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Wednesday’s Sports Transactions

January 16, 2019
American League

NEW YORK YANKEES — Traded OF Tim Locastro to Arizona for LHP Ronald Roman and cash.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS — Claimed LHP Ian Clarkin off waivers from the White Sox.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Named Travis Barbary manager, Scott Coolbaugh hitting coach and Jeremy Rodriguez coach of Oklahoma City (PCL); Adam Melhuse hitting coach of Tulsa (TL); Mark Kertenian manager of Rancho Cucamonga (Cal); Luis Mexa pitching coach and Justin Viele hitting coach of Great Lakes (MWL); Austin Chubb manager and Cordell Hipolito coach of Ogden (Pioneer); and Jair Fernandez manager and Stephanos Stroop pitching coach of the AZL Dodgers.

NEW YORK METS — Signed INF Jed Lowrie to a two-year contract.

National Basketball Association

ATLANTA HAWKS — Assigned G Tyler Dorsey to Erie (NBAGL). Transferred F Alex Poythress to Erie.

National Football League

BUFFALO BILLS — Re-signed LB Lorenzo Alexander to a one-year contract.

DETROIT LIONS — Named Darrell Bevell offensive coordinator.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Named Nathaniel Hackett offensive coordinator.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS — Named John DeFilippo offensive coordinator, Terry Robiskie running backs coach, Tim Walton cornerbacks coach and George Warhop offensive line coach. Promoted assistant defensive line coach Jason Rebrovich to defensive line coach and assistant secondary coach Joe Danna to safeties coach.

NEW YORK JETS — Named Gregg Williams defensive coordinator.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Announced the retirement of LB J.C. Sherritt.

American Hockey League

HARTFORD WOLF PACK — Signed F Terrence Wallin to a professional tryout agreement.


WORCESTER RAILERS — Promoted Connor Haynes to senior account executive/tickets and memberships.

Major League Soccer

ATLANTA UNITED — Signed F Josef Martinez to a five-year contract extension.

LOS ANGELES FC — Re-signed Ds Danilo Silva and Dejan Jakovic.

LA GALAXY — Re-signed M Servando Carrasco.

NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTION — Traded the rights to D Claude Dielna to Portland for general allocation money.


COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF — Added former Texas A&M coach R.C. Slocum, Arkansas State athletic director Terry Mohajir and retired Gen. Ray Odierno to the selection committee.

ALABAMA — Graduate QB Jalen Hurts will transfer to Oklahoma.

ARKANSAS — Announced graduate WR La’Michael Pettway will transfer.

OKLAHOMA STATE — Dismissed G Michael Weathers and Fs Maurice Calloo and Kentrevious Jones from the men’s basketball team.

THIEL — Named Zack Walters assistant men’s soccer coach.

UCONN — Named Lou Spanos defensive coordinator.