=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, March 26, 2013 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Boston Red Sox - Released first baseman Lyle Overbay.
Chicago White Sox - Placed pitchers John Danks and Leyson Septimo on the 15-
day disabled list; assigned pitcher David Purcey to minor league camp.
Cleveland Indians - Re-signed pitchers Matt Capps and Daisuke Matsuzaka to
minor league contracts.
Detroit Tigers - Placed outfielder Avisail Garcia on the 15-day disabled list
retroactive to March 22; optioned pitcher Luke Putkonen to Toledo (IL);
assigned pitchers Jose Alvarez and Shawn Hill, catcher Brad Davis and
infielder Kevin Russo to minor league camp.
Los Angeles Dodgers - Optioned outfielder Yasiel Puig to Chattanooga (SL) and
infielder Dee Gordon to Albuquerque (PCL).
New York Yankees - Acquired outfielder Vernon Wells and cash considerations
from the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for outfielder Exircado Cayones and
Kramer Sneed; claimed pitcher Dan Otero off waivers from the San Francisco
Giants; signed first baseman Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract; placed
pitcher Cesar Cabral on the 60-day disabled list.
Oakland Athletics - Placed infielder Adam Rosales on the 15-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Phillies - Released pitcher Aaron Cook.
San Francisco Giants - Purchased the contract of pitcher Chad Gaudin from
St. Louis Cardinals - Placed third baseman David Freese on the 15-day disabled
list; optioned pitcher Sam Freeman to Memphis (PCL); recalled infielder Ryan
Jackson from Memphis.
Toronto Blue Jays - Optioned pitcher Ricky Romero to Dunedin (FSL).
Washington Nationals - Released pitcher Chris Young.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Atlanta Hawks - Signed guard Shelvin Mack for the remainder of the season.
Oklahoma City Thunder - Assigned guard DeAndre Liggins and center Daniel Orton
to Tulsa (NBADL).
Toronto Raptors - Recalled forward Quincy Acy from Bakersfield (NBADL).
=== FOOTBALL ===
Chicago Bears - Agreed to terms with cornerback Kelvin Hayden.
Cleveland Browns - Signed quarterback Jason Campbell to a two-year contract.
Green Bay Packers - Signed kicker Giorgio Tavecchio.
New England Patriots - Re-signed offensive tackle Sebastian Vollmer.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Released safety Ian Logan and quarterback Joey
=== HOCKEY ===
Carolina Hurricanes - Activated forward Chad LaRose off injured reserve;
waived forwards Jussi Jokinen and Tim Wallace.
Dallas Stars - Assigned left wing Reilly Smith and defenseman Joe Morrow to
Ottawa Senators - Assigned forward Dave Dziurzynski to Binghamton (AHL);
recalled forward Mike Hoffman to Binghamton.
Pittsburgh Penguins - Activated defenseman Kris Letang from injured reserve;
assigned defenseman Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL).
Tampa Bay Lightning - Assigned defenseman Brian Lee to Syracuse (AHL).
=== COLLEGE ===
Buffalo - Named Bobby Hurley men's head basketball coach.
North Carolina State - Fired women's head basketball coach Kellie Harper.
Pacific - Named Ron Verlin men's head basketball coach.
South Carolina - Named RJ Abella assistant volleyball coach.
Troy - Named Phil Cunningham men's head basketball coach.
Washington - Signed women's head basketball coach Kevin McGuff to a contract
extension through 2020.