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COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE – Suspended Oakland RHP Gary Daley Jr. and free agent 1B Austin Gallagher 50 games for violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Agreed to terms with C Matt Wieters, INF Chris Davis, LHP Troy Patton and LHP Brian Matusz on one-year contracts.

BOSTON RED SOX – Agreed to terms with RHP Alfredo Aceves, RHP Andrew Bailey, RHP Daniel Bard, RHP Joel Hanrahan, LHP Andrew Miller, LHP Franklin Morales and OF Jacoby Ellsbury on one-year contracts.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Agreed to terms with 2B Gordon Beckham and OF Alejandro De Aza on one-year contracts.

CLEVELAND INDIANS – Agreed to terms with RHP Chris Perez, RHP Justin Masterson,RHP Joe Smith, RHP Matt Albers, OF Drew Stubbs and C Lou Marson on one-year contracts.

DETROIT TIGERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Doug Fister, RHP Rick Porcello, LHP Phil Coke, C Alex Avila, OF Brennan Boesch and OF Austin Jackson on one-year contracts.

HOUSTON ASTROS – Agreed to terms with SS Jed Lowrie, RHP Bud Norris and LHP Wesley Wright on one-year contracts.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Agreed to terms with RHP Luke Hochevar on a one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Agreed to terms with LHP Jason Vargas and RHP Tommy Hanson on one-year contracts.

MINNESOTA TWINS – Agreed to terms with LHP Brian Duensing and C Drew Butera on one-year contracts.

NEW YORK YANKEES – Agreed to terms with LHP Boone Logan on a one-year contract.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Agreed to terms with LHP Jerry Blevins and 1B Brandon Moss on one-year contracts.

SEATTLE MARINERS – Agreed to terms with 1B/DH Kendrys Morales and SS Brendan Ryan on one-year contracts.

TAMPA BAY RAYS – Agreed to terms with OF Sam Fuld, INF Matt Joyce, RHP Jeff Niemann and INF Ryan Roberts on one-year contracts.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Agreed to terms with LHP J.A. Happ and INF/OF Emilio Bonifacio on one-year contracts and C Josh Thole on a two-year contract.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Agreed to terms with RHP Ian Kennedy, RHP Brad Ziegler, INF Chris Johnson and LHP Tony Sipp on one-year contracts.

ATLANTA BRAVES – Agreed to terms with OF Jason Heyward, RHP Cristhian Martinez, RHP Kris Medlen, LHP Eric O’Flaherty and LHP Jonny Venters on one-year contracts.

CHICAGO CUBS – Agreed to terms with RHP Jeff Samardzija and LHP James Russell on one-year contracts.

COLORADO ROCKIES – Agreed to terms with OF Tyler Colvin on a one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Agreed to terms with C A.J. Ellis and RHP Ronald Belisario on one-year contracts.

MIAMI MARLINS – Agreed to terms with RHP Ryan Webb on a one-year contract.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – Agreed to terms with RHP John Axford, RHP Burke Badenhop and RHP Marco Estrada on one-year contracts.

NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with C Landon Powell on a minor league contract.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – Agreed to terms with LHP Antonio Bastardo on a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Agreed to terms with 1B Garrett Jones and 1B Gaby Sanchez on one-year contractsm.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Agreed to terms with RHP Mitchell Boggs and RHP Edward Mujica on one-year contracts.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Agreed to terms with RHP Edinson Volquez, LHP Joe Thatcher, C John Baker and INF Everth Cabrera on one-year contracts.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – Agreed to terms with C Buster Posey, OF Hunter Pence, OF Gregor Blanco and LHP Jose Mijares on one-year contracts.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Agreed to terms with LHP Ross Detwiler, SS Ian Desmond, RHP Drew Storen, OF Roger Bernadina and RHP Tyler Clippard on one-year contracts and RHP Craig Stammen on a two-year contract.



MIAMI HEAT – Reassigned C Dexter Pittman to Sioux Falls (NBADL).

PHOENIX SUNS – Announced the team has agreed to mutually part ways with coach Alvin Gentry.



ARIZONA CARDINALS – Named Bruce Arians coach.

CHICAGO BEARS – Named Matt Cavanaugh quarterbacks coach and Skip Peete running backs coach.

CLEVELAND BROWNS – Named Michael Lombardi vice president of player personnel and Ray Horton defensive coordinator.

NEW YORK JETS – Named John Idzik general manager and Marty Mornhinweg offensive coordinator.

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS – Released PK Billy Cundiff.



ANAHEIM DUCKS – Assigned F Dan Sexton to Norfolk (AHL).

CALGARY FLAMES – Signed C Steve Begin to a one-year, two-way contract.

DETROIT RED WINGS – Reassigned D Brian Lashoff to Grand Rapids (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Signed RW Alex Kovalev to a one-year contract.

LOS ANGELES KINGS – Signed general manager Dean Lombardi, coach Darryl Sutter and president of business operations Luc Robitaille to multiyear contract extensions.

MINNESOTA WILD – Reassigned F Jake Dowell, F Nick Palmieri and F Stephane Veilleux to Houston (AHL).

NEW YORK ISLANDERS – Suspended D Lubomir Visnovsky for failing to report to the team.

PHOENIX COYOTES – Assigned F Nick Johnson, F Rob Klinkhammer and D Michael Stone to Portland (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES – Agreed to terms with D Wade Redden on a one-year contract.

SAN JOSE SHARKS – Signed F James Sheppard and D Nick Petrecki to one-year contracts.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING – Reassigned F Mike Angelidis, F J.T. Wyman and F Kyle Wilson to Syracuse (AHL).

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS – Assigned F Matt Frattin and F Tim Connolly to Toronto (AHL). Returned D Mogan Rielly to Moose Jaw (WHL).

WASHINGTON CAPITALS – Recalled D Tom Poti from Hershey (AHL).


HERSHEY BEARS – Returned G Drew MacIntyre to Reading (ECHL). Recalled F Alex Berry from Reading.

LAKE ERIE MONSTERS – Returned F Hunter Bishop to South Carolina (ECHL).

PROVIDENCE BRUINS – Returned F Justin Courtnall to South Carolina (ECHL). Released D Wes O’Neill from his professional tryout contract.


READING ROYALS – Traded F Trevor Lewis to Cincinnati for future considerations.


DAYTON – Named Matt Affolder women’s volleyball coach.

DELAWARE – Named Dave Brock football coach.

FLORIDA – Suspended OL Jessamen Dunker. Announced DE Kendric Johnson, WR Stephen Alli and OL Tommy Jordan are no longer on the football team.

KANSAS – Reassigned special teams coordinator Clint Bowen to linebackers coach.

PURDUE – Named Greg Hudson defensive coordinator, Jon Heacock cornerbacks coach, Marcus Freeman linebackers coach, Jafar Williams running backs coach, Jim Bollman offensive line coach, Kevin Sherman receivers coach, Tommy Cook supervisor of football operations and Doug Davis strength and conditioning coach.

SOUTHERN CAL – Named Clancy Pendergast defensive coordinator.

VIRGINIA TECH – Named Scot Loeffler offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, Jeff Grimes offensive line coach and Aaron Moorehead wide receivers coach. Reassigned offensive coordinator Bryan Stinespring to recruiting coordinator in addition to his duties as tight ends coach.