BOSTON RED SOX – Optioned RHP Jose De La Torre to Pawtucket (IL). Reinstated RHP Andrew Bailey from the 15-day DL.
DETROIT TIGERS – Optioned RHP Evan Reed to Toledo (IL).
LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Sent RHP Kevin Jepsen to Inland Empire (Cal) for a rehab assignment.
MINNESOTA TWINS – Optioned LHP Pedro Hernandez to Rochester (IL). Recalled LHP Caleb Thielbar from Rochester.
OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Assigned RHP Chris Resop outright to Sacramento (PCL).
TAMPA BAY RAYS – Optioned LHP Jeff Beliveau to Durham (IL). Recalled RHP Jake Odorizzi from Durham (IL).
TEXAS RANGERS – Designated RHP Derek Lowe for assignment. Recalled RHP Josh Lindblom frrom Round Rock (PCL).
TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Optioned RHP Mickey Storey to Buffalo (IL). Recalled OF Anthony Gose from Buffalo. Sent RHP Josh Johnson to Dunedin (FSL) for a rehab assignment.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Reinstated LHP Ted Lilly from the 15-day DL. Optioned RHP Matt Magill to Albuquerque (PCL).
NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with RHP David Aardsma on a minor league contract and assigned him to Las Vegas (PCL).
AMARILLO SOX – Signed INF Jermel Womack.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS – Released RHP Takahiro Matsuka.
ST. PAUL SAINTS – Released RHP Danny Gutierrez.
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES – Signed RHP Wes Alsup.
BUFFALO BILLS – Signed WR Robert Woods.
CHICAGO BEARS – Terminated the contract of DT Andre Fluellen.
JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS – Signed DB Jeremy Harris.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Signed WR Mark Harrison and K David Ruffer.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS – Named Doug Tatum executive director of digital media for the Saints and New Orleans Pelicans (NBA).
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES – Signed TE Will Shaw.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Signed LB Vince Williams to a four-year contract.
SEATTLE SEAHAWKS – Signed TE Darren Fells and RB Christine Michael to multi-year contracts. Released LS Adam Steiner.
BUFFALO SABRES – Re-signed F John Scott to a one-year contract.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS – Signed F Mark Van Guilder to a two-year, two-way contract.
AHL – Suspended Providence RW Graham Mink two games.
ELMIRA JACKALS – Named Robbie Nichols vice president and general manager.
USTA – Named Dan Faber executive director of USTA Serves.
ALABAMA – Promoted Antoine Pettway to men’s assistant basketball coach. Promoted John Brannen to associate head men’s basketball coach. Named Lou DeNeen strength and conditioning coach.
BELMONT – Named Cameron Newbauer women’s basketball coach.
MINNESOTA – Announced men’s basketball G Malik Smith will transfer from Florida International.
SYRACUSE – Named Brady Rourke associate director of the Stevenson Academic Center for Student-Athlete Development.
TEXAS TECH – Named Candi Whitaker women’s basketball coach.
TULSA – Named Megan Byford women’s assistant basketball coach.