=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Thursday, August 1, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Placed catcher Miguel Montero on the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitcher Zeke Spruill from Reno (PCL); selected the contract of
catcher Tuffy Gosewisch from Reno; optioned pitcher Chaz Roe to Reno.
Boston Red Sox - Added pitcher Jake Peavy to the active roster; recalled
pitcher Steven Wright from Pawtucket (IL); optioned pitchers Brandon Workman
and Jose De La Torre to Pawtucket.
Colorado Rockies - Selected the contract of pitcher Chad Bettis from Tulsa
(Texas); optioned pitcher Jeff Francis to Colorado Springs (PCL); designated
pitcher Josh Sullivan for assignment.
Minnesota Twins - Optioned pitcher Scott Diamond and outfielder Aaron Hicks to
Philadelphia Phillies - Selected the contract of pitcher Ethan Martin from
Lehigh Valley (IL).
San Diego Padres - Reinstated pitcher Sean O'Sullivan from paternity list;
optioned pitcher Miles Mikolas to Tucson (PCL).
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated pitcher Sergio Santos from the 60-day disabled
list; placed pitcher Dustin McGowan on the 15-day disabled list; transferred
pitcher Brandon Morrow to the 60-day disabled list; placed outfielder Melky
Cabrera on the 15-day disabled list; recalled pitcher Neil Wagner from Buffalo
Washington Nationals - Signed general manager Mike Rizzo to a long-term
contract and promoted him to the added position of president of baseball
=== BASKETBALL ===
Boston Celtics - Waived forward Shavlik Randolph.
Milwaukee Bucks - Signed guard Nate Wolters.
Toronto Raptors - Signed forward Austin Daye.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Atlanta Falcons - Signed cornerback Jordan Mabin; waived/injured cornerback
Carolina Panthers - Released guard Geoff Hangartner.
Cincinnati Bengals - Acquired offensive tackle Jason Weaver on waivers from
the Tampa Bay Buccaneers; signed wide receiver Jheranie Boyd.
Dallas Cowboys - Signed guard Jeff Olson and offensive tackle James Nelson;
waived cornerback Devin Smith and defensive end Cameron Sheffield.
Denver Broncos - Claimed cornerback Nigel Malone off waivers from the
Indianapolis Colts - Signed guard Danous Estenor and center Thomas Austin;
waived guard Robert Griffin; waived/injured linebacker Scott Lutrus.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed offensive tackle Mike Tepper and cornerback Kamaal
Montreal Alouettes (CFL) - Fired head coach Dan Hawkins; named general manager
Jim Popp head coach.
National Football League - Suspended Minnesota Vikings offensive tackle
DeMarcus Love four games for violating the league's policy on performance
New England Patriots - Signed defensive linemen Travis Chappelear and Scott
Vallone and receivers Johnathan Haggerty and Lavasier Tuinei; released
defensive back Stephon Morris.
Philadelphia Eagles - Waived wide receiver B.J. Cunningham.
Pittsburgh Steelers - Claimed defensive back Buddy Jackson off waivers from
the Kansas City Chiefs; released long snapper Luke Ingram.
Washington Redskins - Signed linebacker Nick Barnett; placed running back
Tristan Davis on the exempt/left squad list.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Added defensive back David James to the practice
=== HOCKEY ===
New York Rangers - Agreed to terms with defenseman Troy Donnay.
St. Louis Blues - Agreed to terms with defenseman Jay Bouwmeester on a five-
year contract extension.
=== COLLEGE ===
Chattanooga - Named Mark Ellis assistant wrestling coach.
Hofstra - Named Colton Reinholtz assistant volleyball coach.