz from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Pawtucket (IL).

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Optioned OF Shane Peterson to Sacramento (PCL). Reinstated 1B Brandon Moss from the paternity list.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Assigned 2B Brent Lillibridge outright to Iowa (PCL). Claimed OF Julio Borbon off waivers from Texas. Designated INF Alberto Gonzalez for assignment.

MIAMI MARLINS — Designated RHP John Maine for assignment. Recalled RHP Tom Koehler from New Orleans (PCL).

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Recalled LHP Joe Savery from Lehigh Valley (IL).

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Released RHP Ramon Garcia.


KANSAS CITY T-BONES — Released LHP Steve Kent. Signed INF Felix Molina and INF Jeff Squier.

ST. PAUL SAINTS — Acquired INF Brad Boyer from Bridgeport to complete an earlier trade.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Signed RHP Andy Wells.

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Signed LHP Jeremy Gigliotti. Released LHP Craig Clark.

Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM — Acquired C Collin Janssen from San Angelo (United) for a player to be named.

WASHINGTON WILD THINGS — Traded RHP Jhonny Montoya to Kansas City (AA) for a player to be named. Signed RHP Will Scott.


USADA — Announced American rider Yosmani Pol Rodriguez tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a two-year sanction for his doping offense.

National Football League

DALLAS COWBOYS — Signed S Danny McCray.

NEW ORLEANS SAINTS — Re-signed RB Chris Ivory to a one-year contract.

SEATTLE SEAHAWKS — Re-signed PK Steven Hauschka.

National Hockey League

ANAHEIM DUCKS — Recalled G Igor Bobkov from Norfolk (AHL).

DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned Fs Willie Coetzee, Andrej Nestrasil and Trevor Parkes, D Max Nicastro and G Jordan Pearce fromi Toledo (ECHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).

LOS ANGELES KINGS — Assigned RW Tyler Toffoli to Manchester (AHL).

NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled Fs Daniel Bang and Kevin Henderson from Milwaukee (AHL).

American Hockey League

BRIDGEPORT SOUND TIGERS — Agreed to terms with D Mike Dalhuisen and Fs Riley Wetmore and Greg Miller.

PEORIA RIVERMEN — Signed Fs Aaron Bogosian and Marshall Everson.


NEW YORK RACING ASSOCIATION — Named Eric Wing director of communications and media relations.


METRO ATLANTIC ATHLETIC CONFERENCE — Announced it will add field hockey as an associate sport beginning with the 2013-14 academic year.

CAMPBELL — Named Peter Thomas men's assistant basketball coach.

LENOIR-RHYNE — Fired men's baseball coach Paul Knight. Announced the resignation of director of men's and women's tennis Bobby McKee.

LOYOLA OF CHICAGO — Announced it is moving to the Missouri Valley Conference beginning with the fall 2013 semester.

NEW MEXICO — Named Lamont Smith men's associate head basketball coach.

RUTGERS — Suspended men's lacrosse coach Brian Brecht pending an investigation into allegations of verbal abuse.