CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Assigned RHP Zach Stewart outright to Charlotte (IL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Agreed to terms with 1B/3B Andy LaRoche on a minor league contract.
ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Agreed to terms with INF Cliff Pennington on a two-year contract.
MIAMI MARLINS – Claimed RHP Sam Dyson off waivers from Toronto. Designated OF Kevin Mattison for assignment.
NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with RHP Shaun Marcum on a one-year contract.
PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – Designated RHP J.C. Ramirez for assignment.
PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Agreed to terms with RHP Kyle Waldrop on a minor league contract.
MIAMI HEAT – Signed F/C Chris Andersen to a second 10-day contract and F Jarvis Varnado for the remainder of the season.
DALLAS COWBOYS – Named Rich Bisaccia special teams coordinator.
INDIANAPOLIS COLTS – Signed WR Jeremy Kelley to a reserve/future contract.
NHL – Suspended N.Y. Islanders F Colin McDonald two games for boarding Pittsburgh D Ben Lovejoy during Tuesday’s game.
CAROLINA HURRICANES – Assigned D Joe Sova from Charlotte (AHL) to Reading (ECHL).
DALLAS STARS – Recalled D Jamie Oleksiak and F Antoine Roussel from Texas (AHL). Assigned RW Reilly Smith to Texas.
DETROIT RED WINGS – Reassigned RW Trevor Parkes and G Jordan Pearce from Grand Rapids (AHL) to Toledo (ECHL).
NEW JERSEY DEVILS – Waived RW Cam Janssen.
TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS – Assigned D Jake Gardner to Toronto (AHL).
NCAA – Placed Southern Mississippi on four years probation with a one-year postseason ban for men’s tennis.
VIRGINIA – Named Steve Fairchild offensive coordinator.