BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Optioned RHP Miguel Socolovich to Norfolk (IL).
CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Optioned OF Jordan Danks to Charlotte (IL).
NEW YORK YANKEES – Recalled RHP Ryota Igarashi from Scranton/W-B (IL).
TEXAS RANGERS – Assigned C Robinzon Diaz to Round Rock (PCL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Reinstated RHP Juan Cruz from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Jared Hughes to Indianapolis (IL).
SAN DIEGO PADRES – Agreed to terms with INF/OF Mark Kotsay on a one-year contract through 2013.
ATLANTA FALCONS – Placed FB Bradie Ewing on injured reserve. Waived P Dawson Zimmerman and TE Adam Nissley. Signed RB Lousaka Polite and TE Chase Coffman.
GREEN BAY PACKERS – Signed RB Cedric Benson. Placed TE Eric Lair on injured reserve.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Waived WR Lee Evans. Placed WR Taylor Price on the waived-injured list. Signed G/C Josh Beekman and WR Demetrius Williams.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Activated RB Adrian Peterson from the physically-unable-to-perform list.
NEW YORK JETS – Waived P Travis Baltz.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES – Signed WR Brian Hernandez. Waived DT John Gill.
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS – Waived QB Kevin OConnell.
TORONTO ARGONAUTS – Released RB Cory Boyd.
KANSAS STATE – Named Drew Speraw mens basketball video coordinator and Dustin Yoder mens graduate assistant basketball coach.