BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Traded INF Robert Andino to Seattle for OF Trayvon Robinson. Selected the contracts of INF Jonathan Schoop and LHP Mike Belfiore from Bowie (EL). Assigned RHP Oliver Drake outright to Norfolk (IL).
BOSTON RED SOX – Named Arnie Beyeler first base coach.
CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Selected the contracts of OF Jared Mitchell, C Josh Phegley, RHP Andre Rienzo, LHP Santos Rodriguez and RHP Charles Shirek from Charlotte (IL).
CLEVELAND INDIANS – Selected the contracts of OF Tim Fedroff and RHP Chen-Chang Lee from Columbus (IL) and RHP Trey Haley and LHP T.J. House from Akron (EL). Assigned INF Matt LaPorta and INF Brent Lillibridge outright to Columbus. Designated RHP Fabio Martinez for assignment.
DETROIT TIGERS – Selected the contracts of RHP Melvin Mercedes, RHP Bruce Rondon and SS Dixon Machado from Toledo (IL). Released OF Ryan Raburn. Assigned RHP Tyler Stohr outright to Toledo.
NEW YORK YANKEES – Claimed RHP Mickey Storey off waivers from Houston. Selected the contracts of LHP Manny Banuelos and LHP Francisco Rondon from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL); OF Ramon Flores, RHP Brett Marshall and LHP Nik Turley from Trenton (EL); and RHP Jose Ramirez from Tampa (FSL). Announced RHP Dave Herndon refused outright assignment and elected free agency.
TAMPA BAY RAYS – Agreed to terms with RHP Joel Peralta on a two-year contract.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Named John Gibbons manager.
CINCINNATI REDS – Selected the contracts of RHP Daniel Corcino, RHP Curtis Partch and RHP Josh Ravin from Pensacola (SL), RHP Carlos Contreras from Bakersfield (Cal) and LHP Ismael Guillon and OF Yorman Rodriguez from Dayton (MWL).
COLORADO ROCKIES – Traded LHP Matt Reynolds to Arizona for INF Ryan Wheeler.
MILWAUKEE BREWERS – Selected the contracts of RHP Hiram Burgos and OF Khris Davis from Nashville (PCL); INF Scooter Gennett and OF Josh Prince from Huntsville (TL) and RHP Nick Bucci from Brevard County (FSL).
NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with LHP Scott Rice and RHP Carlos Torres on minor league contracts.
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Selected the contracts of RHP Michael Blazek, RH Keith Butler, RHP Eric Fornataro and LHP Kevin Siegrist from Springfield (TL).
SAN DIEGO PADRES – Named Pat Murphy manager, Bronswell Patrick pitching coach and Tom Tornincasa hitting coach of Tucson (PCL); Jacque Jones hitting coach and Daniel Turner trainer of San Antonio (TL); Brian Lawrence pitching coach of Lake Elsinore (Cal); Morgan Burkhart hitting coach and Ricky Huerta trainer of Fort Wayne (MWL); Jim Gabella manager, Dave Rajsich pitching coach, Ivan Cruz hitting coach and Mitch Mattoon trainer of Eugene (NWL); Michael Collins manager, Nelson Cruz pitching coach, Carlos Sosa hitting coach and Wade Yamasaki trainer of the Gulf Coast Padres; and Miguel Serrato trainer and Jonathan Borges assistant strength coach of the Dominican Summer League Padres.
NFL – Reduced the one-game suspension of Baltimore S Ed Reed to a $50,000 fine.
ATLANTA FALCONS – Signed G Harland Gunn.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Signed WR Jordan Shipley. Waived FB Will Ta’ufo’ou.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Signed CB Malcolm Williams to the practice squad.
NEW YORK JETS – Waived WR Jason Hill and LB Marcus Dowtin.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Signed WR Plaxico Burress.
TENNESSEE TITANS – Signed LB Mike Mohamed to the practice squad. Waived LB Rico Council.
WASHINGTON REDSKINS – Signed CB Jerome Murphy. Placed S Brandon Meriweather on injured reserve.
EDMONTON OILERS – Promoted RW Toni Rajala and RW Cameron Abney from Stockton (ECHL) to Oklahoma City (AHL).
TORONTO MARLIES – Loaned F Leo Komarov to Dynamo Moscow (KHL-Russia).
IDAHO STEELHEADS – Released F Ron Meyers.
BIG TEN CONFERENCE – Announced Rutgers will become a member at a date to be determined.
CALIFORNIA – Fired football coach Jeff Tedford.