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Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES–Re-instated INF Robert Andino from the paternity list. Optioned RHP Jason Berken to Norfolk (IL).

BOSTON RED SOX–Activated LHP Rich Hill from the 15-day DL. Otioned LHP Justin Thomas to Pawtucket (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX–Placed RHP Jesse Crain on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 21. Recalled RHP Dylan Axelrod from Charlotte (IL).

CLEVELAND INDIANS–Placed LHP Rafael Perez on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 26. Recalled LHP Nick Hagadone from Columbus (IL).

KANSAS CITY ROYALS–Recalled OF Jarrod Dyson from Omaha (PCL). Optioned OF Jason Burgeois to Omaha.

National League

HOUSTON ASTROS–Recalled LHP Fernando Abad and INF Brian Bixler from Oklahoma City (PCL). Placed INF Marwin Gonzalez on the paternity list. Placed RHP Kyle Weiland on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 25.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS–Recalled RHP Nathan Eovaldi from Chattanooga (SL). Optioned LHP Michael Antonini to Albuquerque (PCL).

NEW YORK METS–Recalled RHP Chris Schwinden from Buffalo (IL).

WASHINGTON NATIONALS–Recalled RHP Ryan Perry from Syracuse (IL). Placed RHP Brad Lidge on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 22.

FOOTBALL

NFL

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS–Waived RB Deji Karim, LB JoJo Dickson, LB Stephen Franklin, LB Jammie Kirlew, DB Trumaine McBride and K Sam Swank.

CFL

CFL–Fined Saskatchewan $5,000 for having veteran players participate in a non-sanctioned offseason workout in Florida during March.

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS–Released OL Will Henry.

HOCKEY

NHL

FLORIDA PANTHERS–Reassigned D Tyson Strachan San Antonio (AHL).

COLLEGE

MARQUETTE–Granted sophomore F Jamail Jones a release from the men’s basketball team.

MICHIGAN STATE–Named Mark Simons women’s assistant basketball coach.

ORAL ROBERTS–Named Misti Cussen women’s basketball coach.

SOUTH CAROLINA–Announced the NCAA ruled the school failed to monitor its athletic program and has accepted the school’s proposed sanctions to cut six football scholarships the next three years and slash its official recruiting visits by more than half. Named Libby Bassett women’s assistant soccer coach.

St. JOHN’s–Named Joe Tartamella women’s basketball coach.

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