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Tuesday’s Sports Transactions

May 16, 2018
Major League Baseball

OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF BASEBALL — Suspended Seattle 2B Robinson Cano 80 games after testing positive for Furosemide, a Diuretic, in violation of Major League Baseball’s Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES — Announced INF Renato Nunez cleared waivers and was assigned outright to Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX — Placed RHP Carson Smith on the 10-day DL. Recalled LHP Bobby Poyner from Pawtucket (IL). Acquired LHP Josh Taylor from the Arizona Diamondbacks to complete the trade for INF Deven Marrero.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX — Reinstated 2B Yoan Moncada from the 10-day DL.

CLEVELAND INDIANS — Selected the contract of RHP Neil Ramirez from Columbus (IL). Placed OF Bradley Zimmer on the 10-day DL, retroactive to May 12. Transferred LHP Ryan Merritt from the 10- to the 60-day DL.

NEW YORK YANKEES — Recalled OF Clint Frazier from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Designated RHP David Hale for assignment.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS — Reinstated OF Stephen Piscotty from the bereavement list. Optioned RHP Kendall Graveman to Nashville (PCL).

SEATTLE MARINERS — Placed 2B Robinson Cano on the restricted list.

TEXAS RANGERS — Placed 3B Adrian Beltre on the 10-day DL, retroactive to May 14. Purchased the contract of INF Hanser Alberto from Round Rock (PCL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES — Claimed LHP Chad Bell off waivers from Detroit Tigers and optioned him to Gwinnett (IL).

CHICAGO CUBS — Activated RHP Yu Darvish from the 10-day DL. Optioned OF Mark Zagunis to Iowa (PCL).

LOS ANGELES DODGERS — Activated 3B Justin Turner and 2B Logan Forsythe from the 10-day DL. Optioned INF/C Kyle Farmer and OF Tim Locastro to Oklahoma City (PCL).

NEW YORK METS — Placed LHP Jerry Blevins on the paternity leave list. Recalled LHP Buddy Baumann and RHP Jacob Rhame from Las Vegas (PCL). Optioned RHP Corey Oswalt to Las Vegas.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES — Sent RHP Jerad Eickhoff on a rehab assignment to Reading (EL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Placed RHP Adam Wainwright back on the 10-day DL. Recalled RHP Jack Flaherty from Memphis (PCL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES — Placed LHP Joey Lucchesi on the 10-day DL. Recalled INF Carlos Asuaje from El Paso (PCL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS — Optioned OF Austin Slater to Sacramento (PCL). Recalled INF Miguel Gomez from Richmond (SL).

Can-Am League

NEW JERSEY JACKALS — Released RHPs Tyler Levine and Fabian Roman.

OTTAWA CHAMPIONS — Released RHP Jared Price.

QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed INFs Mattingly Romanin and Jordan Serena.

SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Released INF Leon Byrd, OF Vaughn Bryan and RHP Williams Durruthy.

Frontier League

FLORENCE FREEDOM — Signed LHP Mike Castellani. Released RHP Sam Brunner.

JOLIET SLAMMERS — Signed RHP Keenan Long.


National Football League

CLEVELAND BROWNS — Claimed OL Anthony Fabiano off waivers from Indianapolis and OL Avery Gennesy off waivers from Jacksonville. Waived P Michael Carrizosa and OL Christian Schneider.

DETROIT LIONS — Acquired OL Adam Bisnowaty off waivers from the New York Giants. Signed S Tracy Walker. Waived OL Brett Kendrick.

GREEN BAY PACKERS — Signed CB Jaire Alexander.

LOS ANGELES RAMS — Agreed to terms with WRs LaQuvionte Gonzalez, Ricky Jeune and Steven Mitchell; RB Nick Holley; DTs Dalton Keene and McKay Murphy; OL Jeremiah Kolone; DBs Afolabi Laguda, Steven Parker and Chucky Williams; TE Codey McElroy; CBs Curtis Mikell and Ramon Richards; QB Luis Perez; LB Tegray Scales and DE Brian Womac.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS — Claimed CB C.J. Goodwin off waivers from the New York Giants. Waived WR DeAndre Carter. Signed DL Blaine Woodson to a three-year contract.

TENNESSEE TITANS Agreed to terms with LB Rashaan Evans.

Canadian Football League

EDMONTON ESKIMOS — Signed OL Tommie Draheim.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS — Signed DB Chris Humes OL Na’Ty Rodgers. Released DB Earl Wolff.

National Hockey League

ARIZONA COYOTES — Signed C David Ullstrom to a one-year, two-way contract.

COLORADO AVALANCHE — Signed D Mark Barberio to a two-year contract.


ST. NORBERT — Named B.J. Bryant men’s volleyball coach when the program begins in the 2019-20 academic year.

TEXAS TECH — Announced graduate basketball G Matt Mooney is transferring from South Dakota and will be eligible to play next season.

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