Tuesday’s Sports Transactions
LOS ANGELES ANGELS — Released RHP Alex Meyer.
TAMPA BAY RAYS — Assigned LHP Hoby Milner outright to Durham (IL). Signed C Anthony Bemboom and LHP Ryan Sherriff to minor league contracts.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS — Designated RHP Mark Leiter Jr. for assignment. Claimed RHP Oliver Drake off waivers from Tampa Bay.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES — Designated RHP Alex McRae for assignment. Agreed to terms with OF Lonnie Chisenhall on a one-year contract.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS — Assigned RHP Derian Gonzalez outright to Memphis (PCL).
SAN DIEGO PADRES — Assigned SS Allen Cordoba outright to El Paso (PCL).
QUEBEC CAPITALES — Signed OF Andrew Godbold.
ROCKLAND BOULDERS — Named Kevin Baez manager.
SUSSEX COUNTY MINERS — Sold the contract of INF Martin Figueroa to the St. Louis Cardinals.
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CHICAGO BEARS — Signed WR Cyril Grayson to the practice squad.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS — Placed S Andrew Sendejo on injured reserve. Waived DE Jonathan Wynn from practice squad/injured. Signed CB Craig James. Signed CB Jalen Myrick to the practice squad.
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BUFFALO BANDITS — Signed G Matt Vinc to a three-year contract.
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CHICAGO FIRE — Exercised options on M Brandt Bronico, F Diego Campos, G Stefan Cleveland, D Jorge Corrales, M/D Raheem Edwards and D/M Nicolas Hasler.
FC CINCINNATI — Signed M Emmanuel Ledesma.
MINNESOTA UNITED — Exercised options on G Bobby Shuttlesworth, Ms Collin Martin and Rasmus Schuller and Ds Michael Boxall, Carter Manley and Wyatt Omsberg. Returned M Maximiano to Fluminense (Serie A-Brazil) and F Alexi Gomez to Universitario de Deportes (Torneo Descentralizado-Peru).
MONTREAL IMPACT — Exercised options for D Victor Cabrera; Gs Jason Beaulieu, Maxime Crepeau and James Pantemis; and Ms Micheal Azira, Ken Krolicki and Jeisson Vargas.
ORLANDO CITY SC — Fired general manager of soccer operations Niki Budalic.
PHILADELPHIA UNION — Named David Pettican youth general manager.
TORONTO FC — Declined options on G Clint Irwin and F Tosaint Ricketts. Agreed to terminate the contract of M Ager Aketxe.
VANCOUVER WHITECAPS — Exercised options on G Sean Melvin, F Erik Hurtado, Ds Doneil Henry and Brett Levis and Ms Nicolas Mezquida, David Norman Jr. and Yordy Reyna.
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NASHVILLE SC — Announced the resignation of CEO Court Jeske. Announced Nashville MLS CEO Ian Ayre will assume day-to-day responsibilities.
FLORIDA — DB Chauncey Gardner-Johnson will enter the NFL draft.
NORTH CAROLINA — Named Mack Brown football coach.
WESTERN KENTUCKY — Promoted offensive coordinator Tyson Helton to head football coach.