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American League

DETOIT TIGERS – Reinstated SS-OF Jhonny Peralta from the restricted list.

SEATTLE MARINERS – Announced the resignation of manager Eric Wedge at the end of the season.

National League

MIAMI MARLINS – Fired president of baseball operations Larry Beinfest and special assistant to the president of baseball operations Jim Fleming.



CLEVELAND CAVALIERS – Promoted Trent Redden to assistant general Manager and Koby Altman director of pro player personnel. Named Alex Moore high performance director.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS – Signed C Dan Gadzuric.

MIAMI HEAT – Signed G Roger Mason Jr.

NEW YORK KNICKS – Signed F Ike Diogu.

OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER – Signed G Diante Garrett and G Rodney McGruder.



NFL – Fined Cincinnati LB Vontaze Burfict fined $31,000 for two unnecessary roughness violations ($21,000 for hitting Green bay WR James Jones, in the head and neck area; $10,000 for hitting Greeen Bay TE Ryan Taylor). Fined Cincinnati S George Iloka $15,000 for striking Green Bay TE Jermichael Finley in the head and neck area. Fined Pittsburgh WR Antonio Brown $15,750 for two unnecessary roughness violations ($7,875 for a late hit on Chicago S Chris Conte, and $7,875 for a face mask on Chicago CB Sherrick McManis). Fined Tennessee LB Moise Fokou $7,875 for a face mask violation in a game against San Diego.

CHICAGO BEARS – Signed DT Landon Cohen. Placed DT Henry Melton on injured reserve.

NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – Released CB Marquice Cole.



NHL – Announced the Board of Governors approved the sale of the Florida Panthers to Vincent Viola and Doug Cifu.

MINNESOTA WILD – Recalled G Johan Gustafsson from Iowa (AHL). Released C David Steckel from his professional tryout.


PURDUE – Announced sophomore basketball F Donnie Hale will transfer.