=== Sports Transactions from The Sports Network ===
=== Tuesday, September 2, 2014 ===
=== BASEBALL ===
Arizona Diamondbacks - Reinstated infielder Chris Owings and outfielder A.J.
Pollock from the 15-day disabled list.
Baltimore Orioles - Recalled pitcher Ryan Webb from Norfolk (IL); recalled
catcher Steve Clevenger and pitcher T.J. McFarland from Aberdeen (New York-
Penn); selected the contract of outfielder Quintin Berry from Norfolk;
transferred infielder Manny Machado to the 60-day disabled list.
Boston Red Sox - Recalled catcher Dan Butler from Pawtucket (IL) and pitcher
Anthony Ranaudo from Greenville (South Atlantic).
Chicago Cubs - Recalled pitchers Brian Schlitter, Dan Straily, Aroyds Vizcaino
and Zac Rosscup and outfielder Junior Lake from Iowa (PCL); selected the
contracts of pitcher Eric Jokisch and catcher Rafael Lopez from Iowa;
transferred outfielder Justin Ruggiano to the 60-day disabled list.
Chicago White Sox - Recalled pitchers Chris Bassitt, Scott Carroll and Eric
Surkamp, outfielder Jordan Danks, infielder Marcus Semien and catcher Josh
Phegley from Charlotte (IL); purchased the contract of outfielder Michael
Taylor from Charlotte.
Cincinnati Reds - Recalled pitchers Daniel Corcino, J.J. Hoover, David
Holmberg and Carlos Contreras, infielder Jake Elmore, outfielder Donald Lutz
and catcher Tucker Barnhart from Louisville (IL); selected the contracts of
pitcher Ryan Dennick and outfielder Jason Bourgeois from Louisville; recalled
outfielder Yorman Rodriguez from Pensacola (Southern); transferred pitcher
Homer Bailey to the 60-day disabled list.
Cleveland Indians - Activated outfielder Ryan Raburn from the 15-day disabled
Colorado Rockies - Recalled pitcher Rob Scahill and infielder/outfielder Kyle
Parker from Colorado Springs (PCL); reinstated pitcher Tommy Kahnle from the
15-dau disabled list.
Detroit Tigers - Recalled pitchers Kyle Lobstein, Robbie Ray, Kyle Ryan and
Buck Farmer from Toledo (IL).
Houston Astros - Recalled outfielder L.J. Hoes, catcher Max Stassi and
infielder Jonathan Villar from Oklahoma City (PCL); selected the contracts of
pitchers Jorge De Leon and Nick Tropeano from Oklahoma City; activated pitcher
Darin Downs and outfielder Alex Presley from the 15-day disabled list;
designated pitchers Paul Clemens and David Martinez for assignment.
Kansas City Royals - Recalled infielder Christian Colon, outfielder Terrance
Gore and pitchers Aaron Crow and Liam Hendriks from Northwest Arkansas
Los Angeles Dodgers - Recalled pitcher Carlos Frias and infielder Miguel Rojas
from Albuquerque and infielder Erisbel Arruebarrena from Rancho Cucamonga
Miami Marlins - Recalled pitchers Anthony DeSclafani and Andrew Heaney and
infielders Justin Bour and Kike Hernandez from New Orleans (PCL).
Milwaukee Brewers - Recalled infielder Jason Rogers from Nashville (PCL);
selected the contract of first baseman Matt Clark and infielder Hector Gomez
from Nashville; designated outfielder Caleb Gindl for assignment; released
pitcher Hiram Burgos.
New York Yankees - Recalled catcher John Ryan Murphy and pitchers Preston
Claiborne, Chase Whitley, Brian Mitchell and Chaz Roe from Scranton/Wilkes
Barre (IL); selected the contracts of outfielders Antoan Richardson and Chris
Young and pitcher Rich Hill from Scranton/Wilkes Barre; recalled outfielder
Slade Heathcott from Trenton (Eastern) and placed him on the 60-day disabled
list; released pitcher Matt Daley; designated outfielder Zoilo Almonte for
assignment; transferred pitcher Masahiro Tanaka to the 60-day disabled list.
Oakland Athletics - Recalled pitcher Drew Pomeranz and first baseman Nate
Freiman from Beloit (Midwest).
Pittsburgh Pirates - Recalled pitchers Jeff Locke, John Holdzkom, Casey Sadler
and Bobby LaFromboise and outfielder Gregory Polanco from Indianapolis (IL);
selected the contract of infielder Chase d'Arnaud from Indianapolis;
designated infielder Michael Martinez for assignment.
San Diego Padres - Recalled pitcher Joe Wieland from El Paso (PCL); selected
the contract of catcher Adam Moore from El Paso; recalled pitcher Frank Garces
from San Antonio (Texas); selected the contract of pitcher R.J. Alvarez from
San Antonio; recalled infielder Ryan Jackson from El Paso and placed him on
the 60-day disabled list; reinstated infielder Chris Nelson from the paternity
list and Troy Patton from the 60-day disabled list and designated both for
St. Louis Cardinals - Activated pitcher Jason Motte from the 15-day disabled
list; recalled pitchers Marco Gonzales, Nick Greenwood and Tyler Lyons and
catcher Tony Cruz from Springfield (Texas).
Seattle Mariners - Recalled pitchers James Paxton and Erasmo Ramirez from
Texas Rangers - Recalled pitchers Lisalverto Bonilla and Nick Tepesch and
infielder Luis Sardinas from Round Rock (PCL); selected the contract of
pitcher Michael Kirkman from Round Rock; transferred pitcher Tanner Scheppers
to the 60-day disabled list.
Toronto Blue Jays - Activated pitcher Brandon Morrow from the 60-day disabled
list; activated first baseman Dan Johnson from the 15-day disabled list;
recalled pitchers Kendall Graveman, Sean Nolin and Daniel Norris, second
baseman Ryan Goins and outfielder Anthony Gose from Buffalo (IL); selected the
contracts of outfielder Dalton Pompey and catcher George Kottaras from
Buffalo; transferred third baseman Brett Lawrie to the 60-day disabled list;
designated outfielder Darin Mastroianni and first baseman Matt Hague for
assignment; released pitcher Neil Wagner.
=== BASKETBALL ===
Golden State Warriors - Signed guard Aaron Craft and forwards James Michael
McAdoo and Mitchell Watt.
=== FOOTBALL ===
Arizona Cardinals - Signed defensive tackle Christian Tupou, wide receiver
Kevin Cone and running back Dominique Williams to the practice squad.
Baltimore Ravens - Re-signed cornerback Derek Cox; waived linebacker Josh
Buffalo Bills - Signed tight end D.J. Tialavea to the practice squad; released
cornerback Bobby Felder.
Chicago Bears - Placed wide receiver Marquess Wilson on injured
reserve/designated to return; signed cornerback Kelvin Hayden.
Dallas Cowboys - Placed defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence on injured
reserve/designated to return; signed defensive end Jack Crawford; signed
offensive tackle John Wetzel and defensive back Jemea Thomas to the practice
Denver Broncos - Signed long snapper Kevin McDermott to the practice squad.
Detroit Lions - Placed linebacker Kyle Van Voy on injured reserve/designated
to return; signed defensive end Darryl Tapp.
Edmonton Eskimos (CFL) - Acquired offensive lineman Steve Myddelton from the
Hamilton Tiger-Cats in exchange for a conditional pick in the 2015 CFL
Canadian Draft and a fourth-round pick in the 2016 CFL Canadian Draft.
Houston Texans - Signed defensive end J.J. Watt to a six-year contract
extension through the 2021 season.
Jacksonville Jaguars - Signed tight end Marcel Jensen to the practice squad.
Kansas City Chiefs - Signed safety Kurt Coleman; placed linebacker Joe Mays on
injured reserve/designated to return.
Minnesota Vikings - Waived defensive back Kendall James from the practice
squad; signed guard Austin Wentworth to the practice squad.
New York Jets - Signed linebacker Jeremiah George and wide receiver Quincy
Enunwa to the practice squad.
NFL - Suspended Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay six games and fined him
$500,000 for violating the league's personal conduct policy; suspended Dallas
Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent 10 games; suspended Denver Broncos wide
receiver Wes Welker four games for violating the league's policy on
performance enhancing substances.
San Francisco 49ers - Signed wide receiver Kassim Osgood to a one-year
contract; placed defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey on injured reserve/designated
Washington Redskins - Signed offensive lineman Braxston Cave and linebacker
Jackson Jeffcoat to the practice squad; released linebacker Chaz Sutton and
offensive lineman Tevita Stevens from the practice squad.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (CFL) - Acquired defensive lineman Thaddeus Gibson from
the Toronto Argonauts in exchange for defensive back Alex Suber.
=== HOCKEY ===
Philadelphia Flyers - Signed forward Zac Rinaldo to a two-year contract
St. Louis Blues - Agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract with
forward Robby Fabbri.
Winnipeg Jets - Agreed to terms with forward Nikolaj Ehlers on a three-year,
=== COLLEGE ===
Portland State - Named Michael Plank assistant men's basketball coach.