BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Optioned RHP Josh Stinson to Norfolk (IL).
BOSTON RED SOX — Optioned RHP Alfredo Aceves to Pawtucket (IL).
DETROIT TIGERS — Sent OF Avisail Garcia to Lakeland (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Optioned RHP David Carpenter to Salt Lake (PCL). Assigned RHP Elvin Ramirez outright to Salt Lake.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Sent OF Yoenis Cespedes to Sacramento (PCL) for a rehab assignment.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Assigned RHP Ramon Ortiz outright to Buffalo (IL).
COLORADO ROCKIES_Placed INF Todd Helton on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 20. Recalled INF Ryan Wheeler from Colorado Springs (PCL).
MIAMI MARLINS_Claimed LHP Duane Below off waivers from Detroit and optioned him to New Orleans (PCL).
EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed RHP Chandler Barnard.
FARGO-MOORHEAD REDHAWKS — Signed RHP Leroy Hunt.
GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS — Signed RHP Marshall Schuler.
LAREDO LEMURS — Signed 1B Mike Sheridan and OF Carlton Salters. Released INF Matt Tucker and INF Anthony Scelfo.
SIOUX CITY EXPLORERS — Released RHP Robbie Donovan.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES — Released RHP Dexter Carter.
LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Activated INFs Ben Broussard and Ryan Streiby. Placed INF Josh Barfield and OF Matt Fleishman on the inactive list.
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Traded INF Josh Colafemina to Trois-Rivieres for a player to be named.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Signed 1B Mike Gedman. Released RHP Sean Gregory and RHP MacKenzie King.
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WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed LB Wendell Brown, DL Freddie Harris and WR Trevor Kennedy.
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BOSTON BRUINS — Assigned D Matt Bartkowski to Providence (AHL).
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS — Recalled Fs Jimmy Hayes, Jeremy Morin, Brandon Pirri and Ben Smith; Ds Ryan Stanton, Adam Clendening, Shawn Lalonde and Steve Montador; and G Henrik Karlsson from Rockford (AHL).
DALLAS STARS — Assigned F Matt Fraser to Texas (AHL).
DETROIT RED WINGS — Reassigned LW Marek Tvrdon from Vancouver (WHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL).
MINNESOTA WILD — Recalled F Carson McMillan from Houston (AHL).
NASHVILLE PREDATORS — Recalled F Filip Forsberg from Milwaukee (AHL). Assigned Fs Daniel Bang and Kevin Henderson to Milwaukee.
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MILWAUKEE ADMIRALS — Recalled F Josh Shalla from Cincinnati (ECHL).
BERRY — Named Jeff Rogers men's basketball coach.
FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON — Named Greg Herenda men's basketball coach.
MINNESOTA — Named Dan McHale men's assistant basketball coach.
SAINT PETER'S — Named Rob Bielan women's soccer coach.
TEXAS-PAN AMERICAN — Named Glad Bugariu women's soccer coach.
UNC ASHEVILLE — Promoted men's assistant basketball coach Nick McDevitt to head coach.