Sunday's Sports Transactions


Associated Press

Posted on June 30, 2013 at 9:35 PM

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES_Designated RHP Jair Jurrjens for assignment. Reinstated 2B Brian Roberts from the 60-day DL. Traded INF Ty Kelly to Seattle for OF Eric Thames and optioned Thames to Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX_Agreed to terms with LHP Mike Adams on a minor league contract.

CLEVELAND INDIANS_Placed OF Michael Bourn on paternity leave. Recalled LHP Nick Hagadone from Columbus (IL).

HOUSTON ASTROS_Placed OF Justin Maxwell on the seven-day DL. Recalled OF Jimmy Paredes from Oklahoma City (PCL).

SEATTLE MARINERS_Assigned INF Ty Kelly to Tacoma (PCL).

National League

COLORADO ROCKIES_Optioned RHP Rob Scahill to Colorado Springs (PCL). Recalled LHP Drew Pomeranz from Colorado Springs. Agreed to terms with OFXavier Nady on a minor league contract.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS_Designated RHP Matt Guerrier for assignment. Recalled RHP Chris Withrow from Albuquerque (PCL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS_Recalled RHP Tyler Thornburg from Nashville (PCL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS_Sent RHP Santiago Casilla to San Jose (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

Eastern League

TRENTON THUNDER_Announced OF Cody Grice and INF Casey Stevenson were assigned to the team from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL) and INF Francisco Rosario was assigned to Charleston (SAL).

American Association

KANSAS CITY T-BONES_Signed LHP Justin Albert. Released RHP Aaron Tullo.

Frontier League

ROCKFORD AVIATORS_Signed SS Aritz Garcia. Released C Eric Bainer.

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS MINERS_Signed C Shane Street. Released C Mario Mercedes.

National Basketball Association

HOUSTON ROCKETS_Waived G/F Carlos Delfino and G Aaron Brooks.

Canadian Football League


National Hockey League

CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS_Agreed to terms with F Bryan Bickell on a four-year contract. Traded C Dave Bolland to Toronto for the 51st and 117th overall 2013 draft picks, and a 2014 fourth-round pick. Traded the 117th and 151st overall 2013 draft picks to San Jose for the 111th overall 2013 draft pick and a 2014 fifth-round pick. Traded F Michael Frolik to Winnipeg for the 74th and 134th overall 2013 draft picks.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS_Traded F Nino Niederreiter to Minnesota for F Cal Clutterbuck and the 70th overall 2013 draft pick.

NEW YORK RANGERS_Traded F Benn Ferriero and a 2014 sixth-round draft pick to Minnesota for D Justin Falk.

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS_Traded F Tyler Kennedy to San Jose the 50th overall 2013 draft pick.

VANCOUVER CANUCKS_Traded G Cory Schneider to New Jersey for the ninth overall 2013 draft pick.

National Women's Soccer League

CHICAGO RED STARS_Traded D Carmelina Moscato to Boston for F Adriana Leon.

CHIVAS USA_Returned MF Giovani Casillas to Club Deportivo Guadalajara. Released D Joaquín Velázquez. Declined contract options on MFs Miller Bolaños and Laurent Courtois.