Sports Transactions From The Sports Network
Arizona Diamondbacks - Acquired outfielder Mitch Haniger and pitcher Anthony
Banda from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for outfielder Gerardo Parra.
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.
Milwaukee Brewers - Optioned outfielder Logan Schafer to Nashville (PCL);
transferred pitcher Tyler Thornburg to the 60-day disabled list.
Minnesota Twins - Recalled first baseman Kennys Vargas from New Britain
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.
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.
Milwaukee Bucks - Signed guard Jerryd Bayless.
Chicago Bears - Signed offensive lineman Graham Pocic to a one-year contract;
waived wide receiver Terrence Toliver.
Boston Bruins - Renewed its affiliation relationship with the South Carolina
Stingrays of the ECHL.
Ottawa Senators - Signed goaltender Robin Lehner to a three-year contract.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Signed forward Nick Spaling to a two-year contract.
07/31 14:17:18 ET
As of July 31, 2014, at 02:17 PM ET