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American League

BOSTON RED SOX–Acquired RHP Kyle Kaminska from Pittsburgh to complete an earlier trade and assigned him to Pawtucket (IL). Agreed to terms with RHP Koji Uehara.

DETROIT TIGERS–Acquired 2B Jeff Kobernus from Boston Red Sox for INF-OF Justin Henry.

MINNESOTA TWINS–Acquired RHP Vance Worley and RHP Trevor May from Philadelphia for OF Ben Revere.

TAMPA BAY RAYS–Agreed to terms with 1B James Loney on a one-year contract.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES–Agreed to terms with OF Reed Johnson on a one-year contract.

NEW YORK METS–Traded LHP Kyle Lobstein to Detroit for cash.



BUFFALO BILLS–Signed OT Chris Scott from Tennessee’s practice squad. Placed OT Chris Hairston on injured reserve.

CINCINNATI BENGALS–Signed K Josh Brown. Waived C Jeff Faine.

NEW YORK JETS–Signed S Antonio Allen from the practice squad. Signed CB Donnie Fletcher to the practice squad.



ECHL–Fined Ontario’s Kyle Clifford an undisclosed amount for a violation of the league’s exclusive equipment policy.


AUBURN–Named Ellis Johnson defensive coordinator.