TEXAS RANGERS–Announced the resignation of president of business operations Rick George to become director of athletics at Colorado.
SAN DIEGO PADRES–Named Mike Dee president and chief executive officer.
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KANNAPOLIS INTIMIDATORS–Transferred C Angel Rosario to Bristol (Appalachian).
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS–Acquired INF Ryan Brockett from Schaumburg (FL) for future considerations.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES–Released INF Kody Hightower.
LAREDO LEMURS–Signed OF Daniel Poma.
LOS ANGELES LAKERS–Signed G Jordan Farmar.
MILWAUKEE BUCKS–Signed G-F Carlos Delfino and C Zaza Puchulia.
TORONTO RAPTORS – Bought out the contract of C Marcus Camby and place him on waivers. Announced they were using their amnesty provision on F Linas Kleiza.
DALLAS COWBOYS–Waived OT J.B. Shugarts and QB Dalton Williams.
DETROIT LIONS–Released RB Jahvid Best.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS–Signed K Lawrence Tynes.
CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS–Agreed to terms with F Kyle Beach on a one-year contract.
NASHVILLE PREDATORS–Signed F Rich Clune to a two-year contract.
D.C. UNITED–Traded D Brandon McDonald to Real Salt Lake for a 2014 third-round pick in the 2014 MLS SuperDraft and a conditional 2015 draft pick.
FORT LAUDERDALE STRIKERS–Named Gunter Kronsteiner coach.
CASTLETON STATE–Announced the resignation of men’s ice hockey coach Alex Todd, to take an assistant coaching position at Nebraska-Omaha.
COLORADO–Named Rick George athletic director, effective Aug. 12.
JAMES MADISON–Named Rob Summers men’s basketball director of basketball operations.
MICHIGAN–Signed men’s basketball coach John Beilein to a three-year contract extension through the 2018-19 season.
MINNESOTA–Announced the NCAA approved a transfer waiver for G Malik Smith, who will be able to play this season.
SETON HALL–Named Devin Jefferson women’s associate head basketball coach.
ST. JOHN’S (NY)–Named Alioune Ndiaye video coordinator.
STANFORD–Signed women’s basketball coach Tara VanDerveer to a contract extension.
WISCONSIN-OSHKOSH–Announced the resignation of softball coach Cindy Suess.
WISCONSIN-WHITEWATER–Named Daryl Keone Agpalsa offensive line coach.
WOFFORD–Named Darris Nichols men’s basketball assistant coach.