Friday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on April 26, 2013 at 2:06 PM

American League

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).

National League

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).

American Association

EL PASO DIABLOS — Signed RHP Chandler Barnard.


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.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS — Activated INFs Ben Broussard and Ryan Streiby. Placed INF Josh Barfield and OF Matt Fleishman on the inactive list.

Can-Am League

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.

Canadian Football League

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed LB Wendell Brown, DL Freddie Harris and WR Trevor Kennedy.

National Hockey League

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.

American Hockey League

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.