CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Reinstated LHP Chris Sale from the 15-day DL. Designated RHP Frank Francisco for assignment.
TAMPA BAY RAYS – Activated RHP Alex Cobb from the 15-day DL. Optioned OF Kevin Kiermaier to Durham (IL).
CINCINNATI BENGALS – Signed QB A.J. McCarron and CB Lavelle Westbrooks.
DETROIT LIONS – Signed C Travis Swanson.
MINNESOTA VIKINGS – Signed DE Scott Crichton, S Antone Exum and LB Anthony Barr.
FLORIDA – Announced men’s freshman basketball C John Egbunu has transferred from South Florida.
UCONN – Agreed to terms with men’s basketball coach Kevin Ollie on a five-year contract through 2019.