Monday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on July 8, 2013 at 4:06 PM

American League

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Recalled RHP Louis Coleman from Omaha (PCL). Optioned LHP Will Smith to Omaha.

SEATTLE MARINERS — Designated RHP Jeremy Bonderman for assignment. Recalled LHP Lucas Luetge from Tacoma (PCL).

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Acquired RHP Ivan Pineyro and a player to be named from Washington for OF Scott Hairston.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Placed INF Joaquin Arias on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Nick Noonan from Fresno (PCL).

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Released RHP Derek Forbes and RHP Hector Contin.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS — Released OF Charlie Stewart.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Released C Pat D'Aoust.

TROIS-RIVIERES AIGLES — Signed RHP Luis Munoz. Released RHP Oliver Van Zant.

National Basketball Association

NEW YORK KNICKS — Signed G Tim Hardaway Jr. and F C.J. Leslie.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS — Announced the resignation of chief executive officer Adam Aron. Named Scott O'Neil chief executive officer.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed WR-KR Aaron Woods. Added WR Taylor Renaud to the practice roster.

National Football League

NEW YORK GIANTS — Signed WR Victor Cruz to a multi-year contract extension through the 2018 season.

National Hockey League

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS — Signed D Frederic St. Denis and F Jack Skille to one-year contracts.

DALLAS STARS — Signed C Chris Mueller to a one-year contract.

FLORIDA PANTHERS — Agreed to terms with C Jon Matsumoto and D Matt Gilroy on one-year contracts.

MONTREAL CANADIENS — Signed F Stephen MacAulay to a one-year minor league contract.

OTTAWA SENATORS — Signed D Joe Corvo to a one-year contract.

WASHINGTON CAPITALS — Signed D Tyson Strachan, RW Matt Watkins and G David Leggio to one-year contracts.

WINNIPEG JETS — Announced C Alexander Burmistrov signed a two-year contract with Ak Bars Kazan (KHL).

American Hockey League

GRAND RAPIDS GRIFFINS — Agreed to terms with D Brennan Evans and LW Triston Grant on one-year contracts.

WORCESTER SHARKS — Named Sean West and Erin Croce account executives and Keith Burkinshaw marketing/operations coordinator.


UTAH GRIZZLIES — Named Tim Branham coach and general manager.


ASSUMPTION — Named Kevin Meek women's soccer coach.

GOUCHER — Named Erik Pedersen assistant sports information director.

HOFSTRA — Named Denise King women's assistant basketball coach.

TENNESSEE — Named Aric Thomas assistant baseball coach and recruiting coordinator.

UTICA — Named Joe Milazzo baseball coach.