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COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE – Suspended Kansas City 3B Miguel Tejada 105 games for violating the joint drug program.

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Optioned OF Henry Urrutia to Norfolk (IL). Recalled RHP Josh Stinson from Norfolk (IL).

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Placed RHP Ramon Troncoso on the 15-day DL. Selected the contract of RHP Jake Petricka.

CLEVELAND INDIANS – Sent RHP Josh Tomlin to Akron (EL) for a rehab assignment.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Placed OF Justin Maxwell on the bereavement list. Recalled LHP Will Smith from Omaha (PCL).

NEW YORK YANKEES – Agreed to terms with 1B Mark Reynolds. Optioned RHP Preston Claiborne to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Designated 3B Luis Cruz for assignment.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Assigned SS Hiroyuki Nakajima outright to Sacramento (PCL).

SEATTLE MARINERS – Reinstated C Jesus Sucre from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Tacoma (PCL).

TAMPA BAY RAYS – Placed DH Luke Scott on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Thursday. Reinstated RHP Brandon Gomes from the 60-day DL. Transferred RHP Jesse Crain to the 60-day DL.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Sent LHP Luis Perez to Dunedin (FSL) for a rehab assignment.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Optioned RHP Chaz Roe to Reno (PCL). Reinstated RHP Trevor Cahill from the 15-day DL. Sent C Miguel Montero to the AZL Diamondbacks for a rehab assignment.

ATLANTA BRAVES – Agreed to terms with 2B Tyler Greene on a minor league contract and assigned him to Gwinnett (IL).

CHICAGO CUBS – Sent OF Brian Bogusevic to Iowa (PCL) for a rehab assignment.

COLORADO ROCKIES – Optioned RHP Manny Corpas to Colorado Springs (PCL). Reinstated RHP Rafael Betancourt from the 15-day DL.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – Optioned RHPs Donovan Hand and Alfredo Figaro to Nashville (PCL). Recalled 1B Sean Halton from Nashville. Reinstated RHP Yovani Gallardo from the 15-day DL.

NEW YORK METS – Placed C John Buck on paternity leave. Recalled C Travis d’Arnaud from Las Vegas (PCL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Optioned LHP Sam Freeman to Memphis (PCL). Recalled LHP Tyler Lyons from Memphis.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Reinstated C Nick Hundley from paternity leave. Optioned C Chris Robinson to Tucson (PCL).

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – Sent OF Angel Pagan to the AZL Giants for a rehab assignment.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Placed RHP Taylor Jordan on the 15-day DL. Recalled OF Tyler Moore from Syracuse (IL).

American Association

GRAND PRAIRIE AIR HOGS – Signed INF Jorge Jimenez.

Atlantic League

LONG ISLAND DUCKS – Signed RHP Chris McCoy. Placed LHP Matt Way on the inactive list.

Can-Am League

NEWARK BEARS – Released LHP Steve Merslich. Signed RHP Omar Javier.



BUFFALO BILLS – Released DT Aaron Tipoti.

CHICAGO BEARS – Signed OT J’Marcus Webb, QB Jordan Palmer and DT Eric Foster. Released DL Jamaal Anderson and LB Andrew Starks.

DETROIT LIONS – Released LB Adrian Moten and S Trevor Coston. Signed LB Rocky McIntosh and CB Rashean Mathis.

MIAMI DOLPHINS – Signed LS John Denney.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released OT Kevin Haslem.

PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Released PK Danny Hrapmann. Reached an injury settlement with RB Curtis McNeal.


AUBURN – Dismissed S Demetruce McNeal from the football team.