Major League Baseball
BOSTON RED SOX–Activated SS Stephen Drew from the seven-day concussion DL. Optioned SS Jose Iglesias to Pawtucket (IL). Placed RHP John Lackey on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 7. Recalled RHP Alex Wilson from Pawtucket.
TEXAS RANGERS–Placed LHP Matt Harrison on the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Justin Grimm Round Rock (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS–Claimed OF Casper Wells off waivers from Seattle. Designated RHP Alex Burnett for assignment.
ATLANTA BRAVES–Acquired RHP Luis Ayala from Baltimore for LHP Chris Jones
CINCINNATI REDS–Placed LHP Sean Marshall on the 15-day DL, retroactive to April 8. Recalled RHP Logan Ondrusek from Pensacola (SL).
NEWARK BEARS–Signed OF Jamar Walton.
NEW JERSEY JACKALS–Signed RHP David Filak.
EVANSVILLE OTTERS–Signed OF Runey Davis and RHP David Kubiak to contract extensions.
FLORENCE FREEDOM–Signed RHP Dan Jensen.
FRONTIER GREYS–Signed RHP Joe Zeller.
WASHINGTON WILD THINGS–Signed RHP Shawn Sanford.
ARIZONA CARDINALS–Signed G Chilo Rachal.
CINCINNATI BENGALS–Released CB Jason Allen.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS–Signed DL Tommy Kelly.
OAKLAND RAIDERS–Re-signed CB Joselio Hanson.
HOUSTON TEXANS–Agreed to terms with LB Tim Dobbins on a one-year contract.
ANAHEIM DUCKS–Signed F John Kurtz to a one-year entry-level contract. Assigned LW Max Friberg to Norfolk (AHL).
COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS–Signed F Lukas Sedlak to a three-year contract.
DALLAS STARS–Recalled G Cristopher Nilstorp from Texas (AHL).
MONTREAL CANADIENS–Signed G Peter Budaj to a two-year contract extension.
NEW JERSEY DEVILS–Recalled G Keith Kinkaid from Albany (AHL).
CONNECTICUT WHALE–Signed F Barclay Godrow to an amateur tryout agreement.
PEORIA RIVERMEN–Traded F Derek Nesbitt to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton for future considerations.
BUTLER–Named Brandon Miller men’s assistant basketball coach.
FLORIDA–Announced the resignation of defensive line coach Bryant Young.
HOFSTRA–Named Joe Mihalich men’s basketball coach.
INDIANA–Announced sophomore C Cody Zeller is entering the NBA draft.
KANSAS STATE–Signed men’s basketball coach Bruce Weber to a one-year contract extension through the 2017-18 season.
MARIST–Named Jeff Bower men’s basketball coach.
MINNESOTA–Named Mike Balado and Kimani Young men’s assistant basketball coaches.
MISSOURI–Announced junior G Phil Pressey will enter the NBA draft.
MISSOURI STATE–Named Killie Harper women’s basektball coach.
PROVIDENCE–Signed men’s basketball coach Ed Cooley to a contract extension.
SYRACUSE–Announced sophomore G Michael Carter-Williams will enter the NBA draft.