Major League Baseball
MLB – Suspended Chicago White Sox minor league LHP Feny Arias (DSL-White Sox), Arizona minor league RHP Geremia Espinosa (DSL-Diamondbacks), and free agent minor league RHP Elou Jean 50 games apiece following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program.
BOSTON RED SOX – Reassigned LHP Tommy Layne, RHP Brayan Villarreal, OF Corey Brown, and INF Mike McCoy to their minor league camp. Released RHP Francisco Cordero.
MINNESOTA TWINS – Selected the contracts of INF/OF Jason Bartlett and OF Jason Kubel. Reassigned C Dan Rohlfing to their minor league camp.
NEW YORK YANKKES – Optioned INF Eduardo Nunez, LHP Cesar Cabral and RHP Shane Greene to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Reassigned INF Zelous Wheeler, OF Antoan Richardson, OF Adonis Garcia, RHP Matt Daley and C Jose Gil to their minor league camp.
SEATTLE MARINERS – Placed RHP Hisashi Iwakuma, RHP Taijuan Walker and RHP Stephen Pryor on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 21.
ATLANTA BRAVES – Placed RHP Cory Gearrin on the 15-day DL. Recalled LHP Ryan Buchter from Gwinnett (IL).
PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Placed C Chris Stewart and LHP Jeff Locke on 15-day DL, retroactive to March 21. Selected the contract of INF Travis Ishikawa from Indianapolis (IL). Assigned LHP Andy Oliver outright to Indianapolis. Designated RHP Vin Mazzaro for assignment.
WASHINGTON NATIONALS – Placed RHP Doug Fister on the 15-day DL, retroactive to March 23.
DALLAS STARS – Recalled F Chris Mueller from Texas (AHL).
FLORIDA PANTHERS – Recalled G Scott Clemmensen from San Antonio (AHL).
HARTFORD WOLF PACK – Reassigned G Jason Missiaen to Greenville (ECHL).
READING ROYALS – Signed F Greg Wolfe.
LOUISVILLE – Announced junior men’s basketball G Kevin Ware is transferring.
OHIO STATE – Announced senior men’s basketball F Anthony Lee is transferring from Temple.