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BASEBALL

American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Agreed to terms with 1B Chris Davis, RHP Tommy Hunter, LHP Brian Matusz, RHP Bud Norris and LHP Troy Patton on one-year contracts.

BOSTON RED SOX – Agreed to terms with 1B/OF Mike Carp, INF Jonathan Herrera, and RHP Junichi Tazawa on one-year contracts.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Agreed to terms with INF Gordon Beckham and OF Alejandro De Aza on one-year contracts.

CLEVELAND INDIANS – Agreed to terms with LHP Marc Rzepczynski on a one-year contract.

DETROIT TIGERS – Agreed to terms with RHPs Al Alburquerque, Rick Porcello and Max Scherzer and OFs Andy Dirks and Austin Jackson on one-year contracts.

HOUSTON ASTROS – Agreed to terms with C Jason Castro and INF/OF Jesus Guzman on one-year contracts.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Agreed to terms with INF Emilio Bonifacio, RHP Luke Hochevar and 1B Eric Hosmer on one-year contracts.

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Agreed to terms with RHP Ernesto Frieri and RHP Fernando Salas on one-year contracts.

MINNESOTA TWINS – Agreed to terms with 3B Trevor Plouffe, RHP Anthony Swarzak and LHP Brian Duensing on one-year contracts.

NEW YORK YANKEES – Agreed to terms with OF Brett Gardner and RHPs Shawn Kelley, Ivan Nova and RHP David Robertson on one-year contracts.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Agreed to terms with RHP Luke Gregerson, INFs Jed Lowrie and Brandon Moss and OF Craig Gentry on one-year contracts.

SEATTLE MARINERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Logan Kensing and C Manny Pina on minor league contracts.

TAMPA BAY RAYS – Agreed to terms with RHP Jeremy Hellickson, LHPs Jake McGee and Cesar Ramos, OFs Matt Joyce and Sean Rodriguez and C Jose Lobaton on one-year contracts.

TEXAS RANGERS – Agreed to terms with RHPs Neftali Perez and Alexi Ogando on one-year contracts.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Agreed to terms with LHP Brett Cecil, OF Colby Rasmus and RHP Esmil Rogers on one-year contracts.

National League

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS – Agreed to terms with LHP Joe Thatcher on a one-year contract.

ATLANTA BRAVES – Agreed to terms with RHP Kris Medlen, LHP Mike Minor, INF Chris Johnson and OF Jordan Schafer on one-year contracts.

CHICAGO CUBS – Agreed to terms with OF Nate Schierholtz, INF Luis Valbuena, LHP James Russell and RHP Pedro Strop on one-year contracts.

CINCINNAI REDS – Agreed to terms with RHP Sam LeCure on a two-year contract and RHP Alfredo Simon and RHP Mike Leake on a one-year contracts.

COLORADO ROCKIES – Agreed to terms with RHP Juan Nicasio and OF Drew Stubbs on one-year contracts.

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Agreed to terms with LHP Clayton Kershaw on a seven-year contract.

MIAMI MARLINS – Agreed to terms with OF Giancarlo Stanton, RHP Steve Cishek and LHP Mike Dunn on one-year contracts.

MILWAUKEE BREWERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Marco Estrada and 1B-3B Juan Francisco on one-year contracts. Agreed to terms with 1B/3B Mark Reynolds on a minor league contract.

NEW YORK METS – Agreed to terms with RHP Bobby Parnell, 2B Daniel Murphy and OF Eric Young Jr. on one-year contracts.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES – Named Charlie Manuel senior adviser to the general manager. Agreed to terms with OF John Mayberry Jr. on a one-year contract.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Agreed to terms with INFs Pedro Alvarez, Gaby Sanchez and Neil Walker; RHPs Vin Mazzaro and Mark Melancon; and OF Travis Snider on one-year contracts.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Agreed to terms with OFs Jon Jay and Peter Bourjos on one-year contracts.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Agreed to terms with RHPs Ian Kennedy and Tyson Ross, INFs Everth Cabrera and Chase Headley and INF/OF Kyle Blanks on one-year contracts.

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS – Agreed to terms with OF Gregor Blanco, RHP Yusmeiro Petit and INF Tony Abreu on one-year contracts.

WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Agreed to terms with C Wilson Ramos, RHP Drew Storen and LHPs Ross Detwiler and Jerry Blevins on one-year contracts and RHP Jordan Zimmermann and SS Ian Desmond on two-year contracts.

BASKETBALL

NBA

BOSTON CELTICS – Signed G/F Chris Johnson to a 10-day contract.

FOOTBALL

NFL

NFL – Fined New Orleans S Rafael Bush $21,000 and San Francisco RB Frank Gore and WR Anquan Boldin and Carolina CB Josh Thomas $7,875 for their actions during last week’s games. Fined New England RB Stevan Ridley $5,250 for a uniform violation.

DETROIT LIONS – Named Teryl Austin defensive coordinator and Bill Sheridan linebackers coach. Retained special teams coordinator John Bonamego, assistant offensive line coach Terry Heffernan, tight ends coach Bobby Johnson, defensive line coach Kris Kocurek, running backs coach/run game coordinator Curtis Modkins, quality control/special teams coach Evan Rothstein, offensive line coach Jeremiah Washburn and assistant defensive line coach/pass rush specialist Jim Washburn.

GREEN BAY PACKERS – Announced the resignation of linebackers coach Kevin Greene.

TENNESSEE TITANS – Named Jason Michael offensive coordinator.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS – Named Wes Phillips tight ends coach. Retained offensive line coach Chris Foerster and defensive coordinator Jim Haslett.

HOCKEY

NHL

NHL – Fined Phoenix F Martin Hanzal $5,000 for high-sticking double minor penalty during Thursday’s game.

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS – Reassigned D Thomas Larkin from Evansville (ECHL) to Springfield (AHL).

FLORIDA PANTHERS – Traded C Steve Pinizzotto to Edmonton for C Ryan Martindale.

NEW YORK ISLANDERS – Loaned F Kirill Kabanov to MoDo (Sweden).

PHOENIX COYOTES – Assigned D Rostislav Klesia to Portland (AHL).

ST. LOUIS BLUES – Activated F Alexander Steen from injured reserve.

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