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THIS DAY IN SPORTS TRANSACTIONS TRIVIA
Arizona Diamondbacks - Acquired outfielder Mitch Haniger and pitcher Anthony Banda from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for outfielder Gerardo Parra; acquired catcher Peter O'Brien and a player to be named later or cash considerations from the New York Yankees for infielder Martin Prado.
Baltimore Orioles - Acquired pitcher Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez; reinstated pitcher T.J. McFarland from the bereavement list; optioned pitcher Preston Guilmet to Norfolk (IL).
Chicago Cubs - Acquired catcher Victor Caratini from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for pitcher James Russell, utilityman Emilio Bonifacio and cash considerations.
Cleveland Indians - Recalled pitcher Austin Adams from Columbus (IL); optioned infielder Zach Walters to Columbus.
Colorado Rockies - Selected the contract of pitcher Pedro Hernandez from Colorado Springs (PCL); optioned pitcher Rob Scahill to Colorado Springs; designated infielder Ryan Wheeler for assignment.
Miami Marlins - Acquired pitcher Jarred Cosart, infielder Enrique Hernandez and outfielder Austin Wates from the Houston Astros in exchange for outfielder Jake Marisnick, pitcher Frances Martes, infielder Colin Moran and a 2015 compensation pick.
Milwaukee Brewers - Optioned outfielder Logan Schafer to Nashville (PCL); transferred pitcher Tyler Thornburg to the 60-day disabled list.
Minnesota Twins - Signed catcher Kurt Suzuki to a two-year contract extension with a vesting option for the 2017 season; recalled first baseman Kennys Vargas from New Britain (Eastern).
New York Yankees - Claimed pitcher Esmil Rogers off waivers from Toronto; released infielder Scott Sizemore; acquired shortstop Stephen Drew and cash considerations from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for infielder Kelly Johnson.
Oakland Athletics - Acquired pitcher Jon Lester, outfielder/designated hitter Jonny Gomes and cash considerations from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and a 2015 competitive balance draft pick; acquired outfielder Sam Fuld from the Minnesota Twins in exchange for pitcher Tommy Milone; optioned outfielder Billy Burns to Sacramento (PCL); designated infielder Jake Elmore for assignment.
Pittsburgh Pirates - Designated pitcher Josh Wall for assignment; claimed pitcher Angel Sanchez off waivers from the Chicago White Sox and optioned him to Altoona (EL).
San Diego Padres - Acquired pitcher Stephen Kohlscheen and outfielder Abraham Almonte from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder Chris Denorfia.
San Francisco Giants - Optioned outfielder Tyler Colvin to Fresno (PCL).
Seattle Mariners - Acquired outfielder Austin Jackson from Detroit as part of a three-team trade with the Tigers and Tampa Bay Rays.
St. Louis Cardinals - Acquired pitchers John Lackey and Corey Littrell and cash considerations from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for pitcher Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig.
Tampa Bay Rays - Acquired pitcher Drew Smyly and minor league shortstop Willy Adames from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for pitcher David Price; acquired infielder Nick Franklin from the Seattle Mariners.
Toronto Blue Jays - Placed first baseman Dan Johnson on the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher Chad Jenkins from Buffalo (IL).
Washington Nationals - Acquired shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera and cash considerations from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for infielder Zach Walters.
Denver Nuggets - Signed guard Gary Harris and center Jusuf Nurkic.
Memphis Grizzlies - Named Jeff Bzdelik assistant coach and John Townsend director of player development, Trevor Moawad mental endurance coach; promoted Jason March to assistant coach/advance scout and Drew Graham to trainer and vice president of player care.
Milwaukee Bucks - Signed guard Jerryd Bayless.
Atlanta Falcons - Announced the retirement of defensive tackle Peria Jerry.
Chicago Bears - Signed offensive linemen Graham Pocic and Dennis Roland to one-year contracts; waived wide receiver Terrence Toliver and offensive tackle Cody Booth.
Houston Texans - Added running back Jonathan Grimes and linebacker Trevardo Williams to the active roster.
Indianapolis Colts - Placed guard Donald Thomas on injured reserve.
Seattle Seahawks - Placed tight end Anthony McCoy on injured reserve; signed wide receiver Ronald Johnson.
Boston Bruins - Renewed its affiliation relationship with the South Carolina Stingrays of the ECHL.
Dallas Stars - Signed forward Scott Glennie to a one-year, two-way contract.
Ottawa Senators - Signed goaltender Robin Lehner to a three-year contract.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Signed forward Nick Spaling to a two-year contract.
Austin Peay - Announced the resignation of men's golf coach Kirk Kayden.
07/31 20:02:10 ET As of July 31, 2014, at 08:02 PM ET