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American League

BOSTON RED SOX – Agreed to terms with 1B Mark Hamilton on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK YANKEES – Designated OF Chris Dickerson for assignment.

SEATTLE MARINERS – Assigned RHP D.J. Mitchell outright to Tacoma (PCL).

National League

PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Released RHP Rick van den Hurk.



CAROLINA PANTHERS – Signed LB Kion Wilson to a reserve/future contract.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Signed LB Ricky Elmore and LB Marcus Benard to reserve/future contracts.

JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Signed WR Brittan Golden and TE Zach Miller to reserve/future contracts.

NEW YORK JETS – Signed DE Jay Richardson to a reserve/future contract.

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES – Signed QB Mike Kafka and CB Cliff Harris to reserve/future contracts.

TENNESSEE TITANS – Signed CB Chris Hawkins to a reserve/future contract.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS – Signed DB D.J. Johnson to a reserve/future contract.



DETROIT RED WINGS – Reasigned RW Andrej Nestrasil and D Gleason Fournier from Toledo (ECHL) to Grand Rapids (AHL) and RW Willie Coetzee from Grand Rapids to Toledo.


IDAHO STEELHEADS – Agreed to terms with coach/director of hockey operations Brad Ralph on a two-year contract extension.


RUTGERS – Announced RB Jawan Jamison will enter the NFL draft.