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Transactions

BASEBALL

American League

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Designated INF Jeff Keppinger for assignment.

TEXAS RANGERS – Recalled RHP Nick Tepesch and Miles Mikolas from Round Rock (PCL). Purchased the contract of RHP Scott Baker from Round Rock. Placed LHP Martin Perez and LHP Matt Harrison placed on 15-day DL. Designated RHP Justin Germano for assignment.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS – Placed C Dioner Navarro on the bereavement/family medical emergency list. Recalled C Erik Kratz and RHP Neil Wagner from Buffalo (IL). Optioned RHP Chad Jenkins to Buffalo.

National League

LOS ANGELES DODGERS – Activated C A.J. Ellis from the 15-day DL. Optioned C Miguel Olivo to Albuquerque (PCL).

MIAMI MARLINS – Designated RHP Henry Rodriguez for assignment. Optioned LHP Dan Jennings to New Orleans (PCL). Signed LHP Randy Wolf to one-year contract.

NEW YORK METS – Placed RHP Dillon Gee on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to May 11. Selected the contract of RHP Rafael Montero from Las Vegas (PCL).

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Optioned RHP Kevin Quackenbush to El Paso (PCL).

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Recalled 2B Kolten Wong from Memphis (PCL). Optioned INF Greg Garcia to Memphis.

BASKETBALL

NBA

DETROIT PISTONS – Named Stan Van Gundy coach and president of basketball operations.

FOOTBALL

NFL

BALTIMORE RAVENS – Signed TE Crockett Gilmore, G-C John Urschel and QB Keith Wenning to four-year contracts.

CHICAGO BEARS – Agreed to terms with CB Kyle Fuller on a four-year contract.

INDIANAPOLIS COLTS – Signed DE Jonathan Newsome.

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS – Signed OL Laurent Duvernay-Tardif.

OAKLAND RAIDERS – Waived S Tony Dye, LB Eric Harper and DE Chris McCoy.

SAN DIEGO CHARGERS – Signed G Chris Watt, DT Ryan Carrethers, RB Marion Grice and WR Tevin Reese to four-year contracts.

TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS – Signed LS Andrew DePaola. Waived CB Anthony Gaitor.

WASHINGTON REDSKINS – Signed NT Chris Davenport, WR Lee Doss, WR Cody Hoffman, WR Kofi Hughes, WR Rashad Lawrence, TE Kevin Perry, RB Silas Redd, DB Bryan Shepherd and NT Robert Thomas.

CFL

EDMONTON ESKIMOS – Released OL Cliff Louis.

HOCKEY

ECHL

READING ROYALS – Named Drew Bell president.

MOTORSPORTS

INDYCAR – Fined engine manufacturer Chevrolet $20,000 and penalized it 10 engine manufacturer’s points for violations of the engine regulations; Schmidt Peterson Motorsports $1,000 for a technical violation on its No. 77 entry driven by Simon Pagenaud and Penske Racing $1,000 for a technical violation on its No. 3 entry driven by Helio Castroneves following the May 10 Grand Prix of Indianapolis.

COLLEGE

CALIFORNIA – Named Yanni Hufnagel men’s assistant basketball coach.

ILLINOIS – Suspended men’s sophomore basketball F Darius Paul for the 2015-15 season for multiple transgressions.

TEXAS TECH – Announced the resignation of softball coach Shanon Hays.

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