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American League

BALTIMORE ORIOLES – Agreed to terms with SS Ramon Ramirez on a minor league contract.

CHICAGO WHITE SOX – Recalled INF Carlos Sanchez from Charlotte (IL).

LOS ANGELES ANGELS – Placed OF Collin Cowgill on the 15-day DL. Recalled INF Grant Green from Salt Lake (PCL).

NEW YORK YANKEES – Recalled RHP Bryan Mitchell from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (IL). Optioned OF Zoilo Almonte and RHP Matt Daley to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Assigned RHP Jim Miller outright to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS – Reinstated LHP Drew Pomeranz from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Sacramento (PCL).

SEATTLE MARINERS – Agreed to terms with LHP Spencer Hermann on a minor league contract.

TAMPA BAY RAYS – Optioned RHP Jeremy Hellickson to Montgomery (SL). Reinstated LHP Jake McGee from paternity leave.

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES – Suspended 2B Dan Uggla one game. Selected the contract of INF Phil Gosselin from Gwinnett (IL).

CINCINNATI REDS – Assigned RHP Brett Marshall outright to Louisville (IL).

COLORADO ROCKIES – Optioned UT Kyle Parker to Colorado Springs (PCL). Reinstated LHP Brett Anderson from the 15-day DL. Transferred RHP Jordan Lyles to the 60-day DL. Sent RHP Eddie Butler to Modesto (Cal) for a rehab assignment.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES – Optioned INF Matt Hague to Indianapolis (IL). Reinstated LHP Francisco Liriano from the 15-day DL.

ST. LOUIS CARDINALS – Sent LHP Kevin Siegrist to Springfield (TL) for a rehab assignment.

SAN DIEGO PADRES – Optioned RHP Jesse Hahn to El Paso (PCL). Recalled INF Jace Peterson from El Paso.



LOS ANGELES LAKERS – Traded the rights to C Sergei Lishchuk to Houston for G Jeremy Lin, and 2015 first- and second-round draft picks.



WASHINGTON CAPITALS – Re-signed D Nate Schmidt to a one-year, two-way contract.


READING ROYALS – Named Kirk MacDonald assistant coach.