Sunday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on July 14, 2013 at 9:35 PM

American League

BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned OF Jackie Bradley Jr. to Pawtucket (IL). Recalled LHP Drake Britton from Pawtucket.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Sent RHP Jake Peavy to Birmingham (SL) for a rehab assignment.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Sent RHP Zach McAllister to Akron (EL) for a rehab assignment. Optioned RHP Blake Wood to Columbus (IL). Assigned C Omir Santos outright to Columbus.

DETROIT TIGERS — Agreed to terms with RHP Jeremy Bonderman on a minor league contract.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS — Optioned LHP Donnie Joseph to Omaha (PCL). Recalled LHP Everett Teaford from Omaha. Reinstated RHP Wade Davis from the paternity list. Designated RHP J.C. Gutierrez for assignment.

MINNESOTA TWINS — Reinstated LHP Caleb Thielbar from the bereavement list. Optioned OFs Oswaldo Arcia and Chris Parmelee and INF Eduardo Escobar to Rochester (IL).

NEW YORK YANKEES — Announced 1B Travis Ishikawa declined outright assignment and elected free agency.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Placed OF B.J. Upton on the 15-day DL. Reinstated C Evan Gattis from the 15-day DL.

CHICAGO CUBS — Sent RHP Scott Baker to Kane County (MWL) for a rehab assignment. Added OF Cole Gillespie to the active roster. Designated RHP Henry Rodriguez for assignment.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Agreed to terms with 2B Eric Patterson on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK METS — Optioned OF Jordany Valdespin to Las Vegas (PCL). Reinstated RHP Scott Atchison from the 15-day DL. Sent RHP Jennry Mejia to Binghamton (EL) and 1B Justin Turner to St. Lucie (FSL) for rehab assignments.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Placed OF Ben Revere on the 15-day DL. Reinstated C Erik Kratz from the 15-day DL.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Sent RHP Jared Hughes to Indianapolis (IL) for a rehab assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Optioned RHP Brad Brach to Tucson (PCL). Selected the contract of LHP Colt Hynes from Tucson.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned INF Nick Noonan and RHP Jean Machi to Fresno (PCL). Designated RHP Chris Heston for assignment. Reinstated RHP Santiago Castilla from the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of OF Jeff Francoeur from Fresno.

Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed RHP Casey Henn. Released OF Andrew Pezzuto.

RIVER CITY RASCALS — Received RHP Ray Hanson from Rio Grande Valley (United) for future considerations.

National Basketball Association

INDIANA PACERS — Signed F Chris Copeland.

National Football League

DENVER BRONCOS — Signed OT Ryan Clady to a five-year contract.

National Hockey League

PHOENIX COYOTES — Signed F Max Domi to a three-year, entry-level contract.


READING ROYALS — Agreed to terms with F Ethan Cox.


LIMESTONE — Named Greg Doyle men's and women's swimming coach.