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Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

DETROIT TIGERS – Agreed to terms with OF Torii Hunter on a two-year contract.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Agreed to terms with RHP Anthony Ortega, RHP Brian Sanches, LHP Atahualpa Severino and INF Brandon Wood on minor league conracts.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES – Agreed to terms with C Gerald Laird on a two-year contract.

CHICAGO CUBS – Agreed to terms with C Dioner Navarro on a one-year contract.

MIAMI MARLINS – Named Chuck Hernandez pitching coach and Rob Leary bench coach.

NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with 2B Brian Bixler on a minor league contract.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Traded INF Andy Parrino and LHP Andrew Werner to Oakland for RHP Tyson Ross and INF A.J. Kirby-Jones.

BASKETBALL

NBA

NEW ORLEANS HORNETS – Agreed to terms with general manager Dell Demps on a multi-year contract extension.

FOOTBALL

NFL

NFL – Fined referee Tony Corrente one game check for uttering obscenities with his microphone on during a Nov. 4 game in Indianapolis. Fined Jacksonville DT Terrance Knighton, Kansas City LB Tamba Hali and New England LB Brandon Spikes $25,000; Oakland LB Aaron Curry $15,750 and $7,875; San Francisco DL Ray McDonald, Minnesota LB Jasper Brinkley, Denver LB Von Miller and Indianapolis DE Jerry Hughes $21,000; Cincinnati LB Rey Maulaluga and Denver DT Kevin Vickerson $15,750; Jacksonville S Dawan Landry, Detroit WR Ryan Broyles, New England LB Jerod Mayo and Miami G Richiee Incognito $10,000; and Oakland LB Phillip Wheeler, Kansas City DE Justin Houston and New England CB Alfonzo Dennard $7,875 for their actions during last week’s games.

DENVER BRONCOS – Released LB Mike Mohamed from the practice squad. Signed S Duke Ihenacho to the practice squad.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS – Released CB Marshay Green. Signed CB Teddy Williams from the practice squad.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Signed DB Brandon King to the practice squad.

OAKLAND RAIDERS – Signed CB Cory Nelms to the practice squad.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Placed LB Chris Carter on injured reserve. Signed LB Marshall McFadden from the practice squad. Signed TE Jamie McCoy to the practice squad.

HOCKEY

CHL

FORT WORTH BRAHMAS – Signed F Austin Mayer.

ECHL

UTAH GRIZZLIES – Signed G Grant Rollheiser to an amateur tryout agreement.

LACROSSE

NLL

COLORADO MAMMOTH – Agreed to terms with F Sean Pollock and D Creighton Reid.

COLLEGE

NCAA – Extended Tennessee’s probation for two years through Aug. 23, 2015.

CATAWBA – Announced the resignation of football coach Chip Hester, who will become director of athletic development.

FLORIDA – Reinstated G Scottie Wilbekin to the men’s basketball team.

LEES-MCRAE – Named Skylar Warren men’s and women’s tennis coach.

NEW JERSEY CITY – Named Patrick Devaney women’s assistant basketball coach.

ST. JOHN’S – Announced junior men’s basketball G Marc-Antoine Bourgault has been declared eligible.

SAINT LOUIS – Announced men’s basketball coach Rick Majerus will not return to the team for medical reasons. Named Jim Crews interim men’s basketball coach.

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