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American League

HOUSTON ASTROS – Agreed to terms with INF Ronny Cedeno on a one-year contract. Optioned OF J.D. Martinez to Oklahoma City (PCL). Reassigned C Jason Jaramillo to their minor league camp.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Optioned OF Scott Cousins and INF Tommy Field to Salt Lake (PCL) and LHP Nick Maronde to Arkansas (TL). Reassigned RHP Fernando Cabrera, C Luke Carlin, RHP Chad Cordero, LHP Kevin Johnson and OF Matt Young to their minor league camp.

NEW YORK YANKEES – Reassigned INF Walter Ibarra, INF Addison Maruszak and INF Jose Pirela to their minor league camp.

TEXAS RANGERS – Claimed LHP Brad Mills off waivers from the L.A. Angels. Placed RHP Neftali Feliz on the 60-day DL. Assigned RHP Johan Yan to their minor league camp.

National League

CHICAGO CUBS – Optioned RHP Rafael Dolis to Iowa (PCL).

COLORADO ROCKIES – Optioned RHP Tyler Chatwood, RHP Rob Scahill, LHP Christian Friedrich, LHP Josh Outman, INF Charlie Culberson and OF Charlie Blackmon to their minor league camp. Reassigned C Gustavo Molina, INF Ben Paulsen and OF Corey Dickerson to their minor league camp. Returned LHP Danny Rosenbaum to Washington.


NEW YORK METS – Optioned C Travis d’Arnaud to their minor league camp. Reassigned OF Andrew Brown, OF Jamie Hoffmann, LHP Aaron Laffey and INF Brian Bixler to their minor league camp. Sent INF Brandon Hicks outright to their minor league camp.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Optioned RHP Nick Vincent to Tucson (PCL). Released RHP Freddy Garcia.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Placed RHP Christian Garcia on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 22. Sent INF Carlos Rivero outright to Syracuse (IL).



BALTIMORE RAVENS – Agreed to terms with DE Elvis Dumervil on a five-year contract.

CHICAGO BEARS – Agreed to terms with LB James Anderson on a one-year contract.



BOSTON BRUINS – Assigned F Ryan Spooner to Providence (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Recalled C Greg Rallo from San Antonio (AHL).

PITTSBURGH PENGUINS – Acquired F Brenden Morrow and a 2013 third-round draft pick from Dallas for D Joe Morrow and a 2013 fifth-round draft pick.

TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING – Fired coach Guy Boucher.


ECHL – Suspended Toledo D Cody Lampl one game and fined him an undisclosed amount.