MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL – RHP Roy Oswalt announced his retirement.
BOSTON RED SOX – Agreed to terms with LHP’s Jose Mijares and Rich Hill on minor league contracts.
HOUSTON ASTROS – Named Nolan Ryan executive advisor.
KANSAS CITY ROYALS – Released 2B Emilio Bonifacio.
LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Agreed to terms with RHP Brandon Lyon on a minor league contract.
LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Agreed to terms with RHP Kenley Jansen on a one-year contract.
AMARILLO SOX – Released INF Matt Greener.
GARY SOUTHSHORE RAILCATS – Released LHP Matt Jernstad.
KANSAS CITY T-BONES – Signed C Bubby Williams.
SIOUX FALLS CANARIES – Signed INF Ty Forney. Released LHP Mitchell Clegg.
WINNIPEG GOLDEYES – Signed C Luis Alen.
QUEBEC CAPITALES – Signed INF Balbino Fuenmayor.
LAKE ERIE CRUSHERS – Signed LHP Brian Del Rosso.
ATLANTA HAWKS – Signed F Cartier Martin to a second 10-day contract.
WBC – Elected Mauricio Sulaiman president.
CLEVELAND BROWNS – Announced the resignation of general manager Michael Lombardi. Promoted Ray Farmer to general manager. Announced CEO Joe Banner will step down in the next two months.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Signed LB Simoni Lawrence.
PHILADELPHIA EAGLES – Signed S David Sims.
PITTSBURGH STEELERS – Named Joey Porter defensive assistant coach.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS – Released G Gabe Carimi, TB Michael Hill, QB Jordan Rodgers and DT Derek Landri. Signed QB Mike Kafka.
CFL – Fined Montreal SB Arland Bruce III and Winnipeg DT Bryant Turner undisclosed amounts for making inappropriate comments on social media toward openly gay professional athletes.
MONTREAL ALOUETTES – Signed LB Kyries Hebert and LS Martin Bedard to three-year contracts and K Sean Whyte to a two-year contract.
WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS – Signed WRs Rory Kohlert and Nick Moore.
NHL – Suspended Colorado D Erik Johnson two game for a slashing penalty during Saturday’s game.
FLORIDA PANTHERS – Reassigned D Dylan Olsen to San Antonio (AHL).
ECHL – Suspended Stockton D Mathieu Coderre-Gagnon three games and Stockton F Garet Hunt and Alaska D Dustin Molle and Sean Curry two games and fined them, along with their teams, undisclosed amounts for their actions during Saturday’s game.
MISSOURI MAVERICKS – Waived D Evan Zych.
ST. CHARLES CHILL – Waived D Brock Wilson.
TULSA OILERS – Signed F Chapen Leblond.
IOC – Reinstated India’s Olympic committee, allowing Indian athletes to compete under their national flag for the rest of the Sochi Games.
PORTLAND TIMBERS – Signed F Schillo Tshuma and D Taylor Peay.
SKY BLUE FC – Signed D Hayley Haagsma.
ORLANDO CITY FC – Signed F Corey Hertzog.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN – Named Bob Connelly offensive line coach.
SAM HOUSTON STATE – Named Phil Longo offensive coordinator.
VANDERBILT – Named Brett Maxie defensive backs coach, Marc Lubick receivers coach and Gerry Gdowski tight ends coach. Promoted Tyler Barnes to director of player personnel.