BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Claimed RHP Liam Hendriks off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.
CLEVELAND INDIANS — Assigned RHP Trey Haley outright to Columbus (IL).
HOUSTON ASTROS — Assigned RHP Rhiner Cruz outright to Oklahoma City (PCL).
SEATTLE MARINERS — Assigned RHP Chance Ruffin outright to Tacoma (PCL).
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Claimed OF Jerry Sands off waivers from Pittsburgh.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Agreed to terms with INF Munenori Kawasaki on a minor league contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Agreed to terms with RHPs Jamey Wright and Chris Perez on one-year contracts and LHP J.P. Howell on a two-year contract.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS — Assigned RHP Michael Olmsted outright to Nashville (PCL).
NEW YORK METS — Claimed RHP Ryan Reid off waivers from Pittsburgh.
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NBA — Fined Brooklyn F Paul Pierce $15,000 for making excessive and unnecessary contact with Indiana G George Hill during Monday's game.
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DENVER BRONCOS — Signed LB Brandon Marshall. Placed LB Von Miller on injured reserve. Signed WR Nathan Palmer to the practice squad.
HOUSTON TEXANS — Placed CB Johnathan Joseph and RB Deji Karim on injured reserve. Signed FB Toben Opurum from Kansas City's practice squad and RB Ray Graham.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS — Placed DT Montori Hughes on injured reserve. Released LB Darin Drakeford from the practice squad. Signed LB Alan Baxter to the practice squad.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS — Signed WR Jerrell Jackson, RB Eric Kettani and LB/DE Ridge Wilson to the practice squad. Released WR Fred Williams.
MIAMI DOLPHINS — Released WR Nathan Palmer from the practice squad. Signed WR Reggie Dunn to the practice squad.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Signed CB Robert Steeples to the practice squad.
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS — Placed TE John Phillips on injured reserve. Signed TE Jake Byrne from Kansas City's practice squad.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS — Placed LB Nick Barnett on injured reserve. Signed LB Adrian Robinson; LB Will Compton from the practice squad; and TE Gabe Miller to the practice squad.
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ORLANDO PREDATORS — Named Rob Keefe coach.
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DALLAS STARS — Assigned D Maxime Fortunus to Texas (AHL).
FLORIDA PANTHERS — Reassigned G Jacob Markstrom and D Alex Petrovic to San Antonio (AHL). Activated G Tim Thomas from injured reserve.
WINNIPEG JETS — Agreed to terms with G Eric Comrie on a three-year, two-way, entry-level contract.
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PEORIA RIVERMEN — Released F Paul Chiasson from his three-game tryout. Signed F Corey Tamblyn.
ECHL — Suspended Cincinnati F Tony Turgeon two games and Utah LW Kris Hogg indefinitely and fined them undisclosed amounts.
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SEATTLE SOUNDERS — Loaned M Clint Dempsey to Fulham (Premier League-England).
ARMY — Named Jeff Monken football coach.
NORTH DAKOTA — Named Kyle Schweigert football coach.
OKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN — Named Teresa DeBoard assistant athletic director for student-athlete well-being.